Posts Tagged ‘app’

Calling App Developers: Dallas USPTO Office Backs Congressional Challenge to Spur Interest in Science, Math, and Tech

Posted by Dave Moore

There’s an enormous sign taped to America’s plate-glass window: “HELP WANTED: 250,000 Programmers Needed ASAP.”

The dire need for software developers and other workers with math and science skills in the U.S. spurred the creation of the Congressional App Challenge. …

Dallas-based Startup Offering Comprehensive App for Scheduling Services On-Demand

Posted by Nicholas Sakelaris

The gig economy that started with Uber has grown to just about every service imaginable, including electricians, car washing, and dog grooming.

Entrepreneurs Clayton Floyd and Joseph Harwood have created one comprehensive app called mo-de to encompass many of the …

Dallas-based Fanpage Raises $3M in Cash, Media Promotion

Posted by D'Anzia Robertson

Fanpage has raised $3 million in cash and media promotion and announced partnerships this week with Townsquare Media and iHeartMedia.

The Dallas-based startup allows users to create fan pages for music, sports teams, comics, and more via its app. Through …

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 …

3rd Company Pedals into
Dallas’ Bike-Share Battle

Posted by Lance Murray

Is Dallas gearing up for battle of dockless bike-share providers? Better strap your helmet on tightly, because it appears so.

LimeBike, a national bike-share program announced Thursday that it’s launching this month at partner business locations in Dallas, joining VBike …

Dallas Team 1 of 8 Moving on in Literacy XPRIZE Contest

Posted by Heather Noel

A Dallas team has been named as one of eight semifinalists in the Barbara Bush Foundation Adult Literacy XPRIZE competition.

PeopleForWords — made up of members from Southern Methodist University Guildhall, SMU Simmons School of Education and Human Development, and …

CodeLaunch Announces Finalists for Annual Pitch Day

Posted by Mallory Houser

Five app visionaries will showcase their ideas for up to $30,000 in services at the annual seed accelerator competition, CodeLaunch.

Since 2013, Code Authority Custom Software has hosted this competition as a way for creators to receive seed support. Each …

Blinker Allows Buyers to ‘Take the Wheel’ in Auto Sales

Posted by Amy Wolff Sorter

The award-winning Blinker app has arrived in Texas.

The peer-to-peer car sales app, which launched during 2016 in Colorado, allows people to buy, sell, finance, and refinance cars by doing little more than snapping a photo.

Blinker President Danny Martiniez is a Dallas native.

Blinker President Danny Martinez

Frisco Software Company to Launch Custom App Platform

Posted by Chloe Bennett

A Frisco-based software company is rolling out a new custom app software for its growing customers.

Software company Asset Panda has created a platform called Pangata that allows customers to build their own custom apps, D CEO’s Danielle Abril reported

Baylor Scott & White Health App Provides Direct Communication Between Paramedics, Hospitals

Posted by Mallory Houser

Pulsara, a new app adopted by Baylor Scott & White Medical Center in Grapevine, allows paramedics and EMTs to communicate with the hospital when attending to patients with heart attacks or strokes. 

With the tap of a button, paramedics and …