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

by | May 12, 2021
Dallas chorale group Verdigris Ensemble sold its programmable music NFT for $375,000; SMU Cox MBA programs have a STEM designation; Dallas is No. 3 in the nation for IT job posting; Smoothie King has a deal with the Dallas Cowboys; Axxess CARE is expanding nationwide; and more.

Plus, you’ll find our top 10 most popular stories.
Coming Soon: An NFT Art Gallery is Popping Up IRL in Dallas
by | May 11, 2021
With NFTs, or non-fungible tokens, recently becoming a hot topic, Artist Uprising and Landmark Center have partnered to bring the digital art to life in North Texas' first NFT pop-up gallery.
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Calendar: Not-to-Miss Events for Innovators in Dallas-Fort Worth
by | May 10, 2021
There are plenty of things to do with your physically distanced time. Here are a few from our curated selection.
THE LAST WORD on Dallas Innovates. Find "who said what" in our collection of quotes on Dallas-Fort Worth Innovation.
EVERY LAST WORD: ‘We Like to Have Multiple Ways to Win’
by | May 10, 2021
Gore Range Capital's Ethan Rigel has the last word on managing risk in early-stage investing.

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The DEC Sets Dallas Startup Week 2021: Get Ready for 19 Tracks, 3 Summits, and Startup Alley

by | May 7, 2021
The hybrid event in August will take place in person at SMU and virtually. The seventh annual Dallas Startup Week powered by Capital One is Dallas-Fort Worth's largest event focused on driving entrepreneurial success, economic impact, and innovation in the region.
Arty Automobiles: Alto and Gray Malin’s Collaborative Art Car Will Soon Drive Dallas’ Streets
by | May 5, 2021
Local rideshare Alto has dressed some of its vehicles in a wrap inspired by Dallasite Gray Malin's iconic photography. They represent both's parallel journeys in being born in Dallas and expanding to LA. Check out our photo gallery so you know what to look for when driving on the roads.
Elon Musk Teams Up With XPRIZE on $100M Carbon Removal Competition
by | May 3, 2021
XPRIZE, which is led by Anousheh Ansari, who is also the co-founder of Richardson-based Prodea Systems, is teaming up with Tesla CEO Elon Musk to combat climate change with a four-year competition. Here's how you can register—and potentially win the $50 million Grand Prize.
‘The Social Hotel’: SOVA Prepares to Open its Doors in Downtown Dallas
by | Apr 28, 2021
Two local brothers are preparing to open the city's first "social" boutique hotel this summer. The new approach puts guests in micro-rooms in exchange for access to luxurious elements sourced from around the world at a lower rate. Geared toward frequent travelers, the hostel-meets-luxury model provides group spaces, curated travel itineraries, and daily activity recommendations.