Ouya, a Santa Monica video game console creator, received a $10 million investment from Alibaba last month, according the Wall Street Journal.
HelloTech has raised $2.5 million in seed funding to create an on-demand network of IT technicians to help consumers with their electronics problems.
On this week's list: a peer-to-peer marketplace for event space rentals, children's mobile games and a grocery savings app.
Whitney Wolfe is more than ready to leave the Tinder drama behind.
Cargomatic, which connects shippers with local truckers to eliminate unused cargo space via an Uber-like app, has raised $8 million to scale and expand into new markets.
L.A. County set a record for VC funding last quarter, buoyed by Snapchat’s $485 million round that closed out the year.
The Culver City startup incentivizes users to engage with an app by awarding points that are redeemed for real-life prizes.
HookLogic, a New York commerce search advertising company, has established its West Coast office in Santa Monica.
Internet software and service provider J2 Global has extended its $415 million bid to acquire backup storage firm Carbonite.
Snapchat’s long-rumored Discover feature has been unveiled.