Mark Madler

Staff Reporter (Technology, Entertainment)

Mark R. Madler covers aviation & aerospace, manufacturing, technology, automotive & transportation, media & entertainment, banking & finance and the Antelope Valley. He joined the company in February 2006.

Madler previously worked as a reporter for the Burbank Leader. Before that, he was a reporter for the City News Bureau of Chicago and several daily newspapers in the suburban Chicago area.

He has a bachelor’s of science degree in journalism from the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign.

He can be reached at (818) 316-3126, or by email:

Phone: 818-316-3126 Extension: 117

Recent Stories

Northrop Test Fires Missile Off Ventura County Coast

Northrop Grumman Corp. completed the first live fire of its advanced anti-radiation guided missile system, the company announced.

Supersonic ‘Clap’

AVIATION: If Lockheed Martin’s X-59 can lessen sonic booms, the technology could revolutionize commercial air travel.

Lockheed Martin Corp.’s Skunk Works in Palmdale is developing a quiet plane to go faster than sound.

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Client Count Uptick Powers SRAX Enthusiasm

FINANCE: Investor platform posts revenue gain of 1,450 percent in recent quarter.

Client count uptick powers investor enthusiasm for SRAX Inc.

Rank Gives BlackLine a Right to Brag

Software list details company’s management and products.

BlackLine Inc. was named a top 100 software company for 2021 by the Software Report, a source for market research and executive news in the software industry.

App Helps to Connect Real Estate Agents

UnlockdBox facilitates networking, task-sharing and learning for home brokers in a busy market.

Former real estate agent develops app to help professionals in the industry connect with one another.

Chambers Weigh Disney Decision to Relocate Staff

ENTERTAINMENT: Impact and response depends on the post-pandemic economy.

Chambers weigh Walt Disney Co.’s decision to move staff to Florida.

Teledyne’s Underwater Glider Deal

Navy contract worth up to $39 million over six years.

A subsidiary of Teledyne Technologies Inc. was awarded a $27.4 million contract from the U.S. Navy for the Littoral Battlespace Sensing – Glider program.

Preview: Supersonic 'Clap'

Sound reduction technology could cut airlines' flight times in half.

Teledyne Beats Expectations By Wide Margin

Teledyne Technologies Inc. beat Wall Street estimates on earnings and revenue for the second quarter.

Robotics Firm Gets More Funding

InVia Robotics secured a $30 million Series C funding round that includes an investment from Microsoft’s venture fund.

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