Arizona Technology News

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Door and window company relocates manufacturing headquarters to Mesa

A California-based door and window company has relocated its manufacturing headquarters to Mesa, the city announced Tuesday.
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Avondale to be new US-based home of British manufacturer

A relocation to a new facility in metro Phoenix will allow a British-based manufacturer to grow and create jobs later this year.
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Kim Komando

3 changes to make right away for privacy quick fixes

There are countless hackers, data-hungry companies, developers, advertisers, and snoops on the hunt for your information.
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Ken Colburn, Data Doctors

Ways to password-protect sensitive emailed documents

The best way to protect any document you have to send by email is to create a password to control both access and in some cases, ensuring the document can’t be changed.
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Torrence Dunham

New dialing procedure to take effect in October for many Arizona residents

Residents in three large area codes in Arizona will have to transition to 10-digit dialing later this year, the Arizona Corporation Commission announced.
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Torrence Dunham

Banner Phoenix launches new program to combat opioid overdoses

Banner - University Medical Center Phoenix has launched a new program that aims to combat the opioid epidemic by giving at-risk patients a medication to take home that rapidly reverses the life-threatening effects of an overdose.
5 months ago
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Great Hearts Academies enrollment for new online K-8 school opens Monday

Great Hearts Academies public charter school is launching its online program for K-8 students this fall. Enrollment opens Monday.
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Kim Komando

5 new Windows trick you’ll wish you knew before now

Here are five new Windows tricks to try out that include screen sharing and a better way to organize files.
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Ken Colburn, Data Doctors

Options for what to do with your old smartphones

If you have a drawerful of old cellphones, unless you sell them outright, you basically have four choices to choose from - repurpose, donate, trade in or recycle.
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Former Arizona DPS boss would prefer transparency in body-cam legislation

A former director of Arizona's state law enforcement agency said withholding trooper body-cam footage from the public, in certain circumstances under a proposed bill, could hurt transparency efforts.
6 months ago
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Kim Komando

Here’s why you get so many car warranty robocalls

Your best move when you realize it’s a robocall is to hang up the phone immediately and never press any numbers on your phone during the call.
6 months ago
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Ken Colburn, Data Doctors

Addressing common concerns about password managers

Understand that cybersecurity is never about achieving 100% security as it’s just not possible, so protecting how you manage your passwords is one of the most important things to focus on.
6 months ago
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Gabriel Gamino

Arizona launches ‘Drive48’ to train people for open manufacturing jobs

Arizona and other entities have partnered to launch a new state-of-the-art facility meant to train Arizonans to fill open manufacturing jobs and help meet industry demand.
6 months ago
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Kim Komando

3 Amazon privacy settings you need to change now

As with all things Big Tech, you can't skip the critical steps to ensure your privacy. Keep reading to tackle three of the biggest ones with your Amazon account.
6 months ago
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Ken Colburn, Data Doctors

Preventing malicious drive-by downloading

The only action it takes to become victimized in the "drive-by download" scenario is to simply visit a booby-trapped website.
6 months ago
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Griselda Zetino

Working from home here to stay for many state employees in Arizona

One year into the COVID-19 pandemic, many state employees in Arizona are still working from home and likely will continue to do so.
6 months ago
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Flight school opens new location at Chandler Municipal Airport

Award-winning flight school Sierra Charlie Aviation announced it has opened a new location at Chandler Municipal Airport.
6 months ago
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Kim Komando

5 ways to take better photos and videos with your phone

Your phone is chock-full of hidden features you’re not taking advantage of. Let’s go beyond the standard camera settings.
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Jake Anderson

Chandler’s Northrop Grumman leads team given missile defense contract

Northrop Grumman Corporation announced Thursday that it has been awarded a contract by the Missile Defence Agency for the Next Generation Inceptor program.
6 months ago
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Ken Colburn, Data Doctors

Understanding Windows 10 search indexing

If you work with and modify lots of files on a regular basis or transfer large quantities of new files to your computer, indexing can cause some slowing.
6 months ago
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Danny Shapiro

Maricopa Community Colleges set to resume classes after cyberattack

The Maricopa County Community College District is set to resume classes Monday after a cyberattack shut down learning for a week.
6 months ago
A ribbon cutting for four electric vehicle charging stations in El Mirage took place on Tuesday as ...
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El Mirage installs free electric vehicle charging stations

The city of El Mirage announced Tuesday that four free electric vehicle charging stations are now available for the public to use. 
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Torrence Dunham

Intel expanding Chandler campus with $20B investment, most in state history

Intel on Tuesday announced a plan to invest $20 billion and expand its semiconductor manufacturing operations in Chandler by building two new fabrication facilities.
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Kingman computer system slowly bouncing back from cyberattack

Officials in Kingman say the city’s computer system is slowly getting back to fully operational after a recent cyberattack.
6 months ago