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WhiteFox Finds $12M More For Drone Security, Defense
September 18, 2019
San Luis Obispo-based WhiteFox, which develops tools to defend against hostile drones and help manage drone airspace, has raised $12M more in a Series A funding round, the company announced this morning. According to WhiteFox, it has now raised a tot …

Transphorm Inks Distribution Deal With Mouser
September 18, 2019
Goleta-based Transphorm, a designer and manufacturer of high voltage, Gallium Nitride (GaN) semiconductors, has inked a global distribution agreement with distribution giant Mouser Electronics. According to Transphorm, Mouser will distribute its JEDE …

Semtech Powers New IoT Tracker For Alibaba
September 18, 2019
Camarillo-based analog and mixed signal semiconductor developer Semtech has scored another design win for its LoRa wireless tracking devices, this time with Chinese Internet giant Alibaba. Semtech said that Alibaba Cloud has released a new Internet-o …

Inseego Names CTO
September 17, 2019
San Diego-based Inseego, which develops wireless hotspots, asset tracking, fleet management, and other related wireless products, has named a new Chief Technology Officer, the company said on Tuesday. Inseego said it has named Dr. Dan Picker as its n …

Boingo To Power New Commercial Services For Citizen Broadband Radio Service
September 17, 2019
Los Angeles-based Boingo Wireless, which provides distributed antenna system (DAS), small cells and Wi-Fi services–including running its own network of Wi-Fi hotspots–says it is expanding its efforts to the new, Citizen Broadband Radio Services (CB …

Steereo Finds Funding For Ridesharing Music Discovery
September 17, 2019
Los Angeles-based Steereo, which pays ridesharing drivers to stream new music to their riders, has raised a round of funding, which came from Moonshots Capital, Halogen Ventures, Moving Capital, Quake Capital, AET Fund, Beresford Partners, Fall Creek …

Biproxi Gets $10M For Commercial Real Estate Data Startup
September 17, 2019
San Diego-based Biproxi, a new startup developing a commercial real estate data platform, has raised $10M in a seed funding, the company announced on Tuesday morning. According to Biproxi, the funding was led by Greycroft, and also included Newmark K …

Deckard Technologies Finds $4M For AI Property Tax Software
September 17, 2019
San Diego-based Deckard Technologies, a new startup founded by serial entrepreneur Neil Senturia, said on Monday that it has raised $4M in funding and launched a new company focused on using artificial intelligence (AI) to identify property tax scoff …

Latinx21 Aims At Video Sharing For Latino Community
September 17, 2019
A new, Los Angeles startup, Latin21, said this morning that it has launched a new, online community dedicated to "celebrating and sharing the Latinx experience". According to the company, it will launch this weekend, and is hoping to become …

Citadel Defense Wins Contract From U.S. Air Force
September 17, 2019
San Diego-based Citadel Defense, which develops counter-drone technology for the military, government, and commercial market, reported today that it has scored a contract from the U.S. Air Force (USAF), where its technology will be used to detect and …