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Trounson Appointment Comments Begin CIRM Directors Meeting

The governing board of the $3 billion California stem cell agency this morning began its meeting at 9:08 a.m. with an immediate comment on the Trounson Affair.Board Chairman Jonathan Thomas reiterated the steps taken by the agency so far and said maint...

TechWire
PlaceUs App Tracks and Records Daily Activities

Jul 24, 2014

Palo Alto-based Alohar Mobile's new PlaceUs app uses "ambient sensing technology" that learns about a person's daily activities, allowing it to anticipate things like the need to send a text message when you are running late, or a reminder to buy milk ...

TechWire
To Snag Hit-and-Run Drivers, Calif. Officials Want to Tap Technology

Jul 24, 2014

As part of the push, Los Angeles is upgrading its ATSAC system — automated traffic surveillance and control — to use digital cameras that can be moved remotely to follow the action of a crash scene and get enhanced images.

The post To Snag Hit-and-Run Drivers, Calif. Officials Want to Tap Technology appeared...

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California’s Department of Public Health Begins Soft Launch of Open Data Portal

Jul 24, 2014

HHS expects to integrate data from multiple departments as the open data portal develops.

The post California’s Department of Public Health Begins Soft Launch of Open Data Portal appeared first on TechWire.net.


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July 24: Michele Robinson to Appear on TechLeader.TV

Jul 24, 2014

Robinson, who was appointed to her current position last year, leads the California Information Security Office (CISO). The post July 24: Michele Robinson to Appear on TechLeader.TV appeared first on TechWire.net.

California Stem Cell Report
Coming Up: Live Coverage of Today’s California Stem Cell Meeting

The California Stem Cell Report will provide live, gavel-to-gavel coverage of today's meeting of the 29 members of the governing board of the $3 billion California stem Cell agency, which is expected to lop $15 million from its ambitious Alph...

California Stem Cell Report
A Brief Look at the $12 Million California Stem Cell Bridging Program

The directors of the California stem cell agency later today are expected to approve $1.2 million for two University of California stem cell researchers as part of what the agency calls a “bridging” program.


The effort has received little attention but could be a key for some research as scientists try to turn...

HealthyCal.org
Home Blood Pressure-Monitoring Devices Reduce Health Care Costs

Jul 23, 2014

By Fran Kritz Home blood pressure monitoring devices can save money by improving healthcare quality and reducing healthcare costs, according to a new study funded by the American Heart Association. According to the researchers, more than 76 million a...

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California Stem Cell Report
California Stem Cell Agency Director Prieto Defends Agency in Trounson Affair

One of the long-standing directors of the $3 billion California stem cell agency has taken issue with an item earlier today headlined “Fallout From the Trounson Affair: A Taint on the California Stem Cell Agency.”


In an email, Francisco Prieto, a Sacramento physician, said, among other things, that it is “grossly unfair” to...

YubaNet.com
Klamath Lightning Update

Jul 23, 2014

YREKA, Calif. July 23, 2014 - A storm moved across the area last night and the western portion of the Klamath National Forest and Siskiyou County received a significant amount of lightning -- nearly 600 down strikes recorded. As of early this morning t...

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