Posts Tagged ‘Toyota’

Toyota Helps Make Parkland Emergency Room More Efficient

Posted by Lance Murray

Parkland Memorial Hospital CEO Dr. Fred Cerise was asking how the public hospital could move patients through the emergency room more quickly.

The Dallas Morning News reported that Cerise reached out to Plano-based Toyota Motor North America, which has a …

Dallas Car Lending Nonprofit Shifts into Fast Lane With National Growth Plans

Posted by Heather Noel

Owning a car has given Jessica Wu a freedom she’d never had before.

When the native of Hainan, China first arrived in the U.S., she had no personal income, no driver’s license, nor friends to call her own. Her now …

On Tap: Asteroids, Alien Worlds, & Frame4Frame Festival

Posted by Dallas Innovates

North Texas is a big place, with plenty to do, see, hear, and watch. So, we scour the internet every week to find events and activities for you. As always, events may change at any time, so check the event …

On Tap: Big Design Conference, DisruptHR Dallas & Rotorcraft Business + Technology Summit

Posted by Dallas Innovates

North Texas is a big place, with plenty to do, see, hear, and watch. So, we scour the internet every week to find events and activities for you. As always, events may change at any time, so check the event …

Toyota, Children’s Health Team Up to Cut Central Line Infections

Posted by Lance Murray

A collaboration between Toyota and Children’s Health has led to a 75 percent reduction in central line-associated blood stream infections (CLABSIs) for patients in the system’s gastroenterology unit.

CLABSIs can be acquired by patients when bacteria or other germs get …

7-Eleven, Toyota Collaborate on Hydrogen Fuel Cell Tech

Posted by Lance Murray

Two companies with North Texas headquarters are partnering to study how zero emission hydrogen can help reduce emission in a retail distribution system.

Irving-based 7-Eleven and Toyota, whose North America headquarters is based in Plano, are examining how embracing the …

Blockchain & IoT: Oaken Innovations Carves Niche in Cryptocurrency

Posted by Heather Noel

Only months ago, Flower Mound resident James Johnson and four other likeminded blockchain enthusiasts were a group of people with a passion for exploring future uses of cryptocurrency.

Now, with two global blockchain contest wins and a partnership with Toyota …

Toyota AI Ventures Fund Provides $100M to Startups

Posted by Mallory Houser

The Toyota Research Institute announced Tuesday it’s investing $100 million to create a new corporate venture capital subsidiary, Toyota AI Ventures, to assist upcoming startups around the globe. 

Three tech companies — Nauto, SLAMcore, and Intuition Robotics — …

Toyota Gives $1M to Help Homeless in Collin County

Posted by Chloe Bennett

As Toyota celebrates the opening of its new North American headquarters in Plano, it’s also committing $1 million to help homeless women and children in Collin County.

On Thursday, Toyota and United Way of Metropolitan Dallas awarded a $1 million

Toyota, TCC Team Up to Train Auto Technicians

Posted by Lance Murray

As Toyota Motor North America readies to welcome employees into its Plano headquarters, the automaker is joining forces with Tarrant County College to turn out skilled technicians.

Officials with Toyota North America and Gulf States Toyota, along with TCC leaders …