"Alumni from our previous cohorts are launching space systems and infrastructure, raising tens of millions of dollars in venture capital as well as receiving lucrative contracts from both government and commercial customers."
Techstars' Space Accelerator announced its second class of space-related companies are developing technology with multiple uses in space. Reporter Samson Amore has a look at this year's crop.
The IRS wants more authority to collect data on cryptocurrencies.
Hulu is the tenant behind 351K-square-foot lease at Santa Monica's Colorado Center.
Snap Inc. snaps up more space at Santa Monica headquarters.
Websites back online after Fastly-linked glitch takes down a swath of the internet.
Young creators are burning out and breaking down.
Snap poaches a pair of TikTok execs.
You are now free to move about the cosmos … if you can afford it.
Elon Musk reportedly paid no federal income taxes in 2018.
NASA's probe beams back razor-sharp images of Jupiter's moon.
The FBI used 'criminal influencers' to convince criminal syndicates to use a messaging app they secretly ran.
Techstars' 2021 Space Accelerator Class
Techstars' Space Accelerator took off this week with its second class of space-related companies. They make everything from AI-powered smart cameras to technology that can anticipate celestial collisions.
Dispo is Back
The Los Angeles-based disposable camera app Dispo, whose co-founder stepped down after one of his crew members was accused of sexual assault, confirmed it closed a Series A round for an undisclosed amount.
Relativity Space Raises $650 Million
Aerospace upstart Relativity Space and its CEO Tim Ellis are trying to take on SpaceX in the recyclable rocket race. The company has landed a new funding round to produce a fully reusable rocket that could launch within three years.
NFTs for High School Athletes?
Pasadena-based youth sports streaming platform BallerTV will allow high school athletes to make money off their names, images and likeness. How? By joining the NFT craze.
Fisker Unveils Plans For Climate-Neutral Car
Henrik Fisker has plans for what could be the world's first "climate neutral" vehicle, a car that will be built with the lowest-possible effect on the environment — from how the parts are sourced and assembled to the way it's charged and recycled.
Chernin Group Adds 3 Partners Amid Reports of $1B Fund
With reports of a new $1 billion dollar fund in the works, The Chernin Group (TCG) is doubling down on media's continued transition from simple entertainment into a vehicle for commerce.
Facebook Announces 3 New Creator Tools
The company is trying to lure and keep influencers on its social media platforms amid stiff competition from the likes of TikTok, Snapchat and Twitter.