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Los Angeles Has 5 Percent Of All Unicorns, Says Report

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Los Angeles has 8 percent of all the "unicorn" companies globally, according to a new study released Wednesday by the University of Southern California's Marshall School of Business. angeles economy growth unicorn startup technology research valuationREAD MORE>>.

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The Talent Tourniquet | Making Los Angeles Startup Friendly

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The post The Talent Tourniquet | Making Los Angeles Startup Friendly appeared first on TechZulu. Some refer to it as “brain drain.” 

Social Media Week Lands in Los Angeles Sept. 24-28

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Monday: Los Angeles – The Social City. Why Los Angeles Is The Next Silicon Valley. 24-28. HOW CAN I ATTEND? io/LA.

USC Adds New Accelerator “Viterbi Startup Garage” to Silicon Beach

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The post USC Adds New Accelerator “Viterbi Startup Garage” to Silicon Beach appeared first on TechZulu. It is getting hot in here. So hot.

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Los Angeles Startup Weekend August 2011 | The Complete Breakdown

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From your core first hires and building a board of advisors to raising angel and seed capital, team and community makes a world of difference.

Alelo, USC Team On Virtual Learning Technology

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Los Angeles-based Alelo , which develops game-based, role playing simulations and teaching technology, says that it has partnered with the USC Institute for Creative Technologies , to co-develop disruptive learning technology. READ MORE>>. alelo virtual learning game role playing simulation teaching videogame

ARMORWAY Spins Out Of USC

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A new, Los Angeles startup, ARMORWAY , has spun out of the University of Southern California, the USC Stevens Center for Innovation announced THursday. According to USC, ARMORWAY has been issued an exclusive license to commercialize software to intelligently plan randomized, security patrols for security agencies.

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LA Tech Startup Innovators and Fun Facts

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If that’s news to you, here are eleven of Los Angles’ best and brightest. Fun Fact: Los Angeles heavy hitters J.J. Silicon Valley?

LA Startup Report 2013 | A Rising Forecast

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The wide range of startups is great and creates more opportunities for new talent and entrepreneurs to join the Los Angeles area.

From Nothing to Something with Howard Marks & Nanxi Liu

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Marks continued to talk about his past and then talked about the startup landscape in Los Angeles. It is because you are talented.”

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USC: $380M Raised In Last 3 Years By USC Spinouts

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LA Hacks: Making LA the Tech Hub of the World

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Sifting through the crowd, it was easy to see sweatshirts with Berkeley, UCLA, Stanford, USC and many other universities. His biggest tip?

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USC Project Uses Tweets To Predict Oscars

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IBM , and the Los Angeles Times. Can you use Twitter to predict who is going to win the Academy Awards? READ MORE>>.

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Silicon Beach At USC | TZ Hooks You Up With 10 Free Tickets!

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USC’s Marshall School of Business and School of Cinematic Arts present Silicon Beach @USC : an event highlighting innovation, new ventures, partnerships and investment at the intersection of technology and digital content. Come join us for Silicon Beach @ USC! Silicon Beach @ USC. So how do you get these tickets? Simple!

OnGreen Links With USC Stevens Institute

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Los Angeles-based OnGreen , the operator of an online marketplace for green technology and clean technology businesses and projects, said Thursday that it is in a marketing partnership with the University of Southern California's Stevens Institute for Innovation. OnGreen operates its own, patent exchange marketplace, OGPX. READ MORE>>.

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City of Los Angeles Ties Into High Speed, Internet Research Backbone

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Incubating LA's Startup Future At the USC Viterbi Startup Garage

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They were interested in boosting companies coming out of USC. Why USC? There''s a shortage of those types of people in Los Angeles.

Soon-Shiong Endows Chair At USC Viterbi

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According to USC, the Chan Soon-Shiong Family Foundation, funded by Soon-Shiong and his wife, Michele B. READ MORE>>.

USC Stevens Gives $498,700 To Six Projects

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In a bid to spur more startups out of the University of Southern California, the USC Stevens Institute for Innovation said Wednesday that it has awarded $498,700 to six research projects. USC's effort, the Ideas Empowered Program, is funded by James C. READ MORE>>.

Inspiring College Entrepreneurship | With lessons from Y Combinator and Elon Musk

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Zhang shares his thoughts about Los Angeles, incubator programs, and more. And what is the talent like?” It’s a typical “Aha!”

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

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USC Spinouts Raised $148M In Last Two Years, Says University

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The school said that the 24 spinouts of the school employ approximately 500 full time employees, with at least 267 of those jobs in Los Angeles.

SoCal Code Camp | Learn, Network, & Win Awesome Prizes!

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The event runs for two days from November 9 th to 10 th on the USC campus. It’s great for anyone interested in Web Development or mobile.

USC Viterbi Launches Startup Accelerator

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Southern California--and Los Angeles, in particular--appears to become the hub of startup accelerators lately. READ MORE>>.

CleanWeb Hackathon Los Angeles

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Sunday, November 18, 2012 -- CleanWeb Hackathon Los Angeles. The CleanWeb Hackathon will be coming to Los Angeles for the first time starting Friday Nov. LA's 2012 CleanWeb Hackathon will be hosted at the USC Campus Center Forum Nov. 16-18. See [link] (more

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CleanWeb Hackathon Los Angeles

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Saturday, November 17, 2012 -- CleanWeb Hackathon Los Angeles. The CleanWeb Hackathon will be coming to Los Angeles for the first time starting Friday Nov. LA's 2012 CleanWeb Hackathon will be hosted at the USC Campus Center Forum Nov. 16-18. See [link] (more

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CleanWeb Hackathon Los Angeles

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Friday, November 16, 2012 -- CleanWeb Hackathon Los Angeles. The CleanWeb Hackathon will be coming to Los Angeles for the first time starting Friday Nov. LA's 2012 CleanWeb Hackathon will be hosted at the USC Campus Center Forum Nov. 16-18. See [link] (more

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Trojans and Bruins Battle on the Startup Field

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On Sunday, March 2 nd at USC, these rivals took their battle to a new platform: startups. All in all, 100% worth the effort that went into it.”.

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Wheelz Expands In Los Angeles

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Peer-to-peer car sharing service Wheelz has expanded into the Los Angeles, saying that it has added four college campuses in Los Angeles to its list of local schools where it lets students share their cars with others. READ MORE>>. wheelz venture capital sharing peer automobile student school

Paving The Way For Future Women Entrepreneurs | Technovation LA Pitch Night

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Los Angeles Cleantech Incubator Launch Event

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Tuesday, October 11, 2011 -- Los Angeles Cleantech Incubator Launch Event. The City of Los Angeles is launching its new cleantech business incubator to accelerate the development of cleantech start-ups and to help build a stronger green economy in LA. See [link] (more

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

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Chance Barnett , Crowdfunder (Los Angeles, crowdfunding). Allison Beal , StyleSaint (Los Angeles, fashion).

LA To Launch Cleantech Incubator

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The City of Los Angeles said this morning that it will be officially launching its Cleantech Incubator tomorrow, as it attempts to create a cluster of clean technology companies downtown. According to Mayor Villaraigosa, the effort is to help develop new businesses and create jobs in Los Angeles. READ MORE>>.

LA Mayor Garcetti Launches Entrepreneur-in-Residence Program

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angeles entrepreneur residence innovation jobs government city garcetti mayor Young Presidents Organization (YPO). READ MORE>>.

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Silicon Beach @ USC

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Thursday, September 13, 2012 -- Silicon Beach @ USC. SoCal has had a long history of tech innovation and Los Angeles is undeniably the creative capital. USC, with a strong entrepreneurial tradition and home to the leading school for cinematic arts, is pushing the Silicon Beach movement forward with an upcoming forum.

Silicon Beach @ USC

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Wednesday, September 12, 2012 -- Silicon Beach @ USC. SoCal has had a long history of tech innovation and Los Angeles is undeniably the creative capital. USC, with a strong entrepreneurial tradition and home to the leading school for cinematic arts, is pushing the Silicon Beach movement forward with an upcoming forum.

UTA Targets Early Stage Investments With New Hire

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The United Talent Agency is ramping up its outreach to early stage, digital media companies, with a new hire from the Los Angeles technology industry.

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RLH Equity Sells Bluewolf Group To IBM

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Los Angeles-based private equity investor Riordan, Lewis & Haden Equity Partners (RLH Equity), has sold one of its portfolio companies, BlueWolf Group , to IBM. RLH Equity is the private equity investment company founded by former Los Angeles Mayor Richard Riordan, outgoing USC Athletic Director Pat Haden, and Chris Lewis.

Spotlight: LA Tech SuperDemo Announced!

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We here at TechZulu have been diligently working away on the next Spotlight: LA Tech event at USC March 3rd. Through the search of what company would be a great presentation of what the Los Angeles tech community is capable of, this company not only fits the description but knocks it out of the park!

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DTS Backs USC Entertainment Technology Center

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The Entertainment Technology Center @ USC is part of the USC School of Cinematic Arts, and was co-founded in 1993 with help from George Lucas.