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RESEARCH: CASIS Rep To Be Stationed in S.D. To Facilitate the Process
An organization with ties to NASA that oversees private research on the International Space Station is raising its profile among the local research community. The Florida-based Center for the Advancement of Science in Space — called CASIS for short — plans to station a representative in San Diego.
RETAIL: Product Makes Infusing Supplements A Simpler, Cleaner Task
A product as simple as the plastic water bottle may seem beyond innovative overhaul, but startup founder Joshua Hall has nearly 1,000 customers who say otherwise.
Paul Jacobs has joined the board of Dropbox, the San Francisco file hosting service announced in a blog post on May 2.
Raphael’s Party Rentals, a local full-service, event rental company, has completely fitted its warehouse with 560 solar panels.
Kearny Mesa-based Mitek Systems Inc. reported net income of $600,000, or 2 cents per diluted share, on revenue of $8.5 million in its second quarter of fiscal 2016, which ended March 31.
An agricultural technology and life sciences venture capital investor, Finistere Ventures, LLC, partnered with International Farming Corp., an institutional farmland owner in North Carolina, to launch Willow Hill Ventures.
Maxwell Technologies Inc., a San Diego-based energy storage firm, announced the completion of the sale of its microelectronics product line to Data Device Corp., a subsidiary of ILC Industries Inc.
SLANTRANGE, a local agricultural drone sensor and analytics company, announced April 28 it has secured $5 million in a Series A round of funding.
TECH: Corelation’s Small Size Allows Co. To Be More Flexible
A San Diego-based firm is a rising star among credit union core processor providers, creating a technology described as the lifeblood of any financial institution which keeps customer data and transactions in order.
TECH: Carlsbad Co. Uses Radio Frequency in Labels To Help Monitor Meds
Tiny numbers on tiny bottles, which need an eagle eye. Trays and tackle boxes full of medicine, which need a good check before they go back into an operating room. Those are some of the less-glamorous details in the life of a pharmacy technician — details that MEPS Real-Time Inc. wants to automate.
Student entrepreneurs from the University of San Diego and universities in Tijuana will compete for $100,000 cash at a “Shark Tank-like” competition Thursday.
Carlsbad-based Nimble Software Systems Inc. said April 25 that it received $4 million in series A funds from Australia-based Seek Ltd. The funding round closed April 16.
San Diego’s EDF Renewable Energy on Monday said it had purchased Columbia, Maryland-based Global Resource Options Inc., an engineering and construction company for solar photovoltaic projects.
AVIATION: Experiment Collects Data For Flying In National Airspace
The scene looked very official on a recent Thursday at Qualcomm Inc.: there was a pilot in command, a visual observer and flight safety people. Crew members wore reflective vests, hardhats and safety glasses, carried checklists and kept an ear out for radio traffic. All for some experiments on a rolling patch of suburban lawn.
SOFTWARE: Agents Would Assist Clients Through Cameras, Data
Suman Kanuganti is trying to break down barriers.