The company claims to have created the first-ever social event app. Event organizers use its white-labeled technology to keep participants engaged in event, and measure that engagement after its over.
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Eventbrite has acquired Lanyrd, a startup that provides a social directory of conferences and other professional events, and Latin American ticketing service Eventioz.
Scratch Music Group has closed its second round of funding to connect DJs with events. Since 2002, it has provided DJs for over 30,000 events, entertained 12 million people, and taught 500,000 people DJing skills.
Yahoo is holding a New York event this Monday for a mystery announcement.
MoveTogether is a mobile app that makes it easier to discover and organize casual activities with friends.
That vision has produced events where Activision and the State Department, QuikSilver and the Gates Foundation rub shoulders with music industry giants. And where beauty and fashion — Diane von Furstenberg — meet brains and technology: Google Glass.