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Monthly Archives: August 2014

13,900 jobs added to Arizona economy as technology booms

August 28, 2014 |

Over the past year, Arizona has been a hot spot for technology and business expansion. With the national eye watching what’s brewing in the Valley of the Sun, companies large and small have chosen to expand in a hotbed of … Read More

IO data center sold their desert dirt to REIT for $125M

August 28, 2014 |

Selling off desert dirt is the latest move from the worldwide leader in software-defined data centers. Today the company announced a partnership with Carter Validus Mission Critical REIT (CVMC, REIT) who acquired a 100 percent interest in the Phoenix and … Read More

Shovels, hearts and ebooks among finalists for Governor’s Innovation award

August 27, 2014 |

Every year, the Governor’s Celebration of Innovation awards recognize people and organizations that drive technology forward in Arizona. This year, the collection of winners and finalists includes everything from shovels and mining, to cloud software and biotechnology.

“Every year, the … Read More

Startup Traklight raises $350K from east coast angels

August 27, 2014 |

It’s your baby, you develop it, market it, and are building your customer base, and you don’t want someone stealing it-but how do you protect your intellectual property on a bootstrap budget? Startup Traklight, a self-guided, cloud-based, software platform that … Read More

Apriva partners with GoCoin to boost digital currency payments via smartphone

August 26, 2014 |

With new cryptocurrency weaving its way into the marketplace and new Bitcoin tellers popping up around town, more business owners are considering taking online currency as payment. One local business, Apriva, a secure end-to-end wireless transaction and information solutions company, announced … Read More

Startup co-founder Contatta Pat Sullivan to receive Lifetime Achievement Award

August 25, 2014 |

Pat Sullivan, co-founder and CEO of Contatta and formerly co-founder and CEO of SalesLogix and ACT!, will receive yet another award for his contribution to the business world and this time its the OneNeck IT Services People’s Choice Lifetime Achievement Award … Read More

Your next fender bender might get 3D scanned by the police

August 25, 2014 |

New 3D scanners are bringing a futuristic look and feel to Yuma Police Department crime scene documentation, the Yuma Sun reports.

The system, called FARO, uses lasers and mirrors to produce a panoramic 3D scan of an area.  Once transferred … Read More

Campus shooting survivor launches safety app for ASU students

August 25, 2014 |

With campus shootings and crime rattling the country in recent months, tech firms and universities have taken an advance turn to supply students with in-palm methods of alerting authorities about on-campus crimes.

Last week Arizona State University announced its launch … Read More

Gadgets for the Guru – Home Automation

August 22, 2014 |

Turn your house tech-savvy with these home automation gadgets!

Kwikset Kevo

Bring your home into the 21st century with Kwikset Kevo by UniKey. Yout smartphone will be transformed into a key used to unlock the doors of your home. The Kevo … Read More

Local startups help college students earn extra cash

August 21, 2014 |

Are you a struggling college student who is on a ramen noodles diet? Did you spend a huge chunk of change on this semester’s textbooks? Have your parents put you on a strict budget? If you answered yes to any … Read More