Posts Tagged ‘IoT’

AT&T Announces $200M Venture Capital Fund Investment

Posted by Lance Murray

Dallas-based AT&T Inc. announced Thursday that it is investing up to $200 million in a venture capital fund targeting startup companies that focus on connected services and platforms.

AT&T said it will work with Minnesota-based Coral Group’s Communications Industry Platform …

What is a Smart City? Experts to Discuss Impact and Opportunities at Summit

Posted by Dave Moore

smart citiesSmart cities experts from across the country and the region are gathering at the University of Texas at Dallas May 16 for the North Texas Smart Cities Summit. 

During the full-day event, experts will talk about the promises and challenges …

Experts Offer Entrepreneurs Tips About IoT

Posted by Nicholas Sakelaris

Before you plunge headfirst into the Internet of Things, three experts in the field have some words of caution.

They spoke Tuesday at the IoT: State of the Business session at the Dallas Entrepreneur Center as part of Dallas Startup …

Digital Dallas: Bell Ready to Ring for Digital Fight Club

Posted by Jana J. Pruet

Dallas Innovates is the media sponsor for Digital Fight Club on August 24. According to Digital Dallas’ Michael Pratt, Digital Fight Club will bring together 10 of the sharpest minds in Dallas in five “fights” to spar on the hotbed

Universal Mind Discusses Future of Digital Technology at TIA

Posted by Universal Mind

COMPANY PARTICIPATES IN JUNE’S TIA CONFERENCE 


Earlier in June, the Renaissance Hotel in Dallas played host to the Telecommunications Industry Association or TIA 2016 conference. The June 6 – 9 event welcomed hundreds of attendees, all dedicated to exploring the …

Smart Agriculture: Farms of the Future

Posted by Verizon

WIRELESS FARMING TECHNIQUES HELP EFFICIENCY, PREDICTABILITY


Across the globe, digital technology — specifically the concept of the Internet of Things — brings value to a variety of unexpected industries.

Frequently called “IoT,” the concept refers to a giant system of …

How Verizon technologies are helping reinvent the travel and hospitality industry

Posted by Verizon

USING TECHNOLOGY TO CREATE BETTER GUEST EXPERIENCES


Think about the last time you traveled for leisure or business and stayed in a hotel. Was the hotel booking experience, actual stay and billing process seamless or absolutely dreadful? If it was …

Tech Titans’ Reverse Pitch Helps Innovators Move Forward

Posted by Lance Murray

A PACKED TI AUDITORIUM HEARD SPEAKERS, PANELISTS AT TECH TITANS’ REVERSE PITCH


At a traditional pitch, startups get a few minutes to tell potential investors why their product or service is worth funding. On Thursday, Tech Titans turned that scenario …

Here’s How Mobile, Voice Tech Will Transform Travel Industry

Posted by Sabre

ADVANCES IN MOBILE, VOICE TECH HAVE MULTIPLE IMPLICATIONS


With the advent of the Internet of Things, we’ve seen major changes in technology. Both mobile and smart devices have been seamlessly integrated into our lives to simplify everyday tasks.

In …

Will Dallas Be a Smart City?

Posted by Andrew Sevin

Current predictions estimate that by 2050, the world’s urban population will double. To put this into perspective, imagine adding seven New York Cities to the planet. Every. Single. Day. As our world continues its explosive urban path, it becomes almost …