Archive for the ‘Enterprise’ Category

Dollars for Good: JPMorgan Chase Investing $3M in Dallas-Area Students, BCBS Accepting Grant Proposals

Posted by Taylor Lowder

EDUCATION

JPMORGAN CHASE INVESTING $3M IN DALLAS STUDENTS

As a part of JPMorgan Chase’s New Skills for Youth investment, the company has partnered with Dallas County Promise and the Commit Partnership to help students receive the skills they need for

Narrowing the Gender Gap: North Texas Groups Empowering Girls in STEM

Posted by Isabella Couture

The popular phrase “breaking the glass ceiling” has brought awareness to the issue of gender inequality in the workplace, primarily with regard to upper mobility and pay. But, with stereotypes firmly in place, gender inequality also exists in terms of

Healthcare Dealmakers: The Future of AI, Risks & Opportunities in Substance Abuse

Posted by Lance Murray

Well-known Dallas tech entrepreneur Dave Copps told those attending the Healthcare Dealmakers Conference that artificial intelligence is the wave of the future because data is, well, really important.

Dave Copps

Copps, founder and former CEO of Brainspace, a Cyxtera Business, …

RED Holographic Smartphone Coming to AT&T This Summer

Posted by Lance Murray

The first holographic smartphone will be available from AT&T Inc. this summer.

The Dallas-based telecom giant announced its plans to carry the RED Hydrogen One smartphone this week.

Verizon, which has a major regional presence in Dallas-Fort Worth, said it …

On Tap: Breaking Shadows, Women in Tech Awards & Startup Comedy Roast

Posted by Dallas Innovates

North Texas is a big place, with plenty to do, see, hear, and watch. So, we scour the internet every week to find events and activities for you. As always, events may change at any time, so check the event …

Insight Optics Takes Top Spot in Health Wildcatters Pitch Contest

Posted by Lance Murray

Insight Optics, a health-care startup co-located in Dallas and Atlanta, took the top prize Wednesday in the Health Wildcatter’s pitch competition at the Healthcare Dealmakers Conference at the Adolphus Hotel.

Aaron Enten, the 26-year-old president, CEO, and technical co-founder of …

Follow the Money: OncoNano Closes $11.7M Round, Perot Jain Backs 2 Startups, BP Energy Raising $475M

Posted by Lance Murray

ONCONANO CLOSES ON $11.7M SERIES A ROUND

Dallas-based OncoNano Medicine Inc. announced Thursday that it closed a $11.7 million Series A round, according to filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The round was arranged by Salem Partners, which participated

Dallas Invents: 86 Patents Granted for Week of May 8

Posted by Dallas Innovates

Dallas Invents is a weekly look at U.S. patents granted with a connection to the Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington metro area. Listings include patents granted to local assignees and/or those with a North Texas inventor. Patent activity can be an indicator of

Integrating Arts, Engineering, Entrepreneurship to Create World’s Most Intriguing Robot

Posted by Jeanne Spreier

UTDallas_University of Texas at Dallas_ Dallas Innovates is a Gold Founding SponsorIn today’s Shark Tank nation, where entrepreneurship has been popularized by the world of reality TV, having a PhD in arts and humanities might not seem like money (and time) well spent.

Think again.

Dallas native David F. Hanson, Jr. …

What Happens If We Don’t Invest in Innovation in Dallas?

Posted by Cynthia Nevels

Every day, we see new product and service innovations created in our local communities.

John Freisinger, executive director of Innovate ABQ, a new public-private partnership innovation center in Albuquerque, New Mexico, defines innovation as, “the application of invention or discovery …