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
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!
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