Thursday, October 18, 2007
5th International System-on-Chip (SoC) Conference
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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!

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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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Zag Partners With
Santa Monica-based Zag said yesterday that it has partnered with, to provide a used car search solution. Zag said that it is integrating the platform, to allow its customers to find used cars. provides white-label technology for searching for used cars. Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed. Zag is developing car shopping services and technology targeted at affinity groups, offering white-labeled online car buying capability to those groups. Zag is venture bac (More info...)

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Nexiant Names CEO
Irvine-based Nexiant, a provider of inventory management products, said Thursday that it has appointed Michael J. Hammons as the firm's President and CEO. Hammons takes over from Anton Visser, who will become Chief Marketing Officer of the firm. Hammons joins the company from ARGO Tracker Corporation, where he also served as CEO. He also has been at Cogen Communications Group, BancaDigital, Ernst & Young Consulting, and 3M. Nexiant is a provider of products used to control MRO materials; the fir (More info...)

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Los Angeles-based NxTV, a provider of in-room, IP-based hospitality and video-on-demand systems provider, said Wednesday that it has appointed Hooman Honary as Chief Technical Officer, and Eric Litwin as Senior Vice President of Applications Development. Honary joins the firm from Oxford Media, where he was also CTO; Honary has also served at Broadcom, Intel, and VxTel. Litwin joins the company from Countrywide Capital Markets, and has also been at Arthur Andersen Business Consulting. NxTV provi (More info...)

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Wave Group Acquires Irvine IT Firm
The Wave Group of Companies said Wednesday that it has acquired SDG, LLC, an Irvine-based provider of information security technology services. Financial terms were not disclosed. The Wave Group of Companies is a systems integration firm. According to the firm, SDG will become a wholly owned subsidiary. Both companies provide systems integration, information security, data management, and other services to enterprise customers.

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Boingo Adds Nokia Smartphone Support
Los Angeles-based Boingo Wireless said Wednesday that the firm has added support for a number of Nokia mobile devices. The expansion of the service will allow users of Nokia handsets and other Internet devices with access to Boingo's network of Wi-Fi hotspots. Financial terms of the agreement were not disclosed. Boingo said that the new Nokia devices supported by its network include S60-based smartphones and Linux-based Internet Tablets; the support will come as part of a download from Boingo's (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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