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Wednesday, May 25, 2016
Blizzard's Overwatch Goes Live On Console, PC
Irvine-based Blizzard Entertainment said that its first person shooter game, Overwatch, is now live across the globe on PC, PS4 and Xbox One consoles. The game has been in beta with more than 9. (More info...)
posted on Wednesday, May 25, 2016(Full story)


OneRoof Energy Cuts Staff, Realigns Business
San Diego-based residential solar installer OneRoof Energy has cut its staff, and says it is in a major realignment of its business operations to tap into consumer services providers and partners, rat
posted on Wednesday, May 25, 2016(Full story)


Report: Snapchat Looks For $200M At $20 Billion Valuation
A report published this week--which heavily relies on third party assumptions, back calculations, and analysis of regulatory filings--says that Venice, California-based Snapchat is out looking for $20
posted on Wednesday, May 25, 2016(Full story)


AssetAvenue Launches 30-Year, Residential Loans
Los Angeles-based online, real estate investment lending site AssetAvenue has launched into providing 30-year, fixed loans for real estate investors, specifically to invest in the purchase of rental p
posted on Wednesday, May 25, 2016(Full story)


GumGum Expands In-Image Ad Deal With Publisher
Santa Monica-based image advertising technology developer GumGum is in a deal, which will bring its in-image ads to publications In Touch Weekly, Life&Style, J-14, Closer Weekly, Woman’s World, Twist,
posted on Wednesday, May 25, 2016(Full story)


Penske Media Names COO
Los Angeles-based Penske Media Corporation, which owns such media brands as Variety, WWD, Deadline, Indiewire, and other online and offline publications, says it has named George Grobar as its new Chi
posted on Wednesday, May 25, 2016(Full story)


Tipalti Takes On Accounts Payable
Tipalti, a startup with offices in Agoura Hills, said it has launched a new platform which automates the entire, accounts payable workflow for businesses. (More info...)
posted on Wednesday, May 25, 2016(Full story)



Tuesday, May 24, 2016
Nestigator Rolls Out New Tool For Real Estate Agents
Los Angeles-based Nestigator. (More info...)
posted on Tuesday, May 24, 2016(Full story)


March Capital Partners Launches $240M Venture Fund
Santa Monica-based March Capital Partners, the venture capital investment firm founded by venture investment veterans Jim Armstrong, Sumant Mandal, Gregory Milken and Jamie Montgomery, said this morni
posted on Tuesday, May 24, 2016(Full story)


Kelly Slater Wave Company Acquired By World Surf League
Santa Monica-based WSL Holdings, the parent company of the World Surf League (WSL), said this morning that it has acquired the Kelly Slater Wave Company--the entity behind the "perfect wave" generatin
posted on Tuesday, May 24, 2016(Full story)


Motor Trend Updates Video On Demand Service
Los Angeles-based online content publisher TEN: The Enthusiast Network said this morning that it has launched an updated Motor Trend OnDemand, its automotive, video-on-demand service. (More info...)
posted on Tuesday, May 24, 2016(Full story)


will.i.am Launches Wireless Headphones Line
Los Angeles-based i.am+, the technology company founded by musician will.i.am, said it has launched a new product, a set of Bluetooth-enabled, wireless headphones called the i.am+ EPs. i. (More info...)
posted on Tuesday, May 24, 2016(Full story)


Chatter Set To Launch App For Celebrity Chats For Charity
Los Angeles-based mobile app startup Chatter said today that it is about to launch an app, which will let fans hold one-on-one, five minute chats with their favorite stars--and, at the same time, help
posted on Tuesday, May 24, 2016(Full story)



Monday, May 23, 2016
Startup Accelerator, Backed by LA Investors, Targets VR, AR
The Green Screen Institute, a startup accelerator which is looking to create innovation in the virtual reality (VR) and augmented reality (AR) areas, says that it is getting close to closing applicati
posted on Monday, May 23, 2016(Full story)


Fandango Launches Ad Push For New VOD Service, FandangoNow
Los Angeles-based movie site Fandango is planning a major push of its brand new video on demand service, FandangoNOW, with ads running on TV, online, mobile, outdoor, and in theaters. (More info...)
posted on Monday, May 23, 2016(Full story)


TrueCar Names Dealer Marketing Head
Santa Monica-based TrueCar is continuing to bolster its links to automotive dealers, as it looks to improve its relationship with the auto dealer industry, saying this morning that it has named Paul E
posted on Monday, May 23, 2016(Full story)


RealtyMogul Hits $200M In Projects
Los Angeles-based online real estate marketplace RealtyMogul.com said this morning that it has just hit $200M in total funding for projects on the site, and returned $40M to its investors. (More info...)
posted on Monday, May 23, 2016(Full story)


HelloTech Merges With Geekatoo
Los Angeles-based in-home tech support startup HelloTech, which is led by Richard Wolpert, said this morning that it has merged with Geekatoo, a fellow in-home tech support company. (More info...)
posted on Monday, May 23, 2016(Full story)


KingTing Tech Rolls Out Smart Home Products
Irvine-based KingTing Tech, an electronics startup which has its R&D team in Irvine, but primarily sells to the Chinese marketplace, said it has launched a new set of smart home devices, including a s
posted on Monday, May 23, 2016(Full story)


Rubicon Project Joins New Ad Quality Effort
Los Angeles-based advertising marketplace operator Rubicon Project announced this morning that it has joined in a new, advertising quality effort, call the "Certified Against Fraud" program run by the
posted on Monday, May 23, 2016(Full story)


Secureonix Expands In India
Los Angeles-based security software developer Secureonix said today that it has expanded in Southeast Asia, with a new office in Bangalore, India. (More info...)
posted on Monday, May 23, 2016(Full story)


Ionis Pharmaceuticals In Alliance With MD Anderson Cancer Center
Carlsbad-based pharmaceuticals developer Ionis Pharmaceuticals said this morning that it has tied with the University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, in a strategic alliance. (More info...)
posted on Monday, May 23, 2016(Full story)



Friday, May 20, 2016
Munchery Expanding Same Day Delivery To San Diego
San Francisco-based meal delivery startup Munchery said this week that it is adding same day, meal delivery of its pre-made meals to San Diego. (More info...)
posted on Friday, May 20, 2016(Full story)


Mirrors Briefly Set Solar Power Plant On Fire In Mojave
Mis-aligned mirrors at a solar power plant in the Mojave desert caused a brief fire, resulting in lost output from the Ivanpah Solar Electric Generating System. (More info...)
posted on Friday, May 20, 2016(Full story)


Digitzs: Taking On The Pain Of Payment Processing

One of the major issues for businesses, is handling and processing payments from credit and debit cards. (More info...)

posted on Friday, May 20, 2016(Full story)



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