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NetraDyne Merges Technologies to Enhance Fleet Management

NetraDyne, an artificial intelligence company with offices in San Diego and Bangalore, India, has launched its first product, called Driver-i.

By Brad Graves October 13, 2016 3:49 p.m.   $$ Share

Qualcomm Bringing 5G Modem to Market

Qualcomm Inc. said it is bringing a fifth-generation modem to market, offering a way for wireless devices to communicate at ultra-fast speeds over dedicated radio frequencies.

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Alex Rogers Named President of Qualcomm Technology Licensing

Qualcomm Inc. appointed Alex Rogers as president of its intellectual property arm, Qualcomm Technology Licensing. Rogers, a 15-year employee, has led Qualcomm’s licensing arm since March and has led its litigation department since 2007.

LRAD Corp. Receives $1.3M Contract From Undisclosed Foreign Company

LRAD Corp. received a $1.3 million order for mobile mass-notification systems, the North County company announced on Oct. 18.

S.D. Venture Group Sets Deadline for Pitchfest Applications

Southern California startups have until 5 p.m. Friday to apply for San Diego Venture Group’s PitchFest.

Qualcomm Files Patent Complaints Against Chinese Electronics Maker

Qualcomm Inc. has ramped up its legal action against Chinese electronics maker Meizu.

Sempra and Government Officials Dedicate Solar Facility to Serve Marines, Navy

Representatives of Sempra U.S. Gas & Power joined U.S. Department of the Navy and Department of Energy officials Oct. 14 in dedicating a 210-megawatt-DC solar facility near Phoenix that will provide one-third of the power for 14 Navy and Marine Corps installations in California.

Sempra's Ienova Announces Details of Private Offering and Public Offering

Infraestructura Energética Nova S.A.B. de C.V, Sempra Energy’s Mexican subsidiary, announced pricing and other details of a private and public offering intended to raise more than $1.4 billion.

Shares Fall After Cubic Corp. Lowers Sales/Earnings Estimates

Shares in Cubic Corp. fell 11 percent to close at $40.03 on Oct. 13 after the company said it expected lower-than-expected sales and earnings for the year.

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Being Nimble Is Necessity for Mobile Marketing Network

TECH: Motive Interactive Always Ready to Reinvent

Since he founded Motive Interactive Inc. in 2003, Brendan Smith has found that digital marketers must adapt quickly to changes in technology and economic conditions in order to sustain success.

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AI Allows Robots to Make Clean Break From Controller

TECH: Machines Autonomously Take On Floor Scrubbing Job

After seven years, San Diego-based Brain Corp. is finally going commercial. Once part of Qualcomm Inc. and still funded by the giant, the independent firm is getting set to lend its formidable brainpower to … scrubbing floors.

Wade Williams Succeeds Chris Fletcher as Chairman of Tech San Diego Roundtable

Wade Williams, chief technology officer of San Diego-based company PayLease, has been appointed chairman of Tech San Diego’s CTO and Software Engineering Roundtable.

John Roshala Promoted to Chief Revenue Officer at NoteVault

NoteVault said Oct. 11 that it promoted John Roshala to chief revenue officer.

Startup LeadCrunch Raises $500,000 Through CONNECT Program

Local software startup LeadCrunch has landed $500,000 in funding through CONNECT’s Capital Match program.

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ClosingCorp Names Bob Jennings CEO

Bob Jennings is the new CEO of ClosingCorp, a provider of real estate closing cost data and technology for the real estate industry, the San Diego company announced Wednesday.