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Thursday, September 29, 2016
Event Farm Acquires Event Software Company Attend
Santa Monica-based Event Farm, which develops event marketing software, has acquired Boston-based event software company Attend, as an expansion of the company's reach. (More info...)
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Fulgent Genetics Up Slightly In IPO Debut
Temple City-based Fulgent Genetics, closed its first day on the public markets up slightly, at $9.18 per share, after debuting at $9.00 per share this morning. The company priced at $9. (More info...)
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Kyriba Raises $23M For Risk Management, Treasury Management Software
San Diego-based Kyriba said this morning that it has raised $23M more, in a Series D funding. (More info...)
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Velocify Names Trio Of New Executives
Los Angeles-based Velocify, which develops software to help companies better manage their sales process, is in a growth spurt, with the hire of three new executives--all veterans of the tech industry
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Newegg Looks To Boot Up Holiday Sales, In October
Los Angeles-basedd online retailer Newegg said this morning that it is launching a series of sales and deals on its various video game accessories and titles, through a month long effort in October is
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Smith Micro Adds Design and Development Service
Aliso Viejo-based software developer Smith Micro Sofware said that it has launched a new, design and development service, which will help its customers develop their own mobile apps. (More info...)
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Spireon Rolls Out New Solar Powered Telematics Product
Irvine-based vehicle telematics and tracking systems provider Spireon said today that it has launched a new product, a solar-powered product specifically being used for tracking trailers. (More info...)
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Maxwell Technologies Names Sales VP
San Diego-based Maxwell Technologies, a developer of ultracapacitor-based energy storage systems, has named Olaf Muller as the company's Senior Vice President of Sales. (More info...)
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Esri Offers Up Free Software To Winners Of EPA Challenge
Redland-based Esri, which develops geographical information management (GIS) and mapping software, says it will donate $80,000 in software to winners of the Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA) Sma
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Wednesday, September 28, 2016
Opaque Communications Takes On Encryption, Cybersecurity
A new, Santa Monica-based cybersecurity startup, Opaque Communications, said on Tuesday that it has launched the company and released a new suite of products in the cybersecurity area. (More info...)
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How ContractSafe Wants To Help You Get Your Legal Docs In Order, With Ken Button

For a lot of companies—and their management and legal teams-- managing the reams of paperwork involved with legal contracts is a big, disorganized mess. (More info...)

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ServiceNow Launches Its Own Venture Investment Arm, ServiceNow Ventures
ServiceNow, the developer of service management software led by Frank Slootman--and which started in San Diego--has launched its own venture capital arm, ServiceNow Ventures. (More info...)
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TeleSign Backs White House Cybersecurity Effort
Los Angeles-based Telesign, which provides phone verification and two-factor authentication services to major online service providers, said it is helping to back the White House's Lock Down Your Logi
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EDF Renewable Services Takes On Management Of 200MW Solar Portfolio
San Diego-based renewable energy developer and services provider EDF Renewable Services said on Tuesday that it has assumed the asset management and operations and maintenance on a portfolio of 200 me
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Tuesday, September 27, 2016
Team Liquid Acquired By Local Sports, Media, Tech Entrepeneurs
E-sports franchise Team Liquid, which operates ten different e-sports teams with more than 50 players in total, has been acquired by a group of entrepreneurs led by Peter Guber and Ted Leonsis. (More info...)
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EcoATM Gets New CEO After Private Equity Acquisition
San Diego-based ecoATM has appointed David D. Maquera as its CEO, after the completion of the company's acquisition by private equity investor Apollo Global Management. Apollo paid approximately $1. (More info...)
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LeisureLink Shuts Down All Operations
LeisureLink, the developer of vacation rental booking software which was started in Pasadena, has shut down all of its operations, and laid off all of its staff. (More info...)
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Jukin Media Targets Brands, Creative Agencies With New Unit
Los Angeles-based Jukin Media said today that it has launched a new division, which will specifically aim at helping brands with their advertising and content marketing campaigns. (More info...)
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Elon Musk Unveils Plans For Interplanetary Colonization
Tech mogul Elon Musk is unveiling his plans for interplanetary colonization, starting with Mars, at a conference today, saying he is looking to make humans an "interplanetary species". (More info...)
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Fulgent Genetics Poised For IPO On Wednesday
Ming Hsieh, the founder of Fulgent Genomics, former founder of Cogent, and namesake of the University of Southern California's Mind Hsieh Department of Electrical Engineering--looks to be having two b
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Obalon Sets IPO Pricing Range
Carlsbad-based Obalon Therapeutics, which is developing a balloon-based medical device for assisting in weight loss, has set the estimated initial IPO pricing range for its public offering, saying it
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Foursquare Opens First Office In LA
Location-based information service Foursquare said on Monday that it has opened up its first office in Los Angeles, in Playa Vista. (More info...)
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Fortis Therapeutics Raises $18M
San Diego-based Fortis Therapeutics, a new biotech company in the immuno-oncology area, announced this morning that it has raised $18M in a Series A funding. (More info...)
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HireAHelper Launches Moving Cost Calculator
Oceanside-based HireAHelper, which operates an online, peer-to-peer marketplace for finding labor to help you move, has launched a new website focused on moving costs. (More info...)
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Esri Supplies Microsoft With GIS Service
Redland-based GIS software developer Esri said on Monday that it has been selected by Microsoft, to offer up its GIS services for Microsoft Power BI and Microsoft Azure. (More info...)
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