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Varsha Rao Appointed to ViaSat Board

ViaSat Inc. has named a new board member — an executive with a strong background in e-commerce, internet technology and international markets.

By Brad Graves July 12, 2017 4 p.m. share »

A Visit to One of the Cleanest Workplaces in S.D.

Invitations to ASML’s factory floor in Rancho Bernardo are rare, and when they come, there’s a dress code. You don’t walk into one of the cleanest workplaces in San Diego wearing the shoes you used to cross the parking lot.

By Brad Graves July 10, 2017 2:19 p.m. share »

Raken Had Role in Construction of NFL Stadium in Atlanta

A San Diego startup played a role in the construction of the new $1.6 billion National Football League stadium in Atlanta, a facility that will be home to the NFL’s Atlanta Falcons and Major League Soccer’s Atlanta United teams.

By Sarah de Crescenzo July 7, 2017 10:13 a.m. share »

Tech Heavy Hitters Named to EvoNexus Board

Richard Baldridge, president and chief operating officer at ViaSat Inc., has been elected chairman of the board of directors of EvoNexus, the Irvine Co.-sponsored technology incubator.

By Sarah de Crescenzo July 6, 2017 3:15 p.m. share »

Qualcomm Asks Court to Block iPhone Imports

Qualcomm Inc. said July 6 that it has gone to court to bar the importation of Apple Inc. iPhones.

By Brad Graves July 6, 2017 2:10 p.m. share »

Slantrange Signs Contract With Bayer CropScience

Slantrange Inc., the San Diego business that helps farmers monitor the health of their crops using remote sensors carried aloft by drones, said on July 6 that it has signed a data collection and analysis agreement with Bayer CropScience LP.

By Brad Graves July 6, 2017 1:45 p.m. share »
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Get Ready to Hit Startup Scene South of the Border

San Diego startup folks will have a chance to tour coworking spaces, dev shops, and manufacturing facilities south of the border later this month during the Tijuana Startup Crawl.

By Brittany Meiling July 6, 2017 1:39 p.m. share »
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Internet Pioneer Cerf Sees Need to Promote S.D. Technology

Internet pioneer Vint Cerf got a private, three-day crash course in San Diego’s various science and technology pursuits in late June, and told an audience that more people need to get acquainted with the region’s technical side.

By Brad Graves July 6, 2017 12:46 p.m. share »
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Coding Boot Camps Tapped for Talent

Corporate giants in San Diego are starting to hire software engineers without computer science degrees, testing out talent from the newly popular coding schools and boot camps in California.

By Brittany Meiling July 6, 2017 12:37 p.m. share »

Internet Pioneer Sees Need to Promote S.D. Technology

Internet pioneer Vint Cerf got a private, three-day crash course in San Diego’s various science and technology pursuits in late June, and told an audience that more people need to get acquainted with the region’s technical side.

By Brad Graves July 5, 2017 4:26 p.m. share »

PointPredictive Closes Series A Funding Round

San Diego analytics startup PointPredictive announced Wednesday it has closed a Series A funding round led by Mosaik Partners, a San Francisco-based expansion-stage venture capital fund.

By Sarah de Crescenzo July 5, 2017 2:40 p.m. share »

GoFundMe Co-Founder Joins Board of Guru

Andy Ballester, co-founder of the crowdfunding business GoFundMe, has joined the board of directors of Guru.

By Brad Graves July 5, 2017 2:24 p.m. share »
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Three Local Startups Recognized as Tech Innovators

Three San Diego startups were named winners of a tech innovation contest by global media company Red Herring.

By Brittany Meiling July 4, 2017 1:24 p.m. share »
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Tech San Diego Hires Recruiter to Retain Talent

The exodus of college graduates to Silicon Valley, Austin and other tech hubs is an annual event — as much of the San Diego springtime as the swallows’ return to make mud nests.

By Brad Graves July 4, 2017 12:45 p.m. share »

Vista Equity Partners Invests in PayLease

Vista Equity Partners has acquired a majority stake in San Diego-based software company PayLease, which handles payments and billing for property managers and home owners associations.

By Sarah de Crescenzo July 3, 2017 12:25 p.m. share »