Archive for the ‘Invention’ Category

Dallas Invents: 138 Patents Granted for Week of Nov. 10

Posted by Quincy Preston

Dallas Fort Worth: U.S. Patents Granted in the Dallas Fort Worth region.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

ICYMI: What’s New and Next in Dallas-Fort Worth Innovation

Posted by Quincy Preston

News travels fast, and we’re here to help you keep up.

Every weekday, Dallas Innovates brings you up to date on what you may have missed in the region’s top innovation, technology, and impact news. From startup to enterprise, education

Calendar: Not-to-Miss Virtual Events for Innovators in Dallas-Fort Worth

Posted by Lauren Hawkins

North Texas has plenty to see, hear, and watch. 

But in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic, things to do are a little different. We’ve rounded up a few events and activities for innovators so you can stay involved from

EVERY LAST WORD: ‘I think most startups fail due to bad management, not due to bad technology.’

Posted by Quincy Preston

We love folks who have a way with words. 

Here’s a roundup of quotes from North Texas innovators that inspire, inform, motivate, or simply make us laugh.

Dallas Innovates publishes “The Last Word” each day in the Dallas Innovates Every …

2020 Big Idea Competition Winners Announced, X-Nerve Takes Home the $100K Prize

Posted by Lauren Hawkins

“When you see an opportunity, if you then realize that if you put in the work you can fulfill that opportunity and turn it into a company, amazing things can happen,” serial entrepreneur, Dallas Mavericks owner, and Shark Tank ‘Shark’

COVID Breakthrough: Dallas Startup, Texas A&M Announce 1‑Breath Screening Device With Almost Instant Results

Posted by Quincy Preston

A new device may revolutionize COVID-19 screening with breathtaking speed—providing nearly instant results after you blow through a straw.

The sophisticated breathalyzer, called Worlds Protect, is being developed and tested by Dallas-based Worlds Inc., the U.S. Air Force, and The …

How Frisco-Based PrimeVox Uses AI to Increase Call Quality and Reliability

Posted by Alex Edwards

Two years after filing the paperwork, PrimeVOX Communications has officially been granted a patent by the United States Patent and Trademark Office for its artificial intelligence technology, allowing the Frisco-based telecommunications company to continue introducing it to the industry.

PrimeVOX …

Dallas Invents: 139 Patents Granted for Week of Nov. 3

Posted by Quincy Preston

Dallas Fort Worth: U.S. Patents Granted in the Dallas Fort Worth region.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

STUDY: If You’re Obese, Being Young May Not Protect You From COVID-19, UTSW Researchers Find

Posted by Quincy Preston

Millions believe they’re safe from COVID-19 because of a magic elixir: youth. While it’s true that people under 50 are less likely to be hospitalized or die from coronavirus, a new UT Southwestern study has found a wrinkle in that

Countdown to Global Entrepreneurship Week Fort Worth, and 4 More Can’t Miss Virtual Events for Dallas Innovators

Posted by Quincy Preston

Check your calendars, innovators. Next week is loaded with events for entrepreneurs and business leaders.

You’ll find plenty of options to tailor to your needs. Global Entrepreneurship Week Fort Worth (GEW FW), Capital Factory’s Texas Road Show, and Kendra’s Scott’s …

Dallas Invents: 148 Patents Granted for Week of Oct. 27

Posted by Quincy Preston

Dallas Fort Worth: U.S. Patents Granted in the Dallas Fort Worth region.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

When a COVID-19 Vaccine Is Ready for a Rollout, McKesson’s Tech Exec Says They’re Prepared to Distribute It

Posted by Alex Edwards

Nancy Flores is passionate about making a difference for patients, caregivers, and professionals.

An accomplished veteran of the healthcare industry, Flores spent nearly two decades at Abbott Labs working her way up to CIO. She eventually moved to Johnson Controls, …

The Art of Climate Tech: Fort Worth Museum Showcases Hypergiant’s AI-Powered, Carbon-Capturing Eos Bioreactor

Posted by Sandra Engelland

Want to catch a glimpse of how local companies aim to help solve climate change?

The Eos Bioreactor, a kitchen-fridge-sized device from Texas-based AI firm Hypergiant that uses algae to ‘sequester’ CO2 from the atmosphere, will be on display at …

ActiveOps’ Performance Benchmarking Tool Uses AI to Give Companies a Competitive Advantage

Posted by Sandra Engelland

If you’ve ever wondered how your office team members’ efficiency stacks up against your peers, ActiveOps has a new tool for that.

Headquartered in the United Kingdom with a U.S. base in Dallas, ActiveOps provides cloud-based workforce management (WFM) solutions …

Qorvo Wins $75M Navy Contract for Next-Gen RF Semiconductor Facility in Richardson

Posted by Quincy Preston

Qorvo, a manufacturer of advanced semiconductors and radio-frequency solutions for mobile, infrastructure, defense/aerospace, and IoT markets, has landed a $75 million contract to create a state-of-the-art microelectronics packaging facility for the United States Navy in Richardson.

The high-tech firm was …

Smart Offers: Sabre Partners With Google on AI-Powered Personalized Travel Tech

Posted by Sandra Engelland

Early next year, Southlake’s Sabre Corp. plans to launch a new product powered by AI technology and advanced machine learning to help the global travel industry target customers through personalized offers designed to increase sales.

Sabre is working with Google …

Dallas Invents: 143 Patents Granted for Week of Oct. 20

Posted by Quincy Preston

Dallas Fort Worth: U.S. Patents Granted in the Dallas Fort Worth region.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

Dallas Invents: Patents Granted
in Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington

Posted by Quincy Preston

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

Discovery: UTD Team Develops ‘Bendy’ Micro LEDs That Can Fold, Twist, and Stick to Most Anything

Posted by Quincy Preston

Whats new, next, and reimagined in Dallas-Fort Worth ResearchA University of Texas at Dallas research team, together with international colleagues, has developed a method to make flexible micro LEDs that can be “folded, twisted, cut, and stuck” to almost anything, according to UT Dallas’ Dr. Moon Kim.

Dallas Innovates’ 10 Most Popular Stories in October

Posted by Alex Edwards

In October, stories on company expansions, new hires, social impact, and commercial real estate rose to the top of our list.

Here’s a roundup of the most-read stories on dallasinnovates.com.

1. Phase IV, The Star: Jerry Jones Moves Forward