March Capital raises $12M for Xage; Snap syndicates Complex content; Meg Whitman dives into e-sports
Westwood-based Immortals, an e-sports competition league with worldwide reach, announced today an investment from Meg Whitman, who also joined the company’s board of directors.
Snapchat shutters SnapCash; Overwatch gets Nerf prototype; another SpaceX satellite launches
Wemo links its smart plug with Apple’s Homekit; Esko-Graphics buys Blue Software; Bird accepts low-income riders
Packaging design software company Esko-Graphics Inc., a subsidiary of the Danaher Corp. has bought Blue Software, an artwork management software firm, from Westwood-based Diversis Capital.
Hyperloop Transportation wins China contract, StartEngine accepting bitcoin; HyreCar partners with dealerships
Downtown-based car-sharing platform HyreCar Inc. announced July 17 that it will partner with DriveItAway.com Inc., a used vehicle auction platform based in Cambridge, Mass. The collaboration is designed to allow independent car dealerships in 34 states and Washington, D.C. to list their vehicles on the HyreCar platform.
AdQuick raises $2.1 million; meal delivery service Chef’d abruptly shutters; SpaceX gears up for new launch
MTech Capital’s new $75M fund for “InsureTech;” smart key maker Openpath raises $20M; Pelican Products has an new consumer marketing team leader
Netflix subscribers up, stock prices down; Google gets is cloud online in L.A.; Musk tweet could bring libel charge
Spotify moves to L.A., Cylance offers commercial antivirus; Dollar Shave Club leaving traditional ads
Ashton Kutcher’s VC opens $150 million funding round; Cleantech and Clean Energy kick off climate-change challenge; $9.75 million for UCLA rechargeable research
University of California–Los Angeles has received a $9.75 million grant from the United States Department of Energy of to advance research in rechargeable batteries.
Musk takes on Flint water crisis, the Overwatch League’s grand finals will be televised, Jam City is taking Harry Potter to Asia
Netflix spending billions on programming, Surf Airlines launches weekend getaways, Bird sued in Milwaukee