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Patented: Netflix’s Streaming Media Techniques and More North Texas Inventive Activity

Dallas-Fort Worth ranked No. 9 for patents out of 250 metros for the week of June 4, 2024. 153 patents granted include: 7-Eleven's feedback and training for a machine learning algorithm configured to determine customer purchases during a shopping session at a physical store, Apple's enhanced RACH (random access channel) design for 5G CIoT (cellular internet of things), ATT Intellectual Property I's facilitation of voice over new radio for 5G or other next generation network, Avohdah's automated gesture identification using neural networks, Bank of America's dynamic unauthorized activity detection, and more.
ExxonMobil Closes $59.5B Acquisition of Irving-Based Pioneer Natural Resources
by | May 3, 2024
ExxonMobil said the merger creates "an unconventional business" with the largest, high-return development potential in the Permian Basin.
ExxonMobil To Acquire Irving-Based Pioneer Natural Resources in $64.5 Billion Deal
by | Oct 11, 2023
The companies said the all-stock merger deal combines Pioneer’s more than 850,000 net acres in the Midland Basin with ExxonMobil’s 570,000 net acres in the Delaware and Midland Basins, creating "a diversified energy company with the largest footprint of high-return wells in the Permian Basin."
Pioneer Natural Resources Names New Chief Executive to Succeed Retiring CEO
by | Apr 27, 2023
Currently Pioneer's president and COO, Richard D. "Rich" Dealy brings more than 30 years of industry experience in roles spanning nearly all operations and business functions at Pioneer and its predecessor company. He will replace the retiring Scott Sheffield. The news comes amid reports that Exxon Mobil Corp. has held preliminary talks with Pioneer about a possible acquisition of the company.
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New Year, New Home: Pioneer Natural Resources Settles Into High-Tech Hidden Ridge

by | Jan 16, 2020
The state-of-the-art facility enhances Pioneer's innovation and efficiency through technology centers designated for its drilling, completions, and operations teams.
UNT Reaching Out Into Community to Offer Free Help to Local Business Owners
by | Oct 10, 2017
Through its Family Business Initiative, the school's business program will offer free services to help Denton-area businesses expand and, in turn, give UNT students hands-on learning opportunities. 
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Irving Driller Plans to Cash in on $900B Wolfcamp Field
by | Nov 17, 2016
The find in the Wolfcamp portion of the Permian Basin could yield up to 20 billion barrels of oil.