Past Meetup

Boston New Technology October 2014 Product Showcase #BNT46

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PayPal Start Tank

One International Place · Boston, MA

How to find us

Check in at security desk in lobby. Please bring a photo I.D. Your member profile must show your full name.

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Details

Free event! Come learn about 6 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 Questions & Answers. Please follow @BostonNewTech (http://twitter.com/BostonNewTech/) and use the #BNT46 hashtag in social media posts: details here (http://bit.ly/promotebnt).

Sponsors:

Foley Hoag LLP (http://bit.ly/BNTHoag) - No industry moves faster or makes a bigger impact on the way we live than the technology industry. Technology innovators in software, hardware, gaming, entertainment and telecom turn to Foley Hoag LLP to help secure and maintain their leadership positions in this competitive industry. Our attorneys provide a comprehensive array of legal services for companies in all stages of development, from conception through profitability and beyond. For more information, please click here (http://bit.ly/1bNCJcz) to visit our website for technology entrepreneurs. www.FoleyHoag.com (http://bit.ly/1bNCJcz)[masked]

Start Tank (http://bit.ly/1uD0pXZ) - An innovation space for the next generation of startups. Entrepreneurs collaborate with each other, work alongside PayPal teams, tap into a vast network of contacts and leverage seasoned entrepreneurs’ expertise to help grow their companies. With locations in Boston, London, and Chennai, Start Tank is helping accelerate the growth of local startup ecosystems across the globe. www.starttank.com (http://bit.ly/1uD0pXZ)

Alpha Anywhere (http://bit.ly/1qXSaE6) - A complete development environment - it combines all the server and client side development components needed for building feature-rich, responsive, cross-platform apps with the ability to wrap them with PhoneGap Build. Developers from BNT can Contact Us here (http://bit.ly/YNgakc) to receive an extended 60-day trial for Free. Others can Get In Touch (http://bit.ly/1y9rwPb) and receive a free quote towards building your web/mobile MVPs and Prototypes, or even full-blown HTML5 apps.

Products / Presenters:

1. ScanKart (http://bit.ly/1vV4tEj) / @scankart (http://www.twitter.com/scankart) - Connecting people with local artisanal food and wine makers. (Gaurav Mehta / @gauravdmehta (http://www.twitter.com/gauravdmehta)) Tech: iOS, Python, Django www.scankart.com (http://bit.ly/1vV4tEj)

2. Digital Maze Games (http://bit.ly/1o2dGKm) / @mazefire56 (http://www.twitter.com/mazefire56) - Try 30 different fun & educational maze games at mazefire.com (click ‘n play). (Donald M. O'Malley) www.mazefire.com (http://bit.ly/1o2dGKm)

3. Library Fundraising Accelerator (http://bit.ly/1qsxalM) - Over 60MM books is donated to Volunteer Organizations annually, Original software facilitates selections by volunteers, Proceeds return to the contributing community (Simona Alexandrov) lfabooks.org (http://bit.ly/1qsxalM)

4. pubEngage Mobile Apps (http://bit.ly/1sjMXd9) / @hubEngage (http://www.twitter.com/hubEngage)- Snap-on engine for mobile and web apps that employs Continuous Integrated Loop (CoIL) Marketing™ to engage users based on user behavior, proximity technologies, feedback and big data algorithms. (Tushneem Dharmagadda, Yash Chitre & Chris Requena / @Tushneem (http://www.twitter.com/Tushneem) @yashschitre (http://www.twitter.com/yashschitre) @CERequena) (http://www.twitter.com/CERequena)) Tech: iOS, Java/J2EE, MySQL www.pubEngage.com (http://bit.ly/1sjMXd9)

5. layrs (http://bit.ly/1EAKJtH) / @layrsapp (http://www.twitter.com/layrsapp) - True multi-layer photo editing on a mobile device. (Janice Ozguc / @tweetjeo (http://www.twitter.com/tweetjeo)) Tech: Proprietary segmental detection algorithm. www.layrsapp.com (http://bit.ly/1EAKJtH)

6. Attopedia (http://bit.ly/1tHE1tg) - A Wikipedia client for Android Wear smartwatches (Dheera Venkatraman / @dheeranet (http://www.twitter.com/dheeranet)) Tech: Android, Java, Python dheera.net/projects/android-attopedia (http://bit.ly/1tHE1tg)

7. Voice Dream Reader (http://bit.ly/1ChouFk) / @VoiceDreamApp (http://www.twitter.com/VoiceDreamApp) - Reading tool for students and adults with reading difficulties, such as dyslexia, autism, low vision, or blindness. This iOS app has reached top 10 grossing in the education category in 86 countries. (Winston Chen / @WinstonChen (http://www.twitter.com/WinstonChen)) Tech: iOS. www.voicedream.com (http://bit.ly/1ChouFk)

Agenda:

6:00 to 7:00 - Networking with dinner and beverages

7:00 to 7:10 - Announcements

7:10 to 8:20 - Presentations, Questions & Answers

8:20 to 9:00 - Networking

Directions & Parking:

Public Transportation:

South Station (Red and Orange Line): Located .5 miles from the building which is an 8 minute walk.

Park Street (Green Line): Located .7 miles from the building which is a 15 minute walk.

Parking:

The Garage at Post Office Square is a short walk from PayPal and the nightly rate after 4:00 pm is $9.00. For more information click here (http://www.posquare.com/rates.html).