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Friday, May 22, 2015
Companion Medical Raises $3M For Bluetooth-Enabled Insulin Delivery System
San Diego-based Companion Medical, a developer of a Bluetooth- and smartphone app-enabled insulin delivery system for diabetics, has raised $3M in a Series B funding, the company said this week. (More info...)
posted on Friday, May 22, 2015(Full story)


DIRECTV Launches Streaming TV App For Kids
El Segundo-based satellite television service DIRECTV has launched a new, iOS application which lets kids view its content for free on their iOS device--as long as families are already subscribers to
posted on Friday, May 22, 2015(Full story)


RealD Files Patent Infringement Suit In Europe
Los Angeles-based 3D movie projection technology developer RealD has filed a patent infringement suit in Paris, saying that a 3D manufacturer and cinema operator are infringing upon a European patent. (More info...)
posted on Friday, May 22, 2015(Full story)


Demand Media Shuffles Execs
Santa Monica-based Demand Media has had another shuffle in its executive ranks, saying late Thursday that it has named Brian Pike, currently its Chief Technology Officer, to the role of Chief Operatin
posted on Friday, May 22, 2015(Full story)


Core Innovation Capital Backs Ripple Labs
Los Angeles-based fintech venture investor Core Innovation Capital has made another investment, this time in San Francisco-based payment technology developer Ripple Labs. (More info...)
posted on Friday, May 22, 2015 (More)(Full story)



Thursday, May 21, 2015
Frost Data Capital Backs Maana For Big Data Search
San Juan Capistrano-based Frost Data Capital, the investment and incubation effort led by Stuart Frost, has backed Maana, the developer of a big data search engine technology. (More info...)
posted on Thursday, May 21, 2015 (More)(Full story)


TrueCar Sued By California Car Dealers
Santa Monica-based TrueCar has been sued by a group of California car dealers, via the California New Car Dealers Association, which alleges that the auto buying site is noncompliance with California'
posted on Thursday, May 21, 2015(Full story)


Ixia Partners On Automotive Networking Testing
Calabasas-based network measurement equipment and software developer Ixia is in a partnership to provide Ethernet validation and conformance testing for the automotive industry, according to the compa
posted on Thursday, May 21, 2015(Full story)


Kofax Wins $1.2M Deal
Irvine-based Kofax reported a $1.2M win Wednesday with a global engineering, architecture, and environmental firm. The name of the customer was not disclosed. (More info...)
posted on Thursday, May 21, 2015(Full story)


Sonos Expands In Seattle
Santa Barbara-based Sonos is expanding its footprint, saying that it is opening up a new office in Seattle, Washington. (More info...)
posted on Thursday, May 21, 2015(Full story)



Wednesday, May 20, 2015
USC At Center Of Alleged Chinese Espionage Ring
In some unwelcome news, the University of Southern California looks to be the center of an alleged Chinese spying ring, formed by three former graduate students from the school's electrical engineerin
posted on Wednesday, May 20, 2015(Full story)


SV Angel's David Lee Resigns To Spend More Time In LA
Venture capitalist David Lee, who was Managing Partner of seed and angel investing fund SV Angel, one of the most active venture investors in San Francisco, has resigned to spend more time with his fa
posted on Wednesday, May 20, 2015(Full story)


Kingston Backs Stealthy Data Center Startup Liqid
Fountain Valley-based flash memory developer Kingston is the lead investor in Liqid a stealthy developer of data center technology. Liqid said this morning that it raised $5. (More info...)
posted on Wednesday, May 20, 2015 (More)(Full story)


March Capital Partners Leads $30M Investment In Coho Data
Santa Monica-based venture capital investor March Capital Partners is the lead investor in a new, $30M investment in Coho Data, a developer of high performance, flash-based storage. (More info...)
posted on Wednesday, May 20, 2015 (More)(Full story)


Kareo Rolls Out Apple Watch App
Irvine-based Kareo, the developer of cloud-based, medical office software, has rolled out a new Apple Watch app, which it says can help physicians improve their medical practice efficiency. (More info...)
posted on Wednesday, May 20, 2015(Full story)


Auction.com Partners With Chinese Real Estate Site
Irvine-based online real estate marketplace Auction.com said this morning that it has partnered with Chinese online real estate site Juwai.com, which will bring Auction.com's U.S. (More info...)
posted on Wednesday, May 20, 2015(Full story)


FastSpring Names New CTO
Santa Barbara-based e-commerce software developer FastSpring announced late Tuesday that it has named Michael Smith as the company's new Chief Technology Officer. (More info...)
posted on Wednesday, May 20, 2015(Full story)


Qualstar Names President
Westlake Village-based data storage and power supply manufacturer Qualstar> has promoted Daniel K. Jan, the company's Executive Vice President, to the role of President, the company said late Tuesday. (More info...)
posted on Wednesday, May 20, 2015(Full story)



Tuesday, May 19, 2015
Tape Takes On Social Videos
Los Angeles-based Tape, a new startup focused on social video, launched Tuesday, saying that it has released a new social video app for iOS. (More info...)
posted on Tuesday, May 19, 2015(Full story)


ACI Media Group Makes Investment In MyDistrict.net
Los Angeles-based print and newspaper distribution provider ACI Media Group said Tuesday afternoon that it has made an investment in software company MyDistrict.net. MyDistrict. (More info...)
posted on Tuesday, May 19, 2015(Full story)


AppFolio Files For IPO
Goleta-based AppFolio has filed for an IPO, saying in a filing that it is hoping to raise up to $100M on the NASDAQ Global Market as APPF. (More info...)
posted on Tuesday, May 19, 2015(Full story)


Karma Creates New Trust Score For Peer Marketplaces, Backed By $800K
A new, Los Angeles-based startup, Karma, said today that it has launched out of private beta, to help create a global "Karma Score" to rank a user's trust and reliability in peer-to-peer marketplaces. (More info...)
posted on Tuesday, May 19, 2015 (More)(Full story)


Schlep & Fetch: Delivering Anything and Everything, On Demand
Need something--anything--delivered in Los Angeles? On-demand, delivery startup Schlep and Fetch (www.schlepandfetch. (More info...)
posted on Tuesday, May 19, 2015(Full story)


Mobcrush Gets $4.9M For Live Mobile Game Streaming
Santa Monica-based Mobcrush, a new startup which wants to allow mobile users to broadcast, watch, and chat about video games as they are playing them, has raised $4.9M in a seed funding round. (More info...)
posted on Tuesday, May 19, 2015 (More)(Full story)


Clutter Finds $2M For On Demand Storage
Los Angeles-based Clutter, which provides on-demand, self storage to users in Los Angeles, has raised $2M in a funding round, the company disclosed Monday. (More info...)
posted on Tuesday, May 19, 2015 (More)(Full story)



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