TECH: Permira To Buy Major Stake in Video Telematics Firm
Investor group, Permira, values Lytx in excess of $2.5 billion.
New Program Puts Budding Engineers to Work on Real-World Projects
BIOTECH: Company focused on mitochondria health, raises $85M round
Boosting ambitious plans, Epirium recently secured an $85 million Series A round, amid greater investment in muscle therapies.
TECH: Casino Employs Bots for Security; Other Cos. Use Bots to Clean
Robotic technology symbolizes big changes ahead in the way many companies operate.
SOFTWARE: Co. Sees Innovations as a Way to Market Leadership
SurgLogs' obsession with privacy and security attracts investors.
DEVICE: Product Development, CRO Services Focus on Diagnostics
Point-of-care diagnostic testing, which allows consumers and professionals to get quick lab-quality test results within minutes, has become a huge business.
HEALTH: Excise Tax Was an ACA Financing Mechanism
A recently signed federal spending bill repealed a 2.3% excise tax on medical device makers that was scheduled to resume this month, a boon to San Diego’s medtech industry.
Matt Cole, the executive who has led Cubic Corp.’s transportation business unit since 2015, plans to leave the company, the Kearny Mesa business announced Jan. 7.
COMMUNICATIONS: Already in Brazil, Co. Sets Sights on Rest of Latin America
Viasat Inc. plans to dramatically expand its residential internet service in Mexico and Brazil during the coming year.
CEO Mitchell International
Mitchell was founded by Glenn Mitchell in 1946 in a garage in the Clairemont Mesa neighborhood here in San Diego.
CLEAN TECH: Founders Build on Yacht and Windmill Experience, Raise $1 Million
Wind turbine Specialist Uprise Energy was recently selected as a top three finalist in the clean tech category during the annual Most Innovative New Product Awards, presented by Connect and the San Diego Venture Group.
TECHNOLOGY: Trio of Businesses Pursues Market Worth Tens of Billions
It has been roughly one year since Cubic Corp. brought aboard a couple of large acquisitions in the traffic management space.
Co. Rolls Out Premium and High-Tier Chips for 5G
Qualcomm Inc. introduced a trio of chips for fifth-generation (5G) mobile devices at its 2019 Snapdragon Tech Summit earlier this month.
Startup San Diego has named Alexa-Rae Navarro as its executive director.