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Budding entrepreneurs get free help from local library

KTAR | October 18, 2016

The workshop’s in conjunction with Arizona State University’s Entrepreneurship Outreach Network. Beck says “Startup School” participants will have a networking opportunity too. Class begins at 6:00 and goes through 7:30.

Scottsdale Public Library receives national innovation distinction

Scottsdale Independent | October 17, 2016

The Eureka Loft was formed as a partnership with the library, city of Scottsdale’s Economic Development Department and Arizona State University in 2013.  Over 7,000 people have participated in activities at the Eureka Loft.

Carbon capture is a license to pollute, say scientists

Seeker | October 17, 2016

Leading negative emissions researchers fear the paper's strong opposition to their work will serve to undermine research into a process they believe could prove critical to the future of the earth.

"The moral hazard is in blocking this approach, which I see this paper as doing," said Klaus Lackner, director of the Center for Negative Carbon Emissions at Arizona State University.

Experts: Quest for convenience may weaken cybersecurity

AZ Big Media | October 17, 2016

“Due to the Internet, our society heavily relies on network-centric cyber infrastructures. Any security flaws will cause significant impact and consequences would be tremendous,” said Gail-Joon Ahn, director at the Center for Cybersecurity and Digital Forensics at Arizona State University.

New co-working space opening at SkySong

AZ Big Media | October 17, 2016

The space is located on the ground floor in SkySong 1, and is named 1951@SkySong for the year Scottsdale was incorporated. The space is a next step in ASU’s efforts to support the region’s entrepreneurial enterprise.  Community startups can purchase tiered memberships with access to varying levels of space, technology, training and mentoring from ASU faculty and the university’s Entrepreneurship + Innovation experts. might have missed the forest for the trees.

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