Virtual reality arcade brings innovative entertainment to Tempe
Apr14

Virtual reality arcade brings innovative entertainment to Tempe

VR Junkies just opened in Tempe this January, but it already has loyal customers. Michael Turner, a 19-year-old who just moved to the Valley from Atlanta, burst through the virtual reality arcade’s doors on a Monday evening. He said he tried out the games at the arcade’s grand opening and has been dying to return. “It’s something I’ve always wanted, since I first started playing games when I was a little kid—I wanted to be part of the...

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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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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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