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Ten of Southern California's Top Software Companies


Southern California is often criticized for having too many startups which only revolve around brand, celebrity, ecommerce, and. Factual.

5 things Silicon Valley gets wrong about Southern California

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things Silicon Valley gets wrong about Southern California. MYTH 1: SoCal’s nothing but beaches, Housewives, and Mickey Mouse.

Southern California Venture Investments Top $1.3 Billion In Q4


The numbers in Southern California were significantly helped by two, mega-funding deals in Los Angeles, including $485.6M

How Classy Is Helping Nonprofits To Attract and Retain Supporters


What do you get when you combine a charitable pub crawl, the movie Anchorman, and a software developer randomly hired off Craigslist? Thanks!

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Moving Analytics | Sitting Kills, Moving Heals

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SoCal startup Moving Analytics is tackling this global problem.  So should we be standing up right now? HV:  Ideally we would be walking.

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SPONSOR POST: Southern California Technology Firms Are Hiring


Not in Southern California's technology market! Southern California technology companies are hiring aggressively, and the high tech job outlook is better than it has ever been, with hundreds of open positions and many companies eagerly seeking high tech talent. Looking for other companies hiring in Southern California?

Four SoCal Startups That Thrived Despite--or Because Of--Economic Downturns


However, if history is any lesson, downturns actually have created some of Southern California's most successful technology companies, whether through forcing those companies to swizzle their business models, by removing competition from the market, or even spurring customers to more readily adopt their products to save money.

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Five Startups Revolutionizing Music, In Southern California


We've compiled a list of five of the startups that are revolutionizing some part of music, based here in Southern California. Chromatik.

Los Angeles Startup Community


So, I promised I would create this post to help point them in the right direction. I'd also recommend you subscribe to So Cal Tech Central. Venture Capital As long as I'm pulling this together, here are some venture capital firms in Los Angeles that can help get you wired in.

Southern California Firms Get $587.0M In Venture Capital In Q2


However, venture dollars invested were above Q1, when Southern California saw $569.1M in investments across 90 deals. invested.

SoCal Heads to SXSWi | 2012 Panel Picking Guide

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The race to get your SXSWi panel to as many votes as possible so that you will be selected to present at the coming 2012 SXSW.

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Report: Tops $70M In Annual Revenues


lynda instruction online video help tutorial educationThe new revenue numbers came via TechCrunch. READ MORE>>.

Koupon Kitty Launches Coupon Code Software


A new, online coupon software "bookmarklet" called Koupon Kitty --backed by Juvo Capital, the investment firm of Talmadge O'Neill and Harry Tsao--said it launched Wednesday, to help consumers find the best coupon codes for various e-commerce sites. koupon kitty bookmarklet browser software savings deals coupons code coupon

AnyMeeting Offers Free Accounts to SoCal Startups


Local startup AnyMeeting is looking to help fellow Southern California startups out, saying this morning that it will provide free, one-year accounts to its premium, ad-free service to any employee of companies within select Los Angeles area incubators and accelerators. READ MORE>>.

How Chinese Startup Tradesparq Is Looking To Grow In SoCal


The crux of it is we help buyers user their network to verify suppliers, primarily in Asia and China, where we started. What is Tradesparq?

What You Missed On Your Holiday Vacation, SoCal Technology Edition


Independa ($5M, San Diego, software for senior independence). Ways socalTECH Can Help You With Your New Year's Resolutions. READ MORE>>.

At “The Vine,” Developer Builds a Vertical Campus for Tech Startups


EDC) revealed that job growth in software development is exploding at three times the rate of overall job growth in the area. John “J.T.”

FreeBike Project | Shifting Brands into Gear

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Both are students at the University of Southern California and wanted to provide free bike access to students on campus.

How Kaleo Is Tackling Enterprise Knowledge Sharing


Phil Hui-Bon-Hoa: If you have ever been in a position where people come to you to as for help, you find that you end up answering lots of the same questions, over and over again. He had 5,000, B-to-B marketers across various divisions of GE, and they really never were able to help each other. What is Kaleo? How did the company start?

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Pasadena Angels Form $1.3M Investment Fund

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Pasadena, California (June 1, 2016) – The Pasadena Angels (PA) today announced the formation of their first investment fund at $1.3 The Pasadena Angels are a great resource for the start-up community in Southern California, by providing capital as well as mentorship. million, PA Fund 1 (The Fund). Tweet Tweet.

Pipeliner CRM's Nikolaus Kimla On Moving to LA, Sales Entrepreneurship


We spoke with Nikolaus Kimla , the CEO of Pipeliner CRM, to learn more about the company, its move here, and its software. Thanks! READ MORE>>.

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2015 LA Investor Startup Forecast

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Our line-up of panelists include many of Southern California’s top VCs, Angels and Startup Accelerators. to 10 p.m. Silicon Valley Bank.

Q1 Southern California Venture Deals Rise To Around $1.4B


Biopharmaceuticals continues to drive the investment totals in Southern California, with $222M in investments; followed by Medical Devices, with $120M in investments, and Software, with $119M. The growing clean technology sector also helped numbers, with $74.0M in deals tracked by our database.

TechZulu Presents: The Annual Startup Forecast

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The panel is comprised of Southern California’s Top VC’s, Angels, and Startup Accelerator founders. 28 from 7pm-10pm in Santa Monica.

ArmorWay: Applying Computer Game Theory To Real Life Problems


Tell us what ArmorWay''s software is all about, and what it''s used for? It was started at the University of Southern California in 2006-2007.

Viddy Wants to Bring Developers to Silicon Beach | $10K and a Job Offer

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What developer wouldn’t want the chance to live in beautiful sunny Southern California. Get on it devs!

Interview with Brett Crosby and Brew Johnson, PeerStreet


Brett and I both grew up in Southern California. So, what is PeerStreet? Photo: Brew Johnson on left, Brett Crosby on right.

TZ Presents 2013 Startup Forecast

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The panel is comprised of Southern California’s Top VC’s, Angels, and Startup Accelerator founders. 24 7pm at  The ROC  in Santa Monica.

Ansible Acquired By Red Hat For Around $100M


Santa Barbara-based Ansible > , a developer of IT automation software, has been acquireed by Red Hat , to help bolster Red Hat's management capabilities for hybrid and OpenStack clouds, and container-based services. ansible merger acquisition open source automation tools softwareAnssible had only raised around $6M in funding.

Welltok, Backed By Trio Of Socal Investors, Buys Mindbloom


Welltok , a developer of online applications to help employees improve their health--and also help companies manage their health programs--has acquired Mindbloom , a developer of mobile apps for improving your health. margolis jeff trizetto software enterprise healthy android iphone health acquisition merger mindbloom welltok

How Epoxy Is Helping Content Creators Make Their Video More Social


Los Angeles-based Epoxy ( launched yesterday to help content creators do just that. Are you a content creator for the web? Thanks!

Ten Tech Entrepreneurs Who Are Putting LA on the Map

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Adam Miller transformed his company into one of the world’s leading software-as-a-service companies, specifically in the HR world. Comment help.

Hackathon Targets Orange County Web Developers


In one of the newest "hackathons" to hit Southern California, a group of companies are looking to draw Orange County software developers to a new hackathon, geared around WebRTC, the open "Web Real Time Communications" framework aimed at helping developers create voice and video chat applications. READ MORE>>.

Entreprenuer Network


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.

How GridTest Is Helping To Build The Next Electric Car, With Neal Roche


We're there to help with that. Neal Roche: I worked the trail of angel investors around Southern California. They're fun to drive.

Ninja Metrics Raises $2.8M For Predictive Analytics Software


Ninja Metrics uses social analytics and cloud computing software to calculate "social value" of users in an online gaming environment, helping companies to predict what their users will be purchasing or doing, and helping them to better monetize their games. The company is led by Dr. Dmitri Williams. READ MORE>>.

Eight Repeat Entrepreneurs To Watch In SoCal


Mahalo / Jason Calacanis - Calacanis, often known better in Silicon Valley than Southern California, had his last success in Weblogs, Inc.,

Bringing The Benefit Of Managed Cloud To Enterprises, With Metacloud


With our software, our clients just inherited the ability to use Ceph, and there was nothing they had to do to get that. What does MetaCloud do?

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Alelo Lands Ambassador Bremer For Board


Los Angeles-based Alelo , the USC spinout which is applying gaming technology to help teach languages and cultures to both the military and civilians, said last week that it has added Ambassador L. alelo ambassador paul bremer culture military defense language software trainingPaul Bremer, III , to its board. READ MORE>>.

HipTraveler | Taking Startup Competitions by Storm

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The University of Southern California is home to many innovative students and companies. Apps & Software Entrepreneurship Startups