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Active Launches Hyperlocal Activity Site

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San Diego-based Active.com , the operator of online sports and community activity registration sites, said this morning that it has expanded into the hyperlocal information market, with the launch of a new, local Bay Area activity guide. active network hyperlocal sports activity community dealsREAD MORE>>.

ACTIVE Network Moves To Texas

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In another blow to San Diego''s technology industry, ACTIVE Network , the sports and recreation registration provider, said late Thursday that it is moving its headquarters to Dallas, Texas. According to ACTIVE Network, the transition will take place over the coming year. READ MORE>>.

Startup Lessons From Stephen King: Results Vs. Activities

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Activities Vs. Results. The post Startup Lessons From Stephen King: Results Vs. Activities appeared first on John Greathouse

Infographic: Social Media Spurring E-Commerce Activity

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The company highlighted some of its result in an infographic (reproduced below). READ MORE>>.

Active Life Scientific Snags $500K

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Santa Barbara-based Active Life Scientific , a developer of life sciences research and diagnostics tools, said this morning that it has raised $500K in a Series A follow on investment. frailty tools diganostics research lifescience capital venture scientific life active The funding came from members of the Tech Coast Angels.

Snap Inc. Files for $3 Billion IPO; Discloses 158 Million Daily Active Users

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Snap Inc., parent company of ephemeral photo-sharing and messaging app Snapchat, has made public its $3 billion initial public offering of its stock on the New York Stock Exchange

CapLinked Launches Activity Tracker

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Manhattan Beach-based CapLinked , the online service which helps startups manage their fundraising efforts, share due diligence documents, and find investors, said this week that it has launched a new activity tracker on the site. caplinked activity tracker investment financial startup entrepreneurCapLinked is run by Eric M.

Active Network Files For IPO

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San Diego-based Active Network has filed for an IPO, saying in its S-1 that it is looking to raise up to $150M. Active Network operates a network of online sports registration, community activity and group sites, and other related Internet services. espn community online registration sports acquisition merger network active

StockTwits Launches Activity Stream

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San Diego-based StockTwits , the stock-focused, micro-messaging service run by Howard Lindzon, has launched a new feature today, focused on activity streams. The firm said the new StockTwits Activity Stream will allow users to keep up with other people, as well as tickers friends are following. READ MORE>>.

Active Network Buys Ski Resort Ticketing Firm

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active network merger acquisition resort ticketing ticket software saasFinancial terms of the buy were not announced. READ MORE>>.

Active Network Ties With Sporting Goods Group

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San Diego-based Active Network , the provider of sports registration and related web software for the sports and recreation industry, announced today that it has linked up with the Sporting Goods Manufacturers Association (SGMA), a group representing the sporting goods industry. active network sporting goods sports survey panel

Oakley, Intel Link On Voice Activated Eyewear

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Sunglasses brand Oakley --owned by Luxottica Group--and Intel said that the two have partnered to launch a new "smart eyewear" system, called the Radar Pace , which will offer real-time, voice activated coaching for athletes. The new "smart glasses" cost $449. Luxottica Group is based in Irvine. READ MORE>>.

ACTIVE Network Debuts Half Marathon Training App

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San Diego-based ACTIVE Network , the provider of cloud-based sports activity and registration services, has rolled out a new mobile app for iOS specifically to help people complete their first half marathon. ACTIVE Network said the app is one a number of apps its provides that are aimed at helping people with their fitness goals.

Twitter Insights From A Guru With 113,000 Rabidly Active Followers

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One of the parameters by which authenticity is measured is the activity level of one''s followers. active in a period of time. Intervie

LifeCrowd Launches Activity Discovery Service

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Los Angeles-based LifeCrowd launched Wednesday, saying that it is looking to help users connect with others on fun activities led by experts. lifecrowd activity discovery classes learning expert startup demoLooking for something fun to do around town? READ MORE>>.

Report: Los Angeles Ranks Sixth In Active Startup Ecosystems

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A new report this week from the Startup Genome Project has ranked Los Angeles as number six in a list of the world's most active startup ecosystems. Los Angeles beat other startup hubs such as Seattle, Boston, and Mumbai in the rankings. READ MORE>>. startup genome ranking ecosystem angeles

Active Network Up Slightly In IPO

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San Diego-based The Active Network , which debuted on the NYSE as ACTV this morning, was slightly up in morning trading, at around $15.83 per share. Active provides online sports registration and community sites. active network actv merger acquisition exit sports saas software registrationThe firm had traded as high as $16.25

Active Network Plans Offering For Investors

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The venture investors in San Diego-based sports website firm Active Network are looking to take some dollars off the table, via an offering from Active, according to an S-1 filed by the company Friday. In the filing, Active said it is planning to sell 1.5 The sales come around 9 months after Active Networks May 2011 IPO.

Active Network Sets Global Sales Exec

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San Diego-based Active Network , the operator of a number of sports related registration and sports events management websites, said yesterday that it has named Kevin Biggs as its Executive Vice President of Global Technology Sales. active network executive salesBiggs joins the company from Blue Coat Systems, and also served at IBM.

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ACTIVE Network Ties With IRONMAN

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According to the two companies, they are in a three year deal where ACTIVE will offer up race registration to IRONMAN''s events. READ MORE>>.

Summer Vacation with the Samsung Galaxy S5 Active

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Triptrotting Adds Events and Activities

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Santa Monica-based Triptrotting , which helps match travelers with like-minded locals, is expanding this morning, saying that it has added a new "Social Activities" feature to help users find activities by location, date, time, and price. Triptrotting said it now has expanded to over 2,000 cities worldwide. READ MORE>>.

Active Storage Names New CEO

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Torrance-based Active Storage , which develops storage devices aimed at the Mac and broadcast media market, said today that it has named Steve Rizzone as its Chief Executive Officer. active storage data executive devices multimedia broadcastREAD MORE>>.

Active Network Revenues Up In Q1, Sets Trading Symbol

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San Diego-based Active Network , the operator of sports registration and online community sites, said in a filing today that it had a net loss of $10.9M on revenues of $72.71M for the three months ended March 31, 2011. active network merger acquisition sports registration actvREAD MORE>>.

ACTIVE Network Wins Three Cities

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San Diego-based ACTIVE Network is expanding its footprint in the parks and recreation management market, reporting this morning that it has signed up the cities of Phoenix, Portland, and Denver as customers of its ACTIVE Net software. active network recreation parks registration community READ MORE>>.

Active Network Sets IPO Trading Range

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San Diego-based Active Network , the operator of online sports registration, team website, and related sports businesses, has set the trading range for its IPO. Active Network's IPO is being underwritten by BofA Merrill Lynch, Citi, Allen & Company LLC, Stifel Nicolaus Weisel, RBC Capital Markets, ThinkEquity LLC, and WR Hambrecht+Co.

ACTIVE Network In $1.05 Billion Acquisition Deal With Vista Equity Partners

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San Diego-based sports and activity registration service Active Network announced this morning that it has agreed to be acquired by private equity firm Vista Equity Partners , in a deal valued at approximately $1.05 The deal will remove Active Network from the public markets. billion. READ MORE>>.

Active Network Prices IPO

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San Diego-based The Active Network , the operator of sports and community event registration services and websites, priced its IPO Wednesday evening, saying it will sell 11,000,000 shares of its common stock at $15.00 per share. Active priced below its expected initial offering range, which was $16.00 to $18.00 per share. READ MORE>>.

Active Storage Adds Exec

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Torrance-based Active Storage , which develops data storage products for the Apple and other markets, said Wednesday that it has named Jeff Lowe as Senior Director of Strategic Market Development. Active Storage is led by ex-Apple executives, and backed by Intel Capital, Mission Ventures, and Valhalla Partners. READ MORE>>.

Sources: Active Network In Major Layoff

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San Diego-based sports registration service Active Network has laid of over 100 people, according to sources near the company. Active Network has been contacted, but has not yet responded to queries about the layoff. active network layoff jobs employment private equity texas websense omnitracs READ MORE>>.

Active Network Launches Ski Resort App

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Pricing on the new tool was not announced by RTP and Active Network. Active Network acquired RTP on November 10th. READ MORE>>.

Active Storage Raises $7.0M More

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Torrance-based Active Storage , the developer of RAID storage products for the Apple Macintosh, has raised $7.0M in a new funding round, according to a regulatory filing from the firm Tuesday. data raid apple capital venture storage activeREAD MORE>>.

Third-Quarter Report Shows Slowdown in VC Activity, & Top 10 Deals

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Venture capital activity is gradually easing from last year’s peak, according to a new quarterly report put together by Seattle-based PitchBook and the National Venture Capital Association. VC firms invested $14.99 billion in 1,810 U.S. Third-quarter funding fell by nearly a third from the prior quarter, when venture investors deployed $22.14

Active Network IPO Expected Wednesday

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San Diego-based Active Network , the operator of online sports and event registration web sites, is expected to IPO this week on Wednesday, according to the NASDAQ's IPO calendar. Active Network has indicated it will sell 11,000,000 shares of its common stock in its IPO, at between $16.00 and $18.00 per share. READ MORE>>.

Active Network Launches Enterprise Event Management Software

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San Diego-based Active Network , the provider of sports and activity registration services and software, said today that it has launched a suite of software aimed at enterprise event management. Active Network said its mobile software is aimed at everything from annual conferences to trade shows. READ MORE>>.

Active Network Ties With Triathlon Group

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San Diego-based Active Network and Triathlon America announced this morning that the two have linked in a strategic agreement. active network triathlon america brand study demographicsAccording to the two, they will work together on a comprehensive study of triathletes, to better identify who is participating in triathlon events.

Active Network Heads to Russell 2000

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San Diego-based Active Network , the recently public provider of online registration services for the sports, community activity, outdoors, and other markets, announced today that it has been added to the Russell 2000 Index. active network merger acquisition russell 2000The firm had an IPO in May. READ MORE>>.

Active Networks Buys Church Management Software Firm

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San Diego-based Active Network said today that it has expanded into the faith market, with the acquisition of church management software firm Fellowship Technologies. active network merger acquisition church management software saas fellowship technologiesFinancial terms of the acquisition were not disclosed. READ MORE>>.

Active Network Launches Mobile Apps For Swim Meets

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San Diego-based Active Network , which operates online websites targeted at community sports and other activities, has launched a new set of mobile apps aimed at swim meets. Active Network is looking to replace what had been a paper-intensive effort at swim meets. active network swim meet android iphone mobile sports swimming

VC Activity Continues Slowdown in Fourth Quarter, and Top 10 Deals

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The report found that venture firms invested $12.7 billion in 1,736 U.S. companies during the fourth quarter—a 20 percent.