Friday, October 5, 2007
5th International System-on-Chip (SoC) Conference
Join us TODAY:
5th International System-on-Chip (SoC) Conference, Exhibit & Workshops
Radisson Hotel Newport Beach (Near John Wayne Airport)

Broadcom SoC Career Day Workshop (Free Pass), Don't Miss Out!

THE MOST Innovative & Affordably Priced Technology Conference of the Year.

Learn and network at the premier industry event for technology professional

Platinum Sponsors: Jazz Semiconductor, Tensilica, MIPS Technologies, Inside GNSS. Gold Sponsors: Novelics Corp, CSU Fullerton Eng, Chapman University

Selected Participating Companies: Intel, IBM, Freescale, Toshiba, Tensilica, Jazz Semi, MIPS, Novelics, eASIC, Fujitsu, Texas Instruments, ST Micro, Kilopass, NXP, Broadcom, Nvidia, AMD, SiRF, MataiTech, Extreme DA, Chartered Semiconductor, Nascentric, Carbon Design, Silicon Canvas, ClioSoft, ENOVIA MatrixOne, EDN, Synopsys, Rambus, UCI, iSuppli, Nascentric, Tower Semiconductor, ARM, Innovative Silicon, Prodesign Electronics, AKA, OCB Services, Carnegie Mellon, Cadence, Altera, Mentor Graphics, Actel, Trimble, Faraday, National Semiconductor, AeA, Micron, Virage, and Much, Much More!

Workshops by Broadcom and ARM

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Interview with Jason Nazar, docstoc
Jason Nazar is CEO of Beverly Hills-based (, a new online service focused around sharing professional documents. The firm recently raised a small round of funding, pitched at TechCrunch40, and is getting ready to release its services to the public. We caught up with Jason to hear more about the company. Ben Kuo spoke with Jason.

What is Docstoc?

Jason Nazar: docstoc is YouTube for professional documents. It's an online community where you can find and share lega (More info...)

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AmberWave Licenses UC Santa Barbara Technology
AmberWave Systems, a New Hampshire-based firm developing advanced technologies for semiconductor manufacturing, said Thursday that it has licensed technology from The University of California, Santa Barbara,. The licensing agreement covers material science research in the field of mesoporous materials, which are being used to develop fuel cells, high-performance batteris, and ultracapacitors. Financial terms of the licensing agreement were not disclosed. The technology is based on research in th (More info...)

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Transpera Hires Execs
Santa Monica-based Transpera, a venture backed firm developing mobile video publishing tools, said earlier this week that it has hired Rob DeMillo as Chief Technology Officer, and Jody Stark as Vice President of Business Development. DeMillo was most recently CTO of ThirdScreenMedia, and has also served at m-Qube; Stark comes from ICTV, and has served at YooMedia PLC, Mixed Signals Technologys, Blast Radius, Initech Consulting, and Viziworkx. Transpera is venture backed by Intel Capital, IDG Ven (More info...)

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Fonality Expands European Channel
Los Angeles-based Fonality, a provider of IP-based PBX systems, said earlier this week that it has expanded its channel in Europe. The firm said that it has signed solution providers in France, Poland, Italy, and the UK to resell and support its trixbox Pro phone system. The providers include CNSI (France), Halo2 (Poland), V4VoIP (UK), VCOMM (UK), VoIPon (UK), and Wildix (Italy). Fonality develops a PBX replacement product which uses low cost, PC platforms to replace expensive PBX hardware; the (More info...)

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Forbes MEET II - Beverly Hills - October 24-25
Forbes MEET II
Turmoil & Transitions: Building the Next Digital Revolution
Oct. 24-25, 2007
The Beverly Hills Hotel, Beverly Hills, CA

Meet the drivers of the next digital revolution for an intensive look at how to succeed in a rapidly evolving world where both new and old-line businesses compete for a foothold. Get ready to engage in a truly powerhouse forum as you join forces with Forbes editors and today’s A-list players.

Headlining this executive-only forum is a unique lineup of media moguls and news-making visionaries. Speakers include: InterActive Corp.’s Barry Diller, Disney’s Robert Iger, MGM’s Harry Sloan, AT&T’s Randall Stephenson, Yucaipa Companies’ Ron Burkle; plus CEOs and leading execs from YouTube, Move Networks, 2929 Entertainment, Fox Mobile Entertainment, Glam Media, 24/7 Real Media, Inc., United Talent Agency, Cisco, BitTorrent, Zelnick Media, Sony Pictures Digital, Nokia, Google, Yahoo! and more.

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