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

by | Dec 4, 2020
Plus, you’ll find four new "Forces for Good" and our Top Ten most popular stories.
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Calendar: Not-to-Miss Virtual Events for Innovators in Dallas-Fort Worth
by | Dec 4, 2020
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: ‘I think most startups fail due to bad management, not due to bad technology.’
by | Dec 3, 2020
This week's last word came from Les Kreis, co-founder and managing partner of Fort Worth-based Bios Partners. Here's more of "who said what" in our collection of quotes. You'll find UTD's Theodore Price, Vistra Corp.'s Curtis Morgan, Gregslist’s Greg Head, Big Thought’s Byron Sanders, and more among our favorites. These North Texans had "The Last Word."
Dallas Innovates’ 10 Most Popular Stories in November
by | Dec 2, 2020
Rising to the top of the list is 7-Eleven's fifth Evolution Store in Lake Highlands. The location will serve as an experiential testing ground for patrons to try new shopping technology and products.

This New Addison-Based PPE Supplier Is Manufacturing and Sourcing From the U.S.

by | Nov 30, 2020
United States Mask was recently founded with the mission to produce "in America, for Americans." In an effort to provide front line workers with easy access to PPE, the company uses materials sourced from the U.S. to make N95-certified masks in a Fort Worth warehouse.
Bio Boom: Dallas-Fort Worth Is Emerging as a Hub for Biotech and Life Sciences
by | Nov 27, 2020
Biotechnology is alive and growing in DFW. The region recently ranked 6th on a list of top ten emerging life science clusters in the U.S.
Dallas Invents: 138 Patents Granted for Week of Nov. 10
by | Nov 25, 2020
Dallas-Fort Worth ranked No. 13 for patents out of 250 metros. Patents granted include: Amazon Technologies' tech for job processing using a public service network, AT&T's integrated wireline and wireless access using software defined networking, Capital One's vehicle listing image detection and alert system, Doing Good Better's collaborative giving system and method, FHNC's wastewater separation system, IBM's automated trend detection by self-learning models through image generation and recognition, State Farm's autonomous vehicle accident and emergency response, Textron's integral life raft, survival kit, and step, and Toyota's self-healing metal structures.
2020 Big Idea Competition Winners Announced, X-Nerve Takes Home the $100K Prize
by | Nov 19, 2020
Mark Cuban closed out the day with a keynote speech before the winners were announced. You can find what he said, along with this year's winners, here.