Liz Gannes

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Eventbrite Makes Its First Acquisitions: Lanyrd and Eventioz

Online ticketing company Eventbrite has acquired its Latin American competitor Eventioz as well as the conference directory site Lanyrd. Terms weren’t disclosed, but both startups had raised less than $1.5 million in funding. Eventbrite recently brought on an additional $60 million from Tiger Global and T. Rowe Price for acquisitions (these are its first) and other expansions.

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Another gadget you don’t really need. Will not work once you get it home. New model out in 4 weeks. Battery life is too short to be of any use.

— From the fact sheet for a fake product entitled Useless Plasticbox 1.2 (an actual empty plastic box) placed in L.A.-area Best Buy stores by an artist called Plastic Jesus