Hyperloop Technologies becomes Hyperloop One, pulls in $80 million and announces global partners
MAY 10, 2016
Both Hyperloop One (formerly Hyperloop Technologies) and HTT are based in L.A.
DTS Acquired By Tessera Technologies For $850M
SEPTEMBER 20, 2016
Calabasas-based audio technology developer DTS is being acquired by San Jose-based Tessera Technologies , in a deal worth approximately $850M in cash, the companies announced today. tessera technologies merger acquisition semiconductor surround sound audio video processingREAD MORE>>.
Cal Net Technology Group Acquires inhouseIT
AUGUST 11, 2016
Chatsworth-based Cal Net Technology Group , a provider of IT support services, has acquired Orange County-based b> inhouseIT , according to Cal Net Technology's investors, including Boathouse Capital and Olympic Valley Capital. Cal Net Technology Group had quietly announced the deal to its customers at the end of July.
Zuma Ventures: Creating A New Technology Startup Model
NOVEMBER 6, 2014
Incubators, at the core level, take basic core level technology and try to build a company around it. Explain exactly how Zuma Ventures works?
Technology Trends of 2016
Tech Zulu Event
DECEMBER 29, 2015
Technology is constantly evolving and maturing. The post Technology Trends of 2016 appeared first on TechZulu. In fact, the U.S.
The First Ever In-Flight Wearable Technology Hackathon
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MAY 29, 2014
American Airlines is a leader in technology,” Phillip Easter, Director Mobile Apps at American Airlines said. “By wwinvent.
CALIENT Technologies Raises $19.4M
OCTOBER 25, 2011
Santa Barbara-based CALIENT Technologies , a developer of photonic switching equipment, said this morning that it has raised $19.4M READ MORE>>.
Sixty-four Southern California Firms On Technology Fast 500
NOVEMBER 16, 2012
Earlier this week, Deloitte released its latest list of the top 500 growing technology companies, in its 2012 Technology Fast 500. list.
New Report Details Technology Job Concentration In Region
DECEMBER 7, 2012
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How Connectifier Is Applying Search Technology To Recruiting, With John Jersin
JUNE 19, 2015
Recruiters can access that search technology in one of two ways. Every big recruiting technology has one piece of information on people.
D2 Technologies Buys Webia Technologies
MARCH 2, 2011
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ADP Setting Up Technology Center In Pasadena With 350 Employees
SEPTEMBER 9, 2015
technology center employees growth jobs employment pasadena lakeHuman resources outsourcing provider ADP is launching a new location in Pasadena, looking to tap into the wealth of technical talent with a new Innovation Center on Lake Avenue. ADP offers up payrolls services and other human resources outsourcing. READ MORE>>.
MicroPower Technologies Names VP
OCTOBER 17, 2013
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Procore Technologies Wins Big Construction Client
FEBRUARY 2, 2016
procore technologies construction cloud software saas mortensonCarpinteria-based Procore Technlogies , which develops cloud-based, construction management software, said it has signed its largest deal to date, with construction company Mortenson Construction. Financial impact of the win was not disclosed. READ MORE>>.
Biosynthetic Technologies Gets $100M Loan Guarantee From USDA
FEBRUARY 2, 2016
Irvine-based Biosynthetic Technologies , a developer of high performance biobased oils targeting the automotive and industrial lubricant market, has received a $100M loan guarantee from the U.S. biosynthetic technologies usda loan guarantee biofuel cleantech renewable chemical plant venture capital agricultureREAD MORE>>.
Procore Technologies Finds $30M For Construction Project Management Software
APRIL 16, 2015
equity growth courtemanch tooey software management project construction capital venture technologies procore Carpinteria-based Procore , the developer of construction project management software led by Craig "Tooey" Courtemanche, said this morning that it has raised $30M in a growth funding round. READ MORE>>.
The Convergence of Information Technology and the Life Sciences
NOVEMBER 22, 2016
We are at an incredible inflection point in the traditionally distinct fields of information technology and the life sciences.
Maxwell Technologies Gets $25M In Credit Facility
JULY 6, 2015
San Diego-based Maxwell Technologies , which develops ultracapacitor-based energy storage and other products, said today that it has received a $25M, three year revolving line of credit. maxwell technologies credit facility ultracapacitor funding debt storage energyThe new funding will go towards working capital. READ MORE>>.
eHow Launches Technology Channel
MARCH 27, 2012
eHow said the new channel will provide user-friendly, reliable advice about consumer technology and tech-related tasks and projects.
Tealium Adds $35M to Expand Technology, Sharpen Customer Focus
SEPTEMBER 26, 2016
Tealium, a San-Diego startup that provides online advertising tag management and marketing services for enterprise customers, has raised $35 million in a growth financing deal intended to expand its technology and market reach. Georgian Partners and Bain Capital Ventures, the investment firms that anchored Tealium’s $30.7
Fallbrook Technologies Pulls IPO
MAY 2, 2011
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9 Technology Innovations Made In The USA
Tech Zulu Event
SEPTEMBER 27, 2013
These range from technology mainstays like Motorola to companies known for pushing the envelope like Tesla.
NASA JPL, Chevron Tie On Technology Development
JULY 26, 2011
According to JPL, it will assist in demonstration, development, and commercial deployment of technology based on JPL's heritage in space exploration.
Alelo, USC Team On Virtual Learning Technology
FEBRUARY 2, 2016
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
BeBop Technology Expands Into Canada, Europe
APRIL 14, 2016
Los Angeles-based cloud software developer BeBop Technology , which provides software for the media and entertainment industry, said today that it has expanded its operations in both Canada and Europe. BeBop Technology, led by Bruck K. bebop technology canada europe sales support post production software international london
How TaskUs Is Powering LA's Technology Startup Boom
AUGUST 7, 2014
Los Angeles has been in the midst of a technology boom over the last few years, with many of high profile startups growing in the area. Thanks!
Why Technology is Driving More Urban Renewal
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JULY 10, 2012
Back in 2006/07 when I sold my company and then worked at Salesforce.com there were very few options in SF for technology folk to build their careers at big, growing companies. Technology innovation doesn’t occur in a vacuum. And sci-fi writers are but one example of the way society impacts technology. And Facebook.
LA Group Launches Effort To Promote Technology Corridor In Los Angeles
DECEMBER 12, 2012
What's the best way to encourage development of the technology industry in Los Angeles? READ MORE>>.
Prime Focus Technologies Gets Private Equity Investment
AUGUST 31, 2016
Los Angeles-based Prime Focus Technologies , a developer of ERP software for the media industry, says it has received its first round of funding from private equity investor Ambit Pragma. prime focus technologies venture capital private equity ambit software hollywood contentSize of the investment was not announced. READ MORE>>.
Newlight Technologies Finds $9.2M For Carbon Negative Plastics
APRIL 4, 2014
Irvine-based Newlight Technologies , a developer of technology which converts greenhouse gases into plastic, has raised $9.2M newlight technologies carbon negative cleantech green venture capital methane plastic materials plastics in a funding round, the company said this week. Names of those investors were not announced.
With $18M, Reflexion Health Expands Physical Therapy Technology
JUNE 29, 2016
The change has sparked a lot of interest in Reflexion and its Vera technology as a way to reduce rehab costs, Smith said.
Reports: Lumedyne Technologies Acquired By Google
JUNE 5, 2015
San Diego-based Lumedyne Technologies , a developer of MEMs-based, inertial direction sensors, has quietly been acquired by Google , according to multiple reports. Neither Google nor Lumedyne Technologies have announced or acknowledged the deal. The deal reportedly happened in November, and was worth $85M. READ MORE>>.
Is Technology Crucial for Innovation?
MAY 31, 2016
Technology is crucial for innovation—and innovation in technology is critical to innovation in just about every other arena.
USC Researchers Develop Liquid Solar Cell Technology
APRIL 25, 2012
The new technology--based on solar nanocrystals--were developed by chemistry researchers led by Richard L. READ MORE>>.
Maxwell Technologies Sells Microelectronics Line to Data Device
APRIL 28, 2016
San Diego-based Maxwell Technologies has sold off its microelectronics product line, to Data Device Corporation , in a deal worth $21M in cash, the company said today. maxwell technologies merger acquisition electronics microelectronics semiconductor datadeviceData Device Corporation is a subsidiary of ILC Industries. READ MORE>>.
MicroPower Technologies Steals Away Engineering VP From 3D Robotics
MARCH 5, 2015
San Diego-based MicroPower Technologies , which develops wireless, solar-powered surveillance cameras, said this week that it has named a new VP of Engineering. micropower technologies robotics wireless surveillance camera tech coast angels evonexus McConnell has previously also served at Solekai Systems, among other companies.
Shopzilla Sold To Symphony Technology Group
APRIL 29, 2011
Los Angeles-based Shopzilla , the online comparison shopping site owned by Scripps Networks Interactive , has been sold to private equity firm Symphony Technology Group. The firms said that Symphony Technology Group would continue and accelerate the growth of Shopzilla. Scripps bought Shopzilla in 2005 for $525M. READ MORE>>.
Gehry Technologies Lands $10M For Architecture Software
DECEMBER 6, 2011
Los Angeles-based Gehry Technologies , a developer of architectural design software co-founded by architect Frank Gehry, announced Tuesday that it has raised $10M in a Series B financing round. The firm said the funding will go towards the firm's consulting services, as well as towards technology development. Gehry has now raised $15M.
Champion Technology Names Execs For Cybersecurity Startup
APRIL 22, 2016
Santa Monica-based Champion Technology Company , a developer of cybersecurity software, has named Jess Richter as Chief Revenue Officer, and David Aucsmith and Michael Kluse both as as Senior Advisors. Champion Technology is developing cybersecurity automation and orchestration software. READ MORE>>.
Fetch Technologies Raises $4.6M
FEBRUARY 22, 2011
El Segundo-based Fetch Technologies , a firm which develops software for aggregating data from web sites, said Tuesday that it has raised $4.6M