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Irvine-based startup Pop has raised $6 million in venture capital funding. The company develops a mobile application called POPin, which aims to provide a “crowd-solving” platform to enable input sharing among employees, customers and others.
Irvine-based Western Digital Corp. will sell its data center storage systems through a joint venture with Beijing-based Unisplendour Corp. Ltd.
Irvine-based Quality Systems Inc. said today that Jeffrey Margolis is its new chairman.
Fountain Valley-based Hyundai Motor America Inc. today launched a standalone brand of premium vehicles named after its Genesis luxury sedan.
Irvine-based Blizzard Entertainment Inc. posted another subscription loss in its flagship World of Warcraft franchise, but the third-quarter drop was overshadowed by Santa Monica parent Activision Blizzard Inc.’s $5.9 billion takeover of King Digital Entertainment PLC.
PMC-Sierra Inc. has rejected the latest buyout offer of $2.4 billion from Aliso Viejo-based chipmaker Microsemi Corp.
Irvine-based IT provider Synoptek LLC has been acquired by San Francisco private equity firm Sverica Capital Management LLC.
TECHNOLOGY: Mobile products aimed at B2B customers
Aliso Viejo-based logistics software maker Telogis Inc. is placing a big bet on mobile apps in a new partnership with Apple Inc.
Terra Tech Sales Up 754%, Largely On Cannabis Demand Surge
Terra Tech Corp.’s crops of basil, oregano, thyme, parsley and lettuce are a steady line of business, but the Newport Beach-based company’s newer line of products derived from another leafy green is the big growth driver.
Irvine-based analytics software maker Alteryx Inc. raised $85 million in a venture capital round led by Iconiq Capital in San Francisco and prior backer Insight Venture Partners in New York. Palo Alto-based Meritech Capital Partners also participated.
Spots Show HB Affords ‘Real’ Vibe to Pacific City
Pacific City in Huntington Beach is scheduled to open to the public on Nov. 7, according to its developer, DJM Capital Partners in San Jose.
$2.2B Offer About 4 Times PMC-Sierra’s Annual Sales
Aliso Viejo-based Microsemi Corp.’s $2.2 billion bid to acquire Sunnyvale chipmaker PMC-Sierra Inc. is the latest deal in the sizzling chip sector, which has already seen record activity this year.
Irvine-based Ingram Micro Inc. reported a mixed third quarter in a report issued after the close of intraday trading today.
Brandman University in Irvine will invest $2 million of its endowment in the company that provides the online platform for a new degree program the school launched last month.
Irvine-based Western Digital Corp. said it earned $283 million on revenue of $3.4 billion in its most recent quarter.