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  • StubHub extends MLB deal 

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  • Ryanair’s travel and live events model a ‘natural fit’

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  • Aventus hires blockchain backend developer

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  • Tout investigators empowered to issue fines in Victoria

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  • Blockchain deemed success through festival pilot project

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  • ILMC aims to maintain ‘peace and harmony’ in live music

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  • Study reveals falling cost of English Championship tickets

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  • PrimeSport converts 2018 RWC Sevens partnership

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  • Maoyan secures funding from Tencent

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  • Williams-Sonoma is buying a 3-D imaging and augmented reality startup for $112 million
    The deal marks the first technology acquisition under CEO Laura Alber. Williams-Sonoma, the home furnishings company that also owns the West Elm and Pottery Barn retailers, has agreed to acquire the San Jose-based startup Outward for $112 million in cash, the companies just announced. Five-year-old Outward specializes in replicating ...
    Date: 16 Nov 2017
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  • Broker Genius Files Lawsuits Against Price-Meister, Seat Scouts
    Broker Genius, a New York-based company which provides pricing technology aimed at those selling in the secondary market, has sued a pair of competitors, alleging that they used proprietary knowledge gained while using Broker Genius as a client to build their own similar products. The lawsuits were both filed in ...
    Date: 16 Nov 2017
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  • Student Lawyer Avoids Jail Time for Selling Fake Tickets
    Zainab Pervaiz, a 25 year-old student immigration lawyer and cricket player from Walsall, England, went to great lengths to con victims out of thousands of pounds in a scam that promised nonexistent tickets to huge performers like Beyoncé, Adele, and Justin Bieber, according to the Daily Mail. Pervaiz began her ...
    Date: 16 Nov 2017
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  • Alibaba was selling counterfeit Brooklyn Nets gear even as its co-founder was buying a stake in the team
    Fake Nets apparel was readily accessible on the Taobao shopping site. On the day news broke that Alibaba co-founder Joe Tsai was purchasing 49 percent of the Brooklyn Nets NBA franchise, plenty of the team’s gear was available on his company’s shopping sites. The problem is that many of those ...
    Date: 16 Nov 2017
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  • New Laws Crack Down on Ticket Resale in Victoria, Australia
    The Labor Government and Daniel Andrews MP announced today several new rules on ticket resale in Victoria, Australia. The Major Events Legislation Amendment (ticket scalping and other matters) Bill 2017 makes it illegal to sell or advertise for resale tickets to certain “declared” events that are marked up more than 10 ...
    Date: 16 Nov 2017
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  • 7 Steps for Getting Actionable Customer Feedback
    Customers are the fuel on which every business runs. If customers aren’t happy with your services, your business won’t survive. When customers provide feedback about your products or services, you learn whether you’re taking the right steps to provide a gratifying customer experience. Sounds simple enough. The problem? Getting actionable ...
    Date: 16 Nov 2017
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  • 3 Education Trends You Need to Know for 2018
    It can be pretty overwhelming trying to keep up with every news story, technological advancement, and culture shift. But knowing what is happening now and forecasting what is coming down the road makes all the difference in any industry or market. For example, online learning used to be a very ...
    Date: 16 Nov 2017
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  • 4 Things To Know Before Getting a Construction Management Degree
    Just about every potential employer lists a bachelor’s degree in their job requirements, including those looking to hire construction managers. But, do you really need a construction management degree to get ahead in this industry? It’s certainly not a decision to make lightly; a four-year construction management degree can cost ...
    Date: 16 Nov 2017
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  • Ticket On Sale: Thursday, November 16, 2017
    Stops on the newly-announced winter tour by Tyler the Creator headline the day’s onsale action in tickets, with a huge array of presales coming on line before the weekend as well. The New York Yankees have a number of home games for fans of the Bronx Bombers, both on regular ...
    Date: 16 Nov 2017
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  • The more tech in your job, the more money you make
    A wider range of jobs requires more tech savvy than ever. It’s no secret that computer software engineers get paid a lot. But how savvy you are with a computer affects your salary in jobs far outside computer science fields, according to a new report by the Brookings Institution’s ...
    Date: 16 Nov 2017
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  • Market Heat Report: Super Bowl Leads a Sports-Heavy Top 20
    Today’s Top 20 is dominated by sporting events – and not just the usual NFL and NBA games, though they certainly make up the majority. No. 1 on the list is Super Bowl LII, followed by yesterday’s Lakers vs. 76ers game, the ACC Football Championship, tonight’s Celtics vs. Warriors game, ...
    Date: 16 Nov 2017
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  • Brisbane Live Linked with Underground Rail Line
    Future of two-year-old Brisbane Live project tied to results of Nov. 25 elections in Queensland, Australia. An ambitious proposal for an entertainment development project in Brisbane, Australia, would be folded into the planning of a large underground rail line project under a new plan from Queensland’s Labor Party ...
    Date: 16 Nov 2017
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  • Pando CEO Sarah Lacy is spending most of her time on a new company, Chairman Mom
    Does that mean Pando will go away? “I want to keep doing both as long as I can." Pando CEO Sarah Lacy has been running a daily tech news site for nearly six years. But recently, she’s been pouring more time into a new site, Chairman Mom. Speaking on ...
    Date: 16 Nov 2017
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  • Coldplay’s “A Head Full of Dreams” is Third Highest Grossing World Tour of All Time
    LOS ANGELES, Nov. 16, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Last night, Coldplay completed their massive, sold out “A Head Full Of Dreams Tour” in Buenos Aires, Argentina, making it the most successful worldwide outing of their career. Produced by Live Nation, it topped out as the third highest grossing global tour of all ...
    Date: 16 Nov 2017
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  • Mariah Carey Cancels Christmas Shows Due to Upper Respiratory Infection
    Mariah Carey announced last night via Twitter that she is forced to cancel the first several shows of her “All I Want for Christmas is You” concert series due to “a lovely upper respiratory infection.” “You know there is nothing I love more than celebrating the holidays with my festive ...
    Date: 16 Nov 2017
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  • More Speakers announced for the Forum
    We are committed to delivering ticketing’s most exciting thinkers, movers and shakers for our sixth edition of Europe’s leading ticketing business meeting, so we just couldn’t wait to release our next batch of top speaker names. Our final speaker line-up will be a 40-strong stellar cast of the industry’s disruptors… ...
    Date: 16 Nov 2017
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  • How to Create a Holiday Event Website that Sells More Tickets
    If you’re holding a holiday event, get ready for a lot of competition. For most people, the holidays are jam-packed with work parties, family get-togethers, and gatherings with friends. That doesn’t leave a lot of time to attend other holiday events just for fun. Don’t let that deter you ...
    Date: 16 Nov 2017
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  • SecuTix and the Paléo Festival Nyon announce the success of their blockchain pilot project
    The test has confirmed the valuable role Blockchain will play in combatting fraudulent ticket resale. SecuTix, the global provider of a SaaS ticketing and audience management solution and its long-standing partner Paléo Festival Nyon, the largest open-air festival in Switzerland, have conducted a joint pilot project to test the distribution ...
    Date: 16 Nov 2017
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  • Data details Event Tech Live’s international success
    Visitors from 47 countries helped Event Tech Live smash its records at Old Truman Brewery last week as the show presented a panoramic picture of latest systems and solutions for organisers and their public. More exhibitors and content themed across five stages helped attract a 33 per cent increase in ...
    Date: 16 Nov 2017
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  • Facebook will livestream 47 college basketball games for free this season
    Facebook is paying for the streams, which will only be available on Facebook. Facebook is paying for the rights to stream dozens of college basketball games this season in its quest to cement a foothold in the world of live sports programming. On Thursday, the tech giant announced ...
    Date: 16 Nov 2017
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  • Recode Daily: Elon Musk shows off Tesla’s newest toy — an electric semi-truck
    Plus, Silicon Valley got the Senate to drop some things from the tax reform bill, 7 percent of you binge-watch in the bathroom, and a familiar name has started the first church of AI. Inventor/engineer Elon Musk has a new big-boy toy: The Tesla CEO is going to unveil the ...
    Date: 16 Nov 2017
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  • How the Internet of Things Impacts the Way IT Professionals Work
    The internet of things (IoT) has existed for several years, but it’s finally reaching a point where it impacts the day-to-day lives of IT professionals. The internet of things is when you take objects such as a car, a coffee maker, your clothes, a thermostat, etc., and outfit them with ...
    Date: 16 Nov 2017
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  • The Top 4 Free Surgery Simulators for Medical Professionals
    No one wants their surgeon to learn on them. In the past, surgeons practiced on animals and fruit: “As recently as five to 10 years ago, we bought chicken feet from grocers in Chinatown markets and had our residents practice techniques of tendon repair by suturing chicken flexor tendons,” says ...
    Date: 16 Nov 2017
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  • The NEC to host Craft Drink Festival as Marked Events portfolio continues to grow
    Providing craft drink enthusiasts with a whole new summer experience, Marked Events has announced Craft Drink Festival 2018 – a lively two-day event for all things craft, from beers, spirits and soft drinks to tasting masterclasses. Running over 28 and 29 July at the Birmingham NEC’s Hall 16 and gardens, ...
    Date: 16 Nov 2017
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  • Podcast: Current trends in the event tech sector
      Download this episode (right click and save) This week, the Event Industry News podcast welcomes Digital Development Manager for Freeman, Tom Vamos. Tom manages a team of developers to deliver technology solutions for exhibitions and events. In this podcast, Tom discusses the current trends within the event tech sector ...
    Date: 16 Nov 2017
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