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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!).

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

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?

Cornerstone OnDemand Launches Incubator & Innovation Fund

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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?”

Three LA Companies Selected For Commerce.Innovated Accelerator

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SVB and Mastercard said it selected six startups for its Commerce.Innovated virtual accelerator, which is aimed at helping commerce, payments and fintech startups grow their businesses, including Santa Monica's Domuso , Santa Monica-based Earny , and Burbank-based Papaya. 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.

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.

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>>.

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).

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.

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>>.

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.

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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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).

Cornerstone OnDemand Opens Up Incubator, Investment Fund

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Santa Monica-based Cornerstone OnDemand , the developer of talent management and human resources management software, is boosting its efforts to support the Los Angeles technology ecosystem, through the launch of its own incubator and investment fund. READ MORE>>.

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.

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>>.

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>>.

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>>.

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>>.

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

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.

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.

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.

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).

Progress in Pasadena, Part II

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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 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.

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

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Office space will be free and is in Santa Monica, walking distance to the Third Street Promenade. History. For the past 2.5 Report Card.

SharesPost CEO Takes On WSJ Article

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SharesPost--a spinout of Santa Monica's Brighthouse incubator run by Scott Painter and Greg Brogger--was the target of an article by the WSJ focused on how the firm screened investors joining the site. SharesPost said the article left readers "largely misinformed and our company unfairly maligned." READ MORE

Silicon Beach Fest

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We're teaming up with west side studios, venues, incubators, and startups to plan the first ever Silicon Beach Fest! Friday, June 22, 2012 -- Digital LA - Silicon Beach Fest, June 21-23. We've never had a home-grown startup-entertainment tech fest in LA, so let's make it happen! Email info@digitalla.net.

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".

LIVE Tonight | LA AppShow

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The Event has travel around the country participating in such areas as San Francisco, Las Vegas, Chicago, and Santa Monica. Events

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. 

TechZulu Presents 2012 Startup Forecast | Featuring Science, Tech Coast Angels, Amplify, StartEngine, upStart.LA

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24 7pm at Coloft in Santa Monica. We There will be plenty of  FREE  Pizza and drinks! Our Panelist Include. Former CEO of Myspace.

How Tuition.IO Is Helping To Tame Student Debt, One Employee At A Time

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eventually ended up here in 2012, where the company came out of an incubator here called Launchpad LA. Thanks for the time today. READ MORE>>.

Silicon Beach Fest: Catching Up With Kevin Winston

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The third thing, is it''s not just Santa Monica and Venice. What''s new with Silicon Beach Fest this year? The second theme is community.