Gift Guide 2017: Star Wars Gadgets and Gear

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Stay tuned for the rest of our guide throughout the season. We’ll be covering holiday guides for Virtual Reality and Augmented Reality, the DIYer, cannabis, entrepreneur, STEM, and various others. Star Wars.

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Amp Launches Sustainability Guide Into Beta

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sustainability service guide directory green cleantech startup Santa Monica startup Amp , led by Sarah McKinney, has launched its service into beta, saying that it is looking to help students and professionals find information on sustainability resources.

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Oversee.net Buys Crash City Guides

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Los Angeles-based Oversee.net has acquired Pasadena-based Crashworks , the developer of the photo-based city guides. oversee crashworks crash city guides photo merger acquisition idealab

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Broke Girl's Guide Gets Funding

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Santa Monica-based Broke Girl's Guide , a startup focusing in on daily deals and information for women, has scored a small debt funding round, according to a regulatory filing by the firm this week. Broke Girl's Guide runs a daily deal newsletter with offers, online promos, and sales information. broke girls guide venture capital angel investment funding daily deals retail advertising coupon myspace

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HipGeo, Rough Guides Launch Travel App

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Fullerton-based mobile app developer HipGeo has tied with Rough Guides , the travel guide publisher, for a set of iPhone and iPad apps, the companies said yesterday. Business details between Rough Guides and HipGeo were not announced.

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Oversee.net To Merge Crash City Guides Into WanderWe

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Los Angeles-based Oversee.net said it plans to integrate Crash City Guides , the online travel discovery app for the iPhone, into its WanderWe travel site this morning. Crash City Guides had been backed by Idealab, and was founded by Erick Laubach.

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Insights: The Cryptic VC's Guide to Saying No On Investments

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You can read the full article at The Cryptic VC's Guide to Saying "No" On Investments in our Insights and Opinions section. Read the whole article, The Cryptic VC's Guide to Saying "No". For this morning's Insights and Opinions section, where we feature the contributions of our readers, we have an article from Wiliam Hsu , co-founder and managing partner of Mucker Capital (www.muckercapital.com). He explains all the ways VCs say "no" without actually using the word "no".

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Citysearch Debuts Visual Guide Site, New iPhone App

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West Hollywood-based Citysearch has launched two new products today, including both a visual city guide, and a new iPhone app. Citysearch said its new Guides by Citysearch service is aimed at helping users easily find new places in major cities around the country, in a photo-centric way.

Realistic Entrprenuers Guide to Venture Capital

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skip to main | skip to sidebar SoCal CTO Tuesday, March 20, 2007 Realistic Entrprenuers Guide to Venture Capital Seths guide is worth reading - The realistic entrepreneurs guide to venture capital Posted byTony Karrer at 2:43 PM 0comments: Post a Comment Newer Post Older Post Home Subscribe to: Post Comments (Atom) About Me Tony Karrer Dr. Tony Karrer is CEO/CTO of TechEmpower , a Los Angeles Web Development firm, and is considered one of the top technologists in e-Learning.

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An Insider’s Guide to Bridging the Biotech Gender Gap

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As an executive recruiter focused solely on life sciences, I’m among the first to acknowledge the industry’s gender gap. Of the 20 largest pharmaceutical companies around the world, only one has a woman at the helm—and GSK named Emma Natasha Walmsley as CEO less than five months ago.

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A Serial Entrepreneur’s Guide To Uncovering Awesome Startup Ideas

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To help guide the students’ evaluation of the feasibility and merit of each idea, I require them to complete a one-page form, as specified in Entrepreneurship Is A Compulsion.

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Learn How to Kiteboard Online. MentorMob Launches Free Social Online Learning Guides

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The founders are lifelong friends and lifelong learners from Chicago who have had successful careers in tech before joining forces to create the ultimate free social online learning destination that takes the best teachers on the web and curates their content into MentorMob learning Guides.

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Bizzy Updates Apps, Turns To Guides

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The new iOS 5 compatible app adds "Guides", users who are specifically being features for their use of the service and knowledge of food, as well as new sharing features. Bizzy looks to be turning towards a network of knowledgeable users--rather than just the overall crowd--in the move to anoint Guides for specific local areas; the company also indicated that it is looking for additional guides in a blog post announcing the updates.

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The Authoritative Guide to Prorata Rights

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Prorata rights are one of the most important rights of a private market technology investors and yet are seldom fully understood. They often create the biggest tensions between investors who are investing at different stages in the business. These tensions seep out in some angels or seed funds publicly or semi-privately deriding later-stage VCs for their “bad” behavior. I have seen bad behavior from later-stage VCs, believe me.

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Edmunds.com Bolsters Content With Technology Guide

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Santa Monica-based Edmunds.com , the online car information site, said this morning that it has bolstered the content on its site, by launching a new online guide to shopping for in-car technology. edmunds technology guide infotainment electronics bluetoothThe firm said the new "Car Technology 101" section features articles on electronic infotainment, including features such as Bluetooth, in-dash navigation, and music integration systems.

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A Beginner’s Launch Guide to Periscope

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The post A Beginner’s Launch Guide to Periscope appeared first on TechZulu. Following up on our first week impressions of Meerkat , we jumped in the water with Periscope (the official Twitter app) to see what the secret hype was all about.

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The Complete Guide To Southern California Accelerators and Incubators, Part I

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incubator accelerator guide ampify launchpad upstart startengine idealabIn recent months, a dozen accelerators and incubators have emerged in the Southern California area, looking to help take the new generation of technology startups to funding and beyond.

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Veritable Guide For Traditional Stores Turning Digital

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The post Veritable Guide For Traditional Stores Turning Digital appeared first on TechZulu. It is easy to understand why some traditional stores, those little shops around the corner, shirk and dodge the eventuality of turning digital.

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Xconomy Guide to Best Sessions at Startup Week San Diego

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Startup Week San Diego, like a lot of other places that host similar events, has been billed as a weeklong celebration of entrepreneurship. Seattle’s UP Global, now part of Techstars, oversees the operation of Startup Week and other programs for tech entrepreneurs across the U.S. and abroad.

Startup Survival Guide

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Wednesday, January 7, 2009 -- Startup Survival Guide. Entrepreneur Jason Calacanis will discuss the state of the current economy, and what startups can do to survive the current downturn at the UCLA Anderson School of Management. Email contact@scripped.com.

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iSideWith: 13 Million Voters Using Voter Guide

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Still undecided on who you are going to vote for in today''s elections? Los Angeles-based iSideWith -- founded by Taylor Peck and Nick Boutelier--said today that so far 13 millino voters have used the site to try to narrow down the list of mid term candidates they might vote for in the election.

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TeleSign Launches Step-By-Step Two Factor Security Guide

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The company--whose two-factor authentication is used by websites to add another layer of verification to user logins--released step-by-step guides for turning on two-factor authentication for Facebook, Twitter, Gmail, Apple, and many, many others. Concerned about security of your passwords?

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Assembled Capital: A Founder's Guide to Fundraising

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Saturday, December 8, 2012 -- Assembled Capital: A Founder's Guide to Fundraising.

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TV Guide Deal Gets Shuffled

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The deal to sell the remaining parts of former Pasadena-based firm Gemstar-TV Guide has just been shuffled by Gemstar's buyer, Macrovision. Macrovision said yesterday that it will sell TV Guide Network and TV Guide Online, the programming guide components of the Gemstar-TV Guide business, to studio Lionsgate, rather than a consortium of private equity buyers.

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socaltech50: Your Mobile Networking Guide To The Winners!

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Insider's Guide: How to Raise Startup Capital

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Thursday, April 5, 2012 -- Insider's Guide: How to Raise Startup Capital. Comprehensive 2 1/2 hour workshop on everything you need to know about how to raise capital for your startup, taught by Jon Funk, one of LA's most experienced and successful vc's. See [link] (more

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MyShape Launches Fashion Guide

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Pasadena-based MyShape , the venture backed, online clothing retailer focused on matching women to clothing based on body shape and measurements, said today it has launched a new feature focused on providing fashion advice. According to the site, its new section--Style Me--will offer fashion tips, stories, and information on the latest fashion trends. MyShape is venture backed by Draper Fisher Jurvetson, Lehman Brothers Venture Partners, the Pasadena Angels, and the Tech Coast Angels.

Funding and Guiding Your Company's Growth

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Thursday, November 10, 2011 -- Funding and Guiding Your Company's Growth. TCOSC. How do you finance growth and transitional stages? Despite the current economic gloom, companies are growing, expanding and developing strategically. But how do they finance growth and acquisitions? How should CEO's and company leaders look at these strategic opportunities and make the right decisions? The stakes are high. See [link] (more

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A Practical Guide to Enterprise Cloud

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Tuesday, May 22, 2012 -- A Practical Guide to "Enterprise Cloud" How to Avoid Risks and Maximize Opportunities in the Cloud! TCOSC. We know that by now you have a good understanding of the cloud and its benefits. But we also acknowledge that migrating your IT infrastructure or applications to the cloud is a complex process - particularly in industries with heightened security and compliance requirements.

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CFO's Guide to Licensing Agreements

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Thursday, July 23, 2009 -- CFO's Guide to Licensing Agreements. TCOSC. The Financial Executives Society is to provide education, knowledge-transfer, and networking in the fields of tax, finance and accounting to CFO's, Controllers and Business Executives who manage the financial operations of their business. See [link] (more

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Cleantech Guide to Working with the Government

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Wednesday, June 13, 2012 -- Cleantech Guide to Working with the Government. CONNECT. As the President and Congress focus on sparking the tepid economy and creating jobs ahead of November's elections, the cleantech sector is seen as an important piece to the economic recovery puzzle. However, some clean energy programs and tax incentives have come under extensive scrutiny in Washington casting into question their future viability.

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How To Meerkat: A Visual Guide to Twitter Streaming

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The post How To Meerkat: A Visual Guide to Twitter Streaming appeared first on TechZulu. Like every great startup, Meerkat exploded out of nowhere to catch the imagination of mobile video technofiles worldwide.

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A Guide for Negotiating Your Next Cloud Contract

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Consider this a brief guide into how best to approach the next time you negotiate for a cloud contract. The post A Guide for Negotiating Your Next Cloud Contract appeared first on TechZulu. The cloud services market continues to grow at an impressive rate.

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