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Indeed Prime On Why Los Angeles Is A Hot Technology Jobs Market

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Most of the insiders and hiring executives in Los Angeles know how hard it is to find technical talent in Los Angeles�but not all realize it's not because of lack of talent, but because of very high demand. Why did you pick Los Angeles for the new job service? because it's been such a hot job market. Thanks!

How to Profit: “Thank You Metrics” – Community First, Money Second

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Noah has what I believe he called “Thank You metrics”. I am a raving fan of AppSumo.com. But you need to pay the bills!’ I resisted. He is it.

Indianapolis is the “It Place” to Start a Startup?

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There are a sea of writeboard walls with rainbow scribbles of metrics and brainstorms. It’s spectacular and I want one here in Los Angeles.

Ninja Metrics Ties With Mobile Analytics Firm

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Los Angeles-based Ninja Metrics , the social analytics software developer led by Dmitri Williams, said this week that it has tied with mobile analytics company TUNE. Ninja Metrics'' backers include the Harvard Business School Angels and Tech Coast Angels. 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. Cliff's feedback: Your idea of "Visible Networking" can help people take the "glad to meet you" networking to the next level -- "glad to know you" relationships.

UX | An Old Dog With New Tricks

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Last week, I attended an event hosted by The Los Angeles User Experience Meetup at Cross Campus in Santa Monica.

Los Angeles Tech Launched - Hot List

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I'm happy to announce the launch of the Los Angeles Tech Content Community. The goal is to create a place where it's relatively easy to find current content and highly relevant content surrounding Los Angeles Technology. To be clear Los Angeles Tech is a jump off point. The content comes from other places.

Filmzu: Find, Connect and Create New Content | Co-Founders Interview Nick Ghirardelli and Rupert Ralston

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These were the problems Filmzu is trying to solve.  To have a dedicated place to help people showcase their talents. What does Filmzu do?

Porter: Mobile Chores | The Constant Hustle and LA Tech, Interview with CEO Matt Lucido

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Matt Lucido wanted to help with everyone’s daily life by creating a service app called Porter. TechZulu:  What is Porter? ML:   I do. 

Ninja Metrics Aims At $5M Round

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Los Angeles-based game analytics software developer Ninja Metrics has raised $2.8M of an ongoing, $5M funding round, the company disclosed in a regulatory filing this week. The startup, led by Dmitri Williams, and helps mobile, online, and social game developers better monetize their properties. READ MORE>>.

Interview with Jonathan Lehmann and James Chung, KarmaGoat

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When I was moving to Los Angeles from Paris, I was sorting through my stuff, and I made three bags of things. What exactly is KarmaGoat?

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Ninja Metrics Raises $2.8M For Predictive Analytics Software

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Los Angeles-based Ninja Metrics announced this morning that it has raised $2.8M in a funding round, to bring its social analytics engine for gaming companies to market. cloud research techtransfer university hbsa angel capital venture software analytics predictive metrics ninja READ MORE>>.

Interview with Mike Starkenburg, Image Metrics

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Los Angeles-based Image Metrics (www.image-metrics.com) recently landed a $6.5M, Series B funding round for the firm's facial animation products. We're now waiting to help people learn that they can now do this, and use it to tell a better story. Editor's note: you can see Image Metrics "Emily" demo on their web site ).

Lead Developer to CTO at a Startup

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What metrics are going to be the key startup metrics and how do we get those metrics without too much cost? Unlike some larger, more mature organizations, most startups don't spend much time or effort helping grow their employees beyond the immediate needs of the startup. How will I know when the need has arisen?

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Launchpad LA Receives VC Funding: $50,000 Per Startup

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Launchpad LA today announces it will accept applications for its third class of Los Angeles-based tech startups. History. For the past 2.5

When the Good Guys in Venture Change Roles

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Here is some help for the young ones if you don’t follow my old school reference ;-)). What did I learn in working with Matt? 1.

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Gatsby: Tackling Shopping Cart Abandonment With Social Sharing

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How do you help online brand owners both reduce the abandonment of a shopping cart by online shoppers�and also get the word out about their brands?

Dollar Shave's TV Push Powered By Convertro

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Fans of Los Angeles subscription razor firm Dollar Shave Club might have noticed a lot of the firm recently on television. READ MORE>>.

8 Tips To Get the Most Out of Your Investors and Board

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In addition to helping manage the board Chris also helps represent the interests of the angel investors / common stock holders.

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Entreprenuer Network

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skip to main | skip to sidebar SoCal CTO Thursday, March 1, 2007 Entreprenuer Network Great post by Ben Kuo - The Importance of the “Network&# to Entrepreneurs - the informal connections between people in the technology industry here who have a vested interest in helping entrepreneurs take their companies to the next level. and Ph.D.

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SocialVibe Aims Product At Politics

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Los Angeles-based SocialVibe , the online advertising firm run by Jay Samit, said today that it has launched a new, political advertising solution ahead of the 2012 elections. SocialVibe's campaigns have previously been for major brands. READ MORE>>. socialvibe internet advertising brand politics politician election

Congrats To The Spotlight: LA Tech Winter Presenting Companies at Caltech

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Months of submissions and the amazing  help from our judges , the Spotlight is shinning down on awesome companies that were born right out of Southern California. We make it trivial to quickly aggregate and monitor your key metrics in real-time! Tech Coast Angels  is actively seeking great startups to fund. Join Us.

Interview with Michael Wong, MergeLocal

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It helps local businesses, events, and brands to promote themselves, based on the location of their users. What is MergeLocal? Thanks!

Interview with Matthias Galica, ShareSquare

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In that market, there are literally no ROI metrics. The best metrics are estimated impressions. However, one way the U.S. Thanks!

Interview with Wes Nichols, MarketShare

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We now have teams in our headquarters in Los Angeles, and offices in San Francisco, New York, London, Tokyo, and Bangalore. Thanks!

How The Promise Of Social Media Advertising Is Measuring Up For Adly

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It depends on what a brand is trying to achieve, which helps us focus on efforts and the right platforms. What is Ad.ly''s business now? Thanks!

Lessons Learned From The Accelerator Trenches: MuckerLab's Erik Rannala

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We continue to see a ton of interest not only from great companies in Los Angeles, bu companies from all over the world and the country.

Clinton Foy: Why We Bought Our Own E-Sports Team, the Immortals

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Medium and long term, I am excited to see how this involves into a true sport, bigger on every scale and metric than the NBA or NFL. Thanks!

CurbStand Buys Curby To Expand Valet Parking Efforts

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Los Angeles-based valet parking app developer CurbStand said this morning that it has acquired another, parking app developer, Curby , and will integrate Curby''s technology platform into its software. Curby develops software for valet parking operators, including reporting, metrics, and other enterprise features. READ MORE>>.

Evolve Media Partners With Viewability Audit Firm

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Los Angeles-based Evolve Media , the parent company of CraveOnline and TotallyHer, said late last night that it is in a partnership with Moat , where Moat will help to audit the viewability of all of its properties. Financial details of the deal were not disclosed. READ MORE>>.

Twitter, Jobs, Democracy & The US Elections

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In a world where it’s easier to judge the immediate value of a business, I know that metrics like “time on site&# matter. Clooosed.

A Day in the Life of a Product Manager

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Instead, focus on what metric outputs, more views, more downloads? Empathy, breath, communication : focus. Making ideas reality : dependency.

Attorney and Startup Business Advisor – Aaron Shechet

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grew up in Los Angeles and went to undergrad at UC Santa Barbara, graduating in 2003 with Honors in Economics. Yes, a physical folder.

A Different Kind of Incubator - The Hive

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What can they do for funding, where can they go for help? Posted byTony Karrer at 7:05 AM 0comments: Post a Comment Newer Post Older Post Home Subscribe to: Post Comments (Atom) About Me Tony Karrer Dr. Tony Karrer is CEO/CTO of TechEmpower , a Los Angeles Web Development firm, and is considered one of the top technologists in e-Learning.

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MyShape Article - Analyst Misses the Point

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Maybe its because Im 66", but I think most clothes shopping really stinks and when was the last time that a sales person was actually helpful. Having help narrowing choices is what its going to be about going forward. Marketing, Startups and Networking in Los Angeles. really think MyShape has a great concept. and Ph.D.

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Kevin Federline Search Engine

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Disclosure: we helped build the system that is behind these.) Posted byTony Karrer at 5:02 PM 0comments: Post a Comment Newer Post Older Post Home Subscribe to: Post Comments (Atom) About Me Tony Karrer Dr. Tony Karrer is CEO/CTO of TechEmpower , a Los Angeles Web Development firm, and is considered one of the top technologists in e-Learning.

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Discussion Creation Among Bloggers - LinkedIn, Blogging and Discussion Groups

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to help bloggers and blog readers with comments. regularly do wine tastings here in Los Angeles with some interesting folks I know. Its a great way to get a background on folks. * Ive not found that much use for LinkedIn to help my blogging, but Im starting to think about this. Maybe this meme will help. and Ph.D.

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We Tweet, We Meet, We Gave: Twestival Raised Over $300,000

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According to its web site, Concern helps those with the most extreme cases of poverty. The focus this year turns towards Concern Worldwide.

Product Manager Entrepreneur Mark Geller

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How did it help you? Having helped create Fantasy World , I'm a big believer in the value of social and games. In L.A. In L.A.,

Joey Flores On Earbits' Life, Death, and Resurrection

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We had some investors very interested but wanted us to validate some metrics, so we spent time building things to prove those metrics.