Uber Driver Killed In Inglewood

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The Inglewood Police Department is seeking leads in the Uber case. ondemand murder crime driver death inglewood uberA driver for Uber was shot and killed this weekend, according to the Inglewoood Police Department, while on a trip with a passenger. Andre Jamal Bayyan was killed around 3:45 a.m. on Sunday morning, only a few blocks away from Hollywood Park Casino, and near Morningside High School.

Dreaming of Mars, the startup Relativity Space gets its first launch site on Earth

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Ellis and Noone make some pretty remarkable claims about the proprietary 3D printer they’ve built and housed in their Inglewood offices. 3D-printing the first rocket on Mars.

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Silicon Valley Startup To Buy Naming Rights To New LA NFL Stadium For $400M

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The new stadium, being build in Inglewood, is the future home of both the Rams and the Chargers, and also is set to host the Super Bowl in 2022. Sofi , a Silicon Valley startup in the personal finance industry, is getting set to buy naming right to the new NFL stadium being built in Los Angeles, according to a report. The naming deal is reportedly worth $400M. Sofi just raised $500M from the Qatar Investment Authority this week, in a deal that gives the company a valuation of $4.3M.

Evercar Plans LA Expansion For EV Rentals For Uber, Lyft Drivers

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According to Evercar, it currently has 43 vehicles in the Los Angeles area, including Downtown, West Hollywood, Santa Monica, Inglewood, and Marina del Rey.

ImaginAb Finds $8M For Immunotherapy Imaging

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Inglewood-based ImaginAb , which is developing a cell imaging agent used for imaging changes in cell tumors, has raised $8M in a funding round, the firm said on Monday. The funding was led by Adage Capital, and also included the Parker Institute for Cancer Immunotherapy, NVF, Cycad Group, Nextech Invest, and Jim Pallotta of the Raptor Group.

Magnetecs Names CFO

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Inglewood-based Magnetecs , a designer of robotic catherization control systems for minimally invasive surgery, announced today that it has named Clive Zickel as the firm's new Chief Financial Officer. Zickel has previously served at JPMorgan Chase, Aircraft Finance Group, Dechert LLP, and other companies. magnetecs executive lifescience cather minimally invasive surgery medical device

Vetted Finds $3.47M For In-Home, On-Demand Pet Care In LA

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Vetted says it is currently offering its services in Bel Air, Beverly Hills, Brentwood, Culver City, Inglewood, Santa Monica, Sherman Oaks, Van Nuys, Venice, and Westwood. Venice, California-based Vetted , a new startup offering up on-demand, veterinary services at your home, has raised $3.47M in seed funding, the company disclosed this week. The funding came from Foundation Capital, Amplify LA, Sterling.VC, and ReImagined Ventures.

Evercar: Making EVs The Vehicles Of Choice For On-Demand Drivers

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Right now, we have eight lots, from Hollywood, to Downtown, to the Westside, and Inglewood. In the world of on-demand driving�such as driving for Uber and Lyft--one of the biggest costs for drivers it the cost of owning, maintaning, fueling, and cleaning their vehicles.

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