Get your tickets to Meltdown in the Desert
May15

Get your tickets to Meltdown in the Desert

Coming to Phoenix this June is Meltdown in the Desert, a social media marketing-focused event that will provide attendees with lasting knowledge on how to use social platforms to create successful businesses. This is the event’s second run in the Valley, and is an absolute must-attend for seasoned and beginning entrepreneurs alike. Meltdown in the Desert will be hosted by Galvanize, a tech-based learning and co-op workspace that just...

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California-based gaming company to host tournament in Gilbert
Apr28

California-based gaming company to host tournament in Gilbert

Super League Gaming, a company based out of Santa Monica that brings gaming competitions to movie theaters, is launching a Minecraft tournament here in the Valley. The company has partnered with Harkins Theatres, and will be using the theater in the SanTan Village shopping center in Gilbert to host the event. This tournament is open for kids and teens, and local team Phoenix Blaze will be competing. This event is a great opportunity...

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5 Tips for Securing Your Data
Apr19

5 Tips for Securing Your Data

Data security is crucial, and not just for Fortune 500 companies, but for small businesses as well. It’s common for small business owners to think that data hackers won’t bother with a small company, but it’s typically easier for hackers to get into smaller entities’ databases that have less sophisticated security systems. In fact, according to the 2016 Internet Security Threat Report from Symantec, 62 percent of data theft victims...

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Uber’s teen driving service arrives in Phoenix
Mar27

Uber’s teen driving service arrives in Phoenix

Self-driving cars are no longer the only service that Uber Technologies Inc. is testing out in the Phoenix area. The once 18-and-over San Francisco-based driving company is introducing their new teen driving service to the Valley.  Now people ages 13 to 17 can get a safe and reliable ride with Uber’s teen driving program. Before this service was created, Uber had the long-standing rule that anyone under the age of 18 had to be...

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Tempe tech startup Prospectiy.io plans for expansion
Mar22

Tempe tech startup Prospectiy.io plans for expansion

Prospectify, a Tempe based company from the Techstars cohort, announced in a press release this past Monday that they have successfully raised $1 million dollars in seed funding. This investment was led by Geekdom Fund from San Antonio, as well as Arizona Tech Investors and other strategic angel investors. The Techstars cohort is a global ecosystem that helps entrepreneurs build great businesses, making it a great group for startups...

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