Industrial design studio Mike & Maaike poaches the world's most expensive necklaces through Google and renders them in pixelated leather.
week in review Facebook's IPO inches closer with pricing announcement, while Oracle v. Google goes to the jury. Also: Microsoft books partnership with Barnes & Noble and the Samsung Galaxy S III arrives, sort of.
For the first time, Amazon.com reports that it is selling more Kindle e-books than paperbacks. Since January 1, for every 100 paperback books Amazon sold, the company sold 115 Kindle books.
Design firm Mike and Maaike show renderings of the Autonomobile, an electric driverless car.
Here's Part 2 of the Crossfade TV crew's South by Southwest report. This time, Anngie and Mike pick their favorite hip-hop and electro bands, including: Ice Cube, The Black Ghosts, and The Cool Kids.