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Pheed quietly made the Android version of the app available for download earlier this week.
Manatt announced Wednesday that it has brought on technology entrepreneur and digital media veteran Peter Csathy to run the investment operation, Manatt Digital Media Ventures.
StyleHaul announced Tuesday that it has raised $6 million from RTL Group, a TV and radio broadcaster out of Luxembourg.
Shares of the Beverly Hills Internet dating company closed at their highest price yet on Monday following the news that two investment banks had initiated Spark coverage.
PLASTICS: Cereplast to exit El Segundo as part of cost-cutting strategy.
Bioresins company Cereplast hopes moving its HQ to Indiana will help it get back in shape.
ENERGY: Access looks beyond resource-rich U.S. to sell efficiency systems.
The United States, which is producing more oil within its borders, faces less pressure to conserve than countries such as Japan that have few natural resources.
Better-than-expected revenue for Boingo Wireless during the first quarter has temporarily halted the company’s tumble in 2013.
Shares of video game publisher Activision Blizzard Inc. dropped more than 5 percent Thursday following the company’s first quarter earnings report.
Video startup Yekra has raised a $3 million round to further develop its distribution and film marketing tools.
The West L.A. company announced Thursday that it has raised $15 million in a round led by Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers with participation from Mayfield Fund, Nvidia, Shasta Ventures and Occam Partners.
Anthony Keats has joined the Sherman Oaks law firm as partner to help establish a brand development and content protection practice group. He will co-chair the group with Konrad Gatien, who has also joined the firm as partner.
Viddy has announced that it will return $18 million of the $30 million series B round it raised a year ago.
Demand Media Inc. beat analysts’ estimates for the first quarter of 2013, led by increases in revenue from the Web publisher’s sites as well as its domain registration business.
A New Jersey judge has ordered Santa Monica firm Colony Capital LLC to proceed with the sale of an Atlantic City hotel and casino to the operator of an online poker site.