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United Online Inc. on Wednesday said it has rejected a buyout offer from Los Angeles investment bank B. Riley Capital Management but said it will review the possibility of selling off assets or even the entire company.
Blue Origin of Kent, Wash. on Monday launched a rocket into space and landed it back on earth vertically, making history and creating serious competition for Elon Musk’s rocket company SpaceX.
Dollar Shave Club of Santa Monica has raised an additional $15.7 million in a financing round and may be looking for more.
TrueCar Inc. announced Monday that Chip Perry will replace Scott Painter, TrueCar’s founder, as president and chief executive of the company.
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ICANN, the Internet domain name overseer based in Los Angeles, spent $2.5 million over the past year lobbying the U.S. government, an amount on par with multi-national corporations, The Register reports.
Online discount ticketing company Goldstar Events Inc. of Pasadena has raised $20.3 million in a financing round, according to a filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission.
Real estate agent matching website Agent Ace of Santa Monica has raised $13.5 million in a Series A round, acquired home-search website Fypio and rebranded as OpenHouse.
PCM, an IT services provider based in El Segundo formerly named PC Mall, announced that it has acquired the $800 million business-to-business assets of Systemax's North American Technology Group, according to CRN.com, a news site.
Match Group Chairman Gregory Blatt on Thursday condemned an unflattering article about Tinder Chief Executive Sean Rad, CNBC reports.
Santa Monica’s Ring, a company that manufactures a doorbell with a video camera linked to an app, has inked a deal with Wisconsin’s American Family Insurance to give customers a discount.
Co-founder and former Oversee.net Chief Executive Lawrence Ng has launched a $10 million incubator and seed fund named OnRamp Fund.
Tinder Chief Executive Sean Rad gave a salacious interview to British tabloid Evening Standard early Wednesday – just a day before Tinder’s parent company is to make an initial public offering.
Beleaguered online payment platform Virtual Piggy Inc. has named former PayPal mid-level executive Käthe Anchel as its chief executive.