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HelloSponsor Connects Brands With Local Events Looking For Sponsorships

While programmatic ads continue to reshape the web advertising landscape, the market for advertising at public events still lags behind. HelloSponsor, which just launched after going through AngelPad'

Today Is The Last Day To Vote For The Crunchies!

There are just a few hours left to cast your vote for the best startups, the best founders, and the best tech achievements and more at our amazing event in SF next week. The Crunchies will be held on

Join Me Tomorrow In Krakow

I’ll be speaking at an event held by Geek Girls Carrots Crakow, a group of amazing programmers who are working to bring everyone onto the STEM wagon. The event will be held at Przemysłowa 12 in

SocialTables, A Collaborative Event-Planning Service, Raises $8 Million Series A

DC-based SocialTables has announced its latest raise, an $8 million Series A round led by Bessemer Venture Partners with Thayer Ventures joining. The company previously raised $1.6 million to help str

Join TechCrunch In Beijing Next Week

Shortly after the launch of TechCrunch.cn last year, we brought TechCrunch's International City Event, organized by our official partner TechNode, to Shanghai, China. This year the event is coming to

Eventblimp For iPhone Aggregates Nearby Events From Facebook, Eventbrite, Meetup And More

A handy iPhone application called Eventblimp is launching today on the iTunes App Store to help you better discover all the different types of local events and activities happening around you. To do s

Automatic Album Maker Moment.me Launches A New Service For Mobile Event Websites

Apps that help users make sense of their ever-growing photo collections through automatic organization and curation would seem to make sense, and offer a service people need. But over the past year or

Splash, The Party Scientists Stealing Big Business From Eventbrite

People don’t want ads, they want memories. To shift from spammy marketing to providing experiences, companies like Anheuser-Busch, Spotify, NPR, and Wired promoted 80,000 events in 2013 with a littl

Only 24 Hours Left To Apply To TechCrunch Battlefield!

Listen up, future entrepreneurial superstars! <a href="https://beta.techcrunch.com/events/disrupt-ny-2014/the-battlefield/">Battlefield applications</a> are due tomorrow, February 27th at 5pm PDT. Do

YC-Backed Eventjoy Is A One-Stop Shop For Organizing Events

Y Combinator-backed Eventjoy, a service that makes it easier to organize events using online and mobile tools, is officially making its debut today, offering support for online ticketing, event websit

Twitter Mobile Update Bubbles Trending Events To The Top Of The Timeline, Adds Photo Editing

Twitter has just released an update to its Android client (coming soon to iOS) that brings new photo editing tools to the service, which are likely meant to make it easier to share photos direct and k

EXMO, A Mobile Events Platform Making Conferences More Social, Exits Beta

Although there are a number of mobile applications working to replace the printed guidebook for conferences and events, there's no all-out market leader at this point. In addition, a number of the com

Announcing The First Hardware Battlefield Where One Startup Will Win $50,000

Hardware is king. VCs are investing, hackers are taking notice, and a subculture of "artisanal" design, prototyping, and manufacturing has grown almost overnight. And now we're looking for some of the

Tweetwall, The Twitter Display Provider Used By The Big Guys, Goes Self-Serve & Launches On iPad

Tweetwall, a Twitter display provider for events (you know, for “tweet walls”), which has been used by customers including CNN, PayPal, Yahoo, Intel, eBay, Microsoft, the Obama campaign, S

As The Smart Calendar Market Heats Up, Calendo For iPhone Doesn’t Want To Just Manage Your Calendar – It Wants To Fill It

In recent months, the iOS App Store has filled with "smart" calendars like Sunrise, Tempo, and Cue, for example, but despite its name, a new Tel Aviv-based startup called <a target="_blank" href="http

Eventful 2.0 Gives Its 20M Users A Personalized List Of Everything Going On Nearby

It's not going to win any beauty pageants, but Eventful's 2.0 could make sure you never get bored. It's racked up 20 million registered users and shows of 4 million events at a time, but with today's

Facebook Adds Weather Forecasts To Events And Public Places To Show Useful Info Where People Need It

Facebook has come up with another way to prevent you from leaving its site. While you’re setting up an event, especially one that’s going to take place outside, it makes total sense that y

The Weird, The Bad, And The Samsung

A few years ago, T-Mobile hired a very excitable PR team to hold "parties" for their big launches. They would trot out celebrities, rent out whole downtown clubs, and try to make each launch - remembe

With $1.5M In Fresh Funding, Social Calendar App UpTo Now Lets Any Group Create & Publish Its Own Event Stream

Founded in 2011, Detroit-based startup <a target="_blank" href="http://www.upto.com/">UpTo</a> set out on an important mission: Turn your daily calendar into a social network. Sure, social calendaring

Mobile App Builder TapCanvas Exits Beta, Partners With Eventbrite To Make Event App Creation Easier

<a target="_blank" href="http://www.tapcanvas.com/">TapCanvas</a>, a startup that helps people build mobile applications without programming knowledge, is exiting beta today and announcing a partnersh
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