Archive for the ‘Uncategorized’ Category

ViaSat Inc

March 8th, 2016 | Posted in Uncategorized

ViaSat Inc., Carlsbad,  announced that it signed a memorandum of understanding with Australia-based Qantas Airways to bring in-flight Internet connectivity to passengers on Qantas flights in Australia.  

Qualcomm Inc

March 8th, 2016 | Posted in Uncategorized

Samsung will be using Qualcomm Inc.’s Snapdragon 820 processor to power its newest flagship smartphone, the Galaxy S7 and S7 edge.  LG also announced that its LG G5 smartphone will contain the Snapdragon 820 processor.

San Diego News

February 16th, 2016 | Posted in Uncategorized

 5,800 construction jobs were added in San Diego from December 2014 to December 2015, a 9 percent increase, according to a U.S. Labor Department data analysis. Construction employment in San Diego increased from 63,400 jobs to 69,200.  

Cubic Corp.

January 14th, 2016 | Posted in Uncategorized

Cubic Corp. received a five-year deal worth a maximum $76.4 million to supply parts for U.S. Army personnel locator systems. The deal was a sole-source acquisition because there was only one responsible source and no other supplies would satisfy agency requirements.

General Atomics Aeronautical Systems Inc

December 18th, 2015 | Posted in Uncategorized

General Atomics Aeronautical Systems Inc. was awarded $32.3 million contract from the The U.S. Air Force to produce Block 30 ground control stations at its factory in Poway.  

Achates Power

December 18th, 2015 | Posted in Uncategorized

Achates Power has received a $9 M contract from the Advanced Research Projects Agency–Energy under the the U.S. Department of Energy to develop a more efficient gasoline engine. Achates, based in Sorrento Valley, is working with  Delphi Automotive PLC, U.K., and Argonne National Laboratory, an Energy Department facility in the Chicago area. Achates engines have opposed pistons. Two […]

Qualcomm Inc.

December 15th, 2015 | Posted in Uncategorized

Qualcomm signed a new technology licensing agreement with Xiaomi, the China-based wireless device and Internet company which grants Xiaomi a royalty-bearing patent license to develop, manufacture and sell third-generation wireless devices using the WCDMA and CDMA2000 communication standards, as well as fourth-generation wireless devices. The deal includes three-mode devices which use technologies called LTE-TDD, TD-SCDMA and […]

Bloomberg Business top business schools

October 23rd, 2015 | Posted in Uncategorized

USD’s School of Business was ranked as the 13th best part-time MBA program, according to Bloomberg Business’ annual ranking of the top business schools in the U.S. UCSD’s Rady School of Management was ranked the 65th best full-time program.  

2016 World Congress on Industrial Biotechnology

October 1st, 2015 | Posted in Uncategorized

San Diego will host the 2016 World Congress on Industrial Biotechnology for the Biotechnology Industry Organization to be held on April 17-20, 2016, at the San Diego Convention Center. The 2015 event, which was held in Montreal, drew 1,200 participants from 725 companies in 50 countries.


August 19th, 2015 | Posted in Uncategorized

ResMed will acquire CareTouch, a provider on Internet-based solutions and therapy-focused resupply programs for home medial equipment providers; CareTouch will be rebranded as ResMed Resupply.