COVID-19: A Roundup of Resources for Small Businesses

Stepping up to help businesses, local organizations such as the Dallas Regional Chamber, UNT Health Science Center, the UTD Institute for Innovation and Entrepreneurship, the City of Fort Worth, and the U.S. India Chamber of Commerce are distributing vital information.
GameStop CEO Sherman: Switching to E-commerce Helped Save Bottom Line
by | Jul 1, 2020
GameStop's CEO also talks about how the company is safely reopening its brick and mortar stores given the varying regulations across states and countries, as well as its corporate headquarters in Grapevine.
Dallas-based Istation Partners With Tackle Tomorrow To Address Students’ Learning Regression Due to ‘COVID-19 Slide’
by | Jun 30, 2020
The ongoing pandemic is expected to widen the ‘summer slide’ of children’s learning loss over summer break, but Istation hopes to decrease COVID-19’s impact on students' education through a new online reading series.
ExamSoft, a Provider of Anti-Cheating Tech, Experiences Growth In an Age Of Online Education
by | Jun 18, 2020
The Dallas-based education tech company went from having eight customers to 500 using one of its education monitoring products in the span of a few months.

Attention, Jobseekers and Small Business Owners: Google is Now Offering Digital Skills Training for Free Online

by | May 20, 2020
Grow with Google has trained more than 4 million, but its OnAir programming is available online for the first time. Dallas area partners include Goodwill Industries of Fort Worth, Dallas Metropolitan Small Business Development Centers, and The League of United Latin American Citizens in Dallas. 
DFW Universities Rank Among Nation’s Top Online Educational Programs
by | Jan 31, 2020
North Texas universities ranked in the U.S. News & World Report's top 100 online educational programs in multiple categories.
Follow the Money: Adaptive3D Secures Series A Funding; Vinli, Perennials and Sutherland Get Investments
by | Feb 6, 2019
You’ll also find news about TPG Capital, Lone Star Funds, Phoenix Capital Partners, RumbleOn and AZZ Inc. in this roundup of funding, merger, and acquisition activity affecting investors and businesses in North Texas.

Chamber, Capital One Create Online Guide to Help Innovators Succeed

by | Jan 23, 2018
A new online guide on Dallas Innovates aims to help innovators find funding, mentorship, and other valuable resources they need to succeed in an ever-changing environment.
Gems by the Foot Aids Refugee Women, Families
by | Sep 26, 2017
The online jewelry company gives 10 percent of its proceeds to benefit the women and families of the International Rescue Committee.
Snapchat Spectacles Now Available for Online Purchase
by | Feb 20, 2017
Originally, the camera-equipped glasses were only available through vending machines.
Will AT&T Eliminate DirecTV Dishes Within 5 Years?
by | Sep 28, 2016
The company plans to make the DirecTV Now app as its primary source of television programming.