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Video game-centric YouTube network Machinima Inc. announced Monday it closed an $18 million financing deal with Burbank’s Warner Bros. Entertainment.
Fuhu Inc., maker of the child-friendly Nabi tablet computer, has expanded into content production.
AVIATION: Jeff Potter takes CEO reins from co-founder of members-only airline.
AVIATION: Startup airline Surf Air looks to take wing with an industry veteran as its new chief executive.
Former student/rapper sings class’s praises in hip-hop YouTube video.
PR: Former student serves up some old-school hip-hop to promote Erik Deutsch’s social media class.
Century City YouTube analytics company Blayze Inc. has been acquired by Santa Clara’s Vobile, a provider of video identification services to help with content rights management.
Fullscreen Inc., the Culver City-based YouTube multi-channel network, announced two senior hires Wednesday.
AwesomenessTV, which serves teenage audiences, announced Tuesday it hired TJ Marchetti as chief marketing officer.
Santa Monica’s Demand Media Inc. announced Tuesday the expansion of its Content Solutions service to include graphic design and original photography services.
Israeli software company Perion is in talks to acquire West L.A.’s AirPush, according to a report published Tuesday on TechCrunch. The deal is said to be valued at $170 million.
Santa Monica video streaming platform Hulu continues to add experienced executives to the company, naming Tim Connolly as its new head of distribution.