Archive for the ‘Startup’ Category

This Fort Worth Startup Uses At‑Home Lab Kits to Calculate Your Personalized ‘Bloodscore’

Posted by Liz Goodwin

Where does the key to achieving wellness lie? A Fort Worth-based startup Bloodscore believes the answer is simple—it’s in your blood. 

Bloodscore is a direct-to-consumer lab company that brings a detailed health analysis you can usually only find at a …

Dallas-based Hacware Chosen for Top Global Tech Accelerator

Posted by Alex Edwards

Minority- and women-owned Hacware, Inc. was founded in 2016 with the goal to innovate through AI and cybersecurity product development. But this year, the startup and its founder, Tiffany Ricks, have continually made big moves.

Back in February, we …

Dallas Invents: 129 Patents Granted for Week of July 9

Posted by Quincy Preston

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

DI People: FluidLytix, TeamSupport, Dallas Medical Resource Make Leadership Moves

Posted by Lance Murray

Across North Texas, companies are promoting and hiring people to take on leadership positions within their organizations. Dallas Innovates covers prominent personnel moves in Dallas-Fort Worth businesses and nonprofits—from the newest startups to well-established companies. Here are people moves tied

Dallas Youth Sports Tech Startup Moves Into Esports, Partners With HBCU Go

Posted by David Kirkpatrick

Dallas-based AMPlifi Sports Group, a youth sports tech company, has been expanding beyond its core hardware and software platform with major deals in the esports space.

The heart of AMPlifi Sports’ mission is to level the playing field for amateur …

Dallas-Based Video Game Startup Develops Super Mario Maker-esque Game

Posted by Lauren Hawkins

For those who have wanted to create their own video game, but don’t have the training needed to do so, Popup Dungeon will give players the option to “make entire games” with its user-friendly elements. 

“I invite anyone who is …

The ‘World’s First Dog-Friendly Movie Theater’ in Plano is Opening a Coworking Space

Posted by Alex Edwards

The country was buzzing in December when news broke that a movie theater had opened in Texas that was designed for both humans and dogs.

Located in Plano, K9 Cinemas allows moviegoers to bring up to two puppers to …

Follow the Money: Travel Startup Traxo Raises $1.85M; Ryan, ECi Software Make Acquisitions

Posted by Lance Murray

What companies are finding funding or having a big exit? From startup investments to grants to acquisitions, Dallas Innovates tracks what’s happening in North Texas money every Thursday. Sign up for our e-newsletter to stay in the loop.

Have …

Kid-Focused VanGo Rideshare Startup to Launch this Month in Dallas

Posted by Lance Murray

VanGo, a ridesharing startup aimed at helping working moms by transporting their kids, will enter the Dallas market this month with a cadre of drivers already in place.

The VanGo app was launched about a year ago by founder Marta …

Dallas-based Robotic Lawn Mower Startup Robin Exits to Fahey Group

Posted by Lance Murray

Robin Autopilot, the Dallas-based robotic lawn mower subscription service startup, has been bought by Ohio-based Fahey Group, which will move the company’s headquarters near Cleveland to Strongsville.

In 2017, we introduced you to Robin, which was founded in 2015 …

Dallas Invents: 143 Patents Granted for Week of July 2

Posted by Quincy Preston

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

Finalists Announced for the 2019 Tech Titans Awards

Posted by Lance Murray

The 2019 finalists for the Tech Titans Awards have been announced by Tech Titans, the state’s largest technology trade association.

The Tech Titans Awards Gala will be Aug. 23 at Renaissance Dallas at Plano Legacy West, 6007 Legacy Drive in …

DI People: Transplace, GridLiance, Caris Life Sciences Announce Leadership Moves

Posted by Lance Murray

Across North Texas, companies are promoting and hiring people to take on leadership positions within their organizations. Dallas Innovates covers prominent personnel moves in Dallas-Fort Worth businesses and nonprofits—from the newest startups to well-established companies. Here are people moves tied

Dallas Invents: 134 Patents Granted for Week of June 25

Posted by Quincy Preston

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

A Baker’s Dozen: Dallas Innovates’ Most Popular Stories So Far This Year

Posted by Alex Edwards

It’s been a big year so far for North Texas—especially when it comes to innovation. And it’s already halfway over.

We took a moment to reflect on the stories behind the people and places that have been grabbing our readers’ …

DI People: MTX Group, Applications Software, J.Hilburn Make Leadership Moves

Posted by Lance Murray

Across North Texas, companies are promoting and hiring people to take on leadership positions within their organizations. Dallas Innovates covers prominent personnel moves in Dallas-Fort Worth businesses and nonprofits—from the newest startups to well-established companies. Here are people moves tied

North Texas Startups Honored at EY Entrepreneur Of The Year 2019 Southwest Awards

Posted by Payton Potter

In the North Texas region, startups and the founders behind them are unstoppable, and Ernst & Young knows it. So, in Dallas on Saturday, EY helped entrepreneurs celebrate a successful year at its annual Entrepreneur Of The Year Awards for

Getting a Handle on Scooters: Data Helps Shape Dallas’ Two-Wheeler Policies

Posted by Dave Moore

A year after the arrival of shared-use electric scooters (e-scooters) in Dallas, it’s become clear Dallasites have fallen hard for the two-wheeled vehicles.

User data shows Dallasites love them on weekdays between 5 and 6 p.m., and just before work, …

The Countdown: Dallas Innovates’ 10 Most Popular Stories in June

Posted by Alex Edwards

It’s been a big year so far for North Texas, especially when it comes to innovation.

As we wrapped up June, we decided to reflect on the stories behind the people and places that had been grabbing our readers’ attention. …

Follow the Money: ROBO Global Launches Healthcare ETF, Arteriors Gets ‘Significant Investment’

Posted by Lance Murray

What companies are finding funding or having a big exit? From startup investments to grants to acquisitions, Dallas Innovates tracks what’s happening in North Texas money every Thursday. Sign up for our e-newsletter to stay in the loop.

Have …