Fri.Oct 04, 2019

Relativity Secures $140M Series C

L.A. Business Journal

Relativity Space raises $140 million, will use it to advance 3D-printing technology

7 Characteristics Of People Who Drive Global Change

Startup Professionals Musings

By most definitions of the term, an entrepreneur is someone who starts a new business, incorporating innovative changes to existing products, services, business models, and creating new markets.

Video Interview: Cynthia Vincent, BAACAL

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For our video interview this Friday, we have a chat with Cynthia Vincent , serial entrepreneur, fashion designer, and founder of fashion company BAACAL (www.baacal.com), who was at the TuesdayNights IMPACT Conference last week. READ MORE>>.

Tokr Tees Up Deliveries

L.A. Business Journal

Startup Tokr teams up with dispensary The Pottery to offer sales and delivery services

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Virgin Orbit Selects RAF Pilot For Satellite Launch Effort

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Virgin Orbit , the space launch startup led by Sir Richard Branson, which has been running its development program in Mojave, has selected a pilot from the UK's Royal Air Force (RAF) to be a part of its small satellite launch program. The Royal Air Force and Virgin Orbit had announced an earlier partnership in July of this year.

Bio Roundup: PARP Progress, A New Commish, IPO-Palooza & More

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It’s been a strange up and down ride for PARP inhibitors, a relatively new class of cancer drugs.

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Vertical Networks Acquired By Whistle

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Santa Monica-based Vertical Networks , a "mobile-first" content studio which was backed by Snap , has been acquired by New York-based entertainment and sports media company Whistle. Financial terms of the acquisition were not announced. Vertical Networks was founded by Elisabeth Murdoch. According to Whistle, the acquisition will help its expand its lifestyle video content efforts. Whistle said that, earlier this year, it also acquired another LA-based studio, New Form.

Riot Expands College League of Legends

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The Riot Scholastic Association of America , the group run by Riot Games to govern college e-sports based on its League of Legends title, is planning a big expansion of its college league, saying on Thursday that it will be expanding its League of Legends College Championship to a 32 school tournament.