Demand the cons, concerts, congregations you deserve

More BoingBoing-filtered goodness from the O'Reilly Emerging Tech Conference:

"Here's my [Cory Doctorow] notes from Brian Dear's presentation on Eventful

at the O'Reilly Emerging Tech conference -- Brian presented on his

company, EVDB, an events database that tries to do for live shows and

other gatherings what IMDB does for movies. The neat thing is his new

feature -- "Demand" -- which helps fans get together to create demand

for the kinds of shows they want, and then communicates the demand to



If anybody wants to demand a TechRepubliCon, I'm listening.

By Jay Garmon

Jay Garmon has a vast and terrifying knowledge of all things obscure, obtuse, and irrelevant. One day, he hopes to write science fiction, but for now he'll settle for something stranger -- amusing and abusing IT pros. Read his full profile. You can a...