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Intel To Open New Studio In Hollywood Aimed At VR


Intel CEO Brian Krzanich said on Tuesday that the semiconductor maker will create a new, studio in Hollywood, will will focus on creating 360-degree virtual reality sports and entertainment content, using its technology. intel hollywood virtual reality contentREAD MORE>>.

This Hollywood Star Proves Entrepreneurs Should Be Clueless


This was certainly the case with Hollywood star turned inventor, Hedy Lamarr. Unsatisfied with the intellectual limitations of Hollywood, Ms.

Hollywood Software Acquired By Rentrak


Los Angeles-based Hollywood Software, Inc. Hollywood Software's products are installed at such studios as 20th Century Fox, Universal Pictures and Lionsgate, according to the companies, with its digital cinema management software being used to manage more than 15,000 screens worldwide. Financial terms of the buy were not disclosed.

TechZulu Final Friday At WeWork Hollywood (#TZFF)

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This month TechZulu is taking Final Fridays to Hollywood! The Deets: Where: WeWork Hollywood 7083 Hollywood Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90028.

TZ Tech Crawl | Hollywood Edition

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The Tech Crawl is back and in full swing heading to the Hollywood Tech Scene! tour of some of the hottest Hollywood tech companies.

Hollywood Presbyterian Pays $17,000 In Bitcoin Ransom


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Angry Birds Maker Eyes Hollywood


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Avametric Raises $10.5M To Combine Hollywood VFX With E-Commerce


In a crossover between the worlds of Hollywood special effects and e-commerce, a new startup, Avametric , said it is looking to fuse "Silicon Valley, Hollywood, and Fashion" by using the software behind visual effects rendering to render clothing and accessories on computer models of consumers. READ MORE>>.

Mike Jones Echoes Hollywood | If You Build It, They Will Come

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Mike Jones may be known for his most recent role as CEO of MySpace , but this Internet entrepreneur is no stranger to the startup world.

New Fund Targets Celebrities, Hollywood


It seems like combining Hollywood and venture capital is the rage in Silicon Valley this week, as news came Tuesday of a new, seed-stage venture capital fund--run by former Mashable blogger Ben Parr--looking to raise money from Hollywood celebrities for access to hot, Silicon Valley Startups. READ MORE>>.

MySetLife Adds Content From Hollywood Reporter,


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Blankspaces Targets New Location In Hollywood

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Coworking space operator Blankspaces says it is planning a big expansion in mid-June, and plans to open up a new location in Hollywood.

YouTube Sensation Annoying Orange Goes Hollywood


The Annoying Orange , the animated YouTube series, is the latest YouTube sensation to go mainstream in Hollywood, according to a report today.

Oculus Courts Hollywood With New Film Unit


Irvine-based Oculus , the virtual reality headgear and technology maker which is now part of Facebook, announced Monday at the Sundance Film Festival that it has created a new unit to help Hollywood make virtual reality movies. oculus rift virtual reality content hollywood immersive sundance READ MORE>>.

How FilmBreak Is Bringing Data and Analytics To Hollywood, with Darren Marble


Hollywood's an old industry, used to doing business in traditional ways. What is FilmBreak? That's really the core focus for us. Thanks!

Ross Levinsohn Named Head of The Hollywood Reporter


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Silicon Beach Fest Hollywood, LA Tech Summit, and Idea to Screen | Why You Need to Attend Any or All

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LA Tech Summit takes place the following day and takes a more comprehensive look at the entire tech eco-system in Los Angeles, not just Hollywood.

Core Performance Opens Tech Dev Center In Hollywood


Core Performance , a venture backed sports and corporate wellness company backed by Polaris Venture Partners, has opened up an office in Hollywood, to house its technology operations. According to Jon Zerden, the company's CTO, the firm is aggressively hiring for technology and product positions at the new location. READ MORE>>.

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Drone Crash Takes Out Power Grid In West Hollywood For Three Hours


For all of the promise and appeal of drone aircraft, the growing popularity of the unmanned aerial vehicles continues to cause unexpected problems--most recently, taking out the power to almost 700 customers of Southern California Edison in West Hollywood on Tuesday afternoon. Authorities have yet to locate the pilot and owner of that drone.

Microsoft Spins Up New Entertainment Studio In Hollywood


The move looks to be part of a trend of big technology companies centering efforts in Los Angeles to bring content to their devices and properties.

Raise a glass with TechZulu & New Media Vault at Drai’s Hollywood

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TechZulu is turning three and we couldn't think of a better place to celebrate than the exclusive nightclub, Drai's Hollywood. That's right. We all work hard, now it's time to play hard. Visit TechZulu for full story.

ParkMe Expands Data In Hollywood, Venice


Santa Monica-based parking information provider ParkMe said Tuesday that it has expanded the depth of its information in the Los Angeles area, by adding parking information in Hollywood and Venice. parkme hollywood venice angeles xerox parking data Financial details of the link were not announced. READ MORE>>.

Silicon Valley VC's New LPs: Hollywood?


Apparently, according to Variety, that source is increasingly Hollywood , and its stars and executives. Image courtesy of Bigstock. READ MORE>>.

Microsoft Unveils Surface Tablet In Hollywood


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FAA Extends More Unmanned Aircraft Exemptions To Hollywood


The FAA said Monday that it has granted eight more regulatory exemptions for commercial use of unmanned aircraft systems (UAS), nearly all of them to a set of linked companies in Van Nuys which film for Hollywood. Purwin, who has a long list of credits filming for Hollywood. drone hollywood purwin content license aerospace

Why Hollywood Needs To Make Technology A Priority

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Every day, it seems there are new headlines on the strained relationship between technology and entertainment.

Silicon Beach Report Oct. 11: Snapchat Courting Hollywood Producers

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Snapchat courting Hollywood producers, SpaceX expects to launch again by the end of the year, and FameBit acquired by Google

Silicon Beach Fest Celebrates Tech Startups and Hollywood in LA | Pics, Highlights and What’s Next!

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Hollywood Today: The Digital World of Silicon Tech Collides with the Flashy Stardom of Hollywood. Tons of info and tons of fun!”

HitFix Snags VP From The Hollywood Reporter


Los Angeles-based film, TV, and entertainment site HitFix said today that it has snagged the former General Manager for Digital for The Hollywood Reporter, Alex Boyce, as its new Senior Vice President of Business Development and Strategy. hitfix hollywood reporter executive film contentREAD MORE>>.

Fender Turns to Hollywood, Internet to Lift Sales

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Guitar maker Fender looks to crank the volume on sales with a new outpost in Hollywood

Hollywood-based Firefly Games brings in $10M to begin developing new games

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Blog Thumbnail: Teaser: With a new $10 million round of funding, what does Hollywood-based Firefly Games have in store? Firefly Games.

5 tech events you can't miss this week

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Be sure to check out Built In LA's first-ever Built In Brews, hosted at the new Grindr headquarters in West Hollywood this Thursday!

Netflix Expands In Hollywood


Internet video streaming and rental service Netflix is in a major expansion in Hollywood, and has signed a lease fo 200,052 square feet on the Sunset Corridor, the company said Thursday. ICON said the deal for the Netflix offices is the largest office lease signed to date in Hollywood, in terms of square feet. READ MORE>>.

Silver Pixels Celebrates Hollywood Digital Marketing


” Wise words from former Sony President of Marketing Dwight Caines, who was honored at the 2nd annual Hollywood in Pixels event, founded by 20th Century Fox / Warner Bros marketing exec Bettina Sherick. bettina welcomes you to #hollywoodinpixels honoring Hollywood's digital mktg

TechZulu #TechCrawl | Hollywood Edition

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TZ Tech Crawl is back this month and heading to Hollywood! The post TechZulu #TechCrawl | Hollywood Edition appeared first on TechZulu.

Report: Amazon Paid $15M For Latest Woody Allen Film

socalTECH has paid $15M for the untitled film from Woody Allen , according to the Hollywood Reporter, which said that the amount is more than three times what Woody Allen got for his last film. amazon prime instant video content hollywood woody allen director creative movie movies theaterREAD MORE>>.

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Cinedigm Sells Hollywood Software


Century City-based Cinedigm said late Tuesday that it has sold its Hollywood Software division to an outside team of investors, led by David Gajda, one of the company''s original founders. Hollywood Software''s tools are used for managing digital theatrical distribution and exhibition. Financial terms of the sale were not disclosed.

Amazon Targets Hollywood Creators With Video Direct


Amazon--which has made waves in Hollywood through its content efforts for Amazon Prime Video--said it also plans to give away one million dollars a month to the top creators who submit content through Amazon Video Direct (AVD). amazon hollywood creator video youtube movie submission subscription streaming primeREAD MORE>>.

Time Warner Takes Ten Percent Stake In Hulu


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