Archive for the ‘Startup’ 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

On-Demand and Same-Day Delivery App Lalamove Responds to COVID With Discounts For Small Businesses

Posted by Alex Edwards

Small Business Saturday is fast approaching on Nov. 28, and Lalamove, an on-demand and same-day delivery startup, wants to give back.

Data from the International Council for Small Business shows that micro-, small- and medium-sized enterprises (MSMEs) make up more

Berkshire Biomedical Wants To Transform Virtual Patient Care through Novel Medication-Administering Device

Posted by Lauren Hawkins

Digital health company Berkshire Biomedical, LLC is on a mission to revolutionize personalized medication delivery through its concentration on virtual care. 

With 20 to 30 percent of prescriptions never getting filled and approximately 50 percent of medications for chronic disease …

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

Digital Training: Dallas Startup Skyllful Keeps Frontline Workers and Remote Professionals Up to Date on Essential Tech

Posted by Chantal Canales

During the pandemic, millions of frontline workers are helping to keep the economy moving. Essential workers during this time need to stay up to date with the business processes that are required in their work, but with rapidly changing technology,

Community Toolbox: Resources for Small Business, Nonprofits, and Entrepreneurs in North Texas

Posted by Quincy Preston

Here’s Dallas Innovates’ weekly roundup of resources of COVID-19 assistance and other grants, funding, and opportunities for Dallas-Fort Worth businesses and organizations.

In addition, organizations such as the Dallas Regional Chamber, UNT Health Science Center, the UTD Institute for Innovation

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’

‘Y’All Aboard’: Dallas‑Fort Worth’s VC Activity Gaining Steam

Posted by Dave Moore

“The Land of Y’All has arrived.”

Those words by Dave Copps kicked off Thursday’s iteration of the Texas Startups Roadshow, presented by Cisco. Where Austin/San Antonio were the roadshow’s focus on Tuesday, and Houston was the focus Wednesday, the Dallas …

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 …

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

The Perfect (Out)Fit: Dallas Fashion Tech Startup Rent My Wardrobe Exits to Peer-to-Peer Rental Platform Wardrobe

Posted by Alex Edwards

Dallas-based tech fashion startup Rent My Wardrobe (RMW), an app for ‘borrowing’ and wearing stylish clothes from local closets, has exited to New York-based Wardrobe, one of the fastest-growing peer-to-peer rental platforms in the industry.

Though the two boast similar …

Capital Factory Bids Farewell to its Dallas Office. But the Texas Startup Manifesto Goes Beyond Space, says VP Bryan Chambers

Posted by Lauren Hawkins

Three years ago, Josh Baer, founder of Austin-based Capital Factory, said, “The time has come for the Texas startup community to band together to change the world once again.” And since then, things have been rocking on for Capital Factory

Republic Cities Is Launching Its Investment Platform For Community Capital in Dallas

Posted by Alex Edwards

Republic Cities is a program that says it chooses high growth, up-and-coming cities that are working to level the playing field for entrepreneurs. Launched by Republic, a private investment platform that allows greater access to early-stage startups, the Cities initiative

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 …

This Dallas-Based Subscription Service Is Pairing Coffee and Tips From Entrepreneurs With a Nod to Willy Wonka

Posted by Sandra Engelland

Grindology, a new box subscription service with crafted coffees and expert advice for startups, is sweetening the initial offering with… a golden pickle?

Grindology founder James McKinney is teaming up with the folks at Design Pickle for the service’s launch …

Military Mantras for Success: ‘In the Midst of Challenge and Disruption, the Worst Thing You Can Do Is Stand Still’

Posted by Alex Edwards

To James McKinney, starting a business is easy. But when it comes to building a business—that’s of the hardest things anyone will ever attempt. As a Marine Corps. veteran, the entrepreneur says lessons from military service can be leveraged for

SKU DFW To Feature Inaugural Consumer Packaged Goods Startup Cohort at Virtual Showcase

Posted by Lauren Hawkins

SKU, the “nation’s first consumer products accelerator,” first announced its inaugural DFW cohort in September.

After participating in an eight-week program including classes taught by industry experts and mentor teams made up of leaders from companies such as Frito-Lay,

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