Posts Tagged ‘Internet’

Toyota Forms New ‘Connected Technologies’ Group in Plano

Posted by Lance Murray

Toyota North America has created a new “Connected Technologies” group that will focus on improving user experiences and new technologies for its Toyota and Lexus vehicles, the company announced Monday.

The new group, based at the company’s Plano headquarters, will …

AT&T Eyeing Company to Further 5G Development

Posted by Julia Falcon

Dallas-based AT&T announced Monday its plan to acquire Straight Path Communications, in a deal valued at $1.6 billion, which will help support the company’s holdings of the millimeter wave spectrum. 

AT&T said that Straight Path’s portfolio will boost the …

Conrad High Students Get Free Phones, Internet Connection

Posted by Heather Noel

About 250 students at Dallas ISD’s Emmett J. Conrad High School received free mobile devices and wireless internet connectivity recently.

The donation marked the launch of Sprint and the Sprint Foundation’s 1Million Project, an initiative aiming to lessen the digital …

What’s Ahead in Education? How Schools Will Face the Future

Posted by Heather Noel

John Thompson, executive director at Texas Christian University’s Center for Career and Professional Development and Sue Anderson, TCU associate professor in education technology, talk about what lies ahead for education in 2017, including technology’s role in the classroom, challenges of

11 KBS North Texas Properties Awarded Wired Certification

Posted by Lance Murray

Eleven KBS properties in the Dallas area have achieved Wired Certification from WiredScore, the first in North Texas to receive the distinction.

“At KBS, it is critical to us to stay ahead of the curve in terms of office technology, …

AT&T to Expand High-Speed Internet to Southern Dallas

Posted by Nicholas Sakelaris


High-speed Internet is finally coming to Southern Dallas.

Dallas-based AT&T Inc. (NYSE: T) announced Tuesday that it would expand its GigaPower network to thousands of homes and businesses in …

National IX: The Airport of the Internet

Posted by CyrusOne

The CyrusOne National Internet Exchange (IX) meets many requirements for connectivity by delivering carrier-class infrastructure to data centers.

This neutral platform has dedicated high-speed multiple carrier waves and multiprotocol label switching (MPLS) between sites already in place. All of this …

Six Ways the Internet of Things Could Impact DFW in 2016

Posted by Michael Vidikan

A decade ago, the term “Internet of things” (IoT) emerged to describe a world in which everyday objects, from vehicles and household appliances to buildings and even lower-cost items like groceries would contain embedded chips or sensors to create a …