Is it just us or did July feel like the longest month ever? (Check our "July '09 Month in Photos" slideshow for a recap.) From Comic-Con to unforgettable concerts to Marilyn Manson's death threats to hospital stays, July was one for the books. Fatigue aside, we restocked our instant espresso stash a ... More >>
AV FloxParty like it's 1997Twiistup creator Mike Macadaan once hailed L.A.'s premier tech event as a nod to the dot-com days of excess. Geeks got together in uniquely Los Angeles locales to network and party like rockstars. But Macadaan sold Twiistup to an undisclosed party a few months ago, ... More >>
SoCal native and the "Golden God of Tech" Michael Arrington was born and raised in Huntington Beach so it came as no surprise that the L.A. contingent was out in full-force at this year's Techcrunch Crunchup Real Time Conference and summer party at the August Capital offices in Palo Alto.
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Twiistup...All grown up!
Twiistup, the tech networking party juggernaut where innovative new start-ups go to show off, is onto the next phase of its existence: creator Mike Macadaan announced today (or yesterday, depending on when you read this) that he's sold the business to Los Angeles-based entr ... More >>
Erin BroadleyZannel's street superherosWalking into Twiistup 5 was like walking into a tech-set Disneyland -- the high security, lasers, fog machines, and neon props from Bladerunner adding to the surreal experience of being surrounded by the latest in groundbreaking technology. In fact, it would se ... More >>