Category Archives: San Diego

San Diego’s Puro Sound Labs named Safest/Best Headphones for Kids

Puro Sound Labs BT2200BT 2200 model named best of 50 kid-friendly headphones tested

San Diego-based Puro Sound Labs BT 2200 headphones were named the safest and best headphones for kids through independent testing completed by The Wirecutter, a product recommendation site owned by the New York Times. More than 50 types of headphones were tested in the study.

The BT 2200 model has volume-limiting capabilities that limit the volume to 85 decibels. This is the maximum safe listening level as recommended by the Hearing Health Foundation, OSHA, World Health Organization and American Speech Pathology Association. Continue Reading

Open House San Diego Enlivens City March 25-26

Citywide architecture and design event offers exclusive tours of San Diego’s best-known buildings – and several unseen places, too. The San Diego Architectural Foundation has announced its second Open House San Diego (OH! SD™) architecture and design event, taking place next weekend, March 25-26. This series of free tours and talks at locations citywide offers… Continue Reading

San Diego’s Peregrine Semiconductor Acquires Arctic Sand Technologies

Arctic Sand’s Disruptive Power Conversion Technology, Coupled with Peregrine’s Semiconductor Expertise, Will Accelerate Murata’s Vision to Revolutionize Power Electronics Peregrine Semiconductor Corp., a Murata company and the founder of RF SOI (silicon on insulator), recently announced the acquisition of Arctic Sand Technologies. An MIT spin-off, Arctic Sand designs and manufactures low-power semiconductors for use in DC-DC… Continue Reading

ChicExecs: Setting The New Standard For Small-Sized Companies Entrepreneurs create a company culture worth recognizing

Take a walk into ChicExecs San Marcos HQ and you’ll be welcomed into a space brimming with inspiration and creative brainpower. The sun shines through the glass windows and casts a light on the focused faces of the Chic team, hustlin’ hard at their wonderfully white desks. Overflowing with an essence of beauty and elegance, the refined decor sets an… Continue Reading

Turtle Beach Wins “Best Peripherals And Accessories Brand” Honors Fourth Year In A Row At UK Video Game Industry Awards

Gaming headset and audio accessory company Turtle Beach Corporation with offices in La Jolla and Poway, was recognized for an unprecedented fourth consecutive year in a row as the industry’s “Best Peripherals and Accessories Brand” during last week’s MCV Awards 2017 show held in London. Beyond receiving the award for the last four years, Turtle Beach previously… Continue Reading

Souplantation/Sweet Tomatoes Restaurants Raise an Additional $400,000 for the St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital Fight against Childhood Cancer

Shattering first-year tally, donations from guests, employees and partners lift restaurant company’s total support to $700,000 since 2016 Topping its successful first-year campaign by $100,000, Souplantation and Sweet Tomatoes guests, team members, farmers and business partners have raised $400,000 for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital to help kids battling cancer and other life-threatening diseases, owner Garden… Continue Reading

Boost Your Productivity With Rebecca Howard

There are only so many hours in the day, so making the most of your time is key. As someone who’s been self-employed since the age of 23, Bella Bambino founder Rebecca Howard knows the ins and outs of fostering productivity. Inheriting her late husband’s business put her face to face with plenty of challenges, but with an eye… Continue Reading

San Diego’s Petco Recognized as a World’s Most Ethical Company for 6th Consecutive Year

Pet specialty retailer recognized by Ethisphere Institute for leading with integrity San Diego – based Petco has been recognized by the Ethisphere Institute, a global leader in defining and advancing the standards of ethical business practices, as a 2017 World’s Most Ethical Company. Petco is marking its sixth consecutive year earning this recognition for a… Continue Reading

Qualcomm and LG Bring 5G and Cellular-V2X Communications Into Vehicles

o San Diego-based Qualcomm Incorporated and its subsidiary, Qualcomm Technologies, Inc., and LG Electronics (LG) have recently announced coordinated efforts to facilitate testing and adoption of 5G and Cellular-V2X (C-V2X) communications into vehicles. Qualcomm Technologies and LG expect to showcase these next-generation wireless technologies through trials during the first half of 2018. This work builds on… Continue Reading

Qualcomm Showcases 5G Leadership with its First 3GPP-based 5G New Radio Connection

Connection Achieved with Qualcomm Technologies’ sub-6 GHz 5G NR Prototype; Demo to be on Display at Mobile World Congress Barcelona in the Qualcomm Booth, as well as the China Mobile Communications Corporation’s Booth as Part of Their Ongoing 5G Collaboration San Diego – based Qualcomm Technologies recently announced the Company’s first successful 5G connection based upon… Continue Reading