Samson Amore

Reporter (Technology)

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Silicon Beach Report June 14: Bird Required to Pay Tariffs on Chinese Imports

Bird, Uber tariff relief requests denied; AppOnBoard buys BuildBox; Pluto TV links with Comcast

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TECH: LA companies provide text-message advertising

EZ Texting helps companies wade through regulations surrounding marketing via text message.

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E3 Show Goes on Despite Static Exhibitor Growth

TECH: Attendance up, but some local cos. stay away

Video game-makers descend on L.A. for E3 expo.

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Riot Games Under DFEH Investigation

California's Department of Fair Employment and Housing has launched an investigation into Sawtelle-based Riot Games for alleged gender bias and other discriminatory conduct.

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Silicon Beach Report June 13: Sure Raises $23 Million

Bird paid $25 million for Scoot; Sure raises $23 million; Disney Plus subscriber projections

Silicon Beach Report June 12: Bird Acquires Scoot

Hulu, Disney acquire Lions Gate rights; Immortals acquires Infinite Sports & Entertainment; Scoot scooped up by Bird

Bird Acquires Scoot Networks

Santa Monica-based Bird Rides Inc. is buying Bay Area competitor Scoot Networks Inc.

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Silicon Beach Report June 11: GameMine acquires 1,200 titles

Square Enix announces “Avengers,” “Final Fantasy” titles; Snapchat filters have unexpected use; GameMine expands gaming library

Silicon Beach Report June 10: Pluto TV Pushes into Latino Markets

Quibi unveils pricing details; SpaceX to launch JPL’s atomic clock; Pluto TV launches Latino programming

Silicon Beach Report June 7: SpaceX Preps For $1 Billion Satellite Launch

Former executive taking new venture public; Zynga links with Snap; SpaceX launching satellites worth $1 billion for Canada

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