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Local industry group Cleantech San Diego has been awarded a $5 million grant to grow the region’s energy innovation industry, the company announced Wednesday in an email to its members.
Bioinformatics firm Edico Genome Corp. has named Kirk Malloy, a former top Illumina executive, to its board of directors.
Portable Genomics, a digital health company working on a mobile app to view personal genomic data, has received approval for a patent vital to the company’s app development, the company announced Wednesday.
San Diegan Steve Altman has joined the advisory board of Enevate Corp., an Irvine-based company developing a new kind of lithium-ion battery.
Novatel Wireless Inc. wrapped up a sale of hardware module product lines to Telit Wireless Solutions Inc. for $14.75 million, the company said on April 11.
Their Kickstarter campaign seeks $5.5 million to write software, but Brady Chatfield and Daniel Tweddell hope to use the crowdfunding website to gather something equally necessary: a large group of interested people who might contribute some time to their project.
SOFTWARE: Firm Takes Key Educational Role in Evolving Industry
SolidProfessor aims to be the best teacher an engineer has ever had, especially if the engineer is trying to learn software.
TECH: Machines Used To Make Circuit Boards, Cellphones, Electronics
Nordson Corp., an Ohio-based industrial equipment manufacturer, has boosted its San Diego footprint by more than a quarter, adding 45,000 square feet of new factory space as it manages growing demand from advanced technology makers.
Qualcomm Inc. announced a new 3G and 4G Chinese patent license agreement with Zhuhai Ewpe Information Technology Inc. (EWPE).
Stellar Solar, a commercial and residential solar installer, reported significant growth in both revenue and employee count in 2015.
Tickets are now on sale for the annual Top Tech Exec Awards. Honorees will be celebrated at the Top Tech Exec Awards ceremony on Thursday, May 19, at the Del Mar Fairgrounds and all selected nominees will be spotlighted in San Diego Business Journal.
Qualcomm Inc. said on April 1 that it has signed an agreement to license its wireless electric vehicle charging technology to U.K.-based Ricardo PLC.
Sempra Energy subsidiary San Diego Gas & Electric Co. on Thursday said it had finalized deals for a 20-megawatt energy storage facility as well as a series of energy efficiency projects estimated to save 18.5 megawatts.
The U.S. Navy awarded Rancho Bernardo-based LRAD Corp. an indefinite-delivery, indefinite-quantity contract that could be worth up to $7.4 million over five years.
FINANCE: Company To Offer a Commercial Version of Its Lending
Renovate America, by far the largest provider nationwide for a clean energy financing initiative called PACE, is set to capitalize on its leading position next month as it expands outside California and launches a commercial version of its product.