Continuous Computing Acquired By Radisys

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in stock for Harbinger Venture Management , Intel Capital , Palomar Ventures , Saints Capital , Smart Technology Ventures , Technology Crossover Ventures , and Viterbi Group. San Diego-based Continuous Computing , a developer of embedded communications software, has been acquired by RadiSys. RadiSys said it would pay $73M in cash plus $31.9M

Crosscut Ventures Raising Second Fund

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Garrett and Smith are venture veterans, with Smith having been at SunAmerica Ventures and Palomar Ventures before Crosscut, with Garrett also spending time at Palomar, in addition to other technology and investment experience. Los Angeles-based Crosscut Ventures , the early stage, venture capital investment firm run by Rick Smith and Brian Garrett, looks to be kicking off a new fund, according to an SEC filing this week.

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Los Angeles Startup Community

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Los Angeles LA Tech 101: The Company We Keep A Few Key People Really Can Make a Huge Difference The Challenges (& Opportunities) of Starting a Tech Company in LA Los Angeles Startup Networking Here are some guides to many of the different networking events around startups, technology, etc.: I was just talking with someone who's new to Los Angeles and wanting to connect into the Los Angeles Startup Community.

Los Angeles Startup Community

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Los Angeles LA Tech 101: The Company We Keep A Few Key People Really Can Make a Huge Difference The Challenges (& Opportunities) of Starting a Tech Company in LA Los Angeles Startup Networking Here are some guides to many of the different networking events around startups, technology, etc.: I was just talking with someone who's new to Los Angeles and wanting to connect into the Los Angeles Startup Community.

The Challenges (& Opportunities) of Starting a Tech Company in LA

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While we often lack the technology and product depth of our counterparts in the Bay, I would argue that entrepreneurs in LA would thrive if you dropped them into any industry. I recently hosted a panel at the Twiistup Conference about LA tech companies.

Fulcrum Ties With Aquantia On Reference Design

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Fulcrum is venture backed by GGV Capital, Infinity Capital, New Enterprise Associates, Palomar Ventures, Worldview Technology Partners, and others.

Predixion Taps Microsoft Exec For Advisory Board

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Baker was most recently CTO of Visible Technologies, and was previously involved in Microsoft's BI team within its SQL Server product unit. The firm is venture backed by DFJ Frontier, Miramar Venture Partners, and Palomar Ventures.

Smithers Apex's 13th Annual LEDs Conference

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Bergquist Company, Cree, Gamma Scientific, Palomar Technologies, Seren Photonics Ltd, TUV SUD and many others. Friday, October 12, 2012 -- Smithers Apex's 13th Annual LEDs Conference. Book your free exhibit pass to LEDs 2012! Network with LED and solid state lighting professionals from all over the world at LEDs 2012, taking place October 11-12 at The Hilton San Diego Resort and Spa. Companies participating in the LEDs exhibit hall include American Bright Optoelectronic Corp.,

Smithers Apex's 13th Annual LEDs Conference

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Bergquist Company, Cree, Gamma Scientific, Palomar Technologies, Seren Photonics Ltd, TUV SUD and many others. Thursday, October 11, 2012 -- Smithers Apex's 13th Annual LEDs Conference. Book your free exhibit pass to LEDs 2012! Network with LED and solid state lighting professionals from all over the world at LEDs 2012, taking place October 11-12 at The Hilton San Diego Resort and Spa. Companies participating in the LEDs exhibit hall include American Bright Optoelectronic Corp.,

CoreObjects Scores $2M In Venture Funding

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Los Angeles-based CoreObjects , a provider of outsourced product development services to the venture-backed technology community, has raised $2.0M According to the filing, Palomar Ventures--a prior investor in the firm--still holds two board seats, with Jim Gauer and Scott Walters sitting on the firm's board of directors. in a equity funding round, according to a regulatory filing by the firm today. Details on the funding have not yet been released by the company.

Syntricity Names CEO

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Griffith, the San Diego-based company noted, had previously served as its chief operating officer and chief technology officer. Its backers include GKM Ventures, KLM Capital Management, Osprey Ventures, Palomar Ventures and Windward Ventures. Syntricity Inc., a publisher of yield management software for the semiconductor industry, reported Wednesday that it has promoted Steven Griffith to president and chief executive officer.

CoreObjects Acquired By Indian Firm

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CoreObjects has a deep presence in providing services to Los Angeles startups; the firm has provided its services to such firms as Stamps.com, Xoova, Practice Technologies, and many others, and reportedly has taken warrants and equity stakes in a number of local startups as part of their development deals. CoreObjects has received venture funding from Palomar Ventures.

Layoffs Hot Keyword for Second Half of January 2009

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Last month we Launched Los Angeles Tech and in the announcement we provide the Hot List for the first half of January 2009. This hot list is based on various social signals of what people are writing about, reading, bookmarking, searching, etc. You can go to the Hot List post to see what was hot then. But, in running it now for the second half of January, the keyword that popped to the top was: Layoffs And this is definitely a sign of the times.

DATAllegro Acquisition Completes

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Microsoft said that DATAllegro's technology will show up in Microsoft SQL Server through community technology previews (CTPs) within the next 12 months, with full product availability scheduled for the first half of 2010. DATAllegro was venture backed by Adams Capital Management, Focus Ventures, Intel Capital, JAFCO American Ventures, Palomar Ventures, The Hillman Company, and Venrock Associates.

Venture Capitalists Invest $475.5M In Southern California In Q3, Says MoneyTree

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round; San Diego-based Zogenix with a nearly $36M funding round; and Hawthorne-based Space Exploration Technology (SpaceX) , which raised $30.4M. PwC/NVCA said that Mission Ventures and Enterprise Partners were the most active local VCs for the quarter, with five deals each; Clearstone Ventures had four, and DFJ Frontier and Palomar Ventures reported three deals each.

Open Door Session For Entrepreneurs

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Darrell Kong and a few of his other Fenwick West buddies will be hosting an open door session for all LA start-up entrepreneurs on June 3rd, 2010 at Palomar Ventures in Santa Monica.

Interview with Steve Goldman, Ace Metrix

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Ace Metrix is venture backed by Hummer Winblad, and Palomar Ventures. Luckily enough, we were able to get the attention of Hummer Winblad, and specifically, Anne Winblad, as well as Jim Gauer at Palomar Ventures. This seems like quite a non-traditional investment for technology investors, how was finding funding for the company? It's really hard, to use Clayton Christensen's words--to cram the existing methodology into new technology.

Interview with Brian Garrett, Crosscut Ventures

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Brian Garrett: It's analytics, it's delivery platforms, it's optimization of technology facilitating compression to delivery of video. We spent six plus years at a local firm, Palomar Ventures, doing Series A and Series B investments.