RealD, AMC Theatres Renew 3D Deal Through 2024

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Beverly Hills-based 3D movie projection technology provider RealD and AMC Theatres said Thursday that they have extended and renewed a 3D agreement through 2024, and also plan on installing RealD 3D systems in all of AMC's new and upgraded theaters.

Silicon Beach Report Jan. 11: SpaceX Explains Plans to Land Three Boosters at Once

L.A. Business Journal

SpaceX explains plans to land three boosters at once, inside LA 2024’s social media strategy for winning the Olympics, and Global Eagle fully rents out a satellite

NASA Selects SpaceX, Other Local Space Companies For New Program

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NASA has selected Hawthorne-based SpaceX , Carlsbad-based Vulcan Wireless , and Canoga Park-based Aerojet Rocketdyne as part of a new program to boost technologies to land humans on the Moon by 2024, the space agency announced on Tuesday. According to NASA, it has selected a total of 13 companies to help "mature industry-developed" space technologies.

LA's Olympic Effort Seeks To Tap Into City's Technology Sector To Reach Youth

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Is the key to winning the spot as host of the 2024 Summer Olympics the company's growing technology sector? In a panel on Thursday, LA 2024's Gene Sykes , the head of LA's efforts to win the Olympic Games, says that tapping into LA's growing technology sector is key to helping the Olympics reach the youth market. Los Angeles is up against Paris, France as host city for the Olympics in 2024.

Relativity is building a 3D-printing rocket manufacturing hub in Mississippi

TechCrunch LA

“This helps NASA maintain focus on the ambitious Artemis program that will land the first female and the next male on the south pole of the Moon by 2024.” The future of rocket manufacturing has touched down in Mississippi. At NASA’s John C.

Will tech kill your job?

Berkonomics

By 2024, ninety percent of the global population will have regular Internet access. Close. Stop me if you’ve heard this story before. “My My job as a (newspaper publisher telephone installer, stockbroker, travel agent, retail store manager) is safe as this economy continues to grow.”

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SpaceX Wins New NASA Contract For ISS Deliveries

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NASA said the Commercial Resupply Services (CRS-2) contracts cover deliveries to the ISS from 2019 through 2024. NASA said Thursday afternoon that it has awarded Hawthorne-based SpaceX one of three awards to deliver cargo to the International Space Station (ISS), as part of a continuation of its efforts to move to commercial rocket launch providers. In addition to the award to SpaceX, NASA also awarded simliar contracts to Orbital ATK and Sierra Nevada Corporation.

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Bio Roundup: Rare Disease Showdowns, Prices on TV, Dealmania & More

Xconomy

An April report from Evaluate Pharma predicted sales of orphan drugs to rise 12 percent a year between now and 2024, when they will account for an estimated 20 percent of worldwide prescription drug sales. The market for drugs for rare or “orphan” diseases continues to grow. The field has gotten so competitive that multiple products are on the market for some diseases.

Baby Boomers May Be Your Biggest Startup Competitors

Startup Professionals Musings

Partially due to the economy, but also due to longer, healthier lives and changes in job tenure, Boomers are now expected to stay in the labor force longer, and according to a USNews article, will likely dominate the labor market by 2024.

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Tastemade, Jaunt Tap Ryan Seacrest, Conan O'Brien For Tour Through LA

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The companies said the virtual reality experience was actually created in a partnership with LA24.org, the committee bidding to host the 2024 Olympic Games. Santa Monica-based virtual reality content developre Jaunt , and Santa Monica-based online food and travel lifestyle content provider Tastemade said today that the two have tied together for a new, virtual-reality trip through Los Angeles, featuring Ryan Seacrest and Conan O'Brien, along with a host of others.

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Digest 6/13-19: Big Raises for Vow to be Chic, Vrse, Exactly; Makers Kit, Branch Chosen for Target Techstars

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LA 2024 (@LA2024) June 17, 2016. Follow LA Tech Digest on Twitter ( link ) for news as it happens. **. THIS WEEK’S EVENTS: see full calendar. Monday, June 20. Make in LA (-6/24). SMNT Happy Hr. Art of Fast Pitch. LA Fintech Mix Mingle. Community Hack Night. Make a Documentary.

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

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— LA 2024 (@LA2024) May 18, 2016. Follow LA Tech Digest on Twitter ( link ) for news as it happens. **. THIS WEEK’S EVENTS: see full calendar. Monday May 23. Biz E-Sports Summit (-5/24). Tuesday May 24. FastCo Counter-Conf (-5/25). Space Tech Expo (-5/26). Now Next Why.

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Encore Entrepreneur Is The New Baby Boomer Lifestyle

Startup Professionals Musings

Partially due to the economy, but also due to longer, healthier lives and changes in job tenure, Boomers are now expected to stay in the labor force longer, and according to a USNews article, will likely dominate the labor market by 2024.

Bio Roundup: Drug Price Debates, NY Bio Blooms & CEOs Take Social Stand

Xconomy

If you missed it, you’ll have to wait until 2024 for the next one. In these politically divided times, Americans this week found near universal agreement on one thing: A celestial event that plunges a summer day into temporary darkness is a captivating experience. The totality of the solar eclipse lasted less than 3 minutes. Those of us who stepped outside with eclipse glasses, pin-hole projectors, or even colanders found a brief respite from the news.

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GPS Tracking Keeps Internet of Things Moving for Vehicle Management

Tech Zulu Event

In fact, TechZulu noted in another article that it’s estimated that 89 percent of new cars sold worldwide will come with embedded connectivity by 2024.

Internet of Things (IoT) – What’s Next in Automotive?

Tech Zulu Event

By 2024, it’s estimated that 89% of new cars sold worldwide will have embedded connectivity. Do you remember movies about the future where everything is controlled by machines? Look back at the Skynet computer from The Terminator, V.I.K.I from I, Robot or Alice from Resident Evil.

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