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MOVIE TICKET GIVEAWAY: Go ‘Interstellar’ with GetOut

October 27, 2014 – 12:00 am
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Looking for thrills that are out of this world? How about tickets to see Christopher Nolan’s much-anticipated space thriller?

Phoenix Comicon expands Valley pop-culture universe with December ‘Fan Fest’

September 28, 2014 – 10:17 am
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The brains behind the Valley’s biggest nerd convention are throwing their efforts into a second annual event, starting this Dec. 12-14, 2014.

Saboten Con jam-packed with gaming fun this weekend in Glendale

August 25, 2014 – 12:30 pm
The AZHP gaming room generally has a steady flow of tournament and casual gamers, as pictured above during the 2012 Saboten Con.

Saboten Con is slated to take place this labor day weekend in Glendale

Post-Con reflections: A Phoenix Comicon 2014 review

June 17, 2014 – 2:08 pm
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Phoenix Comicon has become one of the largest conventions in the U.S.

Lightning Octopus: Nathan Fillion is coming to Phoenix Comicon 2014

March 19, 2014 – 10:03 am
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I swear by my pretty floral bonnet that Phoenix Comicon is bringing Captain Reynolds himself this year.

Photos: TechShop Chandler/ASU Chandler Innovation Center

January 20, 2014 – 8:30 am
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The ribbon-cutting ceremony at the grand opening of the ASU Chandler Innovation Center and TechShop Chandler on Friday, Jan. 17, 2014

ASU’s TechShop do-it-yourself workshop opens in Chandler

January 20, 2014 – 8:15 am
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Arizona State University launched TechShop, a members-only do-it-yourself workshop, in its Chandler Innovation Center on Friday.

New show at TCA combines comics, cartoons with real-world space exploration

January 19, 2014 – 8:00 am
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American POP! explores the transformative effects that science fiction and popular culture have on our everyday lives and the technology that surrounds us. Tempe Center for the Arts and Arizona State University have worked together to create an exhibit that will investigate the relationship between popular culture, scientific inquiry, technological innovation and cultural change.R

Photos: ASU’s 2014 DevCon

January 13, 2014 – 10:45 am
There were a few cosplayers roaming the vendor hall.

Arizona State University’s first ever comic/anime convention dubbed DevCon took place over the weekend in Glendale.

Luxury Harkins megaplex planned for Fashion Square

January 13, 2014 – 8:00 am
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Development is underway on a new 14-screen megaplex cinema at Scottsdale Fashion Square.

Photos: Automotive tech at CES 2014

January 9, 2014 – 5:17 pm
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Data Doctors looks at the automotive technology on display at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, including Audi’s autonomous self-parking car.

Video/photos: Curved screens rule at CES in Las Vegas

January 8, 2014 – 12:05 pm
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The Consumer Electronics Show is underway in Las Vegas.

Video: Taiyou Con 2014

January 7, 2014 – 12:02 am
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Arizona’s first geek con of 2014: Taiyou Con

Photos: Taiyou Con 2014

January 6, 2014 – 5:31 pm
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Taiyou Con anime convention was held at The Hilton Phoenix East/Mesa on Jan. 3-5.