Syng was founded by Christopher Stringer, a former designer for Apple, and Damon Way, who also co-founded DC Shoes.
The valuation is tied to the company closing its third investment round of the year, through which it brought in $150 million.
Playa Vista-based point-of-sale software developer Appetize Technologies Inc. has been acquired by SpotOn Transact Inc. for $415 million.
For companies that rely on long-term customers, “churn” — a term that refers to the number of canceled or lapsed subscriptions — is a major challenge.
The idea for Greenfly Inc. came to former right-fielder Shawn Green after he hit a record four home runs in a 2002 Los Angeles Dodgers game.
The company's first product, ScheduleIQ, has a 'burnout meter' and keeps track of work-life balance.
Individual investors include Bono, Kerry Washington, Tom Brady and Reddit co-founder Alexis Ohanian.
Inspiration4 proves that the company is making headway on its mission of opening space travel to all.
Space Exploration Technologies Corp. completed its first Starlink launch from the West Coast.
HopSkipDrive plans to use its latest funding round to grow into 30 new markets.
To achieve a zero-emissions future, Los Angeles will need charging stations at condos and apartment buildings.
It’s hard to imagine a video game developer getting off to a stronger start than Riot Games Inc.
Coco partners with 18 local restaurants, including Umami Burger, Jinya Ramen Bar and Alfalfa.
PlantWave, a device created by Marina del Rey-based Data Garden Co., turns a plant’s biorhythms into music.
Clients get a payment card for ad buys and access to a data-sharing platform with insights on advertising costs for companies like TikTok and Snap.