SXSWORLD November 2012


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Fandango, the Los Angeles-based movie ticketing service, has con- nected into Apple's new Passbook App for iOS 6, which will allow movie users to store Fandango's mobile barcode tickets within the app. Taking Care of Business to Business A look at companies who are part of the SXSWORLD ASCAP introduces OnStage, a new program that pays members for every live performance in every licensed venue. Members provide basic details about the perfor- mance and receive an OnStage payment with their normal ASCAP distribution. Vitamin T, a division of Aquent, has partnered with the Webby Awards to explore the latest dig- ital trends. The new joint venture, Webby Connect, is fi lled with inter- views, videos and a Live Google Hangout. Vimeo® recently announced two new features that enable creators to earn money from their fi lms and videos. Available now, Tip Jar allows viewers to voluntarily contribute money. Over the next months, Vimeo will also roll out an open pay-to-view service that allows creators to sell work behind a paywall. Design That Rocks is set to launch Print That Rocks, a service to manage print processes for business, nonprofi ts , bands and Immediately following its fourth successful year at SXSW, Australian export initiative SOUNDS AUSTRALIA received a welcome boost from the Australian Federal Government that further commits to and extends invest- ment in the national export program. Since its conception in 2009, SOUNDS AUSTRALIA has undertaken activity on behalf of Australian artists and industry at 39 international show- case events across six countries, including marketing, networking, trade show coordination and showcase presentations. The fl agship event for all, though, is still the Aussie BBQ at SXSW that was founded by partners Stagemothers over a decade ago, and that has in recent years found its home at Maggie Mae's on 6th Street. Made famous at SXSW, the largest showcase of Australian talent outside of Australia is now widely recognized at music festivals and showcase conference events around the world as being synonymous with the best of the best Australian artists. For the fi rst time this November, SOUNDS AUSTRALIA is taking the Aussie BBQ on tour to India with showcases in Mumbai, Bangalore and New Delhi. Newtek has announced the release of TriCaster™ 8000, the fi rs Silvia Davi has joined BMI as Vice President and Head of Strategic Communications and Marketing. By supporting hundreds of open source and creative projects, Media Temple estimates that it has contributed $10M in service, bandwidth and expert support. SapientNitro is releasing Insights 2013. This second-annual report focuses on the evolving nature of consumer experiences in today's digitized, borderless world. Building on the success and inno- vative design of the Canon EOS 5D Mark II, Canon has introduced the Canon EOS 6D digital SLR. Priced at only $2,099, the EOS 6D body is a mid-tier DSLR that makes full-frame digital photography affordable for serious photographers. Propellerhead will soon be show- casing its award-winning audio interface, Balance with Reason Essentials, as well as Reason with Rack Extensions and their popular mobile app, Figure. 4 Get the free Mississippi Blues Trail app at the Apple iTunes® store and view markers, artist bios, timelines and videos while planning your musical itinerary in Mississippi. SXSW ORLD / NOVEMBER 2012 Analog Creative Inc. was selected to create the theatrical release website for Hybrid Vigor, a new crowdfunded indie fi lm from director Brandon Fowler. t live television production platform that allows producers to create multi-camera video programs for broadcasting, live streaming and projection, while simultaneously publishing clips and stills to Facebook, YouTube, Twitter and Flickr. Tagged announced it has open sourced popular IM client Digsby, which it recently acquired. Tagged is now hosting Digsby on GitHub for anyone to access. musicians. PTR protects brand equity with consistent color man- agement and managed standards across all print and web platforms. Nikon Corporation has released the Nikon D600. Despite having the smallest and lightest body among Nikon FX-format cam- eras, the D600 offers advanced basic camera performance and is equipped with a new FX-format CMOS image sensor, with an effective pixel count of 24.3 mil- lion pixels and the same EXPEED 3 image-processing engine built into high-end Nikon D-SLRs (D4, D800, D800E). ShareVault is thrilled to announce its new mobile application for iPad. Secure document sharing has never been more convenient! SESAC now pays affi liates monthly royalties for domestic/terrestrial radio performances. SESAC will expand the monthly distributions to other platforms in the coming months. Avid®'s customers have topped the list of Emmy® Award nominees and winners at the 2012 Creative Arts and Primetime Emmy Awards. The majority of the nominees used one or more Avid systems such as Media Composer®, Pro Tools® and Sibelius®. The Village has restored the original Masonic Throne Room as its beautiful new orchestral room. Recent television and fi lm scores done at the studio include Nashville and Hunger Games with recent music recordings by John Mayer, Colbie Caillat and Biffy Clyro.

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