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AdEngage Acquired By Technorati

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El Segundo-based AdEngage, an online advertising network, has been acquired by blog and Internet search site Technorati, Technorati said today. Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed. According to Technorati, it has acquired AdEngage to launch a new self-service advertising network for blogs and social media sites. READ MORE

IPO Market Surpasses 2008, 2009, According to Report

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A new report today released by PwC finds that the market for initial public offerings (IPOs) has jumped significantly in 2010, with volumes exceeding both 2008 and 2009 levels. PwC tallied up 154 IPOs completed this year so far, raising $37.5 billion. IPO market to generate liquidity for their investors. merger acquisition exit liquidity

SIGGRAPH 2008

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Saturday, November 22, 2008 -- SIGGRAPH 2008 "Show and Tell". Video, Literature, Goodies and Stories from the 2008 International Conference and Exhibition in Los Angeles. See [link] (more

Secret for Networking at Events - Prenetworking

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I've never been able to walk into a large group of people and feel like I can "work the room." Sure, I've read various articles on this stuff, but honestly, I still struggle with meeting interesting people. Luckily, I've found a GREAT way to make my time spent at events much better. What do I do? Then I couldn't back out. 3.

ITEXPO West 2008

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Thursday, September 18, 2008 -- ITEXPO West 2008. Collocated with Call Center 2.0 and the Communications Developer Conference, is an event for communications technology professionals. See [link] (more

2008 BIOCOM Investor Conference

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Sunday, October 26, 2008 -- 2008 BIOCOM Investor Conference. Highlighting investment opportunities, over 60 of these leading life science companies will present to principal institutional and private equity investors. See [link] (more

CommNexus GadgetFest 2008

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Thursday, October 23, 2008 -- CommNexus GadgetFest 2008. Every year, CommNexus challenges tech companies within and beyond the San Diego region to enter their latest technologies into GadgetFest and compete for the coveted title of "Greatest Gadget." See [link] (more

OC Innovation 2008

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Thursday, October 2, 2008 -- Innovation and Globalization In Green. The 2008 Innovation and Globalization in Green event will launch the month of festivities. AEA and Orange County Innovation. October is Orange County's "Innovation Month", spotlighting the county's leadership in innovation. See [link] (more

OC Innovation 2008

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Wednesday, October 1, 2008 -- Innovation and Globalization In Green. The 2008 Innovation and Globalization in Green event will launch the month of festivities. AEA and Orange County Innovation. October is Orange County's "Innovation Month", spotlighting the county's leadership in innovation. See [link] (more

VC in the OC 2008

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Wednesday, September 17, 2008 -- VC in the OC 2008. Orange County Venture Group. See [link] (more

SCribe Newsletter October 2008

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The October SCribe Newsletter has arrived.  Check out the feature articles and the upcoming event schedule. Here are quick links to the feature articles in this issue: Magnify360 Wins VentureNet Best Of Show 5 Mistakes To Avoid When Building Your Startup “Out Of The Box” PR Tactics. Offshore Outsourcing is Dying…Long Live Hybrid Nearshore.

Venture Net 2008 Photos

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Feedback on this year’s Venture Net has been great.  The event was sold out - almost 500 people in total! Scott Fox and an audience volunteer pick winners for the door prizes. These photos courtesy of Ben Kuo of the leading news source for Southern California technology news and deals:  socalTECH.com.  Thanks, Ben!

Venture Net 2008 Winners

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13 of the hottest early stage technology companies in Southern California joined us yesterday for the 13th Annual Venture Net. Presenting companies included: •

SMPTE 2008: Annual Tech Conference

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Monday, October 27, 2008 -- SMPTE 2008: Annual Tech Conference. Conference covering entertainment technology and its practical applications across the entire entertainment supply chain. See [link] (more

2008 China-US IT and Business Forum

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Thursday, December 11, 2008 -- 2008 China-US IT and Business Forum. Great opportunity to meet in person with high level decision makers looking to form strategic alliances in Information Technology and Engineering. See [link] (more

2008 State of the State Conference

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Tuesday, October 28, 2008 -- 2008 California State of the State Conference. Milken Institute. California's leading business executives and policy makers gather for a day of insight and debate about this state's future at the 10th Annual State of the State Conference. See [link] (more

2008 National District Export Council Conference

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Wednesday, October 15, 2008 -- 2008 National District Export Council Conference. businesses and the exporting community-at-large. See [link].

Election 2008: How It Will Impact Your Business

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Thursday, November 6, 2008 -- "Election 2008: How It Will Impact Your Business" Gold Coast Business Forum. See [link] (more

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Jason Calacanis & John Suh at VentureNet 2008

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One event, two technology superstars: Jason Calcanis & John Suh will be the featured speakers at this year’s VentureNet in Costa Mesa on September 12th. John Suh, CEO of Legalzoom.com will present &# Successful Launch Strategies for Online Businesses&#. Economy&#. Following Jason’s presentation he will

2008 Asian Global Sourcing and Procurement Opportunities Conference

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Thursday, October 16, 2008 -- 2008 Asian Global Sourcing and Procurement Opportunities Conference. The format of this event will be in the form of an exposition and major mixer. See [link] (more

Breakout Companies of 2008

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Thursday, February 26, 2009 -- Breakout Companies of 2008. Amidst many of the financial challenges of 2008, several San Diego companies achieved successful milestones, financial growth, or other accomplishments that set them apart from the pack. San Diego Venture Group. See [link] (more

Southern California Companies Raise $751M In Funding in Q3, Says Report

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invested. Nationally, there was $7.1B in 907 deals for the third quarter, down 7 percent compared with Q2. invested. READ MORE

The first 6 steps to homegrowing basic startup analytics | Futuristic Play by @Andrew_Chen

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September 18th, 2008 at 8:00 am. Virtual Goods Summit 2008 + last week’s Twitter links » Add New Comment. August 2008 (19).

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Cleantech Investments Hit $4.7B In 2008

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billion, across 186 financing deals in 2008, according to a new analysis by Ernst & Young released Tuesday. According to the analysis, based on data from Dow Jones Venture Source, there was a 68% increase in capital invested in the industry in 2008. Clean technology investments reached a record $4.7

Study: Angel Investments Drop In 2008

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The Angel Capital Association reported this week that investing activity by angel investments groups dropped by nine percent between 2008 and 2007, and 40 percent of angel groups expect overall investment to decrease again this year. Individual group totals were not broken out.

Hard to Build Large Advertising Support Business

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Found this via Ben Kuo - The math behind Internet advertising businesses The advertising equivalence principle?

Online Video For Organizational Communications

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Tuesday, November 11, 2008 -- Online Video For Organizational Communications 2008. See [link] (more

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Hike The Geek

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Sunday, December 14, 2008 -- Hike The Geek. See [link] (more

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Mindshare

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Wednesday, December 17, 2008 -- Mindshare LA. See [link] (more

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LA Friday Coffee

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Friday, December 12, 2008 -- LA Friday Coffee. See [link] (more

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Mobile Excellence Awards

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Monday, December 8, 2008 -- Mobile Excellence Awards. See [link] (more

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HDFEST

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Sunday, December 7, 2008 -- HDFest. See [link] (more

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HDFEST

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Saturday, December 6, 2008 -- HDFest. See [link] (more

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HDFEST

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Friday, December 5, 2008 -- HDFest. See [link] (more

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Mindshare

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Thursday, November 20, 2008 -- Mindshare LA. See [link] (more

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Strategic Collaboration

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Thursday, November 13, 2008 -- Strategic Collaboration. See [link] (more

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Strategic Collaboration

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Thursday, November 6, 2008 -- Strategic Collaboration. See [link] (more

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Digital Hollywood Fall

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Thursday, October 30, 2008 -- Digital Hollywood Fall. See [link] (more

Digital Hollywood Fall

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Wednesday, October 29, 2008 -- Digital Hollywood Fall. See [link] (more