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Cornerstone OnDemand, a cloud-based software provider for businesses, has acquired big data platform Evolv Inc. for $43 million in an all-cash deal.
Evolve Media, a Ladera Heights digital media publisher, has acquired lesbian lifestyle site AfterEllen.com from Viacom Inc.
Social Gaming Network and Fox Digital Entertainment have partnered to simultaneously launch a gaming experience with the studio’s upcoming animated film “Book of Life.”
BloomNation.com has raised $5.6 million in Series A funding, money that will go toward expanding its team and further developing its online marketplace for florists.
Bluebeam Software Inc., a PDF solutions provider for the architecture, engineering and construction industries, has been acquired by Nemetschek Group for $100 million.
Los Angeles has more high-tech jobs than any other metro region in the country, including its northern neighbors in Silicon Valley, according to a report released Monday.
Internet: Streamup rebranded as broadcaster to draw audience.
Internet: Former chat site Streamup now speaks to more users as a video-broadcasting platform.
Seems like Yahoo’s $5 billion in Alibaba money is already on the move.
The Los Angeles Business Journal brings you a weekly roundup of L.A. launches. On this week's Launch List: Serviz, JibJab Messages and more.
Internships.com, an online student internship marketplace, has been purchased by student learning platform Chegg for $11 million in a cash-and-stock deal.
The doorbell has rebranded as Ring, a revamp that inventor Jamie Siminoff said may as well represent the real launch of his Santa Monica startup.
Rowl, which helps users find local events and concerts, has raised $4 million in new funding to help further develop its app.
J2 Global has acquired Philadelphia cloud email security provider Excel Micro Inc. – the company’s fourth acquisition in as many months.
Serviz, an on-demand home services company, has hard-launched its website and iOS app to help consumers fix up their homes.
Dotstudioz, a Burbank entertainment tech company, has released a platform to help new media content creators manage, monetize and distribute their work.