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Verizon Digital Media Acquires Volicon

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Los Angeles-based content delivery network provider Verizon Digital Media Services --which is better known to locals as the former operations of EdgeCast--said it has agreed to acquire Volicon , a provider of video capture, archival, compliance monitoring and clip creation workflow for broadcasters. READ MORE>>.

lynda.com Hires Content VP

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Carpinteria-based lynda.com , which operates an online training and education site for computer skills, announced Thurday that it has added Michael Ninness as the firm's Vice President of Content. Ninness was formerly Lynda.com's Director of COntent from 2005 to 2007, and has also served at Microsoft and Extensis.

FamilyFinds Launches DailyFinds Email

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Matt Coffin sold his last firm, LowerMyBills.com, to Experian back in 2005 for over $330M. READ MORE>>.

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StoryBots And The Future of Learning,With Gregg Spiridellis, JibJab

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You mentioned you've pulled together a big virtual team to put together your content, both for JibJab and Storybots. Can you talk about that?

Frequency Inks Video News Deal With Newsy

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Financial details of the content licensing deal were not disclosed. Frequency aggregates and distributes video content to mobile and other devices. Harrison previously founded FasTV, and headed up iFILM, which he sold to Viacom back in 2005. READ MORE>>. frequency newsy video news distribution streaming

Why I’ve Shifted More Attention to Facebook

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signed up for Facebook before many – in 2005 – when I first moved back to the US. Twitter was my public chat board, my place to share blog content, my place to ask public questions and to debate. I’ve been spending a lot more time on Facebook as a blogger than I ever did. So I thought it was worth explaining why.

A Serial Entrepreneur’s Take On Brad Feld & Jason Mendelson’s Venture Deals

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Brad and Jason have been exposing venture capitalists’ secrets since 2005, when they began writing a blog series on Term Sheets at AskTheVC.

TZ Presents 2013 Startup Forecast

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TechZulu is excited to invite you to the 2013 Startup and Entrepreneurial Forecast taking place on Thursday Jan. 24 7pm at  The ROC  in Santa Monica.

How to Decrease the Odds That Your Startup Fails

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But that’s harder to build in 2016 than it was in say 2005. SEO doesn’t just happen – it requires a content strategy, inbound links, relevancy, keyword strategies, etc. Many startup businesses – tech or otherwise – fail. ” when often that’s a stupid comment. Market Size. Let me be very direct.

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Interview with Robert Flynn, Aggregage

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In the quest to own the world of Internet content, there has been a huge amount of focus given to the world of consumer Internet content. For that reason, more and more content is going online. However, as these are relatively niche focuses, it's difficult for those content providers--often times bloggers--to build an audience.

Veteran LA law firm opens a Silicon Beach office and launches a pro-bono “Precelerator”

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Interview with Howard Marks, Gamzee

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returned to the gaming industry in 2005, when I started Acclaim Games, which we then sold to Playdom. What is Gamzee all about? Thanks!

5 Reasons Why Businesses Still Love Microsoft

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All we have to do is look at the data, though: Since its launch in 2005, Microsoft’s Xbox 360 has sold 66 million copies worldwide.

Changing The Business Of Media Through Online Video, With Cenk Uygur

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started Young Turks back in 2002, and then, in 2006 and really towards the end of 2005, started daily web streaming for the show. billion views.

Why You Should Start a Company in. Los Angeles

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And thats not even counting MySpace, which Rupert Murdoch famously paid $580 million for in 2005. RSS ); Why You Should Start a Company in.

Ten Tech Entrepreneurs Who Are Putting LA on the Map

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Data is the Next Major Layer of the Cloud & A Major Victory for Startups

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Let me explain. One obvious example is the OSI model in which we have seven layers ranging from the physical layer at the bottom of the stack (e.g.

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Google Cleaning Out Their Closets

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Some may not remember Google Video, the service stopped taking uploads in May 2009 but still has hosted content and a number of users.

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REACH | Disruptive Technologies Impacting the Future of Gaming [Live]

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From 1997 through 2005, Robin was a marketing executive and general manager at PepsiCo.   Make sure to tune in! Time : 7:00 PM to 11:00 PM.

Want to know why charging $12 / year converts higher than $9.99?

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All viral adoption starts with one thing – great content. Yesterday’s show floored me. consider Gregg Spiridellis a good friend.

Hulu Goes Bollywood

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According to Saavn, it will offer five titles from India, including "Sarkar", a 2005 version of "The Godfather." READ MORE>>.

How Frequency Wants To Bring You Internet Video, with Blair Harrison

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Blair Harrison: I sold iFilm to Viacom at the end of 2005, and got out of there at the beginning of 2008. What is Frequency? Thanks!

Can Blip.TV Change The Indie Production Market On The Web?

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Netflix, Hulu, and even YouTube and other content streaming sites have all but obliterated the independent DVD rental business of yesterday.

How to Develop Your Fund Raising Strategy

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raised money as an entrepreneur, like you, in 1999, 2000, 2001, 2003 and 2005 for two different companies. Raising money is hard. Call high.

Its BlogWorld Time! Los Angeles Get Ready!

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Lisa Stone co-founded BlogHer in 2005 with Elisa Camahort Page and Jory Des Jardins. Jace Hall is the President and founder of HDFILMS INC.  a production company primarily focused on creating premium online content as well as film, television, and videogames. BlogWorld and New Media Expo 2011 comes to Los Angeles and its finally here.

Stickam Shuts Down

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Stickam had been founded in 2005. stickam broadcasting webcam camera video shutdown deadpool jobs contentStickam , the live video streaming service, announced on its web site Thursday that it would be shutting down its services, effective 11:59PM PST. Reason for the shutdown was not disclosed. READ MORE>>.

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63 Los Angeles Entrepreneurs To Be Proud Of

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He previously led business development for Affiliate Fuel, leading to its acquisition by Experian in 2005. Weekly. Idea Mensch. About. Events.

News Corp. In Repeat With Sale To Local Tech Firm

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acquired IGN in September of 2005, for $650M. Those numbers--and the story--seems to be almost an exact repeat of the story behind MySpace , which--also in 2005, in July--was acquired by News Corp. ziffdavis newscorp publisher publishing content videogame davis ziff j2global acquisition mergerDoes this sound familiar? News Corp.

RealD Upgrades El Capitan

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The El Capitan has been using the firm's 3D technology since 2005, and according to RealD is the highest attended RealD 3D theatre in the world. Tags: hollywood content projection movie reald capital Financial details of the win was not disclosed. RealD's XL system provides 3D capability to larger screens, over the 45 ft. READ MORE>>.

Pluggedin Media Looks For Buyer

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O'Brien is one of the co-founders of Xdrive, which was sold to AOL in 2005. Tags: merger content acquisition pluggedin hdtv media Los Angeles-based Pluggedin Media , which operates a web site focused on streaming of high quality, music videos in HD and broadcast quality, is looking for a buyer. O'Brien said, in explaining the move.

Pluggedin Media Looks For Buyer

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O'Brien is one of the co-founders of Xdrive, which was sold to AOL in 2005. Tags: merger pluggedin acquisition content hdtv media Los Angeles-based Pluggedin Media , which operates a web site focused on streaming of high quality, music videos in HD and broadcast quality, is looking for a buyer. O'Brien said, in explaining the move.

Bestcovery.com Rolls Out Web Widget

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Santa Monica-based Bestcovery.com , an online expert review and ranking site headed by former Pricegrabber.com co-founder and CEO, Kamran Pourzanjani, said today that it has rolled out a new widget which will allow web publishers to display its content. Pourzanjani was CEO of Pricegrabber.com until its $485M purchase by Experian in 2005.

EA Mobile Targets Amazon's Kindle

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EA Mobile came out of EA's acquisition of Los Angeles based Jamdat in 2005. No details on which titles would first appear on the Kindle.

Brad Feld Drops Knowledge. Here’s What He Said …

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In 2004 / 2005 I was starting to get intrigued with user-generated content. Or, as always, summary notes available below. was starting.

Its BlogWorld Time! Los Angeles Get Ready!

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Lisa Stone co-founded BlogHer in 2005 with Elisa Camahort Page and Jory Des Jardins. Jace Hall is the President and founder of HDFILMS INC.  a production company primarily focused on creating premium online content as well as film, television, and videogames. BlogWorld and New Media Expo 2011 comes to Los Angeles and its finally here.

Interview with Quinn Curtis, BrightCloud

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Quinn Curtis: We were around since 2005, we were incorporated and funded in 2006. Quinn, thanks for the time. How big was the team in San Diego?

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The Convergence of Social Media & Traditional Radio

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didn’t know what I was getting into when I started buying live endorsement radio ads back in 2005. The Make It Work Mini Cooper Fleet.

Interview with Brian Garrett, Crosscut Ventures

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In about 2005, I started looking at the local market, and realized that there are not lots of enterprise IT companies here, which is Palomar's focus.

Social Networking and Business Value

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He has also been a Regional Sales Director and National Account Director for Facebook. A 12 - year veteran of the online world, he has worked in sales, business development and content partnership functions for Yahoo!, In 2005, Majid coauthored "Data Strategy" a book designed to help streamline information management within organizations.

This Week in VC with Mo Koyfman of Spark Capital

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Content, of course, is the same!]. RockYou (US) was founded in Redwood City in November 2005 by Lance Tokuda and Jia Shen. Trazzler.