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Built In LA has released its first report on the state of technology in Los Angeles.
And the company has raised $2.5 million in funding led by Century City venture capital firm GRP Partners.
Draftpedia, an iPhone app released a few weeks ago, is designed to be a one-stop reference for all things related to watching a draft.
Venture capital investments into Los Angeles County dropped for the third consecutive quarter, according to a report Wednesday.
Media Temple has an unwritten policy that employees who want to start their own businesses are free to do so. In addition to Setzen and his candle company, there are employees who run restaurants, own party planning businesses and front bands.
Nativo Inc. announced Tuesday that is has raised $3.5 million in funding led by Greycroft Partners with participation from San Francisco venture capital firm E.Ventures.
Bankrupt video game publisher THQ Inc. has sold off the remaining properties in its catalog.
Shares of Power-One Inc. soared 57 percent on Monday after Swiss industrial giant ABB Ltd. said it signed a deal to buy the Camarillo power-conversion technology company for roughly $1 billion.
INTERNET: WhisperText and Snapchat step into social gaps.
WhisperText’s and Snapchat’s privacy-oriented apps look to connect with teens drifting away from Facebook.
AEG Digital signs deal with the goal of becoming a big fish in streaming technology.
TELECOM: Ixia shares fall after company reduces first quarter guidance.
Ixia’s stock drops as phone companies dial back their spending.
ONLINE: Bitium’s tool consolidates accounts and passwords for workers.
Bitium hopes to get to work linking new employees to their companies’ cloud networks.
Early reviews of the mini console, which taps into the Android mobile operating system to bring smartphone games to TVs, have been less than stellar.
Rumors about the potential sale of West L.A.’s Hulu Inc. have heated up in recent weeks. The newest report is that the video streamer has brought on financial services firm Guggenheim Partners to advise on the sale.
Hollywood online service provider J2 Global Inc. said that it has acquired Dutch cloud storage firm Backup Connect BV.