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

by | Apr 9, 2021
Cleantech startup Skyven Technologies was awarded new funding; Bell Flight ranks on two best places to work lists; SMU has received a $15M gift to build tech-enhanced collaborative spaces; WeWork picked JLL to lease its DFW space; and more.

Plus, you’ll find our top 10 most popular stories.
THE LAST WORD on Dallas Innovates. Find "who said what" in our collection of quotes on Dallas-Fort Worth Innovation.
EVERY LAST WORD: “The Most Dangerous Thing You Can Do Is To Bank on the Fact That Things Will Not Change”
by | Apr 9, 2021
Scott Harper has the "last word": The innovator, who is half of one of the region's most iconic entrepreneurial power couples, co-founded tech consulting firm Dialexa on the belief that every industry should be won with technology.

Here's more of "who said what" in North Texas.
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Calendar: Not-to-Miss Events for Innovators in Dallas-Fort Worth
by | Apr 7, 2021
There are plenty of things to do with your physically distanced time. Here are a few from our curated selection.
Find Me In the Club(house): Here’s Why You Should be on Social Media’s Latest Phenomenon
by | Mar 31, 2021
"It's going down." The newest audio only app, Clubhouse, has taken social media by storm with its big-name visitors and exclusivity. Here's how you can get started, courtesy of some hot tips from PR maven Leah Frazier.
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People Connectors: This New Tech Platform Is Ushering in the Hybrid Events Era

by | Mar 29, 2021
JUNO, which has key executives in Dallas and other cities across the country, wants to get ahead of the hybrid event trend by offering event planners "Intersections of Connectivity," a free ebook on how to organize something that connects virtual participants and an in-person audience.
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7-Eleven Opens Its First Corporate-Owned Drive-Thru With a Laredo Taco Company at an Evolution Store in Dallas
by | Mar 23, 2021
Coming to 7-Eleven's Evolution Store on Park Lane and Abrams Road is the first-ever Laredo Taco Company drive-thru restaurant. It marks the latest innovation at one of the Irving-based retailer's 'lab stores,' an experiential testing ground for patrons to try new concepts.
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‘The Gin’: One of Dallas’ Oldest Buildings Enters a New Chapter With a Next-Gen Angle in Deep Ellum
by | Mar 23, 2021
Built in 1888, The Continental Gin Building in Deep Ellum was the largest cotton processing equipment manufacturing operation in the U.S. and has served as space for artists. Now "The Gin" has been reimagined as a hospitality-focused, mixed-use destination that can—once again—serve as a hub of innovation.
Brand Builders: Leading CX Design Company Expands to Dallas
by | Mar 22, 2021
Arizona-based Tallwave provides customer experience (CX) solutions to strengthen ties with customers. It's a movement the design company sees accelerating post-pandemic.

CX, a relatively new term, is a broader form of UX that extends beyond the product. DFW was named top spot for UX professionals in a recent 2021 Jobs on the Rise report.