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Amazon Debuts Video Conferencing Tool for Virtual Meetings

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Online retail giant Amazon is now making a foray into the world of virtual meetings and video conferencing. It’s a realm with major players such as GoToMeeting and Skype for Business, but Amazon believes Chime, which allows users to hold high-quality audio and video meetings, has unique features that will enable it to compete. Specifically,…

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7 Sharing Economy Apps for Event Venues

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Peerspace Sharing economy apps simplify the planning process For smaller meetings and company offsites, it is no longer necessary to enter the same process of booking a hotel or venue for larger conferences and events. Meeting planners can avoid the hassle and cost of contracting months in advance for smaller groups, which require minimal space…

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Spotlight on Tech Award Winners

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EventMobi The third annual Event Technology Awards was held Nov. 9 at pop-up venue Supernova in Embankment Gardens in London. The awards recognized event technology companies pushing the boundaries of innovation around the world, and ran in congruence with partner Event Tech Live, a trade show that brings event professionals from around the world together…

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Top 7 Event Tech Stories of 2016

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2016 was a great year for innovation and advancement in meetings technology. Mobile apps for events are more powerful than ever, event management software does more than you can imagine, and new tools and gadgets for planners are entering the market each day. Here are some of the most interesting and informative event tech stories…

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Microsoft’s AI-Powered Assistant Schedules Meetings for You

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If you’re one of the many people who don’t have their own personal scheduling assistant, you know that setting up meetings can be time-consuming and tedious. Sending emails back and forth, trying to find a time that works best for each person, can take time away from more critical tasks. What can make it easier…

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Event Technology Awards Recognize Top Innovators

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Held in London on Nov. 9, the third Event Technology Awards recognized industry leaders in event tech innovation. The awards dive deep into the world of event technology to cover a wide variety of categories, including Best Event App, Best Use of Gamification, Best Use of Technology for Engagement and Best Augmented/Virtual Reality Technology. Winner…

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Discrimination in the Sharing Economy

Discrimination in the Sharing Economy

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In a different economy, it’s the same story. Startups within the sharing economy continue to be plagued with reports of racial discrimination. As Airbnb prepares to enact a new Nondiscrimination Policy on Nov. 1, researchers at the MIT Sloan School of Management, Stanford University and the University of Washington have determined the reaches of racial…

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