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Uh Oh: The personal information in our database has been breached

Technology Council

By Richard E. Neff There is so much in the news about cyber-security. Much of the focus is on cyber war as a new and inevitable weapon, Stuxnet and the vulnerability of our national infrastructure. Some of the news is about use of computers to steal US technology and trade secrets, with culprits—if traceable—often located in China or [.].

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Interview with Tim Sae Koo, HypeMarks


Are you the sort of person who relies on your friends to help you figure out the best places to explore on the web? What is HypeMarks all about?

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The Entrepreneurial Impulse

SoCal Tech Calendar

Tuesday, March 20, 2012 -- The Entrepreneurial Impulse. ExecTec. See [link] (more


Caltech Scientists's Kickstarter Project: Nanoart


Here's an interesting Kickstarter project looking for some (crowd) funding: a Caltech scientist is looking to raise $50,000 to create "nanoart".

Fandango Wins Yahoo Movies Deal


Movies. Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed. Fandango won the deal over rival Movies. READ MORE>>.

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TrueCar Names Industry Relations Head


Santa Monica-based TrueCar reported today that it has named Pat Watson as its new Vice President, Industry Relations. Watson was previously Executive Vice President and Chief Executive Officer of the South Carolina Automobile Dealers Association, in Columbia, SC. Watson had been at the association for 39 years. READ MORE>>.

SpaceX Sets April ISS Launch Date


Hawthorne-based SpaceX has set a new launch data for its mission to the International Space Station, saying this morning that it will launch on April 30th from Cape Canaveral. The firm's long awaited launch had been delayed in February, as the firm said it needed time to conduct additional testing. READ MORE>>.

NetZero Goes 4G


Woodland Hills-based United Online , the parent company of Internet ISP NetZero , announced this morning that it has launched a new, 4G mobile broadband service called NetZero 4G Mobile Broadband. United Online said the new service will provide Internet service for laptops, iPads, and other tablet devices. READ MORE>>.

Broadcom Wins Permanent Injunction Against Emulex


According to Broadcom, certain products of Emulex have been found to infringe upon U.S. Patent Nos. 7,058,150 and 7,471,691. READ MORE>>.

QAD Wins French Customer


Santa Barbara-based ERP software manufacturer QAD is reporting a win in France this morning, with the Societe Ardennasie d'Essieux (SAE). SAE is a manufacturer of axles, suspensions, and brake systems for commercial vehicles. Financial impact of the win was not announced. QAD said SAE is using its software-as-a-service version of its product.

BeyondTrust Names VP


Carlsbad-based BeyondTrust , the developer of identity management and security software, said today that it has named Subbu Sthanu as Vice President, Product Management. Sthanu joins the firm from Novell, and had also served at NetIQ, Vignette Corp., and Oracle. READ MORE>>. beyondtrust executive identity management software