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Los Angeles Startup Events

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I recently posted about the Increase in Early-Stage Startup Activity in Los Angeles. realized that it has been a little while since I posted about the Los Angeles Startup Community and so needed to update my list of startup events that will be out of date almost before I finish publishing it.

Startup Surge in Los Angeles

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The crowd of more than 1,500 spilled out into hallways, and would-be investors were turned away from the doors, as a crush of entrepreneurs, investors, service providers, wanna-be entrepreneurs, and others looked to be part of the surge of startups emerging in Los Angeles. At the event, the enthusiasm for startups was palpable.

Los Angeles Aims At Citywide, Free Wireless

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The RFP , dubbed CityLinkLA , asks providers to create a plan to complete build-out of a network within the next five years across Los Angeles.

Los Angeles Has 5 Percent Of All Unicorns, Says Report

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Los Angeles has 8 percent of all the "unicorn" companies globally, according to a new study released Wednesday by the University of Southern California's Marshall School of Business. angeles economy growth unicorn startup technology research valuationREAD MORE>>.

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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. startup genome ranking ecosystem angelesREAD MORE>>.

Los Angeles Accelerator Report Card: Too Early To Tell

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Our second measure was of the number of funding events (angel, venture capital, other funding) associated with companies out of the region.

Warner Launches Startup Accelerator In Los Angeles

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its Media Camp accelerator program wil lbe launching in Los Angeles, to help early stage companies create "disruptive innovations" in entertainment. has realized that much of the activity in startups related to content is centered closer to Hollywood and Southern California's entertainment industry. Entertainment. READ MORE>>.

Startup Foundation | Prepare For A Boost In The Los Angeles Startup Ecosystem

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So who is the man leading the charge for your local Los Angeles Startup Foundation.

Tutors App: Flexible Tutoring Whenever You Need It

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We talk a lot about college entrepreneurs here at Tech.Co, but what about the younger generations? That’s right, I’m referring to high school students.

Pop culture stimulates the evolution of the LA tech scene

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Los Angeles didn’t have much in terms of a real tech scene — and even San Francisco only had a few VCs or tech companies.

Los Angeles, San Diego Among Top 10 Cities For Startups

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Instacart Expands In Los Angeles

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On-demand grocery delivery service Instacart has expanded in Los Angeles, saying recently that it is now covering downtown Los Angeles and Culver City, and will deliver groceries from Ralphs and Costco. The company has been active in Los Angeles since April 3rd. READ MORE>>.

LA Group Launches Effort To Promote Technology Corridor In Los Angeles

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Los Angeles Ranks Among Top AngelList Cities

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The Los Angeles area ranks among the top markets for activity on the angel investment service AngelList , according to new statistics released by the service Monday. According to AngelList, Los Angeles was third in the list of top five locations with activity on the service. READ MORE>>.

Its BlogWorld Time! Los Angeles Get Ready!

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BlogWorld and New Media Expo 2011 comes to Los Angeles and its finally here. Tim Street – Topping Mashable’s list of Social Media VIPs in Los Angeles Tim Street is a Writer, Producer, Director, Editor, New Media Consultant and Web Video Branded Entertainment Pioneer. Make sure to tune in for all the live action.

Karlin Ventures Takes Aim At Los Angeles Startup Investments

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Los Angeles has a new, well funded, investment firm in town, with big plans for local investments: Karlin Ventures. Zhou recently moved to Los Angeles, after a stint at Innovations Endeavors, the venture fund of Eric Schmidt. karlin ventures startup angeles investment family officeKarlin Asset Management has $1.4

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>>.

Startup Weekend Los Angeles | Stop Dreaming, Start Doing!

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The post Startup Weekend Los Angeles | Stop Dreaming, Start Doing! Many of us get that itch of becoming an entrepreneur.

Tech Titans Peter Thiel, Matt Jacobson, Cameron and Tyler Winklevoss, Mich Mathews, Elon Musk Buy Homes in Los Angeles

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Tech entrepreneurs and executives from Silicon Valley are moving south and buying up luxury homes in the Los Angeles area. Facebook.

Lets Save The Water…With A Hackathon! | rhubarb studios Water Hack

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Hackers will work non-stop for 48 hours on the weekend-long event (August 21-August 23) in Downtown Los Angeles.

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Its BlogWorld Time! Los Angeles Get Ready!

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BlogWorld and New Media Expo 2011 comes to Los Angeles and its finally here. Tim Street – Topping Mashable’s list of Social Media VIPs in Los Angeles Tim Street is a Writer, Producer, Director, Editor, New Media Consultant and Web Video Branded Entertainment Pioneer. Make sure to tune in for all the live action.

Moviepilot Gets $7M, Sets Up Shop In Los Angeles

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As part of the funding, Moviepilot is setting up an office in Los Angeles, and has moved its CEO, Tobi Bauckhage, to LA. The company said it now has over 50 people split between its Berlin and London offices, and is actively hiring in Los Angeles. READ MORE>>.

Microsoft Announces New Tablet In Los Angeles | The Surface

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There has been talk for the past week about Microsoft making a “Major” announcement here in Los Angeles. Wait no more!

Digital Media Investments & The Future of Los Angeles Startups with Manatt Digital Media

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Generally, LA was not that active during that time until about three years ago.  TechZulu: Let’s start with an easy question. 

Interactive Architecture: Adaptive World Release Party & Book Signing [ LOS ANGELES ]

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About the Book:   Recent technological developments in biology, computation, cybernetics, engineering, industrial design, materials, and robotics allow architecture to evolve beyond static functionality and become an active participant—with the capacity to perceive, react to, and connect—with humans and the natural world.

USC Adds New Accelerator “Viterbi Startup Garage” to Silicon Beach

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Business Entrepreneurship Startups Beyers Caufield Kleiner Perkins Los Angeles United Talent Agency USC UTA Viterbi Viterbi Startup Garage

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Mark Suster On Falling Valuations And LA’s Tech Scene

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Finance Fundings & Exits TC AOL TechCrunch Mark Suster Los Angeles upfront venturesHe also commented on falling tech valuations.

Upfront Ventures Adds Hamet Watt as New Investment Partner

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He has a lovely family – Joy and Zion – who are also active members of the LA community. Los Angeles Thank you. Drive.

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>>.

Online Business Networking Los Angeles

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Great by Cliff Allen Business Networking Online who I had blogged about previously in Marketing, Startups and Networking in Los Angeles. obnla … Online Business Networking Los Angeles) and then bring together posts that include that hashtag. And, since he's using a public blog anyone can join the conversation. focus?

Events and Networking in Los Angeles

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skip to main | skip to sidebar SoCal CTO Friday, February 23, 2007 Events and Networking in Los Angeles One of the issues I discussed in Innovation and Geography was that the geography and traffic in Los Angeles generally makes it more difficult for networking. Marketing, Startups and Networking in Los Angeles.

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City of Los Angeles Ties Into High Speed, Internet Research Backbone

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The Interaction of Our Lives | QR Codes and Augmented Reality

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QR codes allow for such easy setup they’re literally as easy as 1-2-3, which is the reason we’ve seen such growth in our daily activities.

Greycroft Bolsters Los Angeles Team

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In what can only be good news for local startups, venture capital investment firm Greycroft Partners said this morning that it has named Mark Terbeek as a new Partner in its Los Angeles office. Terbeek will help current LA partner Dana Settle in vetting deals for the firm. READ MORE>>.

LeanLA Presents: Beware of False Prophets

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Follow the links for more information on Coloft and Los Angeles Lean Startup Circle. Lean Approach. Model-Focused. Metrics-Guided.

Insights and Opinions: The Emergence of Los Angeles as a Booming Tech Hub

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Has Los Angeles finally made it as a technology hub? My conclusion: Los Angeles is a serious tech hub. Continued.).

Sandy Hook Promise and Tech Activism

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The tech community has become more politically active over the past 5 years and this is a good thing. enjoy it and so does my family.

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Startup Weekend Los Angeles

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Sunday, November 18, 2012 -- Startup Weekend Los Angeles. Startup Weekend is a global grassroots movement of active and empowered entrepreneurs who are learning the basics of founding startups and launching successful ventures. Ever wondered what it takes to be an entrepreneur? See [link].

Startup Weekend Los Angeles

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Saturday, November 17, 2012 -- Startup Weekend Los Angeles. Startup Weekend is a global grassroots movement of active and empowered entrepreneurs who are learning the basics of founding startups and launching successful ventures. Ever wondered what it takes to be an entrepreneur? See [link].

Startup Weekend Los Angeles

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Friday, November 16, 2012 -- Startup Weekend Los Angeles. Startup Weekend is a global grassroots movement of active and empowered entrepreneurs who are learning the basics of founding startups and launching successful ventures. Ever wondered what it takes to be an entrepreneur? See [link].