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Checkpoints In Lung Cancer, and Other Oncology News From Europe

Xconomy

Here’s a quick roundup of the major news. The European Society for Medical Oncology’s annual conference wraps up in Copenhagen today.

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Biotech Roundup: Hellos, Goodbyes, “Cures” Delays And Trial News

Xconomy

And then the news flowed, from a fast reprieve for Juno Therapeutics to no mercy for Elizabeth Holmes. —Enough good trial news. —In other Merck news, U.K.-based The week started on a reflective note. There were other goodbyes: Peter DiLaura said so long to Second Genome, the microbiome company he led for six years.

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Hacking Hacker News – How Wily Startups Leverage Social News Sites

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reached out to Michael after their surprising day at the top of Hacker News during early September. This article previously appeared in  Forbes.

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Attn: Gets $18.5M For News Site

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West Hollywood-based Attn: , a company which publishes an online news site focused on social topics like economic mobility, civil rights, education, criminal justice, and the environment, has raised $18.5M in a funding round, the company disclosed on Friday. attn venture capital news publishing content liberal social mobileREAD MORE>>.

More Great News for #LATech – Crosscut Ventures Raises $75 Million Fund

Both Sides of the Table

Crosscut Ventures  has just announced their 3rd fund and clocking in at $75 million , which will be focused heavily on Los Angeles – FTW.

Bio Roundup: RIP Roger Tsien, Novartis CAR-T Wheel, Zika News & More

Xconomy

For more on Tsien and the rest of the week’s news, let’s get to the roundup. A man who helped shed light—fluorescent light—on biology died far too early, at the age of 64. Nobel Prize winner Roger Tsien, a UC San Diego chemist, passed away in Oregon this week. No cause of death has been announced. million grant.

Bio Roundup: Bristol & Illumina Blues, Sickle Cell News & More

Xconomy

AND IN OTHER NEWS…. On Aug. 4, shares of Bristol-Myers Squibb closed at $75.32. Today, shares are worth just over $50. That means in three months, Bristol has lost a third of its value, equivalent to about $40 billion in market capitalization. The reason? That story and plenty more in this week’s roundup. TOP STORIES. Here’s more from CNBC.

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AllSay Looks To Combine News, Opinion, Action

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allsay mobile opinion news personalized polling The startup said it has opened up in a select number of U.S. READ MORE>>.

Snapchat Targets News Discovery With Discover Feature

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The new tool might help Snapchat become a serious player in directing young, mobile users to professional news sources. READ MORE>>.

StockTwits Adds Social News Rankings

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San Diego-based StockTwits , the stock-oriented, social messaging site run by Howard Lindzon, said this morning that it has launched a new, social news ranking feature on the service. The new feature is available on news stories listed by ticker symbol. financial finance trading stories ranking news social stocktwitsREAD MORE>>.

Snapchat Targets News Discovery With New Feature

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Snapchat, in its launch video, highlighted content from sources such as National Geographic, ABC, Yahoo News, People, the Daily Mail, CNN, the Food Network, and others. The new tool might help Snapchat become a serious player in directing young, mobile users to professional news sources. Launch video embed below. READ MORE>>.

Develop.la | L.A.’s Own Hacker News and Why Now?

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Hacker News in Silicon Valley is run by Paul Graham of Y Combinator , and they have been killing it for years. The framework in L.A. Sort of.

Uberpaper, Headed by Dmitry Shapiro, Takes On News Reading

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Dmitry Shapiro , the former founder and CEO of Veoh, and later head of MySpace Music and Facebook alternative Altly, said Thursday that he has launched Uberpaper , a new, online news reading service to help people read and navigate news. uberpaper startup news reading social voting reader software altly dmitry shapiro veoh

Frequency Inks Video News Deal With Newsy

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Los Angeles-based video streaming app and video distribution service Frequency , which is led by Blair Harrison, said today that it has inked a video news deal with millenial-focused video news service Newsy. frequency newsy video news distribution streamingFinancial details of the content licensing deal were not disclosed.

iSideWith Uses Your Political Beliefs To Filter News

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If you're a political news junkie, what's the best way to get to the news that will most interest you? READ MORE>>.

Raise money on good news

Berkonomics

That’s the rub.  Once at breakeven, the rush to raise more is over, and there are far more options available.  Raising money

HitFix Heads To The Big Screen With Theater News Deal

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Los Angeles-based online entertainment site HitFix , which is headed by Jen Sargent, is in a new deal today which will bring the company''s entertainment news to theaters. movie theaters, said they are in a strategic relationship to bring entertainment news to theater screens. Financial details of the deal were not announced.

Splash News Acquired By Corbis

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Splash News is known for its celebrity, candid photos -- a staple of gossip magazines and publications, and television shows like TMZ and E!

LA Hacker News Meetup

SoCal Tech Calendar

Saturday, January 22, 2011 -- LA Hacker News Meetup. Watch insightful presentations and mingle with like minded hackers and entrepreneurs at our monthly meetups. link] (more

Silicon Beach Report Dec. 5: Snapchat Avoids Fake News with Editorial Team

L.A. Business Journal

Snapchat avoids fake news with editorial team, Atom Tickets adds famous film makers to advisory board, and domain registry company XYZ gets permission to sell domains in China

Tumbleweed Aims At Millenials With News App

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The company said it is looking to "crack the Millenial news code" to get the younger generation interested and talking about news.

Pasadena Angels Invest Over $4M in 2014

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Insights: Raise Money On Good News

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The first rule for raising money is to do it on good news � right when sales are increasing at an increasing rate. More.). READ MORE>>.

Snapchat Eyes News, Advertising

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Venice-based Snapchat has plans to add news articles, advertisements, TV, and movie clips to the service, according to reports this week, in a new service called Snapchat Discovery. snapchat news advertising photo messaging disappearing social READ MORE>>.

Stephan Paternot shares open letter to Facebook’s Zuckerberg

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” Who is Stephan Paternot, and why is his advice so relevant? Just ask anyone who rose and fell with the Internet bubble. Is Paternot jaded?

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DFJ, Pasadena Angels lead $1.4M funding in Edufii

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Blog Company Creation/Operation Fundraising General News Angel Capital Angel Investing Company Sale Exit Strategies Pasadena Angels Startups Valuation VC DFJ Frontier and Pasadena Angels have led a $1.4 million Series A funding in Edufii Inc., the social/mobile platform for skill development. Read more here. Tweet Tweet.

Univision Acquires The Onion

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Los Angeles-based Univision said Tuesday that it has acquired satirical news site The Onion. READ MORE>>.

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Cameron Kashani Launches COACCEL, The Human Accelerator

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News Profiles Cameron Kashani CoAccel Coloft Jasmine HannabyWhat is a Human Accelerator? We all need a support system. We all want to save time.

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Female Founders and CEOs | Cameron Rasouli of CoLoft

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She’s also half of the team that built the ever growing Coloft in Santa Monica, CA. Now I’ll let the interview take it from here. Extremely goofy.

Move Acquired By News Corp.

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Move, Inc. , the operator of the Realtor.com, Move.com, and other related real estate businesses, is being acquired by News Corp. , in a deal worth approximately $950M, the two companies said this morning. According to the two, News Corp. Move will become an operating business of News Corp., READ MORE>>.

TechZulu LIVE from SXSWi | Join Us In Alcatel-Lucent’s Trend Lounge

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It’s the place where geeks go to cut loose, share their knowledge, test new concepts and network like crazy. That’s right. Want to Sponsor?

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Google+ Pages | Businesses and Brands Rejoice

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Business Culture News Social News Video Google google plus Google Plus Pages PagesBut there are some dropdown menus with varying options.

Meet Our Startup of the Year Competition Semifinalists: Picking Duck

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Celebrate Startup Tour News celebrate Celebrate 2015 Downtown Las Vegas games Los Angeles Picking Duck Pitch Competition semi-finalist Sports Tech Cocktail CelebrateCelebrate Conference in October. Among the participants that applied for the online competitions, only a progressed into the semi-finals. Tech.Co: Favorite team?

TechZulu Heads to CES 2012! And Your Chance to Win A Kindle Fire!

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TechZulu is heading out to CES and we have tons of products/gadgets/games/companies to review and interview. So make sure you Follow @techzulu. Simple!

Support Our News Coverage - Become A Member Today!

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We often get asked--how do we pay for our news coverage and our publishing efforts? How can you make sure you continue to get news on Southern California's technology industry? That's simple -- it's a combination of our sponsors and YOU. By becoming a member of socaltech! We are relying on YOU! Join today at [link] READ MORE>>.

Digest 5/16-22: Raises for PatientPop, SpacesVR; Disney VR, Littlstar, Vntana

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Follow LA Tech Digest on Twitter ( link ) for news as it happens. **. THIS WEEK’S EVENTS: see full calendar. Monday May 23. Now Next Why.

Google+ Pages | Businesses and Brands Rejoice

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Business Culture Featured News Social News Video Google google plus Google Plus Pages PagesIf so, leave a link to it in the comments.

Los Angeles Hacker News

SoCal Tech Calendar

Sunday, January 13, 2013 -- Los Angeles Hacker News Meetup - January. Los Angeles Hacker News Meetup is back, with a great line up of speakers and an opportunity to share what you've been hacking on. See [link] (more

First Ever Startup Weekend Orange County Live!

Tech Zulu Event

Tonights Startup Weekend presentations are being judged by the following: Maneesh Goyal. Managing Director of Miramar Venture Partners. Patents.

OpposingViews.com Grows Readership As It Shifts To Viral News Content

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Los Angeles-based online trending news site Opposing Views said Thursday that it is now seeing an average of more than 23 million unique visitors per month, up from around 14.4 The website features trending, viral news stories and photos and video news. opposingviews opposing views news content publishing viral eytan elbaz