With the newest update to the Dragon*Con mobile app*, you now have the ability to share your schedule, status, and messages at the convention with your friends or other devices via the “Friends” function. Check it out:
Just in from the Parade director: Registration for the 2012 Dragon*Con Parade is now closed. The response has been amazing! All available space in the 2012 parade is now full. There will be no at-con signup again this year. Thanks to all who are going to make this another fantastic parade! If you have questions, please email the director of… Read more →
The overwhelming consensus among y’all is that the least fun ride at Dragon*Con is the waiting-in-line one (although some of you have managed to turn necessity into virtue by using the opportunity to do some prime people watching and socializing). If you have not preregistered and are paying on-site, here’s a tip for shortening the time you have to spend… Read more →
So we just got a question asking how convention attendees can keep track of all the Dragon*Con schedule changes. First, a little reminder: all programming currently in the mobile app is tentative as the convention continues to firm up programming and appearances for 2012. Now, onto the recap:
We had a meeting with the mobile app developers this afternoon. Here’s the run-down: For all app users:
For folks confused about the MARTA Peachtree Center station escalator situation, MARTA has put together a map indicating which escalators will be out of service during Dragon*Con, with the Dragon*Con host hotels highlighted for your convenience:
The Dragon*Con 2012 Mobile App has been sighted in the Apple App Store/iTunes! Again, information in the app is incomplete, and there will be updates to it. If you find discrepancies between information in the Daily Dragon/Dragon*Con websites and the app, go with the Daily Dragon/Dragon*Con website info.
For folks taking MARTA, they’ve scheduled maintenance on the Peachtree Center station escalators for Labor Day (Dragon*Con!) weekend. From their Facebook page: