Here are the latest venture capital, seed, and angel deals for LA startups for 4/25/18. This page will be updated throughout the day to reflect any new fundings.
Videogaming as a spectator sport is drawing the attention of mainstream advertisers as they try to capitalize on the spending power of millions of gamers worldwide.
Franky Zapata, a French jet ski champion, has set a new Guinness World Record for the farthest hoverboard flight ever recorded. Zapata travelled 7,388 feet through the air in Sausset-les-Pins in the south of France, far surpassing the previous record o…
Everyone knows those sports nerds who can tell you the birthdays of the whole entire Mets bench, and while you can gain a lot talking to these people you prefer to follow teams instead of the thousands of players out there. So why not try the daily fantasy model optimized for this? Easy Streak, the […]
Drone racing has quickly turned into an international spectator sport with live broadcasts and six-figure cash prizes.
While I was on vacation recently, my son and I watched Will Smith’s thought provoking movie, Concussion. Football has by far the highest concussion rate of all youth and high school sports. According to the Brain Injury Research Institute, in any given season, 20% of high school football players sustain brain injuries (including my nephew). […]
Fitbit’s new $200 smartwatch competes directly with the $350 Apple Watch Sport. Which one is best for your wrist?
With eSports conitinually growing (≈150M users/month), the world might have found the most globally unifying actvity since real sports. As the gaming world expands to new horizons, one company is succesfully keeping up. Azubu, the eSports livestreaming platform has reached global porportions with headquarters in 3 countries connecting gamers from around the world for an […]
Fans going to Super Bowl 50 on February 7 will experience some of the best technology Silicon Valley firms have to offer.
Wearable tracker maker Mio Global has a new fitness metric called Personal Activity Intelligence based on your unique heart rate data. Personal tech columnist Geoffrey A. Fowler takes PAI for a workout.