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TZ Tech Crawl Santa Monica | Round 3

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The Tech Crawl is back and in full swing heading to Santa Monica Silicon Beach area! Where: Santa Monica, CA (Silicon Beach!).

Cornerstone OnDemand Launches Incubator & Innovation Fund

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TYLT Labs' New Seed Fund And The Promise Of Silicon Beach

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We''re happy to report that we''ve found quite a bunch of those here in our backyard in Santa Monica. But, what do they do from there?

CoFoundersLab Matches Entrepreneurs Scientifically

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They have partnered with Cross Campus to bring education and offline matchmaking events to Santa Monica quarterly. The D.C.-based

upStart.LA Breakdown | Accelerators and Incubators: An Entrepreneur’s Point of View

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So what’s the next step? Every entrepreneur at some point has probably felt like this and asked themselves the question: “now what?”

HomeHero Launches Home Caregiver Marketplace

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Los Angeles-based technology incubator and studio Science --headed by former MySpace CEO Mike Jones--has launched a new startup in the Internet marketplace area, called HomeHero this morning. The Santa Monica-based startup is initially targeting the Los Angeles region with its services. READ MORE>>.

LA Demo Day Crowd: The Good Times Are Back

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entrepreneur startup incubator demo angelesAre the good times for startups back? At the event, the enthusiasm for startups was palpable.

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.

Zuma Ventures: Creating A New Technology Startup Model

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How is this different than accelerator or incubator? think what we''re doing here at Zuma is a piece of what happens in an incubator.

io/LA Shuts Down

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Hollywood-based io/LA , the high tech and creative incubator and coworking space, has shut down, the first loss of one of Southern California's new crop of high tech gathering spaces. number of companies which were located in io/LA have now moved to coworking space CrossCampus in Santa Monica, according to those companies.

Wittlebee Launches, Headed by Sean Pervical, Backed by Science

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Sean Percival, best known for founding Los Angeles tech blog lalawag, in addition to his work as an executive at MySpace, has booted up a new effort--Santa Monica-based Wittlebee , a new, online subscription service for baby supplies. wittlebee sean pervical scienceinc science incubator ecommerce subscriptionREAD MORE>>.

Siemer Ventures Backs Japanese Mobile Video Firm

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Santa Monica-based venture capital investor Siemer Ventures is one of the backers of a new, Japanese mobile video entertainment startup, Breaker.

Interview Dan Dato and Bruce Brown, Upstart.LA

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moved to the Santa Monica office of Microsoft Consulting Service. Photo: Bruce Brown on the left, Dan Dato on the right).

Accelerators & Incubators: An Entrepreneur’s Point of View

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Thinking about applying to or ever wondered what its like taking part of an accelerator or incubation program? Panelist. The Deets.

Interview with Sam Teller, LaunchpadLA

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Sam Teller: Launchpad is an accelerator in Santa Monica. For readers, LaunchpadLA is all about? We're really excited for the next steps.

Capturing The Entrepreneurial Energy At StartEngine's Demo Day

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startengine demoday demo accelerator incubator mentoring launch featureStanding room only crowd at StartEngine). It's unclear. READ MORE>>.

Cal-X Stars To Present Startup Class

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Cal-X Stars Business Accelerator , a startup accelerator group which has been ramping up in Santa Monica, said Friday that it is planning to present its class of medtech companies in San Francisco as part of the Founder Club DEMO day. biotech lifescience device medical accelerator incubator calxstarsREAD MORE>>.

Announcing The Socaltech 50: Southern California's Up-and-Comers

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Daryl Bernstein , RightSignature (Santa Barbara, software). Sam Friedman , ParkMe (Santa Monica, mobile apps).

Cross Campus Set To Launch In Downtown Location In April

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The coworking operator already has locations in Old Pasadena and Santa Monica. beach silicon downtown rental rent office temporary startup incubator coworking campus cross crosscampusThe company expanded into Old Pasadena a year ago. READ MORE>>.

Science Inc. To Buy Social Bookmarking Site Delicious

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Santa Monica-based Science, Inc. , the startup studio and incubator run by former MySpace CEO Michael Jones, has acquired longtime social bookmarking site Delicious , the company disclosed this morning. Financial terms of the buy were not disclosed. READ MORE>>.

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Launchpad LA Starts Accepting Fall 2013 Applications

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Launchpad LA offers up a $100,000 investment, free office space in Santa Monica, mentoring and access to resources, and much more to companies. launchpadla launchpad fall incubator accelerator investment seed According to the accelerator, applications for the next class are due August 11th. READ MORE>>.

Chewse Joins 500 Startups

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Silicon valley startup incubator program 500 Startups announced its latest batch of startups Wednesday, with a surprise: a local, Santa Monica firm among the fifth batch of companies being backed by the accelerator. chewse 500startup incubator accelerator food group ordering restaurantSchenck was formerly at Adly.

MuckerLab Shows Off New Class Of Startups

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Interview with Mike Jones, Science Inc.

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Science is looking to incubate its own set of companies, make investments, and otherwise work to create the next successful startups.

Science Taps Peter Pham As Partner

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Santa Monica-based Science , the new startup creation and "technology studio" created by former Myspace CEO Mike Jones, said today that it has brought on Peter Pham as a Partner at the company. executive entrepreneur startup technology incubator myspace billshrink color pham peter scienceREAD MORE>>.

TZ Tech Crawl | Take A Tour of Silicon Beach

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Where: Santa Monica, CA (Silicon Beach!). It’s like a bar crawl, but with startup/Accelerator/Incubator offices instead of bars.

TZ Tech Crawl Venice | So Nice We Are Doing It Twice

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It’s like a bar crawl, but with startup/Accelerator/Incubator offices instead of bars. 2012 TechZulu Tech Crawl – Technically Awesome. Mogreet

Science Inc. Backed Juice Cleanse Maker Urban Remedy Raises $5M

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One of Santa Monica-based startup accelerator and studio Science Inc. ''s more unusual portfolio companies--organic juice cleanse maker Urban Remedy --has just raised $5M in a new funding, the company said today. urban remedy juice cleanse venture capital urbanremedy cindy crawford scienceinc incubator accelerator READ MORE>>.

SharesPost Raising $3.3M

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In a regulatory filing Wednesday, the company--which had been spawned out of the spawned out of Scott Painter's BrighHouse incubator--said it had raised $3.3M in an equity funding round. SharesPost had originally been based in Santa Monica. No details on that funding have been announced by the company. READ MORE>>.

StartEngine Launches Crowdfunding Platform

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Los Angeles-based StartEngine , which was launched back in 2013 as a startup incubator, has pivoted its model, and has become an online equity crowdfunding platform called StartEngine Crowdfunding. startengine crowdfunding incubator accelerator howard marks investment investor fintechrowdREAD MORE>>.

Why Technology is Driving More Urban Renewal

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These days it’s Santa Monica and Venice. So we’ve seen an explosion in the number of startup companies and subsequently a huge burst in the number of incubators. In LA the VC shift is clearly to Santa Monica / Venice, home of Rustic Canyon, Greycroft, Anthem and just about every incubator (Amplify, Launchpad, Mucker, Science).

Clearstone Portfolio Firm Cetas Acquired By VMware

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Cetas was incubated in Clearstone's Palo Alto offices by Sudhakar Muddu, a Ph.D. Financial terms of the acquisition were not disclosed.

HomeHero, Cedars-Sinai Link On Patient Transition Program

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Santa Monica-based HomeHero , the home care technology and services startup founded by Kyle Hill and Mike Townsend, has linked up with Cedars-Sinai to launch a new program called Safe Transition Home. homehero cedars sinai patient transition safety health healthcare lifescience techstars incubator acceleratorREAD MORE>>.

Accelerators & Incubators: An Entrepreneur’s Point of View

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Thinking about applying to or ever wondered what its like taking part of an accelerator or incubation program? Panelist. The Deets.

Science Snags Jason Rapp

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Santa Monica-based technology incubator and studio Science has added technology veteran Jason Rapp to its team. mahalo executive incubator accelerator science scienceinc Rapp was previously President and member of the board of Mahalo.com, the app and video content developer headed by Jason Calacanis. READ MORE>>.

Interview with Erik Rannala, MuckerLab

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Erik Rannala: MuckerLab is a new startup accelerator, focused on incubation stage Internet, software, services, and media businesses here in LA.

Fundable Takes On Crowdfunding For Startups

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Santa Monica- and Columbus, Ohio-based Fundable said that it is looking to provide a crowdfunding platform for "serious startups".

Progress in Pasadena, Part II

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SharesPost Hooks Up With NASDAQ On Private Shares Market

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sharespost private market nasdaq shares growth trading marketplace joint venture brighthouse incubatorSharesPost is now up in San Bruno.

A Taste of the LaunchPadLA Experience with inLife

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Very Santa Monica…you enter off the alley, follow a series of miniature signs to find the space and Sam.  inLife is a place to book fun things to do in your city… in Santa Barbara, they have kayak trips, wine tasting, yoga, happy hours, etc.   And yes, they really can book paddle yoga.  First, the space.