Orange County Business Journal

Chris Casacchia covers technology, aerospace and defense and sports. He can be reached at casacchia@ocbj.com.

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Blizzard Blockbuster

Blizzard Entertainment Inc.’s latest World of Warcraft expansion has sold more than 3.3 million copies in its first 24 hours on the market.

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Honda Center to Host 2016 NCAA Regional

The Honda Center in Anaheim will host the West Regional of the NCAA basketball tournament in 2016, the Division I Men’s Basketball Committee announced.

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Garden Grove IT Company Acquired

Garden Grove-based Bar Code Specialties Inc. will be acquired by Quest Solution Inc., a Nevada IT integrator.

BlizzCon’s Math: 3 New Games, 14 Languages

MEDIA: Crowd of 25,000 hears about 1st new franchise in 17 years

Blizzard Entertainment Inc.’s latest game in development marks another milestone for the Irvine-based company as it continues to offer new types of games in an ambitious schedule of product releases.

Software Deal Points to Resumption of Fisker Production

TECHNOLOGY: Pact with Quantum could bring stake in IP

Quantum Fuel Systems Technologies Worldwide Inc.’s new deal to supply key vehicle operations software for the relaunch of the Fisker Karma and potentially other models rekindles a relationship that had soured before the luxury automaker crashed two years ago.

Greenwave Systems Does Design Work For Verizon

Adds to List of Customers That Includes DirecTV

Irvine-based smart technology provider Greenwave Systems has developed a router for Verizon Communications Inc.

Working Wardrobes’ Transition Plan

James Toth was living with his parents and working odd jobs for cash that offered little security and no future.

Irvine Firm Gets More Japan Nuclear Work

Irvine-based Kurion Inc. was awarded a $10 million grant from Japan’s Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry to further test its technology to remove tritium at the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant.

Tsaos Set for Electronics Hall of Fame

Orange County entrepreneurs Victor and Janie Tsao will be inducted into the Consumer Electronics Hall of Fame at a special event in Manhattan this week.

Telogis Software Aims to Help Cops Do Better Job

Latest Deal With Ford Eyes Driving Performance

Aliso Viejo-based Telogis Inc. is partnering with Ford Motor Co. to develop software that aims to improve law enforcement driving practices and public safety.

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