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SXSW Online Did Not Suck (Like Most Zoom Conferences Do)

In its highly experimental 2021 edition, South by Southwest shows how Zoom conferences can be done

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Omar L. Gallaga

Omar L. Gallaga

Tech culture writer and podcaster, now freelancing in Texas. Bylines: Washington Post, WSJ, CNN, NPR, Wired, Texas Monthly. Here for all your wordy needs.

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