Want a glimpse at what may blow existing social media tools out of the water, learn about design from a developers perspective, or just talk jQuery and mobile phones over beers? Then check out the technology events happening in DC this week. Below is a quick roundup, and you can find a full calendar over DC Tech Events.
Tuesday, September 27
Disruptathon Social Media : Curious, or have ideas, on what will be the next big thing in social media? Come out to this happy hour to meet 20 companies disrupting the status quo and make your predictions on which will stick.
Wednesday, September 28
Web Content Gets Social — And Mobile : Interested in talking about social media on mobile devices, and learning about how you can better take advantage of this? This month’s Web Content Mavens meetup will host “conversation tables” on topics related to this, as well as general networking over drinks.
Design for Hackers : Are you a developer looking for an practical explanation on how goo design works, or just curious as to what a developer has to say to this? David Kadavy, author of Design for Hackers: Reverse-Engineering Beauty, will give a preview of his “White Noise” talk at SXSW on just this.