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Automobility LA Opens Submissions for 2017 Top Ten Auto Startups Competition

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The Los Angeles Auto Show’s (LA Auto Show) Automobility LA just announced it is accepting submissions for its 2017 Top Ten Automotive Startups Competition (Top Ten). Following the success from 2016, this year’s competition will recognize startups with the greatest innovations and highest potential to shape the future of the new transportation industry.

The top ten winners and top three finalists will be announced prior to the 2017 AutoMobility LA show, taking place at the Los Angeles Convention Center Nov. 27-30. The winning startup will receive Continue Reading

San Diego’s Nomad Temporary Housing wins 2017 FEM Americas EMMAs Corporate Housing Provider of the Year for 2nd Year in a Row

On Thursday, May 4, 2017, the winner of this year’s Corporate Housing Provider of the Year award was announced at the FEM Americas dinner at the Denver City Center Marriott in Denver, CO. The FEM EMMAs are the premier awards for the global mobility and HR industry and following a highly successful two-day Summit, 200+ key… Continue Reading

EvoNexus Tech Incubator Collaborates with Qualcomm Ventures, ViaSat and InterDigital On Seed Capital for SoCal Startups

 EvoNexus, a non-profit technology incubator in Southern California, whose portfolio companies have raised over $1.1BN in funding and outcomes, is collaborating  with three leading technology companies that may provide seed capital of up to $250,000 each to high-tech startup companies: Qualcomm Ventures, the venture capital arm of Qualcomm Incorporated,  ViaSat  a global broadband services and technology… Continue Reading

Borqs Wins Two IAIR Awards: Company of the Year for Innovation & Leadership in Mobile Technology for Asia Pacific and CEO of the Year

Borqs International Holding Corp, a software company with development services and products providing customizable, differentiated and scalable Android-based of smart connected devices and cloud service solutions, recently announced that it has been named “Company of the Year for Innovation & Leadership in Mobile Technology for Asia Pacific” by International Alternative Investment Review (IAIR) for the… Continue Reading

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

BT 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… Continue Reading

Bulletproof Laptop Bag Doubles as a Potentially Life-Saving Shield

MTS – Multi Threat Shield protects from various guns, knives; other weapon attacks Most laptop bags are not much more than a pocket with a strap attached for people to tote more gear around than they can carry in their hands. Not any more. The new MTS – Multi Threat Shield (MTS) bag looks like an… Continue Reading

Alexa Voice Shopping Now Includes Prime Now Delivery Option

Today, Amazon launched its fastest and easiest way to shop: Alexa voice shopping through Prime Now. Tens of thousands of daily essentials are available for free two-hour delivery by simply asking Alexa to order from Prime Now. Alexa can order multiple items at once, make recommendations and will automatically choose the next available 2-hour delivery… 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

Qualcomm and TDK Announce Launch of Joint Venture

RF360 Holdings to Enable Delivery of RF front-end (RFFE) modules and RF filters into fully integrated systems for mobile devices, automotive and IoT San Diego – based Qualcomm Incorporated and TDK Corporation have announced the completion of the previously announced joint venture under the name RF360 Holdings Singapore PTE. Ltd. (RF360 Holdings). The joint venture… Continue Reading

Robo Co-Founders Braydon Moreno and Jacob Kabili Receive Forbes 30 Under 30 Awards

San Diego-based Robo 3D Limited a maker of the most highly-rated consumer 3D printers on the market, has announced that co-founders, Braydon Moreno and Jacob Kabili, were recently named to the Forbes 30 Under 30: Class of 2017 in the Manufacturing & Industry category. The 2017 Forbes 30 Under 30 is the definitive compilation of today’s… Continue Reading