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

Meow Wolf is coming to Grapevine; Dallas is No. 1 in U.S. in multifamily investments; Ruiz Foods opening co-HQ in Frisco; Halo 2+ dog collar released; and more stories from North Texas.

Plus, the Top 10 stories on Dallas Innovates this week.
The Last Word: UT Dallas Professor xtine burrough on the Dancing Baby Meme
Read “who said what” in our roundup of quotes about all things North Texas, including Ferris City Manager Brooks Williams; new Dallas Fed President and CEO Lorie Logan; SMU grad Marillyn Seeberger; Corporate Finance Associates' Dan Vermeire; the TRA's Dr. Emily Williams Knight; entrepreneur coaching guru Nick Kennedy; and more.
TWU Team Secures Patent for Astronaut Visor After Winning NASA Challenge
by | May 11, 2022
The team of Texas Woman’s University kinesiology seniors won the top prize in the Texas Space Grant Consortium Design Challenge Showcase last month at NASA’s Johnson Space Center. They enhanced a device originally designed by their predecessor team last fall—which made history by being the first all-female design team to win the competition.
Dallas Invents: 124 Patents Granted for Week of April 12
by | May 10, 2022
Dallas-Fort Worth ranked No. 10 for patents out of 250 metros. Patents granted include: Alcon's three-lens intraocular lens system, Berg's treatment of cancer by continuous infusion of coenzyme Q10, BLH Ecology Concepts' process to produce nanoparticles, CubicPV's perovskite material processing, IBM's prototype creation based on analytics and 3D printing, Lintec of America's manufacturing of artificial muscle actuators, QORVO's packages for advanced antenna systems, and USAA's autonomous vehicle control system.

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Dallas Invents: 138 Patents Granted for Week of April 5
by | May 4, 2022
Dallas-Fort Worth ranked No. 10 for patents out of 250 metros. Patents granted include: 7-Eleven's custom rack for scalable position tracking system, Bank of America's robotics process automation macro bot, CB Geotex's method of maintaining soil strength and stability, Golabs' self-balancing vehicle, K2M's expandable spinal implants, Match Group's matching users based on selections made by third parties, and more.
Dallas Invents: 142 Patents Granted for Week of March 29
by | Apr 27, 2022
Dallas-Fort Worth ranked No. 9 for patents out of 250 metros. Patents granted include: AT&T's media content distribution system, Bank of America's AR dynamic authentication for electronic transactions, DJO's personalized image-based guidance for energy-based therapeutic devices, Ed Tucker Distributor's starting device for a motorcycle, Huawei's wireless battery charging with improved efficiency, and PACCAR's methods for providing augmented reality support for vehicle service operations.
Dallas Invents: 129 Patents Granted for Week of March 22
by | Apr 20, 2022
Dallas-Fort Worth ranked No. 10 for patents out of 250 metros. 1A Smart Start's wearable transdermal alcohol sensor device; Agarik Sas' method for scheduling computer tasks; and Botsitter's remote monitoring, care, and maintenance of animals.