Arizona Technology News

A technician laser-milling a needle designed with custom geometry to enable the Neuralink's R1 Robo...
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Elon Musk’s Neuralink begins clinical trials in Phoenix

Elon Musk’s neurotechnology company Neuralink is conducting clinical trials in Phoenix for its brain implant device.
19 days ago
Electric vehicles are on display at an Electrify Expo festival...
KTAR.com

Electrify Expo, a 2-day electric vehicle festival, is pulling into Glendale this weekend

Electrify Expo, which bills itself as the world's largest electric vehicle festival, is speeding into Glendale this weekend for the first time.
21 days ago
GCC's GSOC will be represented at the White House on Monday for a cybersecurity jobs expo. (Photo b...
Damon Allred

Glendale Community College represented at White House for jobs in cyber event

Members from Glendale Community College's Guacho Security Operations Center (GSOC) will visit the White House on Monday.
24 days ago
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KTAR Video

Video: Are people soon to be replaced at work by AI?

With the rapid influx of articial intelligence in our society, Chris & Joe wonder if AI is powerful enough to replace us all. Video: Felisa Cárdenas and Ed Cole/KTAR News Photo Credit: Leon Neal/Getty Images
28 days ago
A solar installer works on the roof of a home in Frankfort, Ky., July 17, 2023. Arizona received a ...
Kevin Stone

Arizona gets $156.12 million grant from federal Solar For All program on Earth Day

The Biden administration gave Arizona a nice Earth Day present in the form of a $156.12 million grant from the Solar For All program.
1 month ago
Split image of an Amazon delivery drone in the sky on the left and an Amazon box that says "Gravity...
Kevin Stone

Amazon drone delivery landing in Phoenix area later this year, company announces

Internet retail giant Amazon announced plans to deploy its drone delivery service in metro Phoenix later this year.
1 month ago
During an earnings call on April 18, 2024, the Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. said engineer...
Amy Edelen/Phoenix Business Journal

Wafer production underway at TSMC’s Phoenix factory; Q1 earnings beat expectations

Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. is making “significant progress” on its north Phoenix site with engineering wafer production already underway.
1 month ago
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KTAR Video

Video: Amid emerging popularity in true crime podcasts, @KSLNews’ ‘The Letter’ continues to grow

KSL News podcast host Amy Donaldson joins the Chris & Joe Show to discuss the growing interest in true crime podcasts and give insight into season two of “The Letter.” The Letter podcast rolled out its unexpected second season Tuesday, highlighting generational questions about trauma and forgiveness stemming from the 1982 murders of two young […]
1 month ago
Content at Scale is moving its headquarters to Scottsdale. (Content at Scale Photo)...
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AI writing platform Content at Scale moving headquarters to Scottsdale

AI writing platform Content at Scale announced it is moving its headquarters across town from Glendale to Scottsdale,
1 month ago
Photo illustration of cryptocurrency in front of price chart on a computer. Arizona has entered int...
Kevin Stone

Arizona enters into multistate settlement with TradeStation over crypto investment program

Arizona has entered into a $1.5 million multistate settlement with TradeStation over a crypto interest-earning program.
1 month ago
Kate Gallego called TSMC's expansion in Phoenix a "success story." (Photo by Annabelle Chih/Getty I...
KTAR.com

Phoenix mayor says TSMC ‘success story’ led to expanded presence in town

Phoenix Mayor Kate Gallego believes Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company's expansion in town is well warranted.
1 month ago
A woman removes an Uber Eats bag from the trunk of a Waymo autonomous vehicle. Waymo and Uber Eats ...
Kevin Stone

Waymo, Uber Eats announce partnership for driverless food delivery in metro Phoenix

Waymo and Uber are expanding their partnership in metro Phoenix to include a driverless food delivery program through Uber Eats.
2 months ago
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SuElen Rivera

6 electric vehicle charging stations now available at libraries across Phoenix

Six electric vehicle charging stations are now available at public libraries across Phoenix.
2 months ago
Students wear virtual reality headsets in the Dreamscape Learn pod at ASU Prep Pilgrim Rest Element...
Kevin Stone

Phoenix school launching immersive classroom program with virtual reality technology

A Phoenix school is launching an innovative immersive classroom program that utilizes virtual reality technology.
2 months ago
iPhone 15 phones are shown during an announcement of new products on the Apple campus in Cupertino,...
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Arizona joins federal lawsuit against tech giant Apple over alleged smartphone monopoly

The Justice Department and 16 attorneys general, including Arizona’s, filed a blockbuster lawsuit accusing Apple of monopolizing the smartphone market.
2 months ago
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Video: President Joe Biden talks up computer chip investment at Intel campus in Arizona

President Joe Biden on Wednesday celebrated an agreement to provide Intel with up to $8.5 billion in direct funding and $11 billion in loans for computer chip plants around the country, talking up the investment in the political battleground state of Arizona and calling it a way of “bringing the future back to America.” KTAR […]
2 months ago
Biden administration invests billions for Intel in Arizona, elsewhere...
Associated Press

President Joe Biden talks up computer chip investment at Intel campus in Chandler

President Joe Biden touted a federal investment into Intel in Arizona while visiting the semiconductor manufacturer’s Ocotillo campus.
2 months ago
President Joe Biden spoke at a campaign event at Phoenix's El Portal restaurant Tuesday, March 19, ...
Kevin Stone

President Joe Biden to tout huge semiconductor industry investment during Valley appearance

President Joe Biden will tout a new multibillion-dollar semiconductor industry investment when he visits Intel's campus in Chandler on Wednesday.
2 months ago
Pentagon Technologies in View 202...
Damon Allred

Pentagon Technologies to build $50 million semiconductor cleaning facility in Mesa

Construction is underway for a semiconductor equipment cleaning facility in southeast Mesa expected to open later this year.
3 months ago
Split image of a Spin e-scooter on the left and the boundary map for Phoenix's Shared Micromobility...
Kevin Stone

Phoenix pilot program allows e-scooter, e-bike and bicycle rentals 24 hours a day

Phoenix is expanding its Shared Micromobility Program on a trial basis, allowing e-bike, e-scooter and bicycle riders to rent and roll all night.
3 months ago
A gloved hand holds a Planatome surgical blade...
Kevin Stone

Planatome, a Phoenix-based surgical blade maker, plans to double size of workforce

Planatome, a Phoenix-based medical device company that makes advanced surgical blades, announced plans to double its workforce.
3 months ago
Chandler innovation fair 2024 East Valley...
Serena O'Sullivan

Chandler Innovation Fair to celebrate innovation with hundreds of hands-on science exhibits

The yearly Chandler Innovation Fair, which celebrates innovators and scientists of all ages in the East Valley, will return on Saturday.
3 months ago
Amkor Technology to bring semiconductor facility to Peoria...
Serena O'Sullivan

Peoria City Council paves the way for new semiconductor packaging and test facility

Tempe-based Amkor Technology is set to launch an advanced semiconductor packaging and test facility in north Peoria, officials said.
3 months ago
Doctors at Banner – University Medical Center Phoenix used the FARAPULSE Pulsed Field Ablation Sy...
Kevin Stone

Banner – University Medical Center Phoenix debuts new atrial fibrillation treatment

Banner – University Medical Center Phoenix is now treating atrial fibrillation with a new device that reduces the risk of complications.
3 months ago