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AZ Tech Beat | July 8, 2020

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Lil hackers: Where AZ kids learn to code

March 11, 2014 | 2

Children are exposed to technology at a younger age, so it makes sense that more kids are interested in computer programing and coding.

“Kids are naturally interested in this area,” said Kelly Smith, founder of the Mesa Code Club.

Teaching … Read More

eTranscripts Make College Applications Simpler

July 31, 2013 |

As students are gearing up for the start of the new school year, colleges are bracing themselves for the flood of applications and student transcripts from high schools across the country.

Traditionally, students requested their high schools to send … Read More

Charge Your Mobile Device…On A Bike?

April 2, 2013 | 2

Engineer and computer science students from Northern Arizona University (NAU), the Wind Powering American: Arizona Wind for Schools program, along with students from NAU’s triathlon and cycling teams came together to design an interactive method to charge an electronic … Read More

Arizona Technology Council Voices Support for College Students

March 16, 2013 |


Voluntary state-led initiative spearheaded by governors and state school chiefs is the right move to set Arizona’s students on the right path to career-readiness in Arizona’s second century.

As the strongest voice for Arizona’s high-technology industry, the Public Policy … Read More

Tech Girls ROCK!

March 14, 2013 |


On Wednesday, March 13, Tech Girls ROCKED the Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Scottsdale as, for the first time ever, the Clubs partnered with CA Technologies to offer more than 100 tween and teen girls a full-day … Read More

Parchment Inc. Receives $23.5 Million for its Series D Fund from Top VC Firms

October 22, 2012 |

Founded in 2003, Parchment has become the leader in the electronic transcript exchange business. Headquartered in Scottsdale, Arizona, they make it painfully easy to manage school transcript(s) online, and send / receive them to / from any educational institution. … Read More

Pearson Is The World’s Leading Learning Company

July 3, 2012 | 2

We started AZTechBeat for one reason–we want to bring more attention to the local tech scene and the diverse group of companies that operate here. It baffles us that the scene is largely ignored by local and national press. … Read More

Haiku Makes It Simple To Bring The Classroom To The Web

June 27, 2012 | 2

The last few decades have seen internet technology completely reshape many industries. Whether it’s the music industry, newspaper industry, or dozens of others–changes continue to happen at a dizzying speed. However, the education field has lagged behind when it … Read More