Posts Tagged ‘Microsoft’

CoinPouch App Enhances Cryptocurrency Security

Posted by Lance Murray

Mobile app guru Kirk Ballou’s Touch Titans has entered the world of cryptocurrency, creating an app that he said increases the security of digital money exchanges with increased convenience.

His new app, called CoinPouch, puts secure access to cryptocurrency in …

Sabre Corp. Travel Chatbot Ready for Testing

Posted by Lance Murray

Sabre Corp., the Southlake-based travel technology company, announced this week that it has developed an AI-powered chatbot that gives users a tool to add intelligent and conversational features to their apps.

A chatbot is a computer program designed to simulate …

Smart Cities Summit: The World as We Will Come to Know it

Posted by Nicholas Sakelaris

smart citiesFlying cars, self-sustained electric grids, and autonomous cars aren’t just fantasies — they could all transform the world in the next eight years.

These bold predictions were the focus of the 2025 Visionaries Roundtable discussion Tuesday during the North Texas …

Toyota Gets License to Use
Microsoft Connected Car Tech

Posted by Nicholas Sakelaris

Toyota now has direct access to all of Microsoft’s connected car technology and patents, giving the Japanese automaker a head start on new features such as artificial intelligence, voice recognition, and gesture control. 

This marks Microsoft’s most extensive intellectual property

Safe & Secure: Knightscope Robots are on Patrol

Posted by Nicholas Sakelaris

Armed with 360-degree cameras, license plate recognition, and the ability to sniff out and identify cell phones, the new K3 and K5 autonomous robots could revolutionize building security and, someday, law enforcement.

Developed by Knightscope, the wheeled robots have been

NorthPark Microsoft Store Hosts Entrepreneurship Week Events

Posted by Dave Moore

This year, in celebration of National Entrepreneurship Week, Feb. 20-24, every Microsoft Store in North America will host workshops featuring local small business leaders, with the goal of raising awareness about business opportunities and strategies for the next generation …

Signposts of Innovation: Identify, Overcome Barriers

Posted by Lance Murray
A Dallas Innovates Series

A Dallas Innovates Series

Economist Bart van Ark led a conversation about the future of innovation with Fortune 1000 leaders from Microsoft, IBM, Sabre, and Blue Cross Blue Shield at the Signposts of Innovation panel discussion Oct. 3 at the

Signposts of Innovation: 6 Key Strategies Detailed

Posted by Lance Murray
A Dallas Innovates Series

A Dallas Innovates Series

Economist Bart van Ark led a conversation about the future of innovation with Fortune 1000 leaders from Microsoft, IBM, Sabre, and Blue Cross Blue Shield at the Signposts of Innovation panel discussion Oct. 3 at the

Signposts of Innovation:
What Impacts Your Company?

Posted by Lance Murray

A lack of time for innovation projects is the main barrier for companies seeking to innovate in their industries, according to two-thirds of the attendees this week at the Signposts of Innovation event sponsored by the Dallas Regional Chamber.

That …

Uber, Microsoft Team Up on New Security Feature

Posted by Lance Murray

Uber and Microsoft are teaming up to increase the security of the Uber app that are intended to reduce driving risks, including the new Real-Time ID Check feature.

Real-Time ID Check is Uber’s newest security feature that uses Microsoft Cognitive …