GreenBiz 17 boosts sustainability in Phoenix, beyond
Feb20

GreenBiz 17 boosts sustainability in Phoenix, beyond

We’re huge on sustainability here in metro Phoenix. From Arizona State University’s School of Sustainability to our place on the US Green Building Council’s top 10 cities for LEED-certified construction, it’s clear that we Phoenicians are doing our part to take care of the planet. It comes as no surprise, then, that GreenBiz chose to host its sustainability conference in Phoenix for a third year in a row. GreenBiz uses its websites,...

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Local HTF Expo combines health and technology
Feb15

Local HTF Expo combines health and technology

The advancement of technology in the healthcare world is constantly evolving. Whether it’s advances in prosthetics, tooth regeneration, or the fact that you can actually video chat with a doctor in mere seconds, you never know what’s on the horizon. What all these innovations have in common are passionate and committed minds behind them, and those are the two qualities that have the ability to change the healthcare world forever. The...

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Four ways to make your office a productive space for employees
Feb14

Four ways to make your office a productive space for employees

In our last article, we discussed the importance of aligning your office space with your company’s culture to get the most out of its most valuable asset: the people. By properly doing so, you can increase productivity, collaboration, and innovation. Now I want to share with you what a company should consider to pull this alignment off. The workplace is not just where work happens; it’s also a place that determines how work happens....

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ASU’s Innovation Day shows off latest innovations in VR, tech wearables & more
Feb07

ASU’s Innovation Day shows off latest innovations in VR, tech wearables & more

The young girl’s eyes lit up as she moved the drone up and down with the controller, bringing it as close to the floor as she could without landing and then pulling it back up into the air again. She was learning how to fly drones at ASU’s Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication’s Innovation Day event on February 3rd. Just one stop on ASU’s Night of the Open Door event, Innovation Day was held to inform community...

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Arizonans try out smart home technology with the Amazon Echo
Jan27

Arizonans try out smart home technology with the Amazon Echo

One of the biggest hits this holiday season was smart-home devices—small devices that use voice-recognition software and artificial intelligence to complete tasks for their users. One of the most well-known smart-home devices is the Amazon Echo, created and sold by the online retailer Amazon. There are two versions of the device: the regular Echo, and the smaller and cheaper Echo Dot. The full Echo sells for $179.99 and the Echo Dot...

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