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Bruce V. Bigelow
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Lives in La Mesa, CA, 91941, in the San Diego metropolitan area
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The #hashtag is everywhere today. But it wasn't always so. In fact, Twitter resisted hashtag use until 2009. Chris Messina began his guerilla campaign to use the hash symbol on Twitter in 2007, and there's an interesting San Diego angle to how it caught on. http://bit.ly/1AQceMv
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Feds Provide Funding, Expertise to Help Mapp Bio accelerate work on ZMapp, experimental Ebola drug http://bit.ly/1qnwuCg
The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services said today it would provide its expertise and as much as $42.3 million to help San Diego-based Mapp Biopha
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Is the window closing for life sciences IPOs? Two companies postponed their offerings this week, as San Diego's Otonomy considers what to do. Their IPO is expected any day now.

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San Diego startup CEO Ethan Senturia defies convention. Moving to Silicon Valley Is Not an Option | Xconomy http://bit.ly/1ypMmY8
When I started Dealstruck, one of the first questions most people would ask me was, “So, when are you moving to The Valley?” Repeatedly I was told, “There
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Someone I know pretty well did this: A new online class for parents of college-bound teens who want to cut their cost of college http://bit.ly/1rWUYVH
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Tight Budgets Hinder Response as Ebola “Hot Zone” Gets Hotter; Mapp Bio Steps Onto Global Stage | Xconomy http://bit.ly/1tJTkVR
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I'm curious how software developers in San Diego view this move. What does Qualcomm's decision to hold its annual developers conference in San Francisco (outside of San Diego for the first time in 13 years) mean for San Diego's software ecosystem? http://bit.ly/UO70S8
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Where "Big Data" meets "Big Biology:" Diagnostics technology being developed by San Diego's Epic Sciences uses antiibodies that fluoresce in the presence of keratins to differentiate circulating tumor cells from millions of normal cells in a patient's blood sample. The company scans a slide to identify and characterize circulating tumor cells.

http://www.xconomy.com/san-diego/2014/07/30/epic-sciences-raises-30m-to-advance-cancer-diagnostics/
It’s been about six years since San Diego’s Epic Sciences was founded to commercialize technology that Peter Kuhn and others developed at The Scripps Resea
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Software industry leaders in San Diego often lament the shortage of qualified software developers . Could the tech community do more to tap this nearby resource in Tijuana? Freelance correspondent Sam Quinones reports on how an Emerging Startup Scene Sparks Hope for Tech Renaissance in Tijuana | Xconomy http://bit.ly/1qq03Uz
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San Diego's Lumena Pharmaceuticals gets acquired by Shire while enroute to IPO.  http://bit.ly/1mOwDPh
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Journalist, Editor, Online Media
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  • Xconomy
    Editor, Xconomy San Diego, 2008 - present
  • The San Diego Union-Tribune
    Staff Writer, 1990 - 2008
  • The Associated Press
    Reporter and Editor, 1984 - 1990
  • The Kansas City Times/Star
    Reporter, 1981 - 1984
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La Mesa, CA, 91941, in the San Diego metropolitan area
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Journalist and Editor, Xconomy San Diego
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I've been a journalist for nearly 35 years, and have lived in San Diego since 1990. I grew up in Colorado, and attended college on the West Coast.

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Shared the 2006 Pulitzer Prize in National Reporting
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  • Columbia University
    Journalism, 1978 - 1979
  • University of California, Berkeley
    English Literature, 1975 - 1977
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