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EVgo Partners With Midwest Grocery Store Chain

Sawtelle-based EVGo will install electric vehicle charging stations at 256 Meijer locations.

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Super League Acquires Mobcrush Streaming

The Santa Monica-based amateur esports broadcaster says the merger will help it reach 85 million monthly viewers.

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MediaAlpha Brings Innovation to Staid Insurance Industry

MediaAlpha Inc., which generates customer acquisition leads for insurance carriers through a digital platform, is far from a typical tech startup.

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NuOrder Raises $45 Million for Wholesale Ecommerce Platform

NuOrder Inc., the Century City-based developer of a wholesale ecommerce platform for brands and retailers, announced March 10 that it had raised $45 million in a new round of funding.

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Heal Names New CEO

Sawtelle-based health care technology company Get Heal Inc., doing business as Heal, announced March 3 that co-founder and Chief Executive Nick Desai had stepped down.

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These 4 Programs Fuel SpaceX’s Ambitions

It has been nearly 20 years since Space Exploration Technologies Corp. was founded with the relatively humble goal of bringing down the cost of launching small satellites into orbit.

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Belkin Announces Move to El Segundo

Computer accessories manufacturer Belkin International Inc. announced March 11 that it plans to move from its current headquarters in Playa Vista to a new office space in El Segundo.

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Curio Raises $1.2 Million for Digital Collectibles Platform

Curio’s platform allows individuals to create, own, share and trade digital collectibles from TV shows, graphic novels, movies and music.

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Startup TutorMe Rides Wave of Remote Learning

Well before the pandemic forced schools to adapt to virtual instruction, Myles Hunter was brainstorming ways to make tutoring more efficient.

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New Game Studio Theorycraft Announces $37.5 Million in Funding

Fledgling video game studio Theorycraft Games Inc. announced March 4 that it had hauled in an impressive $37.5 million to fund development of its first title.

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New Techstars LA Director Looks to Big Problems

Since launching its first Los Angeles-based startup accelerator in 2014, Boulder, Colo.-headquartered company Techstars Central has worked with dozens of local entrepreneurs.

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Blok Sports App to Allow Betting Among Friends

Blok Sports founder and Chief Executive Mitchell Chun was consulting for a company working with blockchain technology.

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Maestro Raises $15 Million for Video Streaming Platform

Streaming video exploded in popularity during the last year, and few companies were better positioned to take advantage of that than Maestro Interactive Inc.

W Tenth Raises $1.5 Million to Promote Women-Owned Businesses

East Hollywood-based startup W Tenth Co has raised $1.5 million to further develop an app to promote businesses owned by women.

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Boingo Wireless Acquired for $854 Million

Internet provider Boingo Wireless Inc. is set to be acquired by an affiliate of investment firm Digital Colony Management in a deal valued at $854 million.

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