Lanyrd iPhone 2.0 Press Pack
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Lanyrd has released version 2.0 of their iPhone app, providing conferences goers with instant access to crucial information about the events they attend.
Lanyrd for iPhone & iPod touch helps you get more out of events while you're there. It stores information about conferences you're attending directly on your device - so even when there's no wifi you can see the conference schedule, attendee & speaker directories.
- Find events your Twitter Contacts are interested in. Sign in with Twitter and we'll show you events your contacts are going to, speaking at or interested in.
- Save events offline Events you mark as attending will automatically be saved to your device; if you don't have access to the internet, you can still see crucial information.
- Schedule Never miss a session, have the the schedule for the event in your pocket. Impress your friends with your knowledge of what's going on.
- Location Don't get lost before you even get there! Find the event (and the all important after party) using our maps.
- Speaker directory See which speakers will be at the event, see which sessions they’ll be speaking in.
- Attendee directory Check who is going to be at the event, find people to meet up with. Send a Twitter Direct Message through the app to your friends.
- Find the correct event hashtag Never use the wrong hashtag again, check the Event listing on the Lanyrd app to see the official hashtag and Twitter account of the event.
- Connect with Twitter Connect with attendees you have just met, or catch up with contacts you want to chat to. Find people to follow on Twitter and follow from within the app.
- Multiple Twitter account functionality If you’re representing your company, use the multiple account function to make sure you don’t miss out on a networking opportunity. (iOS5 only)
- See your upcoming event plans Easily navigate to the events you have coming up, plan your professional-social-life.
- Search for specific events Use Search to find an event you are looking for, and save it offline for later. You don't even have to sign in with Twitter to do this.
- See Popular events on today Observe the pulse of the world of professional events.
- Syncs automatically with your existing Lanyrd.com account Build up a profile online of events you have attended and spoken at. Use the website to catch up on slides and video from events you missed.
Contact Lanyrd at firstname.lastname@example.org