Mediabistro.com’s managing editor Rebecca Fox is headed to Austin for the SXSW Interactive Conference. She’ll be on the lookout for stories on digital media innovations and about how the economy is affecting the industry. Her stories will appear here on WebNewser through the weekend and into next week.

Rebecca is also heading up a core conversation, along with Rachel Sklar, entitled, “Why is Blogging Bloodsport for Women.” That’s Sunday morning at 11:30amCT, if you’re there.