We are happy to announce that ProtonMail has been selected as a finalists in the Innovative World Technologies category for the 2015 SXSW Accelerator competition, the marquee event of the South by Southwest Interactive Festival’s Startup Village, where leading startups from around the world showcase some of the most impressive new technology innovations to a panel of judges and a live audience. More than five hundred companies submitted to present at SXSW Accelerator, and we’re happy to be among the 48 finalists selected in six different categories.
The two-day event will be held the first weekend of SXSW Interactive, Saturday, March 14 through Sunday, March 15, in Austin, Texas. We’re excited by this opportunity to present ProtonMail’s innovative technology to an American audience. Today, users from the US make up a rapidly growing part of the ProtonMail userbase and it is always amazing to see so many people who share our vision of protecting civil liberties and enhancing internet security and privacy. (more…)