Flipagram Goes Full Screen

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Los Angeles-based Flipagram , the startup which develops mobile apps which let you put your photos to free, popular music, said today that its apps now feature full screen photo video editing, and up to 60 seconds of free music. The company said the full screen support allow for "bigger, better and more engaging" mobile video stories. flipagram full screen music video slideshow mobile

Tech Coast Angeles Los Angeles Screening

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Friday, May 11, 2018 -- Tech Coast Angeles Los Angeles Screening. Must be a member or invited. See [link] (more

HomeMe Gets $3.2M For Rental Screening App

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Los Angeles-based rental screening app developer HomeMe dislosed this morning that it has raised $3.2M homeme venture capital apartment rental screening renter landlord mobilein a funding round. The funding was led by Menlo Ventures. HomeMe develops a mobile app which lets renters find apartments, and then get pre-approval for those apartments. The company is led by Steelhouse founder Mark Douglas. The company has initially been launching its app in Texas. READ MORE>>.

The Pan-Cancer Screen: Still Early for Prime Time

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I would be ecstatic to have a simple tool for my patients that could detect cancers like ovarian and pancreatic that currently have no effective screening approach. Despite the excitement I feel about the potential of ctDNA cancer screening, I can’t help but feel skepticism also.

Tech Coast Angels Central Coast Screening

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Tuesday, July 12, 2016 -- Tech Coast Angels Central Coast Screening. Email arash@techcoastangels.com.

Fandango Adds 1,000 Screens To Movie Ticketing Service

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Los Angeles-based Fandango said Wednesday that it has added another 1,000 screens available via its mobile and online movie ticketing service, from five different movie theater companies. Fandango said the new screens brings its U.S. coverage to more than 23,000 screens.

VentureNet Screening Committee Announced

Technology Council

The VentureNet 2008 Selection/Screening Committee has been announced. Wow, what a prestigous list of Southern California venture capitalists, angel investors, and conference sponsors! We’re fortunate to have such a talented group that will ensure a very exciting software and IT capital conference this year. Jim Andelman, Rincon Venture Partners John Babcock, Rustic Canyon Partners. Uri Blackman, GIDEON Informatics. Jeff Carmody,

Ligand Sells Screening Technology

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San Diego-based Ligand Pharmaceuticals announced today that it has agreed to sell its combinatorial compound library and screening technology, in a deal worth $1.8M. Ligand said the sale came because the screening technology was no longer required for the firm's research activities. Tags: ligand screening technology venenum biodesign merger acquisition lifescience

Magic Ruby Takes On The Second Screen

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The firm said it will offer up its own advertising network aimed at second screen applications, plus tools and application development specifically around the second screen. The service said it is a business unit of Second Screen Solutions, and is backed by Technicolor. magic ruby second screen entertainment advertising network

RealD Hits 15,000 Screens

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The installations included 8,600 domestic screens, and 6,500 international screens. The company explained that its screens installed has grown by 182 percent in the last 12 months. RealD went public in July of last year based on its rapid growth--RealD debuted its technology just about five years ago, initially installing on about 100 screens.

RealD Passes 20,000 3D Screens

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Los Angeles-based RealD , the developer of 3D movie projection technology, reported this morning that it has surpassed 20,000 3D-equipped screens worldwide. RealD said it had approximately 20,200 screens installed as of its quarter ended March 23rd. The firm said it is now the "most widely used" 3D cinema technology provider. READ MORE>>. reald movie projection film theater

Clicker.com Debuts Big Screen Site

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Los Angeles-based Clicker.com , the online video programming guide firm run by former Ask.com CEO Jim Lanzone, debuted a "big screen" version of its site today at the Google I/O conference.

Enabling the 5th Screen

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Wednesday, March 10, 2010 -- Enabling the 5th Screen: Ecosystems, Networks, and Commerce Spring 2010 Executive Roundtable. This spring, youll hear from experts in all of these areas about factors that affect our evolving ecosystem, Beyond the 5th Screen. USC Marshall Institute for Communications Technology Management. Well explore the challenges and opportunities for networks, service providers, and drivers of content and commerce in the digital environment of the future.

Citrix Shows Screen Recording Service

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Santa Barbara-based Citrix Online is showing a new, screen recording service it is calling " GoView " at the DEMO conference this week, saying Monday that it is launching the service to allow business professionals to record, edit, and share their computer screen. The new screen recording service allows users to record what is happening on a user's PC, with audio, and edit and share those recordings from the Citrix web site.

RealD Adds 1,000 Screens At AMC Entertainment

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Los Angeles-based 3D movie projection technology provider RealD has inked an agreement to expand the number of 3D screens at AMC Entertainment by a thousand screens, the firms said Thursday. According to RealD, it will equip up to 1,000 additoinal screens with RealD's 3D technology, across AMC's theaters in the United States and Canada. Financial impact of the additional screens was not announced by the companies.

Coincident.TV Is “CREATE”-ing Second Screen Transmedia Producers Out Of Everyone [Beta Invites]

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Coincident has created a platform that will allow storytellers and producers to create robust second screen stories on the fly that incorporate video, images and other web content. Each of these platforms represents a variety of “screens” to view from.

Evite Backs Effort To Cut Down On Screen Use At Dinner

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Los Angeles-based online invitations service Evite is backing an effort to convince families to get everyone to put down their smartphones and tablets at dinner time, through an effort called the #DeviceFreeDinner pledge. According to Evite, it is working with nonprofit Common Sense Media on the effort, which is an attempt to get families to put down their devices at dinner, which Common Sense Media helps kids with better vocabularies, fewer behavior problems, and less substance abuse.

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Free Movie Screening Social Media Week

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Thursday, September 22, 2011 -- Free Movie Screening of Participant Media's Circumstance presented by Take Part and SMW LA. The Free Movie Screening is of the recently released Circumstance, which will be introduced by Christopher Gebhardt, Participant Medias Executive Vice President and General Manager  Take Part.

HQ Living Room Series: User Experience Beyond the Screen [ LOS ANGELES ]

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Join us for a home-cooked meal, workshop, and salon-style discussion on the topic of ‘User Experience Beyond the Screen.’ Topic Details: User Experience Beyond the Screen. HQ is excited to present the first event in our Living Room Series. ’ The event will be small and hands-on, and it is for entrepreneurs, designers, developers from a range of backgrounds to encourage diverse dialogue from a variety of perspectives.

HitFix Heads To The Big Screen With Theater News Deal

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movie theaters, said they are in a strategic relationship to bring entertainment news to theater screens. Los Angeles-based online entertainment site HitFix , which is headed by Jen Sargent, is in a new deal today which will bring the company''s entertainment news to theaters. HitFix and NCM Media Networks, which provides integrated media to consumers in U.S. The content will appear on NCM''s FirstLook pre-show program, those 30-second, short films show ahead of a movie in theaters.

Yekra | Embedding a Movie Theater on the Small Screen

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We have thousands of theater screens and we have thousands of shops that sell your DVDs and Blu-Ray, yet we have 10 people – if we’re lucky – who we are relying on to take us to the future of online distribution.

Tech Coast Angels (TCA) - Southern California Tech Company Screening

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Monday, August 13, 2012 -- Tech Coast Angels (TCA) - Southern California Tech Company Screening. TCA will be holding a screening for start-up and early stage technology companies in Murrieta at the Murrieta City Hall. Tech Coast Angels is the largest angel investor network in the United States and one of the leading sources of funding to early-stage companies in Southern California.

Interesting New Tech Blog for your Radar Screen

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Over the holiday I became aware of a new tech blog that aims to have deep insights into the next generation of technology, which they call The Hypernet. Why should you care? Well, it is established by some of the industries more successful investors – Mike Maples and Roger McNamee.

Immunotox Screening with Novel Monoclonal Antibody Technology

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Wednesday, March 25, 2009 -- "Immunotox Screening with Novel Monoclonal Antibody Technology" Buenaventura IEEE-EMBS sponsors presentation by Dr. Carol Johnson, Amgen, in monthly Speaker Event series at California Lutheran University. See [link] (more

StoryBots Brings Edutainment to Second Screens | Delighting Kids

Tech Zulu Event

Back when video was a tiny patch on the screen. The website says, “StoryBots are brightly colored, infinitely curious little creatures who live in the world beneath our screens. The post StoryBots Brings Edutainment to Second Screens | Delighting Kids appeared first on TechZulu.

Tiny Projector, Big Screen

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The Microvision Show WX is another in a line of smaller and smaller handheld projectors. It projects VGA-quality video and runs about $500. Unfortunately, it can't be bought in the U.S. The rep we spoke to said he hopes that will change sometime soon. Still, in a world where projectors are being combined with cell-phones, can a device like this thrive?

StoryBots Brings Edutainment to Second Screens | Delighting Kids

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Back when video was a tiny patch on the screen. The website says, “StoryBots are brightly colored, infinitely curious little creatures who live in the world beneath our screens. The post StoryBots Brings Edutainment to Second Screens | Delighting Kids appeared first on TechZulu.

THQ Deal With Syfy Takes de Blob to Screen

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Agoura Hills-based video game developer THQ and television channel Syfy said Thursday they will be jointly creating new concepts and intellectual property based on THQ's video games.

Pixicle Raising $38,000 To Take Photos To The Big Screen Wirelessly & Introduce GPS Photo Printing

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Pixicle, a photo sharing device that makes it easy for users to view photos with their friends and family on the big screen instead of the frustrating smartphone screen passed around the room has raised $10K of its $38K Indiegogo goal to make photo viewing less strenuous.

Insights & Opinions: Frank Peters, Screening For Success

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Today's insights & opinion column comes from Frank Peters, Chairman Emeritus of the Tech Coast Angels, and podcaster at the Frank Peters Show (www.frankpetersshow.com). Frank takes a look at the angel investing process, and thinks about how to make it better: There must be a better way. I've been an angel investor for more than 10 years now; clobbered by the Internet Bubble and now this. If I claimed I'd lost 40% of my net worth no one would be surprised, I'd be in good company.

TVSync’s Open API Uses Video and Audio Recognition Across All Four Screens

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The platform allows users to sync content and commands across all four screens — the smartphone, tablet/pad, computer and TV. And…they have opened up their API for all of you clever developers to create the amazing interactive second screen apps of the future.

Rentspree Links With California Apartment Association

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Los Angeles-based RentSpree , and online startup which helps landlords and property managers to screen and verify tenants, has signed a deal with the California Apartment Association. According to RentSpree, it will offer its tenant screening platform to all CAA members. rentspree landlord property management screening apartment rental rentals realestate real estate

Silicon Beach Fest Hollywood, LA Tech Summit, and Idea to Screen | Why You Need to Attend Any or All

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Those who are more involved in traditional entertainment are seeing a major shift online which is why an additional one-day seminar was created to coincide with Silicon Beach Fest Hollywood as a partnership called, Idea to Screen.