Boston New Technology Meetup Oct 2012 #bnt22

Wayfair 177 Huntington Ave Boston, MA


Free event! October meeting of the Boston New Tech Meetup - 22nd edition!

Come learn about 8 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 #BNT22 hashtag in social media posts: details here.

Products & Presenters:

  1. ShoutAbout / @ShoutAboutNews - Engagement tool for media sites helps readers take constructive actions in response to news. (Mat Morgan / @MatMorgan
  2. Prospective Plus / @ProspectivePlus - Common job application for quickly recruiting better entry level candidates. (Phoebe Farber) Tech: Coldfusion
  3. Taxi Right Now / @TaxiRightNow - Taxi Reservation mobile app finds you the closest available taxi ride. (Sam Garzon) Tech: iOS
  4. ActivePepper / @ActivePepper - Mobile application helps people find sports partners and sports activities nearby. (Yasi Baiani / @Yasaman Tech: iOS, JavaScript, AJAX, JAX-RS, Java, Mongo
  5. Politoscape (George Ko)
  6. Timbre / @TimbreApp - Location based music app connects users with local artists, concerts and performances. (Zachariah Reiner / @ZSR5) Tech: iOS
  7. Mapocosm / Map Explorer - Mobile app with innovative features for exploring and sharing custom maps! (David Asher / @AsherDavid Tech: Android
  8. AutoBike / @EvolveTheBike - Automatic shifting bicycle maximizes comfort and minimizes complexity. (Sean Simpson / @SeanSimp


6:00 - Setup time for presenters

6:30 to 7:30 - Networking with beverages and Pizza provided by Babson College

7:30 to 9:00 - Presentations, Q&A

Directions & Parking:

Here is a Google mapTake an elevator to the 24th floor and look for signs.

Parking: Available for BNT attendees for $15 at Church of Christ, Scientist (info) or at the Prudential Center (info).

Public Transportation: Take the MBTA GREEN LINE (E) to the Prudential Station and walk a half block Southwest on Huntington. The building will be on your right.

Sponsor and Host:

Sponsorship has been graciously provided by:

Babson College is the educator, convener, and thought leader for Entrepreneurship of All Kinds™. The College is a dynamic living and learning laboratory, where students, faculty, and staff work together to address the real-world problems of business and society -- while at the same time evolving our methods and advancing our programs. We shape the leaders our world needs most: those with strong functional knowledge and the skills and vision to navigate change, accommodate ambiguity, surmount complexity, and motivate teams in a common purpose to create economic and social value. As we have for nearly a half-century, Babson continues to advance Entrepreneurial Thought and Action® as the most positive force on the planet for generating sustainable economic and social value.

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Meeting space has been graciously provided by:

Wayfair is in the business of giving our customers easy online access to the world’s home stuff in one place. Wayfair believes that options for your home can come from just about anywhere, so we carry over 5,000 brands of products like furniture, lighting, cookware, and everything in between. We also know that home furnishings often don’t fit in your car, so we offer free shipping on most big stuff and most other stuff, too. Read more at

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