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Friday, April 24, 2015
How SportStream Is Crowdsourcing Its Way Into High School Sports Media
In the world of sports, getting high school sports scores have always been an issue for local media, such as newspapers and television stations. (More info...)
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Instantly Taps Bourque As GM
Los Angeles-based Instant. (More info...)
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Fandango Rolls Out Apple Watch App
Los Angeles-based movie site Fandango launched a new app for the Apple Watch today, letting users pull up barcoded movie tickets on the new Apple Watch, as well as other feature as directions to a the
posted on Friday, April 24, 2015(Full story)


Awesomeness TV Launches Millenial Mom Channel
Los Angeles-based AwesomenessTV disclosed Thursday that it is launching a brand new online video channel and brand focused on millenial mothers, called Awestruck. (More info...)
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XPRIZE Launches MOONBOTS Challenge
XPRIZE, the Marina Del Rey-based organization that is known for running competitions to spur innovation solutions to some of the world's biggest problems, has launched a new effort called the MOONBOTS
posted on Friday, April 24, 2015(Full story)


Hulu, Turner Broadcasting Ink Deal For Adult Swim, Cartoon Network, TNT Titles
Los Angeles-based streaming television site Hulu and Turner Broadcasting said Thursday that the two are in their first licensing agreement between the companies, which will bring such titles as Robot
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Thursday, April 23, 2015
Ocho Opens Office In Los Angeles
Ocho, a New York-based developer of a mobile video messaging app which lets users share 8-second videos with each other, said Thursday that it has opened up a new office in Los Angeles. (More info...)
posted on Thursday, April 23, 2015(Full story)


3DR Ups Funding Round To $64M
3DR, the drone manufacturer and technology developer, said this morning that it has raised its Series C funding to $64M, in an expansion beyond its initial, $50M funding. (More info...)
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PingThings Picks Up Funding
San Juan Capistrano-based PingThings, a developer of predictive intelligence software for the electric utility industry, has scored a round of funding. (More info...)
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Cornerstone OnDemand Bolsters Board
Santa Monica-based Cornerstone OnDemand, the developer of cloud-based, enterprise talent and employee management software, said today that it has named a new member of its board of directors. (More info...)
posted on Thursday, April 23, 2015(Full story)


Ciphrex Adds Cryptocurrency Expert As Advisor
San Diego-based Ciphrex, which is developing peer-to-peer payment network technology, has snagged a cybersecurity and cryptocurrency expert to its baord of advisors. (More info...)
posted on Thursday, April 23, 2015(Full story)


Kofax Gets $500K Win
Irvine-based software developer Kofax reported a $500,000 win this morning, with what it says was a major U.S. insurance company. (More info...)
posted on Thursday, April 23, 2015(Full story)



Wednesday, April 22, 2015
RadPad Raises $9M Rental Marketplace
Los Angeles-based RadPad, the online rental marketplace led by Jonathan Eppers, said this morning that it has raised $9M in a Series A funding. (More info...)
posted on Wednesday, April 22, 2015(Full story)


DogVacay Expands Into Doggie Daycare
Santa Monica-based DogVacay, the online marketplace for pet sitting services led by Aaron Hirschhorn, said Tuesday that it is expanding into the doggie daycare market. (More info...)
posted on Wednesday, April 22, 2015(Full story)


ZIRX Finds $30M To Expand Valet Parking Service
ZIRX, the on-demand valet parking service which launched into Los Angeles in November, said today that it has raised $30M more to continue on its expansion. (More info...)
posted on Wednesday, April 22, 2015 (More)(Full story)


AssetAvenue Joins Real Estate Accelerator
Los Angeles-based AssetAvenue, the online, peer-to-peer lending site focused on commercial real estate loans, said today that it has been selected to participate in a real estate focused accelerator,
posted on Wednesday, April 22, 2015(Full story)


Hollywood Software Buys Digital Cinema Systems, Inc.
Woodland Hills-based Hollywood Software, a developer of enterprise software used by studios, independent movie distributors, and exhibitors to run their distribution and exhibition businesses, said it
posted on Wednesday, April 22, 2015(Full story)


Wallaby Rolls Apple Watch App
Pasadena-based < b>Wallaby Financial--which is now part of Bankrate--said Tuesday that it has launched a new app for the Apple Watch. (More info...)
posted on Wednesday, April 22, 2015(Full story)


Green Dot Gets Mobile Gelocation Patent
Pasadena-based Green Dot, the prepaid debit card provider, reported Tuesday that it has been issued U.S. Patent No. (More info...)
posted on Wednesday, April 22, 2015(Full story)



Tuesday, April 21, 2015
Upfront Ventures Re-Ups On Appointment Booking Site MyTime
Los Angeles-based venture investor Upfront Ventures has lead another round in San Francisco-based online appointment booking site MyTime, as part of a $9.25M Series B. (More info...)
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Kareo Rolls Out Updated Software
Irvine-based medical practice management software developer Kareo, led by Dan Rodrigues, said Tuesday that it has launched the next generation of its cloud-based software for outsourced billing. (More info...)
posted on Tuesday, April 21, 2015(Full story)


Twigtale Finds $1M For Personalized, Therapeutic Books
Los Angeles-based startup Twigtale, a service which helps parents create personalized books to help kids through everything from giving up a pacifier to moving to a new home, said today that it has ra
posted on Tuesday, April 21, 2015 (More)(Full story)


CallFire Shifts Execs
Santa Monica-based CallFire, which offers up cloud-based text and voice communications services, said today that it has shifted the roles of two of its founders. (More info...)
posted on Tuesday, April 21, 2015(Full story)


Disney Accelerator Connects Robot Startup, New Star Wars Movie
In one of the first concrete examples of the benefit of participating in the local Disney Accelerator, one of the first companies to participate in the TechStars driven program in Los Angeles--Sphero-
posted on Tuesday, April 21, 2015(Full story)


Campus Steps Gets $3M
Santa Monica-based Campus Steps, a new startup aimed at college counseling, said this morning that it has raised $3M in a funding round. (More info...)
posted on Tuesday, April 21, 2015(Full story)



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