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  • ICM, Manatt and Originate Form Incubator for Media and Tech Startups

    ICM Partners, software developer Originate and law and consulting firm Manatt, Phelps & Phillips have created O Labs, a joint venture designed to fund and develop media and technology startups by pooling resources from each partner. L.A.-based O Labs...
  • NBA Star Carmelo Anthony Forms Media and Tech VC Firm with Stuart Goldfarb

    Carmelo Anthony, the NBA All Star who recently re-signed with the New York Knicks, has formed a venture-capital firm, M7 Tech Partners, together with Stuart Goldfarb, former CEO of Bertelsmann Direct North America and ex-NBC exec. M7 Tech Partners, based...
  • Starter Studio event draws 400 for startup demonstrations

    Starter Studio event draws 400 for startup demonstrations
    About 400 people packed into the Cheyenne Saloon in downtown Orlando on Wednesday night to watch entrepreneurs from Starter Studio pitch their ideas. Half social event and half business, the annual Demo Day highlights work from members of the studio's...
  • Canvs coworking space set to open Monday morning

    Canvs coworking space set to open Monday morning
    Downtown Orlando’s newest coworking space, Canvs, is ready to open for business on Monday morning in the Chruch Street Exchange building. Contractors were putting final touches on the 15,000-square-foot shared office space on Thursday. ¬†Several...
  • Manatt, ICM, Originate launch O Labs, new investment arm for startups

    Manatt, ICM, Originate launch O Labs, new investment arm for startups
    A law firm, a marketing agency and a software development company have formed a joint venture based in Los Angeles to incubate startups building products and services in line with the needs of major businesses, including video game publishers and...
  • Will laid-off Microsoft workers end up at startups?

    Flexible work arrangements and better prospects to grow their skills could attract thousands of recently laid off employees at Microsoft to jobs at startups. At least that’s what helped persuade Chandra Shekaran, a general manager in Microsoft&...
  • Cybersecurity firms among top recipients of venture funding in Maryland

    Cybersecurity firms among top recipients of venture funding in Maryland
    Maryland companies raised $64 million in venture capital funding this spring, with some of the biggest payouts flowing to Baltimore cybersecurity startups. That's according to the latest MoneyTree report from PricewaterhouseCoopers and the National...
  • Speedy gigabit Internet may arrive in L.A., but don't hold your breath

    Seeing little competition and questionable demand, Internet service providers have shrugged at spending the billions of dollars needed to boost U.S. Internet speeds to match other parts of the world. But efforts by Google Inc. and a few cities including...
  • Fund created to help launch green energy businesses in Illinois

    Fund created to help launch green energy businesses in Illinois
    Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn and the Clean Energy Trust on Wednesday announced the creation of a revolving equity fund that will make $4.6 million available to grow early-stage clean energy businesses in the state. ¬†“Illinois is a national leader in...
  • Media Companies, NAB Applaud Supreme Court Ruling Against Aereo

    Media conglomerates and the National Assn. of Broadcasters were quick to cheer the Supreme Court's 6-3 decision Wednesday finding that Internet-streaming startup Aereo violated the Copyright Act. "Aereo characterized our lawsuit as an attack on...
  • YouTube goes after small-business ads with Directr acquisition

    YouTube goes after small-business ads with Directr acquisition
    YouTube wants more small businesses to purchase advertising on its website, and that's why this week it acquired Directr, a Boston start-up.  Directr's technology makes it simple for businesses to create videos, which can be used as YouTube...