Archive for July, 2018

Dallas Innovator Perk: 10 Free Tickets to Digital Fight Club 2018

Posted by Dallas Innovates

Mayhem, indeed. Ten of the sharpest wits in Dallas will spar in 5 “fights” on the hotbed of undecided topics in digital technology today. 

This year’s lineup has some real heavy hitters (pun intended), says Digital Dallas Founder Michael Pratt. …

What Do You Want to Drive? DFW Dealers Create Auto Subscription Programs

Posted by Lance Murray

Carrollton-based eCarOne and Hurst-based Essence Maserati & Alfa Romeo are joining the vehicle subscription trend by choosing Flexdrive as their technology partner to launch their vehicle subscription services.

Flexdrive is an Atlanta-based car technology and services company that enables car …

PTSD, Depression: MyndVR Tech Puts Aging Veterans In a Peaceful Place

Posted by Lance Murray

Addison-based tech, health, and wellness company MyndVR has partnered with a veterans home in New York, helping the seniors there who are living with depression, PTSD, dementia, and other age-related illnesses by using virtual reality technology.  

Immersive and meaningful experiences

The Cloud: Wrangling Your Migration Challenges

Posted by Kyle Berry

Stop for a moment and think about your business. 

What kind of company do you work for?  Is it an IT company? More than likely, it’s a manufacturing company, an energy company, a retail company, a health care company, or …

New Windsong Ranch Owners Plan to Complete Crystal Lagoon

Posted by Lance Murray

The unique Crystal Lagoon in Prosper is headed for completion, thanks to a new real estate partnership.

Windsong Ranch, the 2,030-acre master-planned community in Prosper has been bought in a joint acquisition by Texas real estate investors Craig Martin and …

Michael Cope: As a Mentor, He’s ‘Been There and Done That’

Posted by David Kirkpatrick

The “Meet the Mentor” series is a way for Dallas Innovates to celebrate the depth and breadth of mentors in North Texas and highlight the collected wisdom and experience available to the startup community, entrepreneurs, and other seekers of knowledge. 

RevTech Closes $10M Follow-On Fund to Support Portfolio Companies

Posted by Lance Murray

Dallas-based RevTech announced the initial close of a $10-million follow-on fund that it said will allow the retail seed fund and venture accelerator to support portfolio companies as they scale.

Investments range from preseed to series A funding.

Managing Director …

Can User Experience (UX)
Save Lives?

Posted by Reagan Alhadef

User Experience encompasses all aspects of the end-user’s interaction with the company, its services, and its products. As User Experience (UX) expands beyond software navigation and app interaction, the effects of UX on a variety of industries are increasingly apparent.

Discovery: UTD’s Big Week for Research, UTSW Researcher Honored, How Ancient Native Americans Used Fire

Posted by Lance Murray

UTD MAKES WIND POWER ADVANCES, QUALIFIES FOR MILLIONS IN FUNDING AFTER REACHING BENCHMARKS

Whats new, next, and reimagined in Dallas-Fort Worth ResearchIt was a big week for research at the University of Texas at Dallas.

On Monday, the university was featured in an article on the Windpower Engineering …

Dallas’ Roomored Now Designing Virtual Walk-throughs for Major Homebuilders

Posted by Nicholas Sakelaris

With the touch of his fingers, Farrukh Malik navigates from room to room inside a digital floor plan for a house.

A few swipes later, he’s changing the color and style of cabinets, the countertops, flooring, and paint. He’s swapping …