June 2013 Boston New Technology Showcase #BNT30 21+

Free event! June meeting of the Boston New Tech Meetup - 30th edition! This event is 21+, due to alcohol being served.

Come learn about 7 innovative and exciting technology products and network with the Boston/Cambridge startup community!  Each presenter gets 5 minutes for product demonstration and 5 minutes for Q&A.  Please follow @BostonNewTech and use the #BNT30 hashtag in social media posts: details here.

Products & Presenters:

1. Zappix / @iZappix - Free mobile app for customer service supports companies, government agencies and nonprofits. (Gal Steinberg / @gswave) Tech: iOS, Android, PHP. www.Zappix.com

2. ShopRagHouse / @TheRagHouse - Website helps fashion designers of ALL skill levels compete to have limited edition pieces crowdfunded, made and sold for a share of the profits. (Bridgette Hylton / @BridgetteHylton) www.ShopRagHouse.com

3. Zeppelin / @Zepppelin - Mobile app brings Business Data to your fingertips. Connects to various business apps, extracts important data and presents it in a simple and concise way. (Anze Vodovnik / @AVodovnik) Tech: iOS, MySQL, Cloud, Nginx, Node.js, Redis. www.zeppelin.co

4. Dashbell / @Dash_Bell - The OpenTable for Independent Hotels: Hotel management, online booking and distribution to travel brands. (Paige Brown / @sweetcarolinepb) Tech: CakePhP, MySQL, Javascript. www.Dashbell.com

5. MapMyEnergy - Provides free energy consumption data and shows its effect on U.S. property values. Offers targeted advertising to interested consumers. (Brian Butler) Tech: Ruby on Rails, Zillow API, Google Maps API. www.MapMyEnergy.com

6. GroupTones - Simple, easy to use mapping tool connects today's Do-It-Yourself music community. (Daniel Adler / @Group_tones_dag) Tech: Google Maps. www.GroupTones.com

7. Moodsnap / @MoodsnapFM - Seamlessly connects you to music that matches your taste in any situation. (David Blutenthal / @dblut7) Tech: iOS, Spotify API, Echo Nest API's www.moodsnap.fm


6:00 to 7:00 - Networking with beer, wine, non-alcoholic beverages and an assortment of appetizers provided by Boston.com

7:00 to 7:10 - Announcements

7:10 to 8:30 - Presentations, Q&A

8:30 to 9:00 - More Networking

Directions & Parking:

Upon entering The Boston Globe site, you can either continue straight to park under the building (recommended) or turn left to park in front of the building (limited space). Here are directions & a Google map.

Public Transportation: Take the MBTA RED LINE to the JFK/UMASS Station and walk a few blocks south on William T Morrissey Blvd. The Globe will be on your right.

Enter the lobby through the front door. Give your name at the security desk and you will be directed to the Globe Lab space.

Sponsor and Host:





Check out Boston.com’s “The Hive”, Boston's source for innovation - a place where where emerging technology, companies and all things innovative in Boston are showcased, including job listings, startups, leaders/innovators and events!

Boston.com - The region’s leading digital destination for information about our community, and active involvement in it – free, wide open to all, and comprehensive. The site provides the best and broadest coverage of breaking news and things to do and exclusive, top quality news, sports, and entertainment content. Follow @Bostondotcom and join them on facebook. www.Boston.com


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  • Brad D.

    Check out these videos of the 7 presenters at #BNT30 http://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLADxLy4JrCru_fEIDxGLuXn0lzuwJFliR

    Care to share?...Here's a short link to Tweet the message above: goo.gl/oVN73

    1 · June 14, 2013

  • Manuel

    i enjoyed the meetup. Hi everyone, i am looking for something to do, i am junior web developer trying to improve my skills, i have background on PHP Web developer, QA and technical support, if you have something that i can do please let me know. thanks

    1 · June 14, 2013

  • Vivjan M.

    Great having all of you on Tuesday!
    Check out some of the photos from the presentations on our new Facebook page - https://www.facebook.com/BostonNewTech

    1 · June 13, 2013

  • Robert

    Great event. Loved the MoodSnap App. Will definitely use once its released.

    2 · June 13, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    It was great meeting everyone and seeing such interesting and innovative companies. If anyone is looking for a marketing professional or knows of anyone seeking marketing assistance I am currently looking for a new opportunity. Feel free to contact me at [masked]. Thanks!

    2 · June 13, 2013

  • Ted R.

    I really like the ShopRagHouse idea. I think it has a lot of promise. Good luck!

    3 · June 11, 2013

    • Bridgette

      Thanks so much! Let us know if you have more feedback: [masked]

      1 · June 12, 2013

  • Jamie M.

    Very nice to meet so many people interested in startups for technology! I'm currently working on a project and would love to meet any mobile app developers out there looking for a project!

    1 · June 12, 2013

  • Manuel

    it was very good to be there. i really like it.

    1 · June 12, 2013

  • Viktor G.

    Many interesting people were there. Presentations were very interesting and engaging.

    1 · June 11, 2013

  • Michael J.

    Looks like an interesting agenda

    1 · June 11, 2013

  • Will S.

    Plus one

    June 11, 2013

  • Fernando R.

    See you there!!!!

    June 11, 2013

  • Navah F.

    Dave will be taking my place - looking forward to learning and sharing!

    June 11, 2013

  • Bob T.


    June 11, 2013

  • Bob T.

    Always like new technology innovation .

    June 11, 2013

  • Jamie M.

    See u there

    June 10, 2013

  • Neil L.

    have another commitment Tues eve (tomorrow). How come such short notice?

    June 10, 2013

  • Neil L.

    Sorry but I have another commitment for Tues evening.

    June 10, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    With one guest

    June 10, 2013

  • Ilya L.

    I will attend

    June 10, 2013

  • Kevin G.

    Can I bring a High Def camera for my public access cable tv show "On Your Computer"?

    June 10, 2013

  • Edward L.

    can't make this one :-(

    June 10, 2013

  • Gal S.

    I look forward to presenting www.zappix.com in the June 2013 Boston New Technology Showcase #BNT30 21+

    June 10, 2013

  • Ethan G.

    I have a conflicting meetup, going to try to make both!

    June 10, 2013

  • Nathan

    MusicTown will be there!

    June 10, 2013

  • Gaurav C.

    +2 guests.

    June 10, 2013

  • Les C.

    Am relocating to Boston in August from New York and will be in Boston 15th-19th June so able to attend this event ;-)

    June 9, 2013

  • Kevin H.

    I will be late but I think I'll be there.

    June 8, 2013

  • Davorin


    June 6, 2013

  • Erika

    Can't wait to attend!

    June 6, 2013

  • Sri C.

    i have a conflict, i am going to miss this event!

    June 5, 2013

  • Jon R.

    Sorry This is the first meeting of my cloud computing meetup

    May 30, 2013

  • Dan B.

    SpeakYourMind Foundation will be there!

    1 · May 30, 2013

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