PocketWatch gets into gaming; Raised in Space launches; Snap revenue grows as users stagnate.
Web security firm Signal Sciences, operating in Culver City, announced Feb. 5 it raised $35 million in a Series C funding round led by Lead Edge Capital, bringing its total funding to $62 million since its 2014 incorporation.
Machinima shutting down; Nfusz changes name; MomentFeed finds engineering vice president.
Sales intelligence firm Nfusz Inc., based in Hollywood, announced Feb. 4 it will change its name to Verb Technology Company Inc. in preparation for a planned listing on the Nasdaq stock exchange.
MomentFeed selects new CFO; NextVR collaborates with NHL; SpaceX tests Falcon launch
Royal Dutch Shell PLC’s Shell New Energies division has acquired West Hollywood-based Zeco Systems Pte Ltd., doing business as Greenlots, for an undisclosed sum.
MEDIA: Split with Bungie prompts stock drop, lawsuits
Stormy times for Activision Blizzard after breakup with Bungie.
$6.4 million for Gordon-Levitt’s HitRecord; Blizzard offers new streaming options; potential $200 million raise by Clutter
USC links with Unity Technologies; FabFitFun secures $80 million; Ebsen out at Snap
SpaceX seeks launch permits; Via and L.A. Metro partner; Arlington Capital buys Intellectual Technology
Following the Jan. 15 news that Chief Financial Officer Tim Stone will resign after eight months on the job, Santa Monica-based Snap Inc. appointed Lara Sweet as interim CFO.
UTA hires digital agent; Team SoloMid parent firm buys e-sports app; Riot Games announces new partners
Tinder settles $11.5 million class action, TaskUs hits 15,000 employees; March Capital raises $300 million fund
Home technology support and consultancy firm HelloTech Inc. raised $20 million in a new fundraising round with continued support from local venture capital firms. The round brings HelloTech’s total funding to roughly $95 million since its 2014 incorporation.
Bitkraft leads round for startup looking to boost gaming internet speed
Game on after Network Next’s $3.1M fundraising round.