6 October (Strasbourg) - Sindup Veille Connect
7 October - Zignal Labs webinar, Now! How to Delight Your Audience and Hug Your Haters with Realtime Online Service, 2:00 PM EDT / 18:00 GMT. With Jay Baer.
8 October (Washington, DC) - TrackMaven Spark
8 October - Tracx webinar, Breaking Social Out of its Silo, 12:00 PM EDT / 16:00 GMT.
8 October (Cambridge, MA and live stream) - Harvard Kennedy School forum, Is Social Media Ruining Politics, 6:00 PM EDT / 22:00 GMT at the Institute of Politics. With Nicholas Carr, John Della Volpe, Mindy Finn and Shira Center.
12–13 October (Durham, NH) - IPR Measurement Summit
12–14 October (Austin, TX) - Spredfast Summit
13 October - Actiance webinar, Why Social Media Doesn't Have to Threaten Your Organization. 1:00 PM EDT / 17:00 GMT.
20 October (London) - Socialbakers Engage London
21 October (Chicago) - Geofeedia Latitude
22 October (Dubai) - Socialbakers Engage Dubai
22 October (Seattle) - Simply Measured LIFT
27 October (São Paulo) - Socialbakers Engage São Paulo
28 October (London) - Clarabridge C3 Europe
29 October (Mexico City) - Socialbakers Engage Mexico City
2 November (New York) - Socialbakers Engage New York
23–24 November (Brussels) - LT-Accelerate
Wayin announced that it has received $15.4 million in new funding from U.S. Venture Partners and a group of individual entrpreneurs and investors. The investment is intended to support the company's new push to accelerate its growth, which includes co-founder, CEO and Chairman Scott McNealy taking a more active role in the company.
In a blog post, McNealy outlined planned upgrades to the company's platform, including performance measurement and optimization, language support for Japanese and Chinese, deeper social intelligence, and additional external integrations.
Time zone support.
New Android app (beta), topic word clouds, UI, performance improvements.
New Alert Suite: triggered, thresholds, any mention.
New Suggested Content.
WeChat coverage, improved Instagram coverage, Facebook Topic Data, Audience Affinities, Hootsuite team routing, automatic language detection; Swedish, Norwegian and Danish language support. Also, new Image Analytics with Ditto Labs image recognition.
Klout integration with customer care module.