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High Tech Fitness: How it’s Changing the Game

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The fitness industry is a huge market that is worth over $24 billion so it comes as no surprise that tech companies have entered the picture.

Five High Tech Gifts We Wish We Had Gotten This Holiday

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Did you get all of the high tech gifts you wanted under your Christmas tree, Hanukkah, or your other favorite holiday? Sonos Playbar.

President Obama Stresses Jobs, Education In First Silicon Beach Visit

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In the first time that President Barack Obama has paid a special visit to the epicenter of Southern California''s high tech industry, the President spoke for over an hour to an audience of entrepreneurs at Cross Campus , the Santa Monica coworking space, touching on topics around providing an infrastructure for the next generation of entrepreneurs.

End of the Year Thoughts From SoCal High Tech Influencers

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In your opinion, what events, companies, or people made the biggest impact on the technology world in 2010? 3. Who are the people here you think will most influence the technology world in the coming year? 5. What are the technologies, companies, or things you think the community ought to pay the most attention to in 2011?

Ranking The Top 4 High Tech Car Features

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The automobile industry has seen a lot of changes in recent years when it comes to the technology that comes standard in vehicles.

9 Technology Innovations Made In The USA

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These range from technology mainstays like Motorola to companies known for pushing the envelope like Tesla.

LA Startups Gather At Twiistup

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LA's Technology Ecosystem Expands, As Silicon Valley Law Firm Sets Up Shop

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SPONSOR POST: Southern California Technology Firms Are Hiring

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Not in Southern California's technology market! Southern California technology companies are hiring aggressively, and the high tech job outlook is better than it has ever been, with hundreds of open positions and many companies eagerly seeking high tech talent. Slow job market?

High Tech Venture Roundtable

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Tuesday, November 11, 2008 -- High Tech Venture Roundtable. CONNECT Venture Roundtables are exclusive, private, invitation-only showcases for promising emerging technologies and companies in the region. See [link] (more

Two Bit Circus Sets STEAM Carnival Dates

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The event is aimed at inspiring kids to learn about science, technology, engineering, art, and math. READ MORE>>.

Where High Tech Meets High Surf

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Wednesday, May 4, 2011 -- Where High Tech Meets High Surf: Ventura Ventures Technology Center. ACG 101 Where are the next generation of high-tech companies getting their start? The City-sponsored Ventura Ventures Technology Center is an incubator for a wide range of tech startups.

Corporate Social Responsibility & High Tech

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As chair of a non-profit technology association -- known as the AeA ( www.aeanet.org ) -- I am leading a local effort to educate high tech executives & future decision makers on the importance of Corporate Social Responsibility. See page 26. ( [link] ) Entitled: CSR in High Tech. million employees.

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Santa Monica Tech Community Grows, As Another Tech Law Firm Sets Up Shop

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Looking At LA's Technology Future with Derek Norton

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Norton spent some time talking about his vision of where LA's future in high tech lies. Derek Norton: Technology is a commodity.

High Tech is Hot -- and CA is on fire!

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California's high-tech industry added more than 21,000 jobs last year, and is maintaining its place as the nation's industry leader. billion and 43, 400 high-tech enterprises. Topics include Cyberstates 2008 , High Skilled Visa Reform , STEM Education , and U.S. See his interview with Fox Business News. 04/02/08).

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Job Fairs Back, As SoCal Technology Firms Ramp Hiring

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In a sign that demand for employees from Southern California technology firms is on the rise, two, separate announcements Wednesday from local companies indicates that hiring demand at local companies is up, and companies are again scrambling to fill positions.

17th Annual TechAmerica OC High-Tech Innovation Awards

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Wednesday, June 2, 2010 -- 17th Annual TechAmerica OC High-Tech Innovation Awards. The 17th Annual TechAmerica High-Tech Innovation Awards is one of Orange County's most prestigious and longest standing business functions. sub-categories) and Green Engineering. See [link] (more

Semiconductor Technologies and Medical Devices

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Thursday, April 19, 2012 -- Semiconductor Technologies and Medical Devices. Semiconductor technology is now found in many of the cutting-edge medical devices that are being developed or entering the market. OCTANe. Today's medical devices are more than just advanced materials and exotic metals. See [link] (more

Leveraging High-Tech Assets For Your Company's Growth

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Thursday, March 19, 2009 -- Leveraging High-Tech Assets For Your Company's Growth. This dynamic panel will examine strategies to identify and protect your high-tech assets, particularly contexts such as licensing, strategic alliances and joint development scenarios. CONNECT. depending on your business objectives.

SPONSORED POST: Help socalTECH support Southern California's high tech industry!

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Help us keep delivering you the news and information you need to grow your business and keep on top of Southern California's technology industry, by becoming a member of socalTECH.com. Without our members, we wouldn't be here, and wouldn't be able to support Southern California's technology industry. Not yet a member?

SendGrid At Heart Of Controversy Over Women, Technology Industry

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It a position where it can only lose, SendGrid --the email SDK and services firm which has significant operations in Orange County--has become the center of a controversy which has thrown the high tech industry's acceptance of women into stark contrast. READ MORE>>.

Los Angeles Targets Uber, Lyft, Sidecar, Orders Them To Leave

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The 8th Annual Long Beach Soundwalk! | Art Mediums From Random Materials to High Tech

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What is sound art? This past weekend, the annual Long Beach Soundwalk took place across the blocks of downtown Long Beach’s art district. whew*.

Making Life Better: Entrepreneurs and Biomechanical and Assistive Technologies

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Saturday, June 16, 2012 -- Making Life Better: Entrepreneurs and Biomechanical and Assistive Technologies. Transformative technology  assistive technology - transforms lives of individuals with disabilities, enhancing both the quality and longevity of life. Assistive technology companies can both do good and do well.

SPONSOR MESSAGE: Tap Into Southern California's High Tech Economy with socalTECH

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Handful of Southern California Investors In Top Twitter Investor List

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Exit Interview: Lita Nelsen on MIT Tech Transfer, Startups & Culture

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Lita Nelsen has seen it up close—and played a part in its evolution—from her studies there in the 1960s, to her business-school fellowship in the late 1970s, to her 30 years working in MIT’s Technology Licensing Office. [ Editor’s note: This is part of a series of stories examining entrepreneurship on MIT’s campus and beyond. ].

White House Targets Tech Training, Jobs In LA With TechHire

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The White House has named Los Angeles as one of 21 communities around the nation which are part of a new technology job and training effort called TechHire , the administration announced Monday. techhire white house jobs employment california angeles technology recruiting training school education READ MORE>>.

Unusual Perk For SoCal Technology Firm: Unlimited, Paid Vacation

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In what might be one of the more unusual perks for a Southern California high tech company, LRN , a developer of enterprise compliance and ethics software, has an unlimited, paid vacation policy. The firm's policy recently came to light in a WSJ article. READ MORE>>.

UCI School of Medicine Adopts Google Glass

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President Obama To Visit Cross Campus Today

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Cross Campus said it will stream the visit online. READ MORE>>. silicon beach president barack obama santa monica government

JumpStartFund Takes On Crowdfunding, Advice For Research Startups

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According to Ahlborn, the idea is to harness the power of the crowd to refine anything from someone''s bright idea, to technology licensed from universities, and allow the crowd to benefit as those ideas and technology become real companies. The site combines the crowd-voting aspect with crowd-funding elements, as well. READ MORE>>.

Politics, Technology Collide Over LAX Wi-Fi Deal

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Photo courtesy of BigStock.com. READ MORE>>. council city politics wi-fi boingo wireless wifi

Four SoCal Startups That Thrived Despite--or Because Of--Economic Downturns

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There has been a lot of worry recently in the high tech industry and from venture investors about "headwinds" in the technology market, particularly with valuations of "unicorn" companies dropping, investors shying away from investing in rounds, and even employees looking for safer jobs. billion. >. Let us know! READ MORE>>.

Two Bit Circus Gets $6.5M To Take STEAM Carnival National

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The company--best known for its production of the STEAM Carnival, an carnival-themed event which features high tech games but provides science and technology learning opportunities for kids--said the new funding will be used to expand STEAM Carnival into a national brand. READ MORE>>.

Silicon Beach Fest Expands Event Lineup, Sets Keynotes

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The conference is being run by Kevin Winston, best known for the many local entertainment-meets-technology events under the Digital LA brand.

Top 57 Online Startups Meets Technology Meets Product Posts for November 2010

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I continue to collect great content that is the intersection of startups, products, online and technology. 20 Recommended Quora Threads for Startups - ReadWriteStart , November 1, 2010 The Q&A site Quora has become an indispensable trove of knowledge and expertise when it comes to the tech industry. but: Something is Still Missing.

io/LA Shuts Down

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Hollywood-based io/LA , the high tech and creative incubator and coworking space, has shut down, the first loss of one of Southern California's new crop of high tech gathering spaces. The loss was first reported by the LA Business Journal. io/LA had only been in the space since April of last year. READ MORE>>.

Local Hardware Companies Out In Force At CES

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Who says that Southern California's high tech industry is all about Hollywood and e-commerce? and Gigabit DOCSIS products, and more; Irvine-based Vizio announced new HDTVs, smartphones, tablets, and Windows 8 PCs; and Viewsonic , based in Walnut, showed off its new high resolution touch displays. READ MORE>>.