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Training Platform Lets User Plot Course

TECH: Vforum’s Versatility, Vigilance Are Selling Points

It was originally meant for sailors at sea, but some locally developed video training technology has left the confines of the big gray ship.

ViaSat Reports Q4 Net Income of $7.5 Million

ViaSat Inc. reported net income of $7.5 million on revenues of $364.8 million during the last quarter of its 2015 fiscal year, which ended April 3.

Companion Medical Completes Series B Financing

Companion Medical Inc., a medical device company in San Diego, has announced the completion of a series B financing, led by an investment from Eli Lilly and Co.

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Cubic Completes $1.25 Million Foreign Military Sale

Cubic Corp. said on May 19 that its defense business completed a $1.25 million foreign military sale to the Lebanese armed forces.

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Peregrine Semiconductor Promotes Colin Hunt to VP of Worldwide Sales

Peregrine Semiconductor Corp. said on May 19 that it promoted Colin Hunt to vice president of worldwide sales.

Company Is Planning to Open Wi-Fi Door for LTE Data

WIRELESS: Could Improve Security for Internet of Things

People don’t normally mix strings of pearls with tennis shoes when they dress for the day.

Software San Diego Names Kevin Carroll as Its Executive Director

Software San Diego has chosen a familiar face in regional technology circles to offer day-to-day leadership to the organization.

Moody's Gives Qualcomm's Proposed Bond Issue Top Rating

Moody’s Investors Service said that it assigned one of its top ratings to Qualcomm Inc.’s proposed bond issue.

LRAD Receives $700,000 in Follow-On Orders

LRAD Corp. of Rancho Bernardo said on May 12 that it received $700,000 in follow-on orders for its model 360X mass notification systems.

Maxwell Technologies Names Lyle CFO and Senior VP

Maxwell Technologies Inc., a developer and manufacturer of energy storage and power delivery solutions, announced that David Lyle has joined the company as senior vice president, chief financial officer, treasurer and secretary.

Retrofitting and Regulations Are Keeping Lighting Cos. Busy

ENERGY: Lighting Now Must Fit Into Energy Savings Scheme

The need for commercial buildings to cut energy costs is driving rapid growth for San Diego-based Western Light Source and Western Energy Control Solutions.

Pizicato Lets You Do More Than Just Sing Praises of Musicians

Two North County residents have come up with software that functions as a “digital tip jar” for musicians.

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Discovery May Give Company The Silver Bullet for Biofilm Fight

BIOTECH: Eco-Friendly Discovery Could Have Multiple Applications

Biofilm could be described as a bulletproof vest for bacteria.

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Novatel Names Lance Bridges as Senior VP and General Counsel

Novatel Wireless named Lance Bridges as its senior vice president and general counsel on May 7.

Novatel Reports Q1 Net Loss of $7.8 Million

Novatel Wireless Inc., the Sorrento Mesa electronics maker, reported a net loss of $7.8 million on net revenues of $53.5 million during the first quarter of 2015. That compares with a net loss of nearly $9 million on net revenues of $48.3 million in the same quarter of 2014.