Flying taxi startup Blade is helping Silicon Valley CEOs bypass traffic
March 28, 2019

One year after a $38 million Series B valued on-demand aviation startup Blade at $140 million, the company has begun taxiing the Bay Area’s elite.

As part of a new pilot program, Blade has given 200 people in San Francisco Continue reading

With its Greenlots acquisition, Shell is moving from gas stations to charging stations
February 12, 2019

In a bid to show that it’s getting ready for the electrification of American roads, Royal Dutch Shell is buying Greenlots, a Los Angeles-based developer of electric vehicle charging and energy management technologies.

Shell, which is making the acquisition Continue reading

ServiceTitan is LAs least likely contender to be the next billion-dollar startup
April 17, 2018

The city of Glendale, Calif. seems like an unlikely place to grow one of the next billion-dollar startups in the booming Los Angeles tech ecosystem.

Located at the southeastern tip of the San Fernando Valley, the Los Angeles suburb counts Continue reading

Trump Assails FBI Raid on His Lawyers Office as Disgraceful
April 13, 2018
  • Cohen paid $130,000 to Stormy Daniels in ‘hush agreement’
  • Raid signals criminal probe by FBI, but its target is unclear

President Donald Trump condemned as “disgraceful” an FBI raid on the office and hotel room of his longtime lawyer and Continue reading