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Are you ready? It’s only 2 days before our Mobile Tech night!

We are thrilled to have live on stage this Wednesday night Flixlab, hüklüp, CardFlick, Boombotix, Location Labs, InMobi, plus many more!

Make sure to purchase your tickets quickly….this event is selling out! http://awe.sm/5Oc56

In other news:

We are excited to announce our upcoming events!

July 27th: Women in Tech (Please stay tuned for details to come!)

August 3rd: Sex-n-Tech with We-Vibe, One Taste, plus many others!

September 7th: Bring on the APIs!

We have plenty more events in the works, but we just wanted to give you a taste of the great things to come!

Don’t forget that if you have a wonderful new product that you would like to demo on stage with us, you can always apply online here: APPLY TO DEMO. Or talk to any one of the SF New Tech crew at one of our events. Don’t worry we don’t bite!

Cheers! And see y’all soon- Amy

100+ Cheap & Easy Tickets to SF New Tech: Mobile on 7.13!  And some free ones too!

100+ Cheap & Easy Tickets to SF New Tech: Mobile on 7.13! And some free ones too!

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7/13: SF New Tech Mobile! With Flixlab, hüklüp, CardFlick, Boombotix, Location Labs, InMobi, and more!

7/13: SF New Tech Mobile! With Flixlab, hüklüp, CardFlick, Boombotix, Location Labs, InMobi, and more!

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MOBILE!
Mobile!
LIVE DEMOS & CONVERSATION WITH …

Flixlab

Flixlab
David Slater, CEO

Flixlab has developed a cloud-based social video platform that enables consumers to easily share raw assets and create polished movies from the video clips and pictures on their smartphones, and their friends’ smartphones, and upload them to social networks. http://www.flixlab.com // @flixlab

Huklup
Huklup
Jacob Esparza, Product Lead & Sabin Speiser, Marketing Lead

Use Huklup to make fast & easy introductions – across networks & from
anywhere. http://www.huklup.com // @huklup

CardFlick
CardFlick
Ketan Anjaria CEO & Founder

CardFlick lets you create and share business cards with your phone. Customize with our beautiful themes, then FlickTM to share.
http://www.cardflick.co // @cardflick

Boombotix
Boombotix
Lief Storer, CEO

BoomBotix is what happens when art and technology get intoxicated and hook up. BoomBotix will be showcasing a portable audio platform that integrates Japanese urban vinyl toy design with smartphone technologies and social media. http://www.boombotix.com // @boombotix

location labs

Location Labs
Kedar Shah, Product Management & Marketing

Location Labs will showcase our APIs that have enabled innovative apps in areas like Mobile Marketing, Deals and Rewards, and Mobile Social Networking. http://www.locationlabs.com // @location_labs

FREE TACOS


FOR THE FIRST
150 PEOPLE IN THE DOOR!!

Tickets:
$15.00 for early bird online tickets
$25.00 for all other (late bird) online tickets
$30.00 cash at the door if not sold out
Mighty is a 21+ venue.

Schedule:
5:30 pm – Doors & Bar Open
5:30 -7:30 pm – Schmooze and Free Tacos!
7:30 – 9:00 pm – Live Demos
9:00 – 11:00 pm – Schmooze


Event Sponsors

InMobi
InMobi
is the world’s largest independent mobile advertising network. With
offices on four continents we provide advertisers, publishers and
developers with a uniquely global solution for advertising. Our network
is growing and now delivers the unprecedented ability to reach 314
million consumers, in over 200 countries, through more than 35 billion
mobile ad impressions monthly. InMobi was recently selected as the 2011
AlwaysOn Top 100 Mobile Companies in Silicon Valley. InMobi is
venture-backed by investors including: Kleiner, Perkins, Caufield &
Byers and Sherpalo Ventures. The company has offices in London, San
Francisco, Bangalore, Tokyo, Nairobi and Singapore. http://www.InMobi.com // @InMobi

Turnstone
Space matters. It can inspire people to do great things. To engage
one-another. To think more deeply. To innovate and make a difference.
That’s what inspires us at Turnstone. Because
great companies don’t just happen. They’re crafted. For unique culture
and brand. For tech-enabled mobility. For collaboration and attracting
and engaging great employees. Great spaces are part of great companies.
Let us make your space matter.
Myturnstone.com
SF Japan Night Discount Codes (and 26 Freebies!)

SF Japan Night Discount Codes (and 26 Freebies!)

Our second Japan Night on 6/28 is gearing up to be fantastic.

Over 100 tickets are discounted (or free). Get them while they last!

Information & registration @ http://sfnewtechjapannight2.eventbrite.com/

Discount Codes:

2sfjn-seeyouthere = 100% off! (26 avail)
2sfjn-yeahbaby = 50% off! (25 avail)
2sfjn-whatadeal = 25% off! (25 avail)
2sfjn-isnoozed = 10% off (25 avail)

Good luck!

6/28: SF New Tech Japan Night! A Catalyst for Revival

6/28: SF New Tech Japan Night! A Catalyst for Revival

SF Japan Night 2

See the talent of Japan’s emerging startups help the Japanese economy by going global


Cacoo

Nulab Inc.
Masanori Hashimoto, CEO

Cacoo is a drawing tool that enables the creation, sharing, and publication of drawings. It provides an interface in 17 different languages. It is used by 130,000 people as of May 2011 with 2/3 of the user base from 120 different countries.  http://cacoo.com/ @cacooapp

Reengo
Kyac Inc.
Daisuke Yanasawa, CEO

Renengo is a numberless calling smartphone application where you can talk to friends for free with a Facebook account. Future plans are to release an Android version, which will provide free calls between iPhones and Androids.  http://reengo.me/en/ @Reengo_me

Moso
MoSo, inc.
Shinji Murakoshi, CEO

Moso is a new application that makes editing and sharing videos, easy and fun. It’s free to download at MacAppStore.  http://www.mosoapp.com

Feel on
L is B Corp
Taisuke Yokoi, CEO

Feel on analyzes your Twitter timeline with its unique Social Emotion Engine(SEE) and shows each tweet with a emotionally matched comic character and color.  http://www.feel-on.com @cimmonkun_ja

ChatWork
EC studio

Toshiyuki Yamamoto, CEO

ChatWork is a cloud-based business chat tool that addresses the communication problem caused by traditional email and chat services. ChatWork replaces inefficient email and chat services with built-in group task management and group file sharing. Since ChatWork lives in the cloud, your data remains perfectly in sync whether you login from a desktop PC, a laptop, or your smartphone.
http://www.chat-work.com/en @ec_studio

MyHada
rakuraku.com
Sadao Adachi, CEO

Myhada is an iPhone skin condition check application that uses a special 30x lens to attach to an iPhone.
https://www.myhada.net/pc/myhada.php @myhada

FREE TACOS


FOR THE FIRST
150 PEOPLE IN THE DOOR!!

Tickets:
$15.00 for early bird online tickets
$25.00 for all other (late bird) online tickets

$30.00 cash at the door if not sold out

Mighty is a 21+ venue.

Schedule:
5:30 pm – Doors & Bar Open
5:30 -7:30 pm – Schmooze and Free Tacos!
7:30 – 9:00 pm – Live Demos
9:00 – 11:00 pm – Schmooze

NTT


CVC for NTT, Japanese Telco.  Investing in IT or regarding areas, not just for growth, but also for expected synergy with NTT businesses.  http://www.nttip.co.jp/english/index.html

Jetro

JETRO (Japan External Trade Organization) is a semi-governmental organization, whose aim is to promote mutual flow of trade and investment between Japan and foreign countries. As a part of JETRO’s activities, JETRO has been running an incubation facility for Japanese venture companies, namely, U.S.-Japan Business Innovation Center (BIC), in San Jose since 2001. So far, JETRO has supported more than 70 Japanese venture companies. http://www.jetro.go.jp/

FCOCCA

Fukuoka Center for Overseas Commerce in America
Growing business between Fukuoka and North America.  http://www.myfukuoka.com/

TechSmith

With TechSmith software, you can create engaging images and videos that grab attention and keep it.  From Snagit to Camtasia Studio, our software is used by millions of happy customers around the globe. Making their lives easier is what we do best.  Use TechSmith software to:  Create eye-catching images of your product; Grab attention with engaging product demo videos; Create polished promotional videos for your web site, and; Show off your product with images and videos rather than text.   Stop by the TechSmith table to get your free copy of Snagit and Camtasia Studio – available in both English and Japanese.   http://www.techsmith.com/

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10/13: SF New Tech & btrax Present: SF Japan Night! With Coopa, Drrop, GazoPa, Lang-8, myGengo, Spysee and More!

10/13: SF New Tech & btrax Present: SF Japan Night! With Coopa, Drrop, GazoPa, Lang-8, myGengo, Spysee and More!

SF NEW TECH & btrax present:

SF JAPAN NIGHT!
sfjapannight
sfjapannight
Drinks, Demos, and Discussions with
Coopa, Drrop, GazoPa, Lang-8, myGengo, Spysee, and more!

Coopa

A framework for iPhone/iPad ERP application development


i3Systems, Inc.
Tsutomu Sasaki, Founder & CEO

Coopa provides a business application development environment
simplifying the creation of advanced business applications for
enterprises using HTML5. The development environment, called the
“Yubizo Engine”, is a framework library for development of
native/hybrid type applications.
http://yubizo.jp/

drrop

A new social communication tool creates chance meetings

wiither
Takuro Yoshida, Project Leader & Programmer

Want to connect with strangers around the world and say “hi? ” Drrop
creates a random, fun, and social environment similar to a saying “hi”
to a stranger on the street.
http://drrop.com/

gazopa


A Similar Image Search Engine instead of the same old thing

Hitachi America, Ltd.
Hideki Kobayashi, Project Leader

GazoPa is a next generation ‘similar’ image search engine that uses
image features, such as a color and a shape, that are extracted from
an image. Co-developed by Hitachi as a joint-venture project. GazoPa
was elected as a TechCrunch50 Finalist.
http://www.gazopa.com/

Lang-8


A Social Networking Language Service

Lang-8,Inc.
Ki Yoyo, Founder & CEO

Lang-8 is a language exchange website based on creating a social
language learning community. Simply make a journal entry and a native
speaker will correct it on-line for you and then you can interact with
them directly. Give back to the community by correcting others in
your native language.
http://lang-8.com/

mygengo

Crowdsourcing for translation

myGengo, Inc.
Robert Laing, CEO & Founder / Matthew Romaine, Co-founder

my gengo has created a network of qualified translators to develop an
affordable way of getting translation completed. This is the
crowdsourcing service for connecting professional translators and the
customers who want translation done cost-effectively, quickly and
accurately for multi-language websites and apps.
http://mygengo.com/

spysee


New Type of Search Engine Aggregator

Ohma Inc.
CTO Hironori Tomobe / Makoto Kondo

Analyze a person’s web information in a different way. SPYSEE adopts
the “semantic web technology” which extracts some significant
information from the web like their social network, videos and images
about them, and shows their latest news.
http://spysee.com/

WITH FREE TACOS


FOR THE
FIRST
150 PEOPLE IN THE DOOR!!

Sponsored by:

sonic.net


Tickets:
$15.00 for early bird online tickets
$25.00 for all other (late bird) online tickets
$30.00 cash at the door if not sold out
Mighty is a 21+ venue.
Schedule:
5:30 pm – Doors & Bar Open
5:30 -7:30 pm – Schmooze and Free Tacos!
7:30 – 9:00 pm – Live Demos
9:00 – 11:00 pm – Schmooze

Platinum
Bullivant Houser Bailey PC a leading West Coast law firm has merged with Jacobs & Ferraro LLP a San Francisco technology law firm and the founding sponsor of SF New Tech. Bullivant is proud to continue as a Platinum Sponsor of SF New Tech. Our clients include private and public emerging technology companies entrepreneurs and investors in numerous sectors including software digital media Web 2.0 clean tech and mobile.

btrax

btrax
is a San Francisco based, cross-cultural branding and web consulting firm, specializing in the Japan and China markets. With our multi-talented, multi-cultural team members, we strive to work closely
with every client that would like to expand their business to U.S., Japan and China-we enable their success. btrax, Inc. not only works at designing creative web sites and consulting on web services for our
current client’s business needs, we also create ways for them to expand their business to markets outside of their current market. With this in mind, we are pleased to collaborate with SF New Tech on the SF Japan
Night event.

Community

CALinnovates.org CALinnovates.org is a statewide coalition focused on championing the conversation about the future of California’s critical technology sector. CALinnovates.org brings together industry experts, thought leaders, tech innovators, policy makers and consumers in a non-partisan mission to promote innovation, create new jobs, spur investment and support tech-friendly policies. CALinnovates.org not only provides a medium for educating policy makers and for companies to network, but helps to connect the ideas of today for an economy of tomorrow.
Mylermedia : Popping online brands into the minds of millions.
Future-Works : Experts in social media and new media marketing.

sonic.net

Sonic.net is a full-service Internet provider, dedicated to delivering fast, reliable and inexpensive connectivity while providing award-winning technical support. Based out of Santa Rosa, California, we were one of the first ISPs to bring DSL access to the wine country, and continue to lead the way in making new access and hosting solutions available to the public.

Invest Fukuoka

Invest Fukuoka - Growing business between Fukuoka and North America.
Asahi Beer

Asahi – Japan’s #1 Beer
viz pictures

Based in San Francisco, California, VIZ Pictures, Inc. licenses and
distributes selective Japanese live-action films and DVDs, with focus
on Japanese “kawaii (cute) and cool” pop culture.
crunchyroll

Crunchyroll is an online video service and community that offers
full-length episodes and movies of the very best in Japanese anime and
Asian entertainment. Crunchyroll’s content is provided by Asian media
leaders including TV TOKYO, Shueisha, Fuji Creative Corporation, Pony
Canyon, Yomiuri Telecasting Corporation, Toei Animation, Gonzo, Munhwa
Broadcasting of America, and many others.
Media

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9/15 SF New Tech: Vufind, Spreaker, Let’s Woosh!, Lending Club, Law Pivot, Bee.TV

9/15 SF New Tech: Vufind, Spreaker, Let’s Woosh!, Lending Club, Law Pivot, Bee.TV

JOIN US FOR LIVE DEMOS & DISCUSSIONS WITH …

Law Pivot
Nitin Gupta, Co-Founder
Law Pivot is a legal question and answer website, which allows companies to confidentially ask legal questions to highly qualified lawyers for a fraction of the cost, and find the right lawyers for their specific legal needs.  www.lawpivot.com

Bee.TV
Bill Godwin, Business Development
Bee.TV is a smart navigation guide for TV shows and movies that are available on your TV, the web and mobile.  www.bee.tv

Spreaker
Francesco  Baschieri, CEO
Spreaker allows you to host a radio show and broadcast it on Social Media Platforms.  www.spreaker.com


Let’s Woosh!
Parris Khachi,  Founder/Developer
A web mashup that aggregates events from various websites, and shows users what is happening in their vicinity through a map. It also features social networking elements, a ticket selling service and other community oriented features.  www.letswoosh.com


Vufind
Moataz  Rashad, Co-Founder & CEO
Vufind is a media-based mobile social network that connects friends, family and places by recognizing interests based on photos and video, and then providing coupons and deals based on those interests. Using Vufind, people check in and send out their memorable moments with a photo or video, which are automatically tagged and searchable by friends and others with similar interests.  www.vufind.org


Lending Club
Rob Garcia Sr. Director, Product Strategy    Lending Club’s technology allows people to invest and borrow from each other, sans the bank, resulting in better rates for borrowers and better returns for investors.  We’ll show the tools that make it easy to invest in loans, diversify and track your social investments.  www.LendingClub.com

AND OF COURSE…

FREE TACOS!!

(For the first 150 in the door.)
Tickets:
$15.00 for early bird online tickets
$22.50 for all other (late bird) online tickets
$25.00 cash at the door if not sold out
Mighty is a 21+ venue.
Schedule:
5:30 pm – Doors & Bar Open
5:30 -7:30 pm – Schmooze and Free Tacos!
7:30 – 9:00 pm – Live Demos
9:00 – 11:00 pm – Schmooze

Become an annual member: http://www.sfnewtech.com/membership

Interested in being considered for a demo? Apply here: http://www.sfnewtech.com/demo

8/31 SF New Tech: appbackr, iVdopia, Membase, Surfmark, 4delite, and more!

8/31 SF New Tech: appbackr, iVdopia, Membase, Surfmark, 4delite, and more!

LIVE DEMOS & DISCUSSIONS WITH …
appbackr
Appbackr
Jagat Bhuyan, Director of Developer Marketing
Matthew M. Gonzales, Business Development
Appbackr is the first wholesale marketplace for iphone and ipad apps.  Developers get immediate payment; buyers profit as apps sell on iTunes.  http://www.appbackr.com
ivdopia
iVdopia
Chhavi Upadhyay, COO & Co-Founder
iVdopia is the largest video and rich media mobile ad network with more than a 100 million mobile video impressions and more that 4 billion WAP impressions every month. http://www.ivdopia.com
surfmark
Surfmark

Vivek Agrawal, CEO
Reclaim the web, one search at a time.  http://www.surfmark.net
membase
Membase
James Phillips, Founder

Membase is perfect for anyone making an interactive web app or mashup. It’s an open-source database which is simple, fast, and elastic. Membase is running behind Farmville and Cafe World today.  http://www.membase.org
4delite
4delite
Mary Ray, Co-Founder
4delite is a cloud-based rich media publishing platform that mobile and online advertisers can use to build and showcase rich media creative in minutes. You can use the platform to export multiple rich media formats to work on any web browser (even on browsers within the iPad).  http://www.4delite.com
AND OF COURSE…

FREE TACOS!!

(For the first 150 in the door.)
Tickets:
$15.00 for early bird online tickets
$22.50 for all other (late bird) online tickets
$25.00 cash at the door if not sold out
Mighty is a 21+ venue.
Schedule:
5:30 pm – Doors & Bar Open
5:30 -7:30 pm – Schmooze and Free Tacos!
7:30 – 9:00 pm – Live Demos
9:00 – 11:00 pm – Schmooze

Become an annual member: http://www.sfnewtech.com/membership

Interested in being considered for a demo? Apply here: http://www.sfnewtech.com/demo