Vroozi Debuts Mobile Procurement Software

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Los Angeles-based Vroozi , a developer of cloud-based, procurement software for the enterprise, said this morning that it has launched a responsive platform which helps employees search, request, approve and order goods and services via smartphone, tablet, or any website. vroozi procurement sofware cloud responsive mobile tablet enterprise saas

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KeepItSafe Debuts Mobile Backup Software

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KeepItSafe , an online backup service provider owned by Los Angeles-based j2 Global, said this morning that it has launched a new, cloud-based mobile data backup and data loss prevention (DLP) product called KeepItSafe Mobile. The new software works on laptops, PCs, smart phones, and tablets. keepitsafe mobile backup software byod data loss prevention j2global global

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Adtile Launches Mobile VR Software

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San Diego-based Adtile Technologies has launched a new software product, which the company says allows smartphone users to experience virtual reality without special goggles or hardware. adtile mobile virtual reality augmented smartphone nils forsblom According to Adtile, its new product allows native and web-based app users to "walk" through a digital space. Adtile is led by Nils Forsblom.

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mPulse Gets $10M For Mobile Health Software

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Los Angeles-based mPulse a developer of mobile software to help health plans better communicate with their clients, has raised $10M in a Series A funding round. The company's mobile software is used by health plans and pharmaceutical companies, and counts the Inland Empire Health Plan (IEHP) and Kaiser as customers. mpulse mobile health software venture capital communications pharmacy

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AppOnBoard Takes $15M For Mobile App Demo Software

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Los Angeles-based AppOnBoard , a developer of a mobile technology platform aimed at helping app developers create app demos, has raised $15M in a Series A funding. apponboard jonathan zweig venture capital preview games videogame mobile developer softwareThe funding was led by Korea Investment Partners (KIP) and also Mirae Asset Management, Mantaray, MTG, and Runa Capital plus London Venture Partners, Troy Capital Partners, and Ophir Capital Group.

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Tillster Ties Into Mobile Marketing Software

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Los Angeles-based Tillster , which develops digital ordering and engagement platforms used by quick service and fast casual restaurants, said yesterday that it is integrating its tools with mobile marketing company Kahuna. The two said the deal will provide the ability to target guests with content and offers, letting restaurants communicate with customers via email, mobile web, apps, and social promotions.

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Bridg Buys Relevant Mobile

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Los Angeles-based Bridg , which develops personalized marketing software and technology, said this morning that it has acquired Relevant Mobile , a developer of mobile app, loyalty and rewards programs. Relevant Mobile's co-founders, Gerrine Pan and Dazhi Chen, will join Bridg as part of the acquisition. bridg relevant mobile marketing software technology merger acquisition

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Clearlake Capital's Perforce Buys Perfecto Mobile

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One of the portfolio companies of Santa Monica-based private equity investor Clearlake Capital Group , Minneapolis-based Perforce Software , has acquired cloud testing software developer Perfecto Mobile. Perfecto is a developer of cloud-based, automated mobile and web application test software. clearlake capital perforce perfecto mobile merger acquisition cloud application test testing software

HouseCall Gets $6M For Mobile Services Booking Software

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San Diego-based HouseCall , which develops mobile software to let consumers book home services appointments, along with offering up home services contractors with scheduling and related tools, has raised $6M in a funding round. The company's software handles customer tracking, mapping and routing, payments, invoicing, and more for those service providers. housecall mobile services booking smartphone android iphone venture capital investment

Web Second, Mobile First

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The titles were: Mobile First, Web Second. Mobile First, Web Second (continued). I know that they really impacted an entire cohort of startups because every company that was coming to pitch me businesses was (is) saying, “I’m a ‘mobile first’ company.”

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Ten of Southern California's Top Software Companies

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marketing, and not enough of the traditional, software-and-algorithm intensive startups you'd expect to see in Silicon Valley. The firm's software is now being. used in a very wide range of both web and mobile services, from Foursquare, to Yelp, to LivingSocial.

The Coming Shift in Enterprise Software

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Part I, Team) Tact was founded by Chuck Ganapathi , who was formerly the SVP of Products at Salesforce.com having led initiatives like their chat product, CRM and mobile. If you’re a consumer software company your buyer is your user. Chuck as a software visionary understood this.

Viddy Gets $1.6M For Mobile Video Sharing Software

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Venice, California-based Viddy , a new startup developing mobile video tools, said today that it has raised $1.6M in a first round of financing, and launched a mobile video creation and sharing tool for the iPhone.

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DecisionPoint Systems Buys Mobile Software Firm

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Irvine-based DecisionPoint Systems , a provider of mobile workforce automation integration services and products, said this week that it has acquired Ilume Mobile Software , a developer of mobile applications which was a division of MacroSolve. Illume Mobile develops enterprise mobile software for both the iPhone and Android smartphones. decisionpoint systems mobile software merger acquisition integrator ilume

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Guidance Software Rolls Out Updated Software

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Pasadena-based computer forensics software maker Guidance Software said this morning that it has launched an updated version of its EnCase Endpoint Investigator software. The company said the new software features "off-network" data collection, aimed at helping collect data on mobile devices and endpoints. guidance software forensics computer investigation

Kofax Invests In Mobile Software Firm Mobiflex

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Irvine-based Kofax said late Wednesday that it has invested $500,000 in Mobiflex , a developer of software tools for creating iPhone and Android apps without coding. Kofax said the deal includes an OEM agreement where it will gain exclusive rights to Mobiflex technology for develop, market, and deploy mobile capture applications for customers using smartphones and tablet computers. kofax mobiflex venture capital mobile development software android iphone smartphone

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mPulse Mobile Gets $11M For Healthcare Engagement

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Encino-based mPulse Mobile has raised $11M in a Series B funding, for the company's mobile engagement software. According to mPulse Mobile, the funding was led by SJF Ventures, and also included HLM Venture Partners, EchoHealth Ventures, OCA Ventures, and Bonfire Ventures. SJF Ventures' Cody Nystrom joins mPulse Mobile's board of directors with the funding.

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ISBX Takes $750,000 For Mobile Software

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Los Angeles-based ISBX , a developer of a cross-platform, mobile development product, said today that it has scored $750,000 in funding. ISBX said its software is used to deploy mobile applications across iPhone, Blackberry, Windows Mobile, Android and Symbian, and that its customers include NBC Universal, Warner Brothers, CW Networks, and Sony Pictures. Tags: isbx venture capital mobile software development angel phone

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Hold Your Horsepower: For Mobility Industry, “Reality Is Sinking In”

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Mobile Software Developers Speak

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Thursday, February 18, 2010 -- CommNexus and The Mobile Software Development SIG Presents. Mobile Software Developers Speak! The discussion will specifically include an introduction to PhoneGap, a cross platform tool kit for building mobile apps, and Daily Paper, a mobile newspaper app as well as other development tools for Android (MotoDev and WebSDK). A Discussion on Android and Beyond.

Semtech Open Sources LoRa Gateway Software

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Camarillo-based Semtech Corporation , which develops analog and mixed-signal semiconductors, has released software for its LoRa-based, wireless communications gateway into open source. Semtech said the open source, Linux software is ideal for creating miniature gateways for use indoors in mart building applications or as mobile gateway in asset tracking.

Payvia, Mobile-XL Partner On Mobile Payments

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Los Angeles-based Payvia , which is developing mobile payment technology, and Mobile-XL , which develops software for providing access to digital services to people in Africa and India, are in a partnership, the companies said this morning. According to the two companies, they are integrating Payvia''s mobile payments technology with Mobile-XL''s service, which is used to deliver news, content, games, and Internet services to emerging markets.

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Mobile Roadie Acquired By Intellectsoft

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Los Angeles-based mobile app publishing tool developer Mobile Roadie , which powers the mobile apps for such clients as The San Diego Zoo, Taylor Swift, and the Dallas Mavericks, has been acquired by app development company Intellectsoft , the two announced Wednesday. Mobile Roadie was best known for its software tools, which allowed its clients to easily create and maintain their own mobile apps.

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Fighting Back Against Mobile Phones in the Bedroom

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And since I was 13 years old I have been accustomed to the debate about the limitations of technology or rather the downsides of being overly obsessed with gadgets, devices, software or applications. I’ll still be online often – in both desktop and mobile mode. Technology.

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MobileCause Enhances Crowdfunding Software For Nonprofits

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Los Angeles-based MobileCause , which develops fundraising and communications software for nonprofits, has rolled out an enhanced crowdfunding software product. According to the company, which is venture backed by Level Equity, said its software allows for use of dynamic templates, social sharing, and other features. mobilecause nonprofit software mobile crowdfund crowdfunding

Smith Micro Buys Mobility Software Firm

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Aliso Viejo-based Smith Micro Software has acquired a developer of wireless handset software, Core Mobility , the firm said Monday afternoon. Core Mobility is a developer of mobile synchronization and backup software. Smith Micro said that Core Mobility will become a wholly owned subsidiary of the firm. Tags: smith micro core mobility wireless software merger acquisition

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AppOnboard Signs Customers For Mobile App Demo Technology

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Los Angeles-based AppOnboard , the developer of mobile app demo technology led by Jonathan Zweig, says that it now has such app developers as FoxNext Games, Game Insight, Superheart Studios, Jam City, Huuuge Games, and Simple Habit using its tools. apponboard mobile demo demonstration googleplay google play store software developer

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LA Web/Mobile Software Entrepreneurs

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Wednesday, April 27, 2011 -- LA Web/Mobile Software Entrepreneurs. Special keynote by Eytan Elbaz, current co-founder of Scopely, a social engagement platform, and formerly VP and founder of Applied Semantics, which was acquired by Google. See [link] (more

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MFour Mobile Research Raises $5M

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Irvine-based MFour Mobile Research , a developer of mobile survey and research software, announced today that it has raised $5M in a new funding round. MFour said it has more than 1 million people accessible via its panel, and will also use the funding to has launched new mobile ad measurement products. market panel fund ventures newroad kaynew capital venture survey research mobile mfour

Webalo Upgrades Mobile Enterprise Software

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Los Angeles-based Webalo is reporting today that it has upgraded its software, used to create mobile enterprise applications. According to the firm, its new software includes new wizard-style interfaces for creating smartphone applications, a way to use web scraping to create smartphone interfaces, and less need for proprietary software development. Tags: webalo software mobile enterprise smartphone

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Esri Debuts Mobile Apps

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Redlands-based geographical information systems (GIS) and mapping software developer Esri announced a new set of mobile applications Wednesday, saying it has created two applications for field data collection and monitoring. esri mobile mapping iphone android

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ProfitLine Partners with Mobile Software Firm

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San Diego-based ProfitLine , a developer of mobile and communications spending management services, reported today that it has partnered with BoxTone , a provider of mobile service management software for smart phones. According to the firm, it will embed BoxTone's MSM software into its ProfitLine Managed Services offerings. Tags: phone mobile boxtone telecom software management spend profitline

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X1 Technologies Goes Mobile

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Pasadena-based X1 Technologies , the developer of email and desktop search software, said Thursday that it has rolled out a new, mobile version of its product. X1's search software provides deep indexing of desktop documents, emails, and attachments.

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UpKeep Finds $10M For Work Order Software

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Los Angeles-based UpKeep , a startup developing software to manage work orders for facilities, said last week that it raised $10M in a Series A funding. facilities capital venture mobile order work software management upkeepThe funding was led by Emergence Capital, and also included Battery Ventures, Y Combinator, and Mucker Capital. As part of the new funding, Kevin Spain of Emergence Capital joins the company's board. UpKeep says it has now raised a total of $12.7M

BlockFraud Finds $5M For Anti-Fraud Software

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Santa Monica-based BlockFraud , a developer of machine learning and artificial intelligence software used for detecting mobile fraud, has reportedly raised $5M in a Series A funding, the company disclosed on Wednesday. blockfraud antifraud software artificial intelligence machine learning venture capital