Samsung’s Galaxy S4, Cisco’s Gender Mea Culpa and YamTrader’s SXSW Troll: The AllThingsD Week in Review 3/10/13 — 3/16/13

The Top 10 stories of the week, in one convenient serving.

Still No Home for Firefox on iOS

Mozilla won’t resume development on Firefox Home.

Automattic’s Matt Mullenweg on the Importance of Working Remotely

Strong words from the man behind WordPress on Marissa Mayer’s recent work-from-home mandate.

Artificial Intelligence, Al Gore, Modern Blogging and More: Where to Find ATD at SXSW

Let’s just say it’s not our first rodeo.


At SXSW It’s All About How You Arrive, Startups Hope

At South by Southwest it’s not just about mingling with hoodie-sporting digerati and beta testing their latest apps, it’s equally important how you arrive. At least that’s what startups like Silvercar, SideCar and Tagged are hoping.

Napster, the Movie

Featuring Shawn Fanning and Sean Parker, brought to you by Bill from “Bill & Ted’s.”

News Byte

Rdio Head of Design Wilson Miner Goes to Facebook

Wilson Miner, the lead designer at streaming music application Rdio, has left the company for a design position at Facebook, according to a message Miner posted from his Twitter account on Monday. Miner was most recently responsible for a complete redesign of the Rdio web application launched at South by Southwest in March, and had been at the company for more than two years. Facebook also recently snagged two other prominent hires to work on design: Ex-YouTuber Margaret Stewart, and Elizabeth Windram, formerly of Quora.

Party On … And On … And On, Geek (But Not Much Else): A Newbie Reflects on SXSW

Guess what? It was a party down there.


The Homeless Defend Becoming Hotspots

An experiment with letting homeless people make money by serving as wireless Internet hotspots raised plenty of eyebrows at this year’s South By Southwest festival in Austin, Texas.

South by Southwest Parties On, Despite the Rain

AllThingsD tries to check out Austin’s party scene, at least until bedtime.
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