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Uber Agrees to Cough Up $10 Million to Settle California Suit on Misleading Customers
Uber

Uber Agrees to Cough Up $10 Million to Settle California Suit on Misleading Customers

'It sends a clear message to all businesses, and to startups in particular, that in the quest to quickly obtain market share laws designed to protect consumers cannot be ignored,' San Francisco DA says.
These Cities Have the Worst Rush Hour Traffic
Commutes

These Cities Have the Worst Rush Hour Traffic

If you have a business meeting in these locations, be sure to leave yourself plenty of extra time.
Carly Okyle
Lufthansa Reports a Near Miss With Drone Over Los Angeles
Drones

Lufthansa Reports a Near Miss With Drone Over Los Angeles

No evasive action was taken by the airline crew, and the plane safely made its landing without further incident.
4 Steps These Business Owners Took to Solve a Major Industry Problem
Radicals & Visionaries

4 Steps These Business Owners Took to Solve a Major Industry Problem

These entrepreneurs created a business that helps people run their food ventures.
Chicago and Los Angeles Could Get Google Fiber. And That's a Very Big Deal for Entrepreneurs.
Performance Ignited

Chicago and Los Angeles Could Get Google Fiber. And That's a Very Big Deal for Entrepreneurs.

Bringing super-fast Internet to the second and third biggest cities in the U.S. has the potential to turbocharge the entrepreneurial communities there.
Catherine Clifford
This Company Helps Create Fundable Prototypes Fast
Ready To Launch

This Company Helps Create Fundable Prototypes Fast

An L.A. accelerator focuses on hardware prototyping.
Los Angeles Becomes Latest U.S. City to Approve a $15 Minimum Wage
Minimum Wage

Los Angeles Becomes Latest U.S. City to Approve a $15 Minimum Wage

The city council backed a plan to increase the minimum wage, by 2020.
Jason Fell
Elon Musk Unveils Clean, Green Batteries to Power the World
Elon Musk

Elon Musk Unveils Clean, Green Batteries to Power the World

'The issue with existing batteries is that they suck," the Tesla founder and billionaire said.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Mexican Mobster Becomes Business Mentor at LA Event
Mentors

Mexican Mobster Becomes Business Mentor at LA Event

Sometimes the truth really is stranger than fiction.
How This Former Councilwoman Is Helping Vets and the Homeless Find Jobs
Job Creation

How This Former Councilwoman Is Helping Vets and the Homeless Find Jobs

A Los Angeles civil servant explains the challenges related to the work force today.
Lambeth Hochwald
Uber and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Month
Performance Ignited

Uber and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Month

San Francisco and Los Angeles are suing the ridesharing service, the latest events in what's shaping up to be a trying time for the company
Laura Entis
3 Sizzling Stats to Consider About Silicon Beach
Silicon Beach

3 Sizzling Stats to Consider About Silicon Beach

The numbers don't lie: Los Angeles is emerging as a great place for tech and startups.
Matthew Toren
How Grassroots Marketing Put This Craft Brewery On Tap for Success
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How Grassroots Marketing Put This Craft Brewery On Tap for Success

In a little over two years, Golden Road Brewing has become a $15 million-plus business with 155 employees.
Grant Davis