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Brothers Divided by Air Line Feud

AVIATION: Surf Air co-founder alleges stake devalued in scheme.Lawsuit by Surf Air co-founder David Eyerly alleges investors schemed to devalue his stake in the company.

By Garrett Reim January 31, 2016 midnight   Share

Event Organizer Making Waves in Silicon Beach

TECHNOLOGY: Digital LA’s Kevin Winston links execs, firms via his one-man shop.

Kevin Winston’s Digital LA helps shore up the scene in Silicon Beach with its signature events.

Silicon Beach Launch List: Feb. 5

A weekly roundup of L.A. tech company and product launches.

Silicon Beach Deal Flow: Feb. 5

A weekly roundup of must-read L.A. tech investments and acquisitions.

Honest Co. in IPO Talks

Online retailer Honest Co. is working with bankers for an initial public offering of its stock, according to sources cited by Bloomberg.

Virtual Reality Startup WEVR Raises $25 Million

Virtual reality content producer and publisher WEVR of Venice has raised a $25 million round.

UBeam Hires Two Ultrasound Veterans

Wireless power startup uBeam of Santa Monica has hired two ultrasonic industry veterans.

The Bouqs Raises $12 Million

The Bouqs Co., an online flower delivery company in Venice, has raised a $12 million Series B round.

OpenMethods Raises $5 Million

OpenMethods, a customer service management software company in Los Angeles, has raised a $5 million round.

Deluxe Sells Its Ad Management Software Unit

Deluxe Entertainment Services Group of Burbank has sold off its AdServices unit, which develops television content management software, to London’s Adstream.

RadPad Adds Short-Term Rentals

Apartment listing service RadPad Inc. has added short-term apartment rentals to its platform.

Atom Tickets Raises $50 Million from Studios

Movie ticket app Atom Tickets of Santa Monica has raised a $50 million Series B round from investors, including Lionsgate, Walt Disney Co. and Twentieth Century Fox.

L.A. Tech Calendar: Feb. 1 – Feb. 21

Roundup of L.A. tech events in the next two weeks.

Fandango Buys Video-Streaming Platform

Online movie ticket seller Fandango announced that it acquired Culver City video-streaming service MediaNaviCo, known as M-Go, late on Friday.

Silicon Beach Deal Flow: Jan. 29

A weekly roundup of must-read L.A. tech investments and acquisitions.