Watch an Ad, Help a Nonprofit Out
NOVEMBER 23, 2015
Not only that, they’ve started launching their own companies and platforms that tout innovative ways to help millenials get in on the action.
LawKick: A Modern Way To Find Legal Help
JANUARY 2, 2014
Michael Chasin: LawKick.com is essentially a marketplace that makes it easier than ever to find legal help. But, how do you start? READ MORE>>.
Esri Rolls Out Replacement For Google Earth Enterprise
JANUARY 20, 2016
Redlands-based GIS and mapping software developer Esri has launched a new product, which takes aim at enterprise users of Google Earth. esri google earth enterprise mapping visualizationREAD MORE>>.
Three LA Organizations Score Funding From Google For CS Education
MAY 2, 2016
Three, local Los Angeles organizations -- DIY Girls , LA Maker Space , and Teens Exploring Technology (TXT), have scored nonprofit funding from Google, as part of the 2016 Google RISE Awards , according to the groups. All three groups help increase access to computer science (CS) for Los Angeles kis and youth. READ MORE>>.
As U.S. Looks to Launch Precision Health Study, Google’s Role Emerges
AUGUST 11, 2016
Google’s parent company Alphabet (NASDAQ: GOOG ) and its wholly owned biotech R&D group, Verily Life Sciences, are helping build a secure center where health records, genomic data, and other personal information from hundreds of thousands of people can be collected, analyzed, and shared with health researchers. The U.S.
ReachLocal Ties Into Google
APRIL 26, 2011
Woodland Hills-based ReachLocal , the provider of local online marketing services to small and medium sized businesses, said Tuesday that it has become a global premier Google AdWords partner. The firm said the strategic partnership with Google will "accelerate the delivery" of Google's AdWords advertising to local businesses.
Goldstar Partners With Google
JUNE 18, 2013
Goldstar , the online service which helps connect people with special deals on live entertainment, has tied with Google on support of Google Now. The Pasadena-based company said it has integrated with Google Now, to provide consumers with information about live entertainment in their area. Goldstar is led by Jim McCarthy.
Metacloud Snags Google Exec
JANUARY 22, 2014
Pasadena-based private cloud provider Metacloud announced today that it has hired on Conner Grey, the former head of Site Reliability Engineering (SRE) at Google for Southern California, as its new VP of Operations. Metacloud said Grey had been at Google for the last decade, and also has served at Yahoo!, READ MORE>>.
Google To Map LA Pollution Using Street View
SEPTEMBER 29, 2015
According to the two companies, they will equip Google's Street View cars with Aclima's mobile sensor technology, which make air quality measurements.
How Card.com Is Helping To Power The Branchless Banking Revolution
DECEMBER 18, 2013
One of the startups looking to help power the "branchless banking revolution" is Los Angeles-based Card.com. What is Card.com? Thanks!
Why Google Fiber? Moat-widening Endeavor & Future of Computing.
Tech Zulu Event
OCTOBER 7, 2013
In twenty years, Fiber will be one of Google’s most valuable assets. Google’s vision is the most ambitious of its peers. Value Chain.
Pawn Shops Finally Go Digital, Helping Underbanked Find Quick Cash
AUGUST 3, 2016
Then Google announced its intent to ban payday and title lenders from advertising in search results. That distinction belongs to the Internet.
Len Short (Red)ily Discusses Google, Bono & Steve Jobs
NOVEMBER 17, 2011
“So much power has ended up in Google’s search box. Basically Google is a TV without a remote control. They are in control.
Fan Appz Launches Personal Marketing Platform To Help Brands Convert Fans Into Loyal Customers
Tech Zulu Event
NOVEMBER 13, 2012
That’s how social can help build customer lifetime value.”. Companies want to see their social media investment drive sales.”
Drew Baumann | Fullscreen BEAM, Google Glass, and Future Tech
Tech Zulu Event
MAY 31, 2013
How hard was it to work on the Google Glass? Google Glass is an easy and convenient way in shooting a first-person video.
Top 11 Free Travel Apps To Help Keep You Sane
Tech Zulu Event
MAY 7, 2013
Traveling has changed so much, especially with the help of a smartphone. What new cultures are there to see? Where to eat?
YouTubers Come Of Age – Google Scores A Solid Return On Its Video Development Fund
JULY 9, 2012
During the latter half of 2011, Google awarded a number of leading YouTubers and nascent Internet TV networks grants of $1 million to $2 million.
Getty Expands Google Goggles Coverage
JUNE 28, 2012
If so, you might make sure you have Google Goggles , the free Android and iPhone app from Google, loaded on your phone. Paul Getty Trust?
TakeLessons Launches On Google Helpouts
NOVEMBER 6, 2013
San Diego-based online lesson marketplace TakeLessons said yesterday that it will offer up its tutors, music teachers, and performing art instructors via the new service, Google Helpouts , which launched Tuesday. Google has tapped a number of partners for sourcing those experts. Financial details of the deal were not disclosed.
Solving Problems in the Google, Facebook, Twitter Era
FEBRUARY 12, 2014
Naturally, I Googled it, found a solution and turned my attention back to other matters. That’s when I turn for help. hustle.
Google Enters Financial Products Comparisons Market
MAY 19, 2011
Search engine giant Google has made its entree into an area long dominated by Southern California technology startups: financial products and leads generation. According to Google Thursday, it has launched Google Advisor , a new service to help users find mortgage, credit card, CD, or checking and savings account offers and rates.
A Look at Google’s New Network Security Tool
Tech Zulu Event
DECEMBER 15, 2014
These two protocols are used to help encrypt the internet, web communications like email, and a variety of internet traffic.
How Google's Old Offices Are Becoming A Tech Hub, with ROC's Walter Grieves
JANUARY 23, 2013
The goal is to help the universities and students connect with companies. walter grieves google technology silicon beach startup realestate
reqallable's Software Lets Google Glass Users Read, Handle Email Automatically
MAY 30, 2014
reQall , the developer of smart applications for Google Glass--founded by former Apple executive Rao Machiraju--has released reqallable, its application for Google Glass which automatically handles email and text messages for users. reqall reqallable context aware email google glass apple mchiraju READ MORE>>.
VIEVU Helps Cops turn the Camera on YOU
Tech Zulu Event
FEBRUARY 7, 2014
From smart watches to cameras, and Google Glass (which I’m excited for) the market is really hot right now. VIEVU is one of these companies.
Glip Ties Into Google Drive, Dropbox
JANUARY 30, 2014
Los Angeles-based Glip , the startup developing cloud-based tools to help teams manage projects, plans, documents, and other more, said today that it has integrated its service with Google Drive and Dropbox. glip google drive dropbox project sharing document workflow management task saas cloud READ MORE>>.
Interview: Clark Benson of Founder & CEO of Ranker.com - Dicusses Playing Nice With Google
JUNE 9, 2011
Ranker helps Internet users find the most appropriate answers to questions that benefit from the wisdom of crowds. Ranker has ten people.
Broadcom Funds Entry In Google Lunar X Prize
MARCH 14, 2012
The donation will go towards the Weizmann Institute of Science to help support its efforts with SpaceIL. READ MORE>>.
Google Taps UCSB Team For Quantum Processors
SEPTEMBER 2, 2014
Internet giant Google said late Tuesday that it has tapped a research team from UC Santa Barbara , to help build new, new quantum information processors based on superconducting electronics. those processors are being applied to design of artificial intelligence at Google. ucsb google quantum computing physics research
SodaHead Ties With Google Analytics
MARCH 22, 2012
Los Angeles-based SodaHead , the online social discussion and voting site, is one of the launch partners for the new Google Analytics Social Media features, Google said this week. SodaHead, which was co-founded by former MySpace exec Jason Feffer, was one of nearly two dozen social sites who partnered with Google on the feature.
Do your kids Google Poo?
NOVEMBER 8, 2009
guess just knowing we were doing the seminar was enough as she went home and checked her son’s Google search history. Verizon rocks!
Hack4LA Looks To Help Local Communities, Government
MAY 13, 2013
Can your software skills help make your local community a better place? Could doing some coding over a weekend help improve your local government? This Hackathon--sponsored by such companies as Google, Scopely, ESRI, Factual, LA Makerspace, AT&T and others--is being held in Boyle Heights on June 1st and 2nd. READ MORE>>.
Report: Dmitry Shapiro To Head Up Google Plus
APRIL 26, 2012
A report today says that Dmitry Shapiro , the former founder of Veoh and head of MySpace Music, and currently founder of alternative social networking site Anybeat , may be heading to Google to head up its Google+ efforts. dmitry shapiro anybeat google plus social networkingREAD MORE>>.
Nimble Gets $1M From Google, Mark Cuban
JANUARY 5, 2012
The round was led by Google Ventures and Mark Cuban. Nimble helps users manage their connections and customers, including integration with email software like Gmail and Microsoft Outlook. nimble ferrara goldmine venture capital google contact management relationship softwareREAD MORE>>.
Google Lets Users Block Sites
MARCH 10, 2011
Search engine giant Google , in what might be a preview of a way for users to help filter out low quality web results, said Thursday that it has begun allowing user to block results from sites they do not want to see. google block search site engine filter quality sites
Nimble Hits Google Chrome App Store
APRIL 3, 2012
Santa Monica-based Nimble , the developer of cloud-based, contact management software which is headed by Goldmine founder Jon Ferrara, has extended the distribution of it service this morning with a new Google Chrome web application. nimble google chrom store softwareREAD MORE>>.
ValueMyStuff: Helping You Uncover That Monet In Your Attic
JANUARY 23, 2015
It was great timing for us to move into the market, to capitalize on the expertise here, in terms of development, online marketing, Google, etc.
Why Teenagers Make Great Entrepreneurs
AUGUST 5, 2016
They need to be connected to entrepreneurial networks, mentors, and leaders to help them find their footing. Wrong.
The Evolution of the App Stores
JUNE 23, 2016
In many ways, Apple and Google are following similar paths. Competing with Apple in this area has been challenging for Google.
Google Cleaning Out Their Closets
Tech Zulu Event
JULY 9, 2012
Google has from late last year embarked on an in-house cleaning project. Another service facing the axe is Google Talk Chatback.