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Omnitracs LLC, a spinoff business of Qualcomm Inc. that was acquired by Vista Equity Partners last year and is relocating to Dallas, said it agreed to acquire XRS Corp., a Minneapolis based firm that makes software for mobile fleet management, for $5.60 per share or $178 million.
Legend 3D, the San Diego based business that converts two-dimensional film to three-dimensional formats, closed on a $10 million Series C stock offering, led by current investors, Northwater Capital Management Inc. of Toronto and Monaco-based Augustus Ventures Limited.
The president of Qualcomm Inc.’s Atheros unit has left his job to go work for Intel Corp.
Novatel Wireless Inc., which is rebuilding its executive suite following a change in the board’s composition, said on Sept. 2 that it named Michael Newman its executive vice president and chief financial officer.
The rumor mill seems to be running at full churn as it anticipates news from Apple Inc. The colossus of Cupertino says it’s making an announcement Sept. 9.
BIOTECH: It Also Offers Wide Visibility In Portable Package
When Paul Larson first demonstrated the world’s newest laser-based microscope for tissue diagnostics and cancer research, the observers flipped over the table cloth and peered beneath the desk.
TECH: Deal Is Expected To Close By Early 2015
San Diego-based Peregrine Semiconductor Corp. is going under the wing of one its corporate allies, just two years after becoming a public company.
TECH: Co. Aims to Overcome Limitations Of Circuit Boards
For the people at eSurface Technologies, a flat board of electronics makes about as much sense as a flat Earth.
OneRoof Energy Inc., a residential solar services provider and wholly owned subsidiary of One Roof Energy Group Inc., announced today that it has reached an agreement with an unrelated third party securing equity for a $58 million residential solar financing fund.
Shares of San Diego-based Peregrine Semiconductor Corp. rose 60 percent early Aug. 22 on news that Japan-based Murata Manufacturing Co. Ltd. planned to buy the company for $471 million.
Mitek Systems , a San Diego maker of software used by more than 2,500 financial institutions for transferring money via mobile devices, saw its stock plunge 18 percent Aug. 18 following the company’s announcement that its chief technology officer abruptly left the company.
E. Digital Corp., a technology developer and licensor for consumer products, reported fiscal 2015 first quarter revenue of about $683,000, compared with $449,000 for the like quarter of the prior year.
Hats, hats and more hats. Nope, this is not opening day at Del Mar. We’re on the top floor of one of Qualcomm Inc.’s buildings in Mira Mesa. The room is alive with the energy of a few dozen sixth-grade girls. They’re assembling short-crowned, wide-brimmed hats with imaginative decorations on top — and computer controls.
TECH: Medium- and Small-Sized Businesses Are Targeted Customers
Wide open. That is how Nathan Keating of BuildFire describes the opportunity for creating smartphone apps.