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University of California-Irvine materials science researchers have found a protein in squid skin that could be useful in developing medical devices.
Irvine-based Oculus VR Inc. has cancelled some pre-orders for its Rift VR DK2 headset after finding them for sale on eBay and other ecommerce sites.
Newport Beach-based Qliktag Software Inc. acquired two companies on undisclosed terms.
Orange-based J.L. Patterson & Associates Inc. has received a $7 million contract from Oceanside-based North County Transit District to provide bridge inspection and management services.
Irvine-based chipmaker WiSpry Inc. has raised $8 million in a funding round, according to documents filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission.
FINANCE: 10 companies formed foundation of Irvine-based Toba
The foundation of what is now the largest venture capital firm in Orange County tracks back to Vinny Smith’s success in retrieving a chunk of Quest Software in a deal struck nearly a year after its $2.8 billion sale to Dell Inc.
TECHNOLOGY: Lake Forest company in hot segment
The deep roots of Orange County’s technology sector intersected with one of the industry’s hottest segments in last week’s $140 million sale of Lake Forest-based chipmaker Newport Media Inc.
TECHNOLOGY: New products ready, ad campaign in works
Fountain Valley-based D-Link Systems Inc. is making an aggressive move into the connected-home market with a slew of new products, big retail distributors, and its first national TV campaign.
MEDIA: Eyes role as manager of information in mobile world
Toshiba America Business Solutions Inc., an Irvine-based print product powerhouse, has seen the writing on the wall for some time now—advances in mobile technology are changing the way companies communicate, a shift that’s pushing its once-legacy business toward oblivion.
Irvine-based memory products maker Western Digital Corp. expanded its board of directors with the appointment of finance veteran Paula Price.
Irvine-based Oculus VR Inc. announced another acquisition and plans to host a September developer conference in Los Angeles.
Project Insight’s Revenue Climbs Quickly
An Irvine software company that’s helped Gap, Cisco and Dell streamline work projects has expanded into a new 5,000-square-foot headquarters.
Western Digital Capital, the investment arm of Irvine-based storage products maker Western Digital Corp., has led a $20 million funding round for a Pittsburgh cloud storage provider.
Irvine-based memory products maker Western Digital Corp. has expanded its board of directors with the appointment of finance veteran Paula Price.
Irvine-based Oculus VR Inc. on Monday announced another acquisition and plans to host a September developer conference in Los Angeles.