Friday, March 22, 2013
Hulu Posts Every Episode Of Star Trek, For Free
Star Trek fans--book your weekend. Los Angeles-based Hulu said Friday that it is making every single Star Trek episode, from every Star Trek series available for free, until the end of the month. The move--which is sure to kick off a binge of watching by Trekkies everywhere--puts everything from the original Star Trek to Star Trek Deep Space Nine online. The Star Trek episodes start from the very first, Episode 1 of Star Trek. Hulu did not say what it intends to do with access to the series afte (More info...)

posted on Friday, March 22, 2013(Full story)

SendGrid At Heart Of Controversy Over Women, Technology Industry
In a position where it can only lose, SendGrid--the email SDK and services firm which has significant operations in Orange County--has become the center of a controversy which has thrown the high tech industry's acceptance of women into stark contrast. SendGrid has fired a developer evangelist, Adria Richards, after a huge controversy over how the technology world treats women. The whole flap started earlier this week when Richards tweeted out a photo and complaints about a couple of developers (More info...)

posted on Friday, March 22, 2013(Full story)

The Honest Company Launches iOS App
Santa Monica-based e-commerce site The Honest Company has launched an iOS application, which run on the iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch. The startup--headed by Brian Lee, and co-founded by Jessica Alba--said its new app, HonestBaby, lets parents monitor their child's development, growth, and activity.

The Honest Company is the celebrity driven, subscription startup which offers up nontoxic, eco-friendly baby and kids products, including everything from diapers to home cleaning. The company offer (More info...)

posted on Friday, March 22, 2013(Full story)

Abalta Technologies Looks To Link Smartphones, Connected Cars
Torrance-based Abalta Technologies, which develops software for the automobile industry, said this week that it has launched a new product which helps sync smartphone driving apps with any connected car. The firm said its new WEBLINK product allows smartphones to become the primary, in-vehicle computing device for cars. Abalta is targeting car manufacturers with its software. The company's CEO is Michael O'Shea, who has previously served at such companies as InfoGation and NAVTEQ.

posted on Friday, March 22, 2013(Full story)

RealtyTrac Names VP
Irvine-based RealtyTrac, the provider of information on foreclosures, bank-owned properties, and other property, said Thursday that it has named Lisa Mackey as its Senior Vice President of the RealtyTrac network. The firm said that Mackey has worked in residential real estate for more than 30 years, including serving at Prudential Real Estate, Century 21 and Carrington Holding's real estate division Atlantic & Pacific Real Estate (APRE).

posted on Friday, March 22, 2013(Full story)

Technical Connections and LA Tech Happy Hour - Free Drinks on 3/27!
Technical Connections, Inc, a well-known technical staffing firm that
has been serving the Greater LA Area since 1984, is gearing up for
their 30th anniversary. But first they are teaming with the popular,
kick-back and grab a drink, Meet Up group, LA Tech Happy Hour
(#LATHH), to celebrate the launch of TCI's new website
( and their continued sponsorship of
LATHH. Technical Connections has had a number of commemorative pint
glasses made for the 3/27 event to be held at the SmithHouse in West
LA, and will be serving free brews until they run out of glasses. So
get there early and be sure to RSVP via the LA Tech Happy Hour Meet Up

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Be sure to keep on the look out for other events and news from TCI and
LA Tech Happy Hour!

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