Morning News: Goldstar & PatientPop Raises, Star Wars VR App, Mixcord, The List App

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THIS WEEK’S EVENTS: see full calendar

Monday November 30
West Coast Bitcoin Summit (-12/1)
Intro to Data Analysis: A Free Class

Tuesday December 1
Future of Work / Rise of Hybrid Jobs
Location 101
Digital LA Social Good

Wednesday December 2
UX Holiday Party
GA Meet + Hire UX Developers
Immigration / 2016 Elections

Thursday December 3
Cloud Security Alliance Summit
LADataTech Monthly MixR
ThinkLA Holiday Party / Toy Drive
Digital LA Holiday Party
TiM 50k

Friday December 4
Venice Holiday Sign Lighting
GRID110 FashionTech Hackathon

Saturday December 5
LA Gadget Expo ( -12/6)
VR Film School ( -12/6)

Sunday December 6
GA Creator Sundays

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

GOLDSTAR Raises $20M (link)
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PATIENTPOP Raises $10M Series A (link)
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DISNEY to Launch Star Wars VR App December 2 (link)
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AIRBNB Putting a Hurtin’ on Venice Housing (link)
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Meet Mucker-funded MIXCORD (link)
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THE LIST APP — the Re/Code Interview (link)
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FULLSCREEN Nabs Former HULU CEO (link)
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Mass Layoffs / Buyouts at LA TIMES (link)
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Rupert Murdoch Spreads Rumor of Eli Broad LA TIMES Purchase (link)
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GRUMPY CAT Doused Holiday Cheer at the Hollywood Christmas Parade

And if you needed a reason to live in LA…

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