EY Names 6 Startup Leaders as San Diego Entrepreneurs of the Year
JUNE 21, 2016
Award winners from San Diego and other regions are now eligible for consideration for the national Entrepreneur Of The Year 2016 program.
Xconomy Guide to Best Sessions at Startup Week San Diego
JUNE 10, 2016
Startup Week San Diego, like a lot of other places that host similar events, has been billed as a weeklong celebration of entrepreneurship.
Xconomy Q&A: Vuforia, Pokémon Go, and Augmented Reality
AUGUST 8, 2016
Vuforia’s headquarters has remained in San Diego, and Vuforia continues to operate four offices in Europe and Israel, Wright said.
Favor Plans Expansion Into San Diego, Gets $13M
MARCH 13, 2015
Favor , a on-demand, mobile delivery app developer, said today that it will be expanding into San Diego in the coming months, thanks to a new, $13M funding round. San Diego will be the company''s first foray into California. favor diego uber startup delivery hothouse READ MORE>>.
Tealium Adds $35M to Expand Technology, Sharpen Customer Focus
SEPTEMBER 26, 2016
Tealium, a San-Diego startup that provides online advertising tag management and marketing services for enterprise customers, has raised $35 million in a growth financing deal intended to expand its technology and market reach. The company’s workforce has grown to about 270, including 80 in San Diego.
Qualcomm Making Inroads with Wireless EV Charging Technology
AUGUST 4, 2016
As the global market for mobile phones has matured, Qualcomm has been seeking new opportunities in the wireless technology business.
Mobile Roadie, San Diego Zoo Launch App
DECEMBER 15, 2011
Los Angeles-based mobile app developer Mobile Roadie and the San Diego Zoo said Thursday that they have launched a new, official app for the zoo.
Water Metering Startup Wins Vote for “Best Demo” at EvoNexus Event
OCTOBER 24, 2016
A San Diego civil engineer who has developed an alternative technology for automating the measurement of water flow gave the best presentation at EvoNexus Fall Demo Day, an event that drew nearly 400 entrepreneurs, investors, and supporters late Thursday to Qualcomm’s corporate headquarters. million and take five years, Sekeroglu said.
Why Teenagers Make Great Entrepreneurs
AUGUST 5, 2016
What is the ideal age to start a company? It’s a question that often circulates in the business press and on tech blogs. Wrong.
Mobile Roadie Powers San Diego Zoo Safari Park App
MAY 7, 2012
The app is the second app using Mobile Roadie's platform for the zoo. Mobile Roadie also powers the official app for the San Diego Zoo.
eBay Launches Local Shopping App In San Diego
NOVEMBER 20, 2014
eBay has launched a new, local buying and selling app called Close 5 this week in San Diego, aimed at helping users buy and sell products to other local users. close5 ebay local shopping craigslist mobile iphone android eBay said the app offers up user profiles and is a safer option to traditional, anonymous classifieds.
How Augmented Reality Is Transforming the Manufacturing Industry
OCTOBER 7, 2016
An augmented reality guidance system can be mobile as well, able to move, scale, and integrate with equipment already at work on a factory floor.
Productivity in Your Pocket
AUGUST 11, 2016
With the iPhone and next Android smartphones, the stage was set for more change and a new frontier for mobile applications for doing work.
Intel Ramps Hiring In New San Diego Office
AUGUST 23, 2012
The Intel operations undoubedtly are looking to tap into a wealth of mobile talent in the San Diego region--home to Qualcomm.
How a War on Climate Change Could Restore Economic Growth in America
AUGUST 23, 2016
What’s the biggest, scariest threat facing the United States right now? And I’m going to resist the easy answer that it’s Donald Trump.
What Startups Can Do About Cyber Attacks
SEPTEMBER 16, 2016
These statistics belie the common notion that cybercriminals attack only big businesses. Good Cybersecurity Program Matters. Understand the Risks.
San Diego Gets Live Bus Updates From Google
JUNE 8, 2011
Other cities with the new, live updates include Boston, Portland Oregon, San Francisco, Madrid, and Turin. READ MORE>>.
Groupon Now Hits San Diego
JUNE 29, 2011
Daily deals giant Groupon has expanded its location-based deal platform, Groupon Now into San Diego, the firm said Wednesday.
CyberTech Opens New “Entrepreneur in Residence” Program to 8 Teams
SEPTEMBER 19, 2016
Darin Andersen, the busy-bee creator of San Diego’s Cyberhive, iHive, and xHive startup programs, says eight early stage tech companies have joined the co-working space he has been building out in Bankers Hill under a new “Entrepreneur in Residence” program. The participating startups are: — SD3D : Automated 3D manufacturing.
The Evolution of the App Stores
JUNE 23, 2016
Finally, one thing that was obvious from both conferences was that each company thinks first and foremost about mobile.
Zingle Raises $3M to Expand and Improve Messaging App Technology
JULY 21, 2016
Mobile messaging apps like WhatsApp, Facebook Messenger, WeChat, and Viber have exploded in popularity in recent years.
K5 Brings yCombinator Model Accelerator To Orange and San Diego County
Tech Zulu Event
OCTOBER 26, 2011
Exciting times in the Southern California tech community. SoCal is home to some of the greatest startup success stories. The Deets.
Under New Owners, Petco’s Digital Strategy Emerges in Petnet Deal
AUGUST 30, 2016
Petco, the privately held pet supplies company based in San Diego, said today it led a $10 million Series A financing in Los Angeles-based Petnet, a three-year-old startup developing technology-enabled pet feeders and pet food delivery service. The “SmartFeeder” ($149) is available at Amazon, BestBuy, Target, and Petco.
Drizly Expands To San Diego
MAY 5, 2016
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Flywheel Drops Fares In LA, San Diego To $5 Until April 6th
MARCH 27, 2015
On-demand, taxi app developer Flywheel , which has been in an intense battle with Uber, Lyft, Sidecar and others in the LA market, said this week that it will offer $5, flat rate rides on its service in Los Angeles and San Diego until April 6th. diego ride smartphone taxi uber transportation mobile flywheel READ MORE>>.
Can Innovation Save Us?
JULY 13, 2016
The violence, and nonstop Internet media coverage, is ripping away whatever bandages still covered the wounds from centuries of racism and other isms.
How Will Apple Innovate Beyond the iPhone 7? With Next-Gen Siri
AUGUST 9, 2016
And what does this portend for the future of mobile interfaces? Apple’s iPhone 7 is due out next month. So, what’s going on inside Apple?
Lyft Line To Debut In San Diego
APRIL 5, 2016
On-demand ride sharing provider Lyft said Tuesday that it is expanding its multi-user ride sharing service, Lyft Line, in San Diego, along with five other cities. lyft line diego ridesharing ride sharing sandiego mobile ondemand uber uberpool lyftlineREAD MORE>>.
Instamotor Launches In San Diego
SEPTEMBER 1, 2015
Online used car buying and selling marketplace Instamotor said Monday that it has launched operations in San Diego. The startup--which already offers up its services in San Francisco and Los Angeles--lets users list, browse, and buy cars all through the company's mobile app. READ MORE>>.
Amazon.com Starts Restaurant Delivery In San Diego
FEBRUARY 16, 2016
Amazon.com has begun offering up on-demand, restaurant delivery services in San Diego, via the company's Prime Now mobile app, the e-commerce giant said this morning. Amazon launched Prime Now to San Diego in November , and has been offering up restaurant delivery in Los Angeles since last year. READ MORE>>.
Qualcomm Re-Ups Investment In Mobile Management Firm Visage
MAY 3, 2012
San Diego-based Qualcomm has renewed its investment in Visage , as part of a Series C funding for the enterprise mobility management software provider.
Tech Transforms the Election Experience, From VR to Voter Registration
SEPTEMBER 23, 2016
But that method was losing reliability due to lower response rates, as well as the movement toward mobile phones. See how it works here.).
SERVIZ Expands To San Diego
JANUARY 15, 2015
Sherman Oaks-based home services marketplace SERVIZ , the startup led by former ReachLocal founder Zorik Gordon, said Thursday that it has expanded its services to San Diego. serviz diego home services handyman plumber electrician mobile smartphone reachlocal SERVIZ says it background checks all of its service providers.
Four Ways to Stay Safe While Using Public Wi-Fi
AUGUST 30, 2016
No matter how hard we try to unplug on vacation, most of us simply don’t—or can’t—disconnect. You hear this all the time. Use common sense.
San Diego Startup Plans New Video-Based Dating App
OCTOBER 1, 2015
heartbeat wyldfire video dating application mobileThe company claims its app will help establish "genuine human connection" and ensure safety.
Washe Expands On-Demand Mobile Carwash Service To Los Angeles, San Diego
JULY 7, 2016
Washe said it has begun offering up support to users between Los Angeles and San Diego, connecting drivers to a network of mobile car washers. washe ondemand mobile smartphone cleaningDo you need your car washed, but just don't have the time? READ MORE>>.
Qualcomm Adds Mobile Malware Detection To Snapdragon
AUGUST 31, 2015
San Diego-based Qualcomm announced this morning that it has launched a new, anti-malware technology, embedded into its Snapdragon processors. Qualcomm said the technology was developed in conjunction with such mobile security developers as Avast, AVG, and Lookout. READ MORE>>.
Close5: eBay's San Diego Move Into The Mobile, Local Market
JANUARY 7, 2015
In the last few years, Southern California has been a key market in launching mobile applications and services, due to a huge, mobile-savvy consumer population. Bart Molenda: Close5 is a mobile based app that makes it very simple to buy and sell, in particular in your area. However, classifies have not yet caught up with mobile.
Brain Corp.’s First Product is a Brain for Floor-Scrubbing Machines
OCTOBER 6, 2016
San Diego’s Brain Corp. has a vision for developing the kind of technology that could some day be used to operate self-driving cars.
Happy Hour Pal Targets San Diego With Restaurant, Bar Deals
JUNE 11, 2014
Happy Hour Pal , a developer of mobile apps to connect consumers with happy hour deals and offers, said this week that it has launched into San Diego, beyond its roots in Hawaii. The company said it will be partnering with Hard Rock Cafe and Uber for its San Diego launch. READ MORE>>.