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San Diego Gas & Electric announced it is seeking between 500 and 800 megawatts of new local resources to help replace the power previously provided by the San Onofre Nuclear Generating Station as well as the retirement of older, coastal power plants, the company said.
San Diego-based Abacus Data Systems Inc. has opened a third office as it continues to expand its information technology services to the legal community.
Biotech: The Device Is a Less Expensive Solution For Incurable Skin Disorders
Martyn Gross has suffered from psoriasis for most of his life, particularly on the difficult-to-treat regions of the hand and feet. After years of trying costly and ineffective treatments from uncomfortable phototherapy sessions in cold medical facilities to topical creams that wash off too easily, Gross decided to develop a handheld light therapy device to treat himself at home.
TECH: Elements in Place To Keep S.D. at Forefront Of Robotics Revolution
San Diego is becoming a force to be reckoned with in the field of robotics and remotely operated vehicles.
Milholland Solar and Electric, a solar installation and electrical contracting company, has relocated from Kearny Mesa to a larger facility in El Cajon.
InfoSonics Corp. took the wraps off of its first 4G LTE smartphone Sept. 2.
Omnitracs LLC, a spinoff business of Qualcomm Inc. that was acquired by Vista Equity Partners last year and is relocating to Dallas, said it agreed to acquire XRS Corp., a Minneapolis based firm that makes software for mobile fleet management, for $5.60 per share or $178 million.
Legend 3D, the San Diego based business that converts two-dimensional film to three-dimensional formats, closed on a $10 million Series C stock offering, led by current investors, Northwater Capital Management Inc. of Toronto and Monaco-based Augustus Ventures Limited.
The president of Qualcomm Inc.’s Atheros unit has left his job to go work for Intel Corp.
Novatel Wireless Inc., which is rebuilding its executive suite following a change in the board’s composition, said on Sept. 2 that it named Michael Newman its executive vice president and chief financial officer.
The rumor mill seems to be running at full churn as it anticipates news from Apple Inc. The colossus of Cupertino says it’s making an announcement Sept. 9.
BIOTECH: It Also Offers Wide Visibility In Portable Package
When Paul Larson first demonstrated the world’s newest laser-based microscope for tissue diagnostics and cancer research, the observers flipped over the table cloth and peered beneath the desk.
TECH: Deal Is Expected To Close By Early 2015
San Diego-based Peregrine Semiconductor Corp. is going under the wing of one its corporate allies, just two years after becoming a public company.
TECH: Co. Aims to Overcome Limitations Of Circuit Boards
For the people at eSurface Technologies, a flat board of electronics makes about as much sense as a flat Earth.