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Innovator Alert: Apply Now

by | Feb 15, 2019
Browse our curated selection of opportunities for innovators. You'll find the applications for Micro-Residencies with the City of Dallas, Startup Dallas Week, Health Wildcatters' Texas Healthcare Challenge, and Fast Company's Innovation by Design Awards.
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DHD Films Shows Off Group VR in Dallas Showcase
Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Business graduate Hussain Manjee's company, DHD Films, has partnered up to bring a group virtuality experience to the masses.
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Things to Do for innovators in Dallas-Fort Worth | Dallas Innovates Weekly Calendar
Calendar: HackUTD, National Engineers Week, Business Growth Summit 2019
by | Feb 1, 2019
From improving life through technology (Open Data Day) to movie Monday (EarthxFilm), browse our curated selection of events to plan your next week—and beyond.
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SMU to Break Ground Friday on Its New Hub for Research and Innovation
by | Feb 20, 2019
The Gerald J. Ford Hall for Research and Innovation is being built to encourage advanced computing and interdisciplinary research at SMU. Housed inside will be the AT&T Center for Virtualization, the Dedman College Interdisciplinary Institute, the Visualization Lab, and the newly relocated Hart eCenter and SMU Guildhall.
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Dallas Invents: 104 Patents Granted for Week of Feb. 12

by | Feb 20, 2019
Dallas-Fort Worth ranked No. 11 for patents out of 250 metros. Patents granted include: • Groupchatter's wireless group alerting or messaging • Match Group's profile matching • Toyota's methods for adjusting vehicle parameters according to merging lanes • Verizon and Redbox's system for a media-on-demand-based programming channel • TXU Energy's analyzed energy usage and home automation • An unassigned patent for an alarm that could prevent a passenger from being left in a vehicle
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Texas Rangers Golf Club: High Tech Becomes Par for the Course
by | Feb 19, 2019
The golf carts being used at the new course have a high-tech system with GPS, the ability to summon a beverage cart, and even a feature to shut down your cart if you venture too close to a hazardous boundary.
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DI People: Sabre, Ryan, SpotSee Announce Leadership Moves
by | Feb 19, 2019
Also, you’ll find news from GDC Technics, HPY, and Medical City Fort Worth in this roundup of leadership and personnel activity involving companies in North Texas.
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How Hacware’s Female Founder is Addressing the Human Element of Cybersecurity
by | Feb 19, 2019
Tiffany Ricks, the 'chief hacker' at Dallas-based Hacware, began to notice that companies were most at-risk due to human error or an employee's lack of knowledge. So, she created Mystery, an autonomous application that sets up phishing campaigns to detect who is most in danger of an attack.
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ICYMI: Texas Healthcare Challenge Recap, StackPath Helps Form Kinetic Edge Alliance, Topgolf Moves Into Esports

by | Feb 16, 2019
From tech bytes (IBM, UTD, Physmodo) to accolades (Masergy, McKinney, and more) to our weekly top 10 (Angie's List parent acquires Fixd Repair), here's your rundown on ideas and innovation in North Texas.
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Health Wildcatters Hacks Healthcare with First Texas Challenge
by | Feb 16, 2019
The first Texas Healthcare Challenge was a hackathon aimed at solving some of the largest problems plaguing the modern healthcare industry. Great minds of diverse education, careers, and social backgrounds came together in ad hoc teams to solve some of healthcare's largest challenges. Here are the winners and finalists of the 2019 Texas Healthcare Challenge.
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