Archive for December, 2016

New Cook Children’s Trophy Club Integrates Patients’ Ideas

Posted by Justin Smith

If you wanted to build the best clinic possible for patients, how would you design it?

Why not let the patient do the designing themselves?

Next spring, I will open Cook Children’s Trophy Club, as a “pediatric clinic built by …

Sabre’s Technology Gives Airlines the ‘Connected Crew’

Posted by Pranay Das

Crew management has never been a straightforward job. The ripple effect of disruptions can split crews apart, dealing a blow to any given flight’s crew manifest. Crew controllers are the wizards behind the curtain, moving the pieces as seamlessly as …

Oak Cliff ‘Athleisure-wear’ Startup Expects 2017 Growth

Posted by Dave Montgomery

Eight months after launching an athleisure-wear company that they bought in Cincinnati and brought to Dallas, identical twins Terrence and Tim Maiden envision a year of robust growth for a brand that offers not only clothes, but inspiration.

Appropriately named …

Frisco Becomes 1st Inland Proving Ground For Smart Car Tech

Posted by Dave Moore

smart citiesThe Smart Cars have landed. On Nov. 9, Frisco became the first U.S. city outside the San Francisco Bay area to test Smart Car technology on public streets — a four-mile loop on Frisco’s south side, north of Stonebriar Centre.…

CyrusOne Helps Business Leaders Handle Data Explosion

Posted by CyrusOne

WITH EXPANDING IT INFRASTRUCTURE, COMPANIES TURN TO DATA CENTERS


It is rare to come across someone who doesn’t own some type of smart device — whether that is a smartphone, tablet, or watch.

The increase in popularity of these devices …

Year in Review | Our Top 10 Stories of 2016

Posted by Jana J. Pruet

This year is quickly coming to a close, so it’s a great time to take a look back at our top 10 most-read stories of the year. From restaurants to research to local startups, these are the stories that resonated …

On Tap: Hip Hop Nutcracker, Mod NYE, & Streaming Lights at Reunion Tower

Posted by Jana J. Pruet

Editor’s Picks of events for Dec. 22 – Jan. 4.

Thursday, Dec. 22

LONESTAR TAPS & CAPS POPUP DINNER WEEK — 7 p.m. at 4740 TX-121, Suite 500, in Lewisville. Lone Star Taps & Caps is celebrating the holidays with …

TEX Rail Project Gets Boost With Federal Grant

Posted by Nicholas Sakelaris

The 27-mile TEX Rail project could be operating from downtown Fort Worth to Dallas Fort Worth International Airport by 2018 thanks to a $499 million federal grant, the Dallas Morning News reported.

The remaining funding for the $1 billion …

Carvana Introduces Car Vending Machine, Could Dallas Be Next?

Posted by Nicholas Sakelaris

UPDATED at 10:15 a.m.

Well, it looks like Carvana has finally confirmed its newest location that will be opening in Frisco early this year, according to a report from The Dallas Morning News.

The “verticle automotive dealership” will be just …

Top 5 Voices Columns of 2016 Struck a Chord with Readers

Posted by Jana J. Pruet

It’s been a great first year at Dallas Innovates, and as you know we invited guest writers, or Voices columnists, if you will, to share their views and visions for the Dallas-Fort Worth region. These columnists are experts, thought …