Google, Facebook events are two of the hot tickets at RNC today

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On this final day of the Republican National Convention, the big-ticket tech party is Google’s shindig at the Tampa Art Gallery, hosted with the YG Network. The event is ‘celebrating all things American by bringing in local farm-to-table produce, featuring quirky American innovations in our Innovations Gallery and highlighting some of America’s greatest unsung artists and designers.’

Facebook’s ‘Apps & Drinks’ had been scheduled for Monday, but the invite-only event bringing together techies, app devs and others is now on for today at 3 p.m. Who’s demoing? The list includes: Votizen, We For President, NationBuilder, RNC Social Victory Center and the folks behind the CNN/Facebook ‘I’m Voting’ app.

Via Morning Tech.

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