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  • L.A. Cleantech Incubator is getting room to grow

    L.A. Cleantech Incubator is getting room to grow
    Inside a cavernous warehouse downtown, crumbling brick walls, exposed wiring and a gaping concrete pit suggest anything but the future of clean technology. A group of Los Angeles nonprofits, utilities and universities aims to change that when work...
  • Development center for tech start-ups launches in Los Angeles

    When tech entrepreneurs look back at their bumpy launches, a common lament is, “If only I had known.” To shorten the list of regrets for the next Snapchat or Facebook, the Los Angeles Area Chamber of Commerce and Small Business...
  • San Francisco and New York call truce, will co-host tech summit

    San Francisco and New York call truce, will co-host tech summit
    Laying aside years of bad blood that has at times threatened to spill into open warfare, the mayors of San Francisco and New York City agreed Friday afternoon to a digital detente that will include co-hosting a technology summit this year.  Known humbly...
  • Is Snapchat poised to be L.A.'s tech start-up star?

    Is Snapchat poised to be L.A.'s tech start-up star?
    There's never a shortage of things to gawk at in Venice Beach: oiled-up bodybuilders, a two-headed turtle, over-the-top street performers. Lately, passersby on the main stretch of the boardwalk have also been ogling an eggshell blue house, steps from...
  • Tribune forms Silicon Valley digital venture, hires Shashi Seth

    Tribune forms Silicon Valley digital venture, hires Shashi Seth
    Underscoring that technology increasingly will drive the success of traditional media outlets, Tribune Co. is planting a flag in Silicon Valley and has hired a former top Yahoo executive to lead the company's digital ventures. Shashi Seth, who has...
  • Where My Dogs At: A social network for man and man's best friend

    Where My Dogs At: A social network for man and man's best friend
    Where My Dogs At is a new social networking app angled at dog lovers and their four-legged friends looking for local dog-friendly places to go and people to meet. Think Facebook for Fido, with a "Yelp for dogs" approach, built around a location-based...
  • Start-ups: Fewer launches, less hiring, declining importance?

    Start-ups: Fewer launches, less hiring, declining importance?
    The birthrate for new businesses in the U.S. is sliding, down to an anemic 8% in recent years from 13% in the heady 1980s. That’s the lowest point on record, according to a Census Bureau analysis released this week, partially funded by the Ewing...
  • Google acquires social brand marketing start-up Wildfire

    Google acquires social brand marketing start-up Wildfire
    Google has acquired Wildfire, a marketing start-up that uses social media to connect brands with consumers. Created four years ago, Wildfire says its vision is "to change the way the world markets." The platform enables brands to manage their pages,...
  • Who's messing with whose jobs?

    Who's messing with whose jobs?
    Gov. Jerry Brown ought to cut his Texas brother, Rick Perry, a little slack. Texas Gov. Perry arrived in the Golden State this week trolling for California businesses he could poach and carry home with him in his saddlebags. His trip here comes on the...
  • The American craft beer scene goes global

    The American craft beer scene goes global
    While craft beer fans hedge their bets on whether Sunday's Super Bowl play-by-play is more suited to hopped-up IPAs or intensely flavored stouts, Greg Koch will be deliberating over a lot more than what to sip on game day. In the coming weeks, the co-...
  • Facebook co-founder Dustin Moskovitz unveils new company, Asana

     
    Facebook co-founder Dustin Moskovitz takes the wraps off his new company Asana which makes workplace collaboration and productivity software....