Morning News, 10/14: Service, DivShot, Who What Wear, Fail Army, VR’s $150B Universe

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THIS WEEK’S EVENTS: see full calendar

Wednesday, October 14
LAIW: LAVA at the Beach
LAIW: Bioscience Corridor Tour
LAIW: Fashion
Cyber Security

Thursday, October 15
Vator Splash
Silicon Beach Young Pros
Baily Hancock: Partnerships

Silicon Beach Fest DTLA

Saturday, October 17
TedX Santa Monica

Sunday, October 18
CicLAvia — Heart of LA
LAIW: Observatory Open House


Here’s what’s new in the world of LA tech:

SERVICE Raises $3.1M Seed (link)
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Google Acquires DIVSHOT (link)
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Target Partners with WHO WHAT WEAR (link)
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Verizon’s Go90 Gets Exclusive Window for FAIL ARMY (link)


DODGERS ACCELERATOR Gets the LA Times Treatment (link)

SNAPCHAT Drops Its Originals Programming (link)

NASA Offers 1200 Patents Upfront License-Free (link)
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FastCo Details the Players in $150B VIRTUAL REALITY Industry (link)
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CRASHSPACE Hosted a Show & Tell

The Creators of EXPLODING KITTENS Shared Their Secrets to Success

TINDER Gets New Offices

Take a Tour of FUNNY OR DIE HQ

ATOM FACTORY Drop into the Shark Tank

UCLA Alum / UBER CEO Travis Kalanick Gets the Rockstar Treament

LA Welcomed KAIROS 50 on the Warner Brothers Lot

And as if you need a reason to live in LA…

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