"We have always believed that there's a much bigger opportunity for what we call the competitive amateur."
PLLAY Labs Inc., a video game wagering app that lets users play Fortnite and Call of Duty against each other for money, launched in June and has a user base of 60,000. Reporter Breanna de Vera talks with co-founder Shawn Gunn about his inspiration for the company, its celebrity backers and game wagering.
TikTok competitor Triller is in advanced talks with at least three blank-check companies to go public at a valuation between $3 billion and $6 billion. Sources said the company is also seeking to acquire a strategic partner that will help monetize the app. Read more>>
Join us Wednesday, December 16th at 11:00 a.m. PT for the closing Strategy Session of the year as we reflect on L.A.'s emerging tech trends, challenges and predictions for 2021.
Upfront Managing Partner Mark Suster and dot.LA Senior Finance Reporter Ben Bergman will kick off the event with a one on one conversation. More speakers to be announced. Register here - space is limited.