L.A.’s MarketCast acquires Fizziology, SpaceX launches Falcon 9 rocket with heavy load of scientific experiments, Snapchat debuts Crowd Surf, a video-stitching feature.

L.A.’s MarketCast Acquires Fizziology

Mid-Wilshire data analytics and marketing research services provider MarketCast has acquired data analytics company Fizziology, headquartered in Indianapolis, reports the Business Journal. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

SpaceX Launches Falcon 9 Rocket with Heavy Load of Scientific Experiments

A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket successfully launched a Dragon cargo spacecraft on Monday with a diverse payload of science experiments for the International Space Station, reports Space News. The Dragon is carrying 2,910 kilograms of cargo for the ISS, of which nearly 75 percent is science investigations and experiment hardware.

Snapchat Debuts Crowd Surf, Video-Stitching Feature

Snapchat launched its Crowd Surf feature at a Lorde concert over the weekend, reports Mashable. The feature stitches together video from different perspectives at select live events by syncing audio recordings.

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