#EventTech Digest – Social Media Tools and Grandmaster Flash

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Gartner’s Hype Cycle has been released, it’s the best forward looking resource that comes out every year. Technologies not even in sight of the bleeding edge? Read all about it. Social media tools, event failures and Grandmaster Flash. What more could you ever need?

John J. Wall (@johnjwall)
VP Marketing

p.s. We’re back again this week at #EventTech chat, Thursday 5pm Eastern. Show up and mention Grandmaster Flash to win a $25 Amazon Gift Card.

Gartner’s 2014 Hype Cycle for Emerging Technologies The full 2014 Hype Cycle Special Report Evaluates the Maturity of More Than 2,000 Technologies, check out this free overview. [continue…] http%3A%2F%2Fna2.www.gartner.com%2Fimagesrv%2Fnewsroom%2Fimages%2FHC_ET_2014.jpg%3Bpv4cc7877f7de80268
16 Social Media Tools The Experts Swear By A Heavyweight list from Social Fresh. Path makes the list and rumor is they are about to be acquired by Apple. [continue…] http%3A%2F%2Fsocialfresh.com%2Fwp-content%2Fuploads%2F2014%2F06%2Fbuffer.png
Jason Keath, CEO & Founder, SocialFresh on The EventTech Podcast @gadgetboy talks with Jason Keath, CEO & Founder of SocialFresh, the leading Social Media event in the world. [continue…] http%3A%2F%2Fi3.ytimg.com%2Fvi%2Fzn90cVPw3Uc%2Fhqdefault.jpg

The Real Cost Of Event Management Blunders In our “win at all costs” society, honest tales of failure can be hard to come by. The reality is you’ll learn a whole lot more from an event that tanks compared to one that’s successful. Learn how failure to screen your vendors can come back to bite you. [continue..]


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Grandmas Tagging Themselves as Grandmaster Flash on Facebook Anyone who starts writing ‘grandma’ is presented with an autofill to pioneering hip hop DJ Grandmaster Flash. This creates some amusing posts… [continue…] http%3A%2F%2Fwww.independent.co.uk%2Fincoming%2Farticle9728610.ece%2Fbinary%2Foriginal%2Fgrandmaster.jpg