Catch Up On This Week's Top 5 Stories With Our Video Recap

What's going on with L.A.'s tech and startup community? A lot! dot.LA chief host and correspondent Kelly O'Grady takes you through the key points of the top five headlines from this week. Don't miss out on the essential news you need to know:

  • COVID Tests Launch at LAX for $150 a Piece
  • GoodRx Stock Slides After Amazon Debuts Prescription Delivery
  • Bird Reportedly Explores Going Public via SPAC
  • 3D Printing Could be a Game-Changer for Space Exploration
  • Relativity Space Lands $500M Investment


    Weekly Recap: LAX Launches COVID Testing, GoodRx Stock Slides with Threat of Amazon & More! youtu.be


    Watch to stay smart on what is happening, and follow us on Instagram for daily video content.

    https://www.instagram.com/kfogrady/
    https://www.linkedin.com/in/kelly-o-grady-61714248/
    kelly@dot.la

    Subscribe to our newsletter to catch every headline.

    On this week's episode of the L.A. Venture podcast, hear from Chang Xu, partner at Basis Set Ventures, a $140 million fund focused on AI and automation - technology that transforms the way people work.

    Read more Show less
    Minnie Ingersoll
    Minnie Ingersoll is a partner at TenOneTen and host of the LA Venture podcast. Prior to TenOneTen, Minnie was the COO and co-founder of $100M+ Shift.com, an online marketplace for used cars. Minnie started her career as an early product manager at Google. Minnie studied Computer Science at Stanford and has an MBA from HBS. She recently moved back to L.A. after 20+ years in the Bay Area and is excited to be a part of the growing tech ecosystem of Southern California. In her space time, Minnie surfs baby waves and raises baby people.

    The Santa Monica-based movie-ticketing service Atom Tickets has pre-sold more tickets for "Godzilla vs. Kong" than any film since the start of lockdown.

    Following a disastrous year for the box office, its performance could be a litmus test for Hollywood and the many theaters that teetered on the brink during the pandemic.

    Read more Show less
    Sam Blake

    Sam primarily covers entertainment and media for dot.LA. Previously he was Marjorie Deane Fellow at The Economist, where he wrote for the business and finance sections of the print edition. He has also worked at the XPRIZE Foundation, U.S. Government Accountability Office, KCRW, and MLB Advanced Media (now Disney Streaming Services). He holds an MBA from UCLA Anderson, an MPP from UCLA Luskin and a BA in History from University of Michigan. Email him at samblake@dot.LA and find him on Twitter @hisamblake

    https://twitter.com/hisamblake
    samblake@dot.la
    RELATEDTRENDING