San Diego Jeep Thefts Linked To High Tech Hacking Ring

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Recent model Jeeps have been shown being hacked with laptops , and even remotely turning a Jeep's steering wheel at high speed. diego jeep theft high tech technology hackers hacking keyfobThe theft of over 150, Jeep Wranglers in San Diego County over the last few years has been linked to hacking of the electronic keys of those vehicles in the middle of the night, according to the U.S. Department of Justice. According to the U.S.

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. Here are some of best technological advancements in automobiles to occur in recent years. Automotive Gadgets Connected Car high tech cars

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. The rise of high-tech fitness has taken the industry by storm with everything from wearable fitness trackers to smart jump ropes.

How Phyn Is Bringing The World Of High Tech To Water Conservation, With Ryan Kim

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The world of plumbing is not known for its high tech products. However, that makes it an area ripe for technology innovation. Ryan Kim: We had started to develop this technology awhile ago, while we were developing the WeMo platform. All technology things. We had companies we could do joint ventures with who could bring in things like machine learning, deeper engineering, deeper software, and other technology.

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? Here are five of the gifts--all from Southern California high tech companies--we wish we could have gotten wrapped in a present this year.

Hyperloop Transportation Technologies Creates Joint Venture In Germany

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Playa Vista-based Hyperloop Transportation Technologies (HTT), the hyperloop technology developer led by Dirk Ahlborn, has created a joint venture with a German company, Hamburger Hafen und Logistik Aktiengesellschaft (HHLA), which is the biggest container terminal operator in the Port of Hamburg. hyperloop transportation technologies transport high tech dirk ahlborn germany port shipping hhla

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. For many of them, the answer is four blocks from the beach, in the heart of downtown Ventura.

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? Who are the people here you think will most influence the technology world in the coming year? What are the technologies, companies, or things you think the community ought to pay the most attention to in 2011? opinion high technology thoughts year

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. Our members are helping to support our coverage of Southern California's place in the high tech world--coverage you can't get anywhere else.

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. The awards program recognizes outstanding achievements and innovation by Orange County's technology leaders.

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. The discussion will focus on various ways to treat high-tech intellectual assets such as software, and know-how and technology relating to semiconductors, mask works, etc.,

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

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The result for Soundwalk was a very organic-tech experience, with instruments and normal objects as the base supplemented by midi controllers, sound modulators, phase shifters, and digital reverberators of all kinds. What is sound art?

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. As you might be aware, the AeA markets itself as the largest association of high-tech companies in the United States – with about 2,300 companies – representing all segments of the industry and 1.8

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. According to the AeA 2008 Cyberstate's report, California's technology workers earned an average wage of $101, 200 (112% above the state's average private-sector wage.) By the numbers, California has 940,700 high-tech workers, a high-tech payroll of $95.2 billion and 43, 400 high-tech enterprises.

LogMeIn Employees Pitch In To Help First Responders In Montecito

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LogMeIn is just one of a large number of high tech companies in the affected area. logmein montecito disaster technology high techGoleta-based employees for LogMeIn have pitched in to help in the aftermath of the massive disaster in Montecito, and spent all Saturday cleaning off mud from Santa Barbara County Sheriff's Search and Rescue response vehicles, equipment and even the station itself, according to the Sheriff's Office.

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

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Dear readers: Like keeping up to date on Southern California's latest venture funding, high tech deals, and more? Find your next employee - Use our Job Board as a member, and post your positions for free, and get exposure to a very highly targeted, difficult-to-reach market. People tell us our job listings are by far the most effective way to reach high tech executives in Southern California.

Two Bit Circus Sets STEAM Carnival Dates

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Los Angeles-based high tech education and amusement company Two Bit Circus , which was founded by Brent Bushnell, said it has set the date for its S.T.E.A.M. The event is aimed at inspiring kids to learn about science, technology, engineering, art, and math.

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. president obama silicon beach startup technology high tech

Amazon Betas Gets Greenlight

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is hanging out at Santa Monica technology coworking and tech hangout ROC--thanks to a new online series being piloted by Amazon.com Amazon.com officially announced the greenlighting of a new, comedy pilot called Betas , centered around what it described as "four computer geeks and their quest for nerd fame". amazon betas greenlight content hollywood technology startup high techIt looks like Ed Begley, Jr.,

Local Firms Makes Fortune's Fastest Growing List

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A number of local, high tech firms have made Fortune Magazine's latest list of the one hundred fastest growing companies in the nation. According to the magazine, Questcor Pharmaceuticals (Anaheim) was ranked number 28, TTM Technologies (Santa Ana) was ranked at 38, Cymer (San Diego) was ranked 68, Broadcom (Irvine) was number 78, Asiainfo-Linkage was 84th, and Semtech (Camarillo) was number 88. fortune fastest growing companies rankings high tech

LA Startups Gather At Twiistup

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Los Angeles area startups and would-be entrepreneurs were gathered Thursday as a part of the annual Twiistup technology conference, being held at the Skirball Center. twiistup twiistup8 venture capital startup pitch conference funding fundraising technology high tech silicon valley

TriTech, NASA In Economic Development, Technology Transfer Agreement

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TriTech Small Business Development Center (SBDC), which provides consulting and training to high tech entrepreneurs, and NASA Armstrong Flight Research Center , in Edwards, California, are in a new economic development, technology transfer, and research relationship, the two announced on Thursday. The intent of the partnership is to facilitate the technology transfer and commercialization of NASA technologies into the Southern California region.

New Report Details Technology Job Concentration In Region

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A new report issued today, detailing technology jobs employment concentration in the United States, shines some light on where the highest concentrations of tech jobs are in the region. percent of jobs in technology, ranked at 20. percent of jobs in technology.

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OCTANe Finds New President and CEO

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Orange County's nonprofit effort to support the technology industry, OCTANe , announced this morning that it has located a replacement for outgoing president and CEO, Gary Augusta. Jenusaitis was most recently at ConcepTx, a medical firm developing new technologies and companies.

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Israeli Tech Firms Eye Southern California

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However, how much of a link do Israeli technology companies see with Southern California's technology industry? Israeli high tech executives heading to the Israel Conference in Los Angeles this Thursday told us that there was a strong link, in general, between Israeli high tech firms and California in general--usually as an entree into the North American market--but do not differentiate much between Southern or Northern California as a base for operations. "I

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

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In a sign that the Los Angeles technology and startup world is starting to be taken more seriously by Silicon Valley, one of Silicon Valley's more prominent law firms has set up shop in Santa Monica. technology startup legal firm cooley

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. With the Model S, Tesla has taken the next step forward — a car that is both appealing to the mainstream and seen as a technological innovation.

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. Trying to find local, high tech savvy employees? socalTECH is the best location for finding high tech savvy executives, marketers, engineers, and others.

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Interview with Gabriel Halimi, Co-Founder Of Flo Technologies

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In a bid to prevent the damage from those plumbing failures and also help save water, Los Angeles-based Flo Technologies (www.meetflo.com) has developed a water monitoring device and shutoff valve for your home, which is connected to your smartphone and its own app. Insurance companies also have started promoting this to their homeowners, and homeowners with many insurance companies can receive a premium discounts for installing and maintaining our technology in their home.

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. This OCTANe Innovation Series program will feature representatives from many of the companies that are aggressively pushing the high-tech innovations in the future of medical devices. OCTANe.

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socalTECH Jobs: Hot Technology Startups Are Now Hiring!

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Looking for a job at some of the hottest Southern California high tech startups? Located in Santa Monica, the heart of Silicon Beach, TigerText is rapidly disrupting the tech and healthcare industries changing the way an entire industry communicates.

Los Angeles County Technology Week

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Friday, October 21, 2011 -- Los Angeles County Technology Week. The 10th Annual Techweek will be hosted once again at the award-winning Business Technology Center of Los Angeles County - California's largest high tech business incubator located in Altadena (near Caltech, JPL and other major research institutions). Through them, Los Angeles County's technology cluster is rapidly expanding and quickly becoming a leading sector of our regional economy.

Los Angeles County Technology Week

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Tuesday, October 18, 2011 -- Los Angeles County Technology Week. The 10th Annual Techweek will be hosted once again at the award-winning Business Technology Center of Los Angeles County - California's largest high tech business incubator located in Altadena (near Caltech, JPL and other major research institutions). Through them, Los Angeles County's technology cluster is rapidly expanding and quickly becoming a leading sector of our regional economy.

Los Angeles County Technology Week

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Monday, October 17, 2011 -- Los Angeles County Technology Week. The 10th Annual Techweek will be hosted once again at the award-winning Business Technology Center of Los Angeles County - California's largest high tech business incubator located in Altadena (near Caltech, JPL and other major research institutions). Through them, Los Angeles County's technology cluster is rapidly expanding and quickly becoming a leading sector of our regional economy.

How Broadcom Taps Israel For Technology Growth, Innovation

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As an unintended side effect, those acquisitions have made Broadcom a major player in Israel's high tech industry , according to the article from ZDNet, where the firm has acquired 11 companies in the last four years. How is Irvine-based Broadcom continuing to grow its business?