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The 7 Most Innovative Startups in Los Angeles
These young companies are producing disruptive ideas and raising millions in funding. More >
Q&A with Idealab Founder Bill Gross
RICK GIBSON, Managing director at HOTventures, sits down with Bill Gross. More >
Factual Featured Partner: TINT
TINT makes it easy for brands to create social hubs in minutes. Factual spoke with Head of Product, Lukas Prassinos at TINT to learn more. More >
How Our Tech Startup TINT Created a Profitable Business in 3 Months
Tango Analytics and UberMedia Announce Partnership
Intelligent Store Lifecycle Management combines with the most sophisticated mobile data to change the face of customer analytics More >
25 hot Los Angeles startups you need to watch
UCode teaches kids how to code by showing them how to make apps, websites, and games. More >
What Makes A Good Subscription Box Business?
Every successful subscription box business shares the same following things. More >
Factual Featured Partner: Winetaster
Factual sat down with Don Bradford, CTO, and CPO to discuss Winetaster. More >
Bug Du Jour: CDH5 upgrade
Here Are 12 Must-Use Apps for Marketers
Social-media management - TINT More >
President Obama names Julie Hanna Presidential Ambassador for Global Entrepreneurship
Hanna introduces Kiva powered signature initiative, Global Capital Access; Commits $100 million to crowdfund underserved entrepreneurs worldwide, targeting women and youth More >
Sellbrite’s New Logo and Identity
X1 Named a 2015 Cool Vendor in Endpoint Computing By Gartner, Inc.
Gartner, Inc. has named X1 a “Cool Vendor” in the prestigious Cool Vendors in Endpoint Computing, 2015 report for its X1 Search Virtual Edition solution (*). More >
12 Gadgets We're Looking Forward to in 2015
When it comes to gadgets, 2015 offers so much promise. New Matter MOD-t 3D Printer on the list. More >
This Startup's Mission: A 3-D Printer in Every Home
Steve Schell’s passion project is the birth of the MOD-t, an affordable, easy-to-use 3-D printer he hopes will usher 3-D printing into every home, office and school. More >
This Startup's Mission: A 3-D Printer in Every Home
CEO of New Matter, Steve Schell’s passion project: the birth of the MOD-t. More >
Pasadena’s New Matter to offer 3D printers for under $400
Steve Schell is the CEO of New Matter, a Pasadena company he co-founded with Bill Gross, who serves as chairman. The company has created a 3D printer that sells for less than $400. The company is housed at Idealab, Bill Gross’ business incubator. More >
Death, disaster and drugs: A recap of TED University 2015
What makes a good startup? Bill Gross is on the TED stage as he shares the surprising keys to success for startups. More >
Death, disaster and drugs: A recap of TED University 2015
What makes a good startup? Bill Gross on the TED stage and he shares the surprising keys to success for startups. More >
The single biggest reason why startups succeed
Bill Gross gave a TED talk earlier this year More >
Ep 161: LA Tech Start Up
Enplug CEO Nanxi Liu More >
3D Printing Redux:
How Idealab's New Matter Wants To Bring 3D To The Masses More >
New Matter’s Slick MOD-t 3D Printer
New Matter has joined the low-cost 3D printer crowd with their inexpensive MOD-t device. More >
How to Outsource Your Digital Signage Installation
Depending on the complexity of your digital signage installation, you may need some outside assistance. More >
Factual CEO: Machine Learning Could Upend Local Search
Gil Elbaz talks about the future of search, what role Yelp may play in it, and why he thinks machine learning will create a game changing product in the next 18 months. More >
4 Bold Ways to Court Business Investors
Coming up with a clever business idea isn't always enough. Sometimes you also have to get creative with securing money to get a venture off the ground. More >
Factual CEO: Machine Learning Could Upend Local Search
Gil Elbaz runs Factual, the L.A.-based startup that provides the local data that underlies some of the biggest names in mobile apps. More >
Making the Connection
Local business leaders discuss Pasadena’s growing pull with sector’s startups and city’s advantages as steady alternative to Silicon Beach. More >
New company aims to bring 3-D printers to home users
New Matter, a company founded by Caltech alum Steve Schell (BS '01), is determined to make affordable, at-home 3-D printing a reality in the present. More >
Leading Consumer 3D Printing Company, New Matter, Raises $6.5M in Series A Funding
Alsop Louie Partners Leads Investment to Launch New Matter's Affordable, End-to-End 3D Printing Ecosystem in 2015 More >
A must see for 5 year olds that want to be programmers.
10 LA accelerators, incubators and startup studios to jumpstart your company
These accelerators/incubators are looking for the next best thing. More >
Jeff Kerr Creates Amazing 3D Printed Frankenstein Light Switch on Prototype MOD-t 3D Printer
Tasked with testing out the 3rd generation of the MOD-t prototype, Jeff decided to creating a very interesting design; a design for a Frankenstein Light Switch Plate, and it is quite incredible. More >
4 Ecommerce Entrepreneurs I Admire
Top 20 Things I Learned at Davos 2015
Bill Gross shares his insights from the World Economic Forum 2015. More >
Indiegogo startup debuts cheap, eco-friendly 3D printer
Following a successful Indiegogo campaign(with $683,804 raised), New Matter is set to release their 3D printer, the MOD-t, this Spring. More >
How 14 Successful Entrepreneurs Discovered Their Life Purpose
Nanxi Liu - Realizing My Love for Building More >
The 10 Coolest New Tech Products at CES
New Matter’s MOD-t 3D Printer, the most-funded design to date on any crowd-funding site, connects via wifi to an online marketplace where you can shop, download, and print objects in the comfort of your home. More >
The Case for Radical Transparency: Why an Open-Book Culture Helps My Company Succeed
Making your company's information publicly available can help strengthen your team ethos. More >
X1 Registers Record Sales Year with Explosive Growth
X1’s Enterprise Search and eDiscovery Solutions for Virtual and Traditional Environments See Strong Demand and Validation from New and Expanded Customers More >
The Top Ten Tech Entrepreneurs Based in LA – or – How LA Will Change The Country
The Top Ten Tech Entrepreneurs Based in LA – or – How LA Will Change The Country
9 CEOs, founders and executives predict what's next for LA tech in 2015
Gil Elbaz, CEO and founder of Factual More >
#36 Factual More >
#62 Enplug More >
#TechTuesday – 4 Ways to Attract and Retain World-Class Engineers (on a Startup Budget)
You want the top talent but you’re short on funds. How can you attract the best engineers when you’re on a budget? More >
5 Lessons From the Best Brands on Social Media in 2015
Here are the 5 best brands on social media for 2015, and something you can learn from each of them! More >
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August 13-15, 2015
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August 30 - September 3, 2015
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October 14, 2015
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October 15, 2015
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