When your car inevitably gets dirty you have two options; either waste time driving to the car wash and waiting for the car wash, or take the time out of your day to wash it yourself, provided you have all the cleaning supplies needed. Now, thanks to Washos, there is a third option. The Washos […]
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Our friends at Cedars-Sinai Accelerator unveiled its latest class, its 3rd for those counting, for the three-month accelerator program. The digital health accelerator focuses on companies transforming healthcare by improving patient outcomes, reducing costs, and improving healthcare delivery. A total of 10 companies were vetted and selected to receive $120K in investment and mentorship from the […]
When it comes to tracking customers, brick and mortar shops haven’t necessarily advanced with the advent of new technologies. Bridg’s platform is a solution that allows for companies to leverage their data and offerings to develop customer profiles for restaurant operators by integrating data from existing sources including POS systems and loyalty programs. Already helping industry leaders like […]
Staying health conscious takes more than just wanting to become healthier; it takes structure. You need to rely on organically sourced providers and have them shipped to you when you want. Luckily, whether you want locally sourced dairy, meat, bread or pantry items, Milk and Eggs has you covered. The ecommerce company that has partnered […]
When you are walking down the street no dating app is ever tell you if you have just passed by the love of your life…until now. FlirtAR, the world’s first Augmented Reality dating app, uses AR software so you can the view the name, age and interests of other FlirtAR users passing by. While dating […]
Overall it was a stellar month for startups in Los Angeles with aggregate funding exceeding $340M, which is one of the highest monthly totals that we have observed. What makes this particularly interesting is that this $341M is composed across all stages of the startup lifecycle with multiple deals in the early stage to the latter stages.
Today, I take a look at the 10 LA Startup Largest Funding Rounds of the second quarter of 2017 using some data from our friends at Crunchbase. To further the analysis, I have included the funding round, industry of the company, date of funding, and the investors participating in the round. To maintain a focus on […]
To the Tens, led by Paul Ahn, enables socially-shared content to be linked to actual products, so each visual story has a full breakdown of the products in it.
We’ve all seen the optimistic initiatives claiming that they can teach kids to code. The only problem with these well-intentioned projects is that they ignore the fact that kids need to be engaged. This is what separates Ozobots from the rest. The AI code-able robots are primarily toys and through playing with the cubed robot […]
People are taking far more photographs than ever before – 1.2 trillion estimated in 2017 alone and likewise; the market has shifted to appease the casual photography fan, leaving the dedicated and professionals behind. Thankfully MYGNAR is rewarding the truly dedicated with their brand new, portable backup and editing system. Understanding the pain point of […]