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Confirming weeks of rumors, Qualcomm said it plans to acquire publicly traded NXP Semiconductors N.V. for $110 per share in cash, or about $37.9 billion.
Who knew that hair dye could be at the heart of a disruptive technology business?
ENERGY: Co. Designs Software, Hardware for Battery-Based System
In a reflection of the opportunity facing the home energy storage industry, a San Diego battery manufacturer formed in August says it has signed five contracts totaling more than $4 million and is already planning an expansion to meet domestic and international demand.
TECH: Digital Marketing Co. Sees and Taps Potential Of Variety of Platforms
To succeed at digital marketing, Internet-based companies are under pressure to have business practices that evolve at the same rapid pace as computer technology.
TECH: Eco-Friendly Custom Designs Leave Room for User’s Personality
Everything old is new again. When Rich Bracke talks about putting something different into the consumer electronics that his business develops and sells, he talks about … wood.
LOGISTICS: Smaller Carriers Get More Access to Shippers
It’s a long road with nothing but prairie between Ogallala and North Platte, Neb.
The local University of California campus received a $1.4 million award from the U.S. Department of Homeland Security to explore the global internet and push the frontiers of cybersecurity research.
Thunderbird Products joined San Diego’s Sullivan Solar Power Oct. 25 in announcing the completion of a 74.43-kilowatt-AC photovoltaic installation at its El Cajon manufacturing facility.
Local science technology firm Illumina Inc. is collaborating with North Carolina-based Q2 Solutions to establish a framework for developing companion diagnostics, medical tests that are used “as a companion” to a drug to see if the drug is going to work for the patient.
San Diego business accelerator CONNECT is launching a diversity-focused startup incubator and accelerator program called CONNECT ALL.
Carlsbad-based Ostendo Technologies Inc. recently raised $41.8 million for its business leveraging a novel technology that it has developed. Ostendo makes a microchip that gives a smartphone the ability to project an image on a wall.
San Diego cybersecurity startup PacketSled said this week it had signed a one-year contract with the city of San Diego to strengthen its “smart city” network.
Entrepreneurs and startup folks in San Diego can tune in to the popular Lean Startup Week conference in San Francisco by attending a live stream event at the San Diego Central Library.
San Diego-based Abacus Data Systems Inc. has taken a new name: Abacus Next.
MARKETING: Big Data Gets Personal, Identifying Customers’ Needs, Wants
Digital marketing firm i3 Brands Inc. is developing a mobile app that uses Big Data and geo-fencing to make sure ads are placed before the consumers who are most likely to make purchases.