Posts Tagged ‘Addison’

Bouncie App, Device Helps Drivers, Vehicle Stay in Touch

Posted by Nicholas Sakelaris

Driving habits, location, and diagnostics are available at the touch of a button for almost any modern vehicle using technology developed by Addison-based Bouncie. 

This week, the startup launched its new connected car device that plugs into the on-board diagnostic …

Meet the Addison Startup Helping Wal‑Mart, Mercedes Transform Shopping

Posted by Nicholas Sakelaris

Wal-Mart is debuting new simulated reality technology that was developed by an Addison startup called Spacee.

The deviceless mixed reality uses projectors, motion sensing cameras, and cloud computing to digitally impose an experience on top of real world items. And …

Mexican Tech Company Sets Up Headquarters in Addison

Posted by Heather Noel

North Texas has gained yet another corporate headquarters.

Mexico-based IT company, Softtek has moved its U.S. and Canada headquarters from Miami into a 14,000-square-foot space in Addison, according to D CEO‘s Danielle Abril. 

Softtek offers technology solutions for automation, …

Brainspace to Join New Global Cybersecurity Company

Posted by Heather Noel

Addison-based Brainspace is set to join a new global cybersecurity company being formed by private equity firms Medina Capital and BC Partners, according to D CEO

The Brainspace acquisition is part of a $2.8 billion deal, which is expected …

Addison Economic Development, TreeHouse Receive Award

Posted by Lance Murray

The Economic Development Department of the Town of Addison has been honored with a Bronze Excellence in Economic Development Award in the entrepreneurship category for its 2016 project by the International Economic Development Council.

The award was presented on Sept. …

Bottle Rocket’s Calvin Carter on Embracing Innovation

Posted by Jeff Bounds

THE HEAD OF BOTTLE ROCKET STUDIOS TALKS ABOUT LIFE IN THE APP WORLD­


On March 6, 2008, Steve Jobs announced that Apple’s App Store would sell outside developers’ software for its iPhone. The next day, Calvin Carter began sketching out …

Open Innovation to Bridge Broad Business Community in Addison

Posted by Orlando Campos

COMMUNITY PARTNERSHIPS CULTIVATE INNOVATION


Entrepreneurship and innovation are a strong focus for the Town of Addison since the creation of the Addison Economic Development and Tourism Department.

In the last two years alone, we have established the Addison TreeHouse, …

Startup: State of Innovation in Dallas-Fort Worth

Posted by Patrick Kobler

Welcome to the content hub for startup news and commentary, featuring topics that range from small businesses and growth-stage business to entrepreneurs and investors. Here’s an overview of where we stand in startup innovation leading into 2016. 

When it comes …

Economic Development and Entrepreneurs Collide at the Addison TreeHouse

Posted by Orlando Campos

treehouse5Not many economic development entities can say their offices are in a TreeHouse, but I can.

My office is surrounded by more than 80 innovative, aspiring entrepreneurs who are working hard to turn their ideas into viable, thriving companies. I …