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Google-owned Makani Power Expands Lease at Alameda Point

Makani Power, a wind energy company owned by Internet search giant Google, has renewed its lease at Alameda Point, with additional space.


Bank of Marin to Buy Bank of Alameda

Bank of Marin Bancorp has struck a deal to acquire the Bank of Alameda.

Bank of Marin Bancorp announced yesterday that it has struck a deal to acquire NorCal Community Bancorp, the parent company of Bank of Alameda.


Alameda’s BioTime to Raise $9 million in Capital

BioTime is raising $9 million through a registered direct offering. (Google Street View)

Alameda’s BioTime, Inc. announced this week that it intends to raise $9 million through the sale of some 2 million common shares and 545,000 warrants in a registered direct offering.


InSite Vision Posts First Quarter Results

InSite Vision reported quarterly financial results this week. (Google Street View)

InSite Vision of Alameda reported first quarter results earlier this week, for the quarter ended March 31, 2013.


Alameda’s Perforce Software Introduces New Document Collaboration Product

Perforce Software has historically been used almost exclusively by software engineering departments. (Google Street View)

Alameda’s Perforce Software announced a new enterprise version management software product yesterday intended for use by company-wide business teams. Until now, the company has been known primarily for software versioning tools used by engineering and development teams.


Alameda’s InSite Vision Reports 2012 Financial Results

InSite Vision reported full-year financial results yesterday. (Google Street View)

Alameda’s InSite vision reported fourth quarter and full-year 2012 financial results yesterday. Revenues for the year ended December 31, 2012 were $21.6 million compared to $15.9 million in 2011.


Wind River Host BUILD Youth Entrepreneurship Event

Earlier this week, Wind River hosted a BUILD entrepreneurship event for area youth. (Courtesy Photo)

On Wednesday, Alameda-based Wind River, in conjunction with BUILD, hosted a youth entrepreneurship for students to practice the development of their business ideas.


Alameda High Twelfth Grader Ranks in Mobile App Contest

Alameda High 12th grader James Fong ranked as a finalist in Samsung’s Mobile Apps Boot Camp contest.

James Fong, a 12th grader at Alameda High School, will receive a new Samsung smartphone after ranking fifth in the company’s 2012 Mobile Application Boot Camp contest.


Biotech Firm AllCells to Relocate to Alameda

AllCells LLC, of Emeryville, California, a life science industry provider of human hematologic tissue such as bone marrow, peripheral blood and primary cells announced today that it will relocate to Harbor Bay Business Park in Alameda next year.


Bank of Alameda Parent Company Reports Profit

NorCal Community Bancorp, the parent company for Bank of Alameda, reported financial results yesterday. The company realized third quarter net income of $265,000 or $0.02 per diluted share, compared to net income of $98,000, or $0.01 per diluted share, in the same quarter last year.