Net Gain?

L.A. Business Journal

Recent real estate deals by Netflix highlight hot market, constrained outlook on studio space

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sonnen Teams With Homebuilder On Net Zero Homes In Florida

socalTECH

Los Angeles-based residential energy storage technology developer sonnen said on Thursday that it has partnered with home developer Pearl Homes to build a "net zero" community in Florida.

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Cal Net Acquired by Nexus Technologies

L.A. Business Journal

Chatsworth-based Cal Net Technology Group was acquired by ABRY Partners subsidiary Nexus Technologies Inc. Cal Net provides managed IT solutions and will now operate as a NexusTek entity which does business as NexusTek) Aug.

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Anonymous Social Media App Nets $550,000

L.A. Business Journal

Santa Monica-based Trill Project, founded by four high-schoolers who want to make social media safer, received on Aug. 15 a total $550,000 in a seed round led by Founders Bootcamp. Founders Bootcamp is a venture studio focused solely on high school entrepreneurs and run out of the UCLA Anderson School of Management’s Cross-Campus space

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After Net Neutrality: How to Prepare for the Internet’s New Reality

Xconomy

The federal net neutrality regulation, which had guaranteed equal access to the Internet for data from all sources, is officially repealed.

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Cal Net's OktoberTEK 2016

SoCal Tech Calendar

Wednesday, October 26, 2016 -- Cal Net's OktoberTEK 2016. Cal Net Technology Group's annual OktoberTEK event is our largest event of the year. Guests will also have the opportunity to gain knowledge about emerging technologies from Cal Net’s experts and industry-leading partners, including HP, Microsoft, ShoreTel, Pivot3, Laserfiche, Dell, Tegile, SonicWALL and more. This year’s event will be a business seminar and technology expo rolled into one.

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I sat in my own safety net while weaving it.

Berkonomics

Or as one of the richest guys in the world is quoted as saying, “A real entrepreneur is somebody who has no safety net underneath him.”. The problem is that we weave that safety net even as we sit in it, making the job doubly difficult.

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Ixia Acquires Net Optics

socalTECH

Calabasas-based network testing equipment and software developer Ixia announced Tuesday that it is acquiring Net Optics , a developer of network and application analysis products. Ixia said it will pay $190M in cash for Net Optics. Ixia said that net Optics had $49M in revenue in 2012, and had revenues of $42M for the first nine months of 2013.

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Cast your net where the big fish swim.

Berkonomics

Even though there are many advantages to casting your net to attract the big fish, you should be well aware of the risks involved and have resources available to manage those risks. This is one of those “My dad used to say” homilies.

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Cal Net Technology Group Acquires inhouseIT

socalTECH

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. Cal Net Technology's CEO is James Hwang.

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Net Data Centers Acquired By ANEXIO

socalTECH

Los Angeles-based datacenter operator Net Data Centers , which has two facilities in Los Angeles, has been acquired by another data center operator, Anexio. Net Data Centers had provided cloud and data center solutions for businesses, including many in the media and entertainment industry. Financial terms of the asset acquisition deal were not announced.

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Startups Should Focus On Their Net Profit Score Not Potential Promoters

InfoChachkie

As crazy as this scenario sounds, it is very similar to the “scoring process” companies engage in when they track Net Promoter Scores. However, rather than obsessing on a single metric, entrepreneurs should focus on improving their Net Profit Score.

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Net Neutrality Repeal Means The Battle Is Just Beginning

Xconomy

From businesses and consumers to politicians and tech industry leaders, the furor over last week’s Federal Communications Commission (FCC) decision to repeal net neutrality can be felt across America. In my view, the battle to preserve net neutrality is still very much alive.

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Silicon Beach Report Aug. 22: Trivia App Nets $250,000

L.A. Business Journal

$250,000 for Totally Bored; Malloy joins the party at Evite; Activision targets PC gamers

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Silicon Beach Report Aug. 15: AuditBoard Nets $40 Million

L.A. Business Journal

Risk and compliance software company AuditBoard raises $40 million; Bird, Lime lead e-scooter protest in Santa Monica; Tinder sues parent company

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What’s Really Behind the Net Neutrality Ruling

Tech Zulu Event

Regardless which side of the isle you stand politically, you can be rest assured that the passage of net neutrality is a positive for you, and your ability to access the Internet like you have since the 1990’s. For the sake of argument, let’s say that net neutrality wasn’t passed.

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A Startup’s Net Profit Score Is More Important Than Its Net Promoter Score

InfoChachkie

As crazy as this scenario sounds, it is very similar to the “scoring process” companies engage in when they track Net Promoter Scores. Net Promoter Scores (NPS) are the darling of many Big Dumb Company (BDC) product marketing and customer support executives.

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Ixia Completes Net Optics Acquisition

socalTECH

Calabasas-based Ixia said Thursday evening that it has completed its acquisition of Net Optics , which develops application and network visibility products. Ixia had announced the acquisition back in October. The acquisition was worth $190M in cash. READ MORE>>. ixia ixiacom optics application network visbility optical testing merger acquisition

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A Startup’s Net Profit Score Is More Important Than Its Net Promoter Score

InfoChachkie

As crazy as this scenario sounds, it is very similar to the “scoring process” companies engage in when they track Net Promoter Scores. Net Promoter Scores (NPS) are the darling of many Big Dumb Company (BDC) product marketing and customer support executives.

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Bluebeam Nets Local Angel Groups 20X Return

socalTECH

Local angel groups have hit the jackpot again with an investment, this time with the October acquisition of Pasadena-based Bluebeam in a $100M deal by German software company Nemetschek AG. The Tech Coast Angels and the Pasadena Angels revealed today that their return on Bluebeam was 20x for angels who participated in funding Bluebeam.

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AmpliPhi Biosciences Nets $9.1M From IPO

socalTECH

San Diego-based AmpliPhy Biosciences , a developer of therapies for treating drug-resistant bacterial infections using bacteriophage technology, said it raised $9.1M for the company in its IPO. The company trades as APHB on the NYSE Small Cap Market. The $9.1M was after deducting the underwriting discount and commissions and estimated offering expenses payable by AmpliPhi, according to the company. The company's IPO offering was run by Rodman & Renshaw. READ MORE>>.

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How does America’s Net Neutrality Bill Affect Other Nations?

Tech Zulu Event

Their stated purpose is to further a policy of net neutrality by preventing Internet Service Providers from engaging in certain practices deemed anti-competitive by the agency. The post How does America’s Net Neutrality Bill Affect Other Nations?

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Venture Net 2008 Photos

Technology Council

Feedback on this year’s Venture Net has been great. Thanks once again to Venture Net’s sponsors, The event was sold out - almost 500 people in total! Scott Fox and an audience volunteer pick winners for the door prizes. These photos courtesy of Ben Kuo of the leading news source for Southern California technology news and deals: socalTECH.com. Thanks, Ben!

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Venture Net 2008 Winners

Technology Council

13 of the hottest early stage technology companies in Southern California joined us yesterday for the 13th Annual Venture Net. We were pleased to also welcome 400+ attendees, including dozens of venture capitalists, angel investors, and private equity firms, plus keynote speeches by John Suh, CEO of LegalZoom.com, and Jason Calacanis, CEO of Mahalo.com. Presenting companies included: •

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DroneBase Nets $12M in VC Funds, Expands Augmented Reality Feature

L.A. Business Journal

Online drone services firm begins testing AR

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Insights and Opinions: Net Neutrality For Poets

socalTECH

For today's Insights and Opinions section, we have a contribution from Joe Moreno , President of Epics3, in Carlsbad, who provides a quick primer and his opinions on net neutrality. The FCC voted to adopt net neutrality rules this morning.

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Prevoty Launches New Products For Java,NET

socalTECH

Los Angeles-based Prevoty , a developer of enterprise security tools, said Thursday that it has rolled out two new products, which plug into apps running on Java and.NET. Prevoty, which is venture backed by US Venture Partners, Plus Capital, MM Capital, Paige Craig, and others, developers cross-site scripting security tools to prevent security breaches in web apps.

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For 2017, Concerns on Immigration, Net Neutrality, & Cyber Warfare

Xconomy

2) Repeal of current net neutrality laws will give bigger companies an unfair advantage over smaller companies — thereby fundamentally changing the level playing field that has helped startups thrive and prosper. I have many concerns about how the upcoming Trump administration will impact the overall tech economy.

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Factual Releases C#/.NET Driver

socalTECH

Los Angeles-based Factual , the startup headed by Gil Elbaz, which is developing a massive cloud-based database of location and other data used by mobile and web apps, has further expanded its software language support. The firm said Tuesday that it has release a driver for C# and.NET, Microsoft's libraries and object oriented software language. Factual said the driver can be installed into Visual Studio on Windows.

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California Rules On Net Metering For Rooftop Solar

socalTECH

The California Public Utilities Commission voted on Thursday to approve new, net energy metering (NEM) rules, which govern how owners of rooftop solar systems are metered by the electric industry, in a ruling which was widely hailed by the solar industry.

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Cast your net where the big fish swim.

Berkonomics

Even though there are many advantages to casting your net to attract the big fish, you should be well aware of the risks involved and have resources available to manage those risks. This is one of those “My dad used to say” homilies. You’ve probably heard the accompanying “It takes just as much effort to sell a small deal as a big one” over the years. The truth of this is more nuanced.

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Silicon Beach Afternoon Roundup: Obama’s Net-Neutrality Rules Upheld in Federal Court

L.A. Business Journal

Net-neutrality upheld in federal court, e-commerce startup Loot Crate secures major investment; Electronic Arts sets its sights on e-sports market, and more

Demand Media Nets $77.2M From IPO

socalTECH

in net proceeds from the firm's IPO last week. Santa Monica-based Demand Media said this morning that it received approximately $77.2M The firm, which debuted on the NYSE as DMD, said it will use the new funding for investments in content, international expansion, working capital, product development, sales and marketing activities, general and administrative matters and capital expenditures. Demand's IPO offering was for 10,235,000 shares of common stock at $17.00

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U.S. Telecom Association to Sue United States Government Over Net Neutrality

Tech Zulu Event

Telecom has announced that it has filed suit against the United States government in response to the recent ruling by the Federal Communications Commission on Net Neutrality. Telecom Association to Sue United States Government Over Net Neutrality appeared first on TechZulu.

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Network Neutrality: The Debate Pros and Cons of Net Neutrality

SoCal Tech Calendar

Tuesday, April 6, 2010 -- CommNexus Presents: Network Neutrality: The Debate Pros and Cons of Net Neutrality. and#8232;and#8232;Supporters of net neutrality contend that the phone and cable companies want to be in charge of the Internet, they want to be able to block user requests, and charge companies such as Google for its use.

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