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Prescient Move or Fateful Bet on Virtual Reality?
Wall Street appears to be taking a wait-and-see approach on Facebook Inc.’s $2 billion cash and stock buy of Irvine startup Oculus VR Inc.
The newest title of Blizzard Entertainment Inc.’s popular Diablo franchise has sold more than 2.7 copies since its March 24 release.
The Orange County Visitors Association has announced plans to open a sales office in Dubai.
The Newport Beach Film Festival, less than a month from curtain call, has launched an ad campaign to “celebrate the power of film and its ability to change people in unexpected ways.”
$2B Deal on Heals of Google Hookup With Oakley
Orange County gave Silicon Valley and the rest of the world plenty to talk about in a 24-hour burst last week.
HONORS: Auto Club chairman due in D.C. for this week’s ceremony
Life got more humbling for Thomas McKernan as this week’s Horatio Alger Award ceremony in Washington, D.C., approached.
Facebook Inc.’s eye-popping $2 billion acquisition of Irvine startup Oculus VR Inc. is a long-term bet on the future of computing, Mark Zuckerberg told analysts last week.
From Recapitalization to $4B in Assets, Eye on More
Stephen Gordon was unabashedly proud of the company he kept at the Business Journal’s 13th Annual Excellence in Entrepreneurship Awards.
Sunil Tolani Eyes Coast-to-Coast Portfolio of Hotels
A U.S. map on the wall of Sunil Tolani’s office in Fullerton is dotted with pushpins marking the hotels his company owns and operates.
Incipio’s Fast Growth Keeps Fathollahi Busy
Andy Fathollahi characterized Incipio Technologies Inc. as “the famous case maker that makes everything and cases.”
Planning Helped Yogurt Chain Take Off, Founder Refocuses That Skill
Phillip Chang stepped down as chief executive of Irvine-based Yogurtland Franchising Inc. at the end of last year, but he’s not slowing down.
A new website of the Orange County Visitors Association promoting the county’s tourism industries and attractions to Chinese travelers is now running.
Partners With City to Give Back to Fans, Donates $2M
The Vans Off the Wall Skatepark in Huntington Beach opened March 22, thanks to a $2 million investment from the Cypress-based shoe and apparel company.
The 335-room Wyndham Irvine-Orange County Airport held a launch party Thursday evening following the completion of several property improvements.
Irvine-based advertising technology provider Local Corp. introduced a new mobile ad service for retailers at ad:tech in San Francisco.