Tag: Orange

Orange Coast College’s $113-million Student Union, College Center near completion

Orange Coast College has been a relative ghost town since students transitioned to distance learning in March during the coronavirus pandemic, but for work crews, planners and designers the past few months have been busier than ever.

And that work is beginning to bear fruit as officials with Orange Coast — still mainly closed as online instruction continues through the fall — announce the completion of several major building projects on the Costa Mesa campus that have been in the pipeline for more than a decade.

Without the usual fanfare of a ribbon-cutting ceremony and public unveiling, work wrapped up


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Rivian Snags $2.5 Billion More

Electric truck maker Rivian, which has development offices in Irvine and Carson, California, said this week that it has raised an additional $2.5 billion in funding. The new funding round was led by T. Rowe Price Associates, and also included Soros Fund Management, Fidelity, Baron Capital, and Amazon and BlackRock. Rivian is in the midst of bringing its first vehicles–the RT1 pickup and RS1 SUV–to market….Continue →

Facebook SDK Upgrade Appears To Cause Widespread App Crashes

iPhone apps from Los Angeles-based dating app developer Tinder–not to mention