USC Researchers Develop Liquid Solar Cell Technology
APRIL 25, 2012
The new technology--based on solar nanocrystals--were developed by chemistry researchers led by Richard L. READ MORE>>.
Two Southern California Technology Researchers Get White House Honors
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FundaGeek Looks To Help Researchers Find Crowdfunding
JUNE 5, 2012
Are you a scientific researcher, looking to help fund one of your research projects using crowdfunding? FundaGeek , the crowdsourcing site led by Dan Gutierrez, has launched a new portal site it says is specifically aimed at helping those researchers use the crowdfunding craze to address their research areas. READ MORE>>.
Qualcomm Making Inroads with Wireless EV Charging Technology
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As the global market for mobile phones has matured, Qualcomm has been seeking new opportunities in the wireless technology business.
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REC Solar Gets Research Funding
AUGUST 9, 2012
headquarters in San Luis Obispo, said today that it has been selected to received $8.53M in grants from the Clean Energy Research Program (CERP), from the country of Singapore. The firm said the grants will go towards optimizing its manufacturing process, working with partner ASM Technology Singapore Pte Ltd. READ MORE>>.
3 Things You (Probably) Don’t Know about Indiana Innovation
JULY 5, 2016
The Indiana Business Research Center at Indiana University shared data that shows the state is the nation’s second-largest exporter of life sciences products , with $9.9 Several world-class research institutions are located in the state, including Indiana University, Purdue University, and the University of Notre Dame. 30, 2015.
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Technology is crucial for innovation—and innovation in technology is critical to innovation in just about every other arena.
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JULY 10, 2012
Back in 2006/07 when I sold my company and then worked at Salesforce.com there were very few options in SF for technology folk to build their careers at big, growing companies. Technology innovation doesn’t occur in a vacuum. And sci-fi writers are but one example of the way society impacts technology. And Facebook.
How Connectifier Is Applying Search Technology To Recruiting, With John Jersin
JUNE 19, 2015
Recruiters can access that search technology in one of two ways. Every big recruiting technology has one piece of information on people.
Radicle Accelerator Fund Launches to Nurture AgTech Innovation
JUNE 22, 2016
Before making an investment, Radicle says it screens technologies and can quickly vet and validate technologies through its farm connections.
Convertro Taps UCLA Anderson Professor For Research Effort
MARCH 18, 2014
Santa Monica-based online advertising attribution technology provider Convertro --which is led by serial entrepreneur Jeff Zwelling--said today that it has added UCLA Anderson School professor Sanjog Misra as the chair of a new research committee for the company. Dr. Misra will work in an advisory role to the company. READ MORE>>.
Arrowhead Research Names COO
OCTOBER 27, 2011
Pasadena-based Arrowhead Research , which develops biotherapeutics and other technology, announced today that it has named Bruce Given, M.D., as its Chief Operating Officer. Sandoz Research Institute, and Schering-Plough Corporation. arrowhead research executive biopharma pharmaceutical lifescienceREAD MORE>>.
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Technology is essential for businesses that want to gain an edge over competitors in today’s world. Cloud Services. BPM Software.
U.S. Army To Recruit Dozens Of Researchers At New Campus In Playa Vista
NOVEMBER 4, 2015
In a bid to tap into the growing, innovative technology atmosphere in Playa Vista, the U.S. Army said Tuesday that it plans to recruit up to 70 researchers to a new campus in the growing center for technology, at the University of Southern California Institute for Creative Technologies (ICT). According to the U.S.
Champion Technology Names Execs For Cybersecurity Startup
APRIL 22, 2016
Santa Monica-based Champion Technology Company , a developer of cybersecurity software, has named Jess Richter as Chief Revenue Officer, and David Aucsmith and Michael Kluse both as as Senior Advisors. Champion Technology is developing cybersecurity automation and orchestration software. READ MORE>>.
Exit Interview: Lita Nelsen on MIT Tech Transfer, Startups & Culture
MAY 30, 2016
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. ].
Acacia Research Names Two VPs
MARCH 5, 2012
Newport Beach-based Acacia Research , the technology patent licensing firm, said today that it has named two VPs. Lucas joins from Alcatel Lucent, and also has served at The Boeing COmpany, Cambridge Display Technology, Motorola, Harman International, and Discovision Associates. acacia research patent licensing legal executive
Wireless Technology Firm Opens San Diego Research Center
MAY 17, 2011
Pennsylvania-based InterDigital , a developer of wireless technology products, said Monday that it is opening up a new office in San Diego. According to the firm, the new West Coast Research and Development Center will help the firm tap into the region's ecosystem of innovation. READ MORE>>.
Arrowhead Research Boosts Investment In Ablaris
APRIL 6, 2011
Pasadena-based Arrowhead Research said Wednesday that it has boosted its stake in Ablaris Therapeutics , a firm developing treatments for obesity.
Los Angeles Has 5 Percent Of All Unicorns, Says Report
FEBRUARY 3, 2016
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Fetch Technologies Raises $4.6M
FEBRUARY 22, 2011
The firm's technology is based on research from the University of Southern California's Information Sciences Institute. READ MORE>>.
Organovo to Test Pre-Clinical Drugs on Bio-Printed Kidney Tissue
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As Murphy put it recently, “We don’t think of ourselves as a bio-printing company any more. Now Organovo is expanding its capabilities.
UCLA Gets $1M From Raytheon For Research Center
JANUARY 31, 2011
Raytheon said it selected UCLA because of its reputation as the "long-standing world leader in radio communications networking technology.". college university public engineering network research ucla raytheon
LA Clean Technology Corridor Gets Funding
OCTOBER 11, 2012
The effort to establish a "clean technology corridor" in Los Angeles has received $2.1M in a grant, according to the LABJ , from the Commerce Department. The center will include offices, conference rooms, research laboratories, and more. angeles cleantech corridor clean technology
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ImaginAB Licenses UCLA Technology
APRIL 18, 2011
Los Angeles-based ImaginAb , a biotechnology firm spun out by UCLA faculty members, announced this morning that it has concluded a technology licensing agreement with the school. ImaginAb said it now has exclusivity to the technology for antibodies and antibody fragments. Financial details of the license were not disclosed.
UCLA Spinout Looks To Commercialize Supercapacitor Advance
OCTOBER 13, 2015
The team behind the advance says that Los Angeles-based Nanotech Energy is now looking to commercialize its research. READ MORE>>.
WiSpry Opens Research Office In Denmark
JANUARY 11, 2011
Irvine-based WiSpry , which develops tunable, radio frequency (RF) semiconductors, announced today that it has opened up a new research and development office in Aalborg, Denmark. WiSpry said it was supported by Invest in Denmark, NOVI, Aalborg University and the Danish National Advanced Technology Foundation in establishing the new office.
Arrowhead Research Inks Deal With Alnylam
JANUARY 5, 2012
Pasadena-based Arrowhead Research and RNAi therapeutics firm Alnylam Pharmaceuticals announced this morning that the two are in a collaboration and licensing agreement. Arrow head will also be providing its Dynamic Polyconjugate (DPC) delivery technology to Alnylam, for similar milestone and royalty terms READ MORE>>.
Fallbrook Technologies Bolsters Advisors
APRIL 25, 2011
San Diego-based Fallbrook Technologies said today that it has added two former auto executives to its transportation advisory board. Schlais Jr.,
Genomatica, Waste Management In Research Deal
FEBRUARY 9, 2011
San Diego-based Genomatica , a developer of renewable chemical production technology and processes, has inked a strategic joint development agreement with Waste Management , the firms announced this morning. Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed. READ MORE>>.
Superconductor Technologies Spins Off Subsidiary
FEBRUARY 7, 2012
Superconductor Technologies , the developer of superconducting materials which was, until recently, located in Santa Barbara, said earlier this week that it has spun off a subsidiary working on its Reconfigurable Resonance (RcR) technology. Superconductor Technologies did not say where Resonant Inc. will be based. READ MORE>>.
Fetch Technologies Sold To Connotate
MARCH 6, 2012
El Segundo-based Fetch Technologies , the developer of data aggregation and analysis software which was a spinout of USC's Information Sciences Institute, has been sold to New Jersey-based Connotate. Fetch Technologies was advised by Siemer & Associates in the sale. Fetch Technologies had raised at least $5.7M in funding.
LAVA Honors Richard Riordan, Local Technology Firms
FEBRUARY 10, 2011
In Best venture funding for clean tech, NanoH2O , the firm developing reverse osmosis membranes for desalination and water purification based on research out of UCLA scored honors. award funding technology startup riordan richard lava association venture angeles acquisition merger capitalOther finalists included Ad.ly and ServiceMesh.
Bio Roundup: Precision Med and Google, Heron, Lilly, Sarepta & More
AUGUST 12, 2016
The wait continues. Will next week be the week a decision finally comes? Next month? Later today? Until then everyone sits, waits, and speculates.
UCLA Anderson Gets $11M For New Technology Center
JUNE 12, 2015
UCLA's Anderson School of Business has launched a new research center, called the Easton Technology Management Center , thanks to an $11M gift from James L. Easton, who helped establish the Easton Technology Leadership Program at UCLA in 2009, has a background in engineering from UCLA. Easton, the CEO of Easton Sports.
Non-Profits Telling Stories Through Technology
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SPONSOR POST: Southern California Technology Firms Are Hiring
FEBRUARY 4, 2011
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. Anti-Piracy Research Manager , Ventura, Lynda.com. Slow job market?
Synthetic Genomics Creates Host Organism Optimized for Bio Industry
AUGUST 29, 2016
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