SD TECHNOLOGY

TuSimple Sees Self-Driving Truck Test a Little Further Down the Road

TuSimple, a business with offices in Beijing and San Diego which hopes to produce a self-driving truck, has been on the road this summer.

Collaboration Pays at Nanome

Nanome Inc., a UC San Diego-based business whose core business is virtual reality software, rolled out a new product called Matryx at the end of August. Matryx is an open-source platform with a bounty system that encourages people to collaborate on STEM projects (that is, projects that involve science, technology, engineering and mathematics).

Qelzal Puts AI in the Sky for Drones

Qelzal has started flight safety testing of its sensor system for drones and other autonomous vehicles.

Inseego Obtains $48 Million in Refinancing Transaction

Inseego Corp. took out a three-year, $48 million loan from Highbridge Capital Management LLC in late August.

UC San Diego Engineers Tap the Power in Human Perspiration

RESEARCH: Sweat May Run Wearable Devices; University Applies for Patent

Sweat is no longer the annoying byproduct of work, the thing that soaks a cotton shirt during vigorous exercise. It can be something more.

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Co.’s Digital Parts Quickly Add Up

PRINTING: Component Maker Taps Into Robust Commercial Growt

The shop at Memjet’s Rancho Bernardo headquarters has a 19-inch rack that in most other places would hold computer servers. This one, however, holds something more: printer’s ink.

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Could San Diego Be Amazon's HQ2?

San Diego intends to compete for Amazon.com Inc.’s second headquarters.

Bankruptcy Court approves Sempra’s Oncor Deal

Sempra Energy’s $9.45 billion deal to obtain ownership interest in Texas energy giant Oncor Electric took a step forward on Wednesday.

Anokiwave Completes Series C Funding Round

San Diego chipmaker Anokiwave said on Sept. 5 that it wrapped up its series C funding round.

Human Longevity Develops Algorithm That Can Predict Physical Features Using Genetic Sequencing

San Diego’s DNA intelligence company Human Longevity has developed an algorithm that can predict what people look like using only their genome sequence.

Qualcomm to Introduce Cellular 'Vehicle to Everything' Chip

Qualcomm Inc. plans to introduce a chip that will help orient self-driving vehicles to their environments.

Venture Summit Shows Continuing Evolution of S.D. Scene

Due in part the cameo appearance of a former Google executive, San Diego Venture Group saw record attendance at its annual Venture Summit this week.

Startup San Diego Looking for Brick-And-Mortar Home After City Rejects Bid

Local nonprofit Startup San Diego, the mostly-virtual organization that puts on Startup Week each year, is looking to put down roots and open a physical location in Downtown San Diego.

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Rental Property Tech Firm Mynd Buys Pacific Shore Management

Oakland-headquartered Mynd, which describes itself as a “tech-powered” residential rental property management company, has acquired San Diego-based Pacific Shore Management for an undisclosed price.

Tech Co. Hookit Raises $16 Million

Sports analytics company Hookit has raised $16 million in growth capital to build out technology in machine learning and predictive analytics.