Banners hang in the atrium of the Austin Convention Center on the eve of the opening of the 27th South By Southwest (SXSW) interactive, film and music festival. - 

It's time for Silicon Tally. How well have you kept up with the week in tech news?

This week's guest joins us from Austin, Texas in preparation for our trip to SXSW. Nathan Bernier is a host and reporter for KUT, the local NPR station.

Follow Ben Johnson at @@TheBrockJohnson