Weekly Recap, 3/14-20: Raises for Ring & Floqast; Amplify & Mucker Top US Accelerators; LA SxSW Pics

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THIS WEEK’S EVENTS: see full calendar

Monday March 21
User Acquisition

Tuesday March 22
AdTech vs MarTech
Pasadena Angels

Wednesday March 23
Small Biz Tech Workshop
AWS Data Warehousing
LA Catalyst
LA FinTech Mix Mingle

Thursday March 24
Mobile Breakfast 2.0: Connected Consumer
DTLA Cross Campus Hard Hat Tour
NASA Space Apps Challenge Kickoff
Silicon Beach Young Pros
BizHaus Launch Party
Startup DTLA Launch Party
Timmy Awards

Friday March 25
WonderCon (-3/27)
Women Catalysts

Saturday March 26
Startup Traction


Here’s what’s new in LA’s tech space:

RING Announces $61M Series C (link)

FLOQAST Raises $6.5M Series A (link)

BEAUTY COUNTER Raises $13M (link)
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FULLSCREEN Acquires StageBloc (link)
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Rebrands M-Go as FandangoNow (link)

MENTOR MINT Wins Tech.co’s StartUp of the Year at SXSW (link)
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OCULUS Announces First Round of Games (link)

AMPLIFY and MUCKER Named Top US Accelerators (link)

DATA SCIENCE Launches D12 Educational Residency (link)

TRADESY Talks Turning Failure into Success (link)
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HYPERLOOP Featured in The Verge (link)
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HEAL Featured in LA Times (link)

GRINDR has New Digs in WeHo’s Pacific Design Center

Scenes from SXSW, Part 2:

And if you ever needed a reason to live in LA…

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