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EVERY LAST WORD: “With Its ‘Can-Do’ Spirit, Texas Can Harness the Momentum of the 2021 Freeze and Transform the Markets for Energy Efficiency.”

by | Mar 3, 2021
Eva Csaky, executive director of the SMU Hunt Institute for Engineering & Humanity, had the "last word" in an op-ed piece on how energy efficiency is the forgotten fuel to prepare Texas for climate extremes. Here's more of "who said what" in our collection of quotes.
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ICYMI: What’s New and Next in Dallas-Fort Worth Innovation
by | Mar 3, 2021
A culinary innovation center with drool-worthy tech has opened near DFW Airport; a woman-owned startup landed $750K for its sensor tech; a hot ticket is coming to town for art lovers (Van Gogh: The Immersive Experience); and more.

Plus, you'll find our top 10 most popular stories.
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Dallas Invents: 149 Patents Granted for Week of Feb. 16
by | Mar 2, 2021
Dallas-Fort Worth ranked No. 10 for patents out of 250 metros. Patents granted include: • 7-Eleven's customer-based video feed, Audatex North America's web-based repair cost estimating system, BNSF's pressure sensing probe, DFB Soria's delivery of drug nanoparticles, Knightscope's autonomous data machines and systems, Raytheon's smart receiver with compressive sensing and machine learning, Sports 40 40's swing training device, Texas Instruments' tamper detection, Thermotek's wound care utilizing a thermally-treated therapeutic agent, Toyota's autonomous vehicle virtual reality navigation system, and Zynga's gameplay notification system for a cross-platform environment
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Dallas Medtech Phynd Acquired by Symplr
by | Mar 2, 2021
Founded by Thomas White in 2013, Phynd added several big health systems to its roster last year, giving providers a single platform for all things digital—something like an Amazon for healthcare, White says.
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Stryve ‘Biltong’ Maker Hires CFO, Plans to Go Public in $170M SPAC Deal

by | Mar 1, 2021
Founded in 2017, Plano-based Stryve—the company behind convenience snack biltong, a better, healthier alternative to beef jerky—is making big moves. 7-Eleven veteran Scott McCombs joins the executive team as the air-dried meat maker merges with Andina Acquisition Corp. and eyes a new ticker on NASDAQ.
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Dallas-Headquartered Tricolor Announces Defi Solutions Founder as President of Newly-Created Tricolor Financial
by | Mar 1, 2021
Stephanie Alsbrooks Hanson is joining Tricolor's new venture, which is expected to extend its AI-powered technology through a Software as a Service model.
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Sanjiv Yajnik, president of Financial Services at Capital One, was the Corporate Innovator of the Year and a Dallas Innovates Future 50.
Capital One Financial Services President Sees Big Business as a Catalyst for Change
Sanjiv Yajnik says the bank is reimagining the car-buying process and finding opportunities to help communities in need.

He expects the "digital first" approach to financial services and the attention to social justice to continue beyond COVID-19.
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Catalyze Dallas Founder Named to Board of Washington, D.C. Nonprofit Combatting Global Crime and Security Threats
by | Feb 26, 2021
Joe D’Cruz, the Catalyze Dallas founder and managing director, has been named to the Board of Directors for The Center for Advanced Defense Studies’ (C4ADS), a nonprofit organization providing data-driven analysis on transnational security issues with plans to develop innovative solutions to complex challenges.
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