Posts Tagged ‘US Ignite’

$225K In Grants Aid DFW Nonprofits, Winning App Boosts School Security, State Fair Awards $600K in Scholarships

Posted by Lance Murray

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NBC ENTITIES ISSUE $225K IN GRANTS TO 6 DFW NONPROFITS

NBC 5, Telemundo 39, and the NBCUniversal Foundation have issued a total of $225,000 in grants to six Dallas-Fort Worth nonprofit organizations as part of the first Project Innovation …

Richardson To Host Another Smart Cities App Challenge

Posted by D'Anzia Robertson

The Richardson Economic Development Partnership and University of Texas at Dallas are kicking off another Smart Gigabit Cities Application Challenge next week. 

Two app developers will have the chance to win up to $10,000 each for their solutions developed to …

Winners Named in Richardson Smart Cities Reverse Pitch

Posted by Nicholas Sakelaris

smart citiesA smart parking system that uses cameras could revolutionize parking at the University of Texas at Dallas. And medical students could soon be using augmented reality to improve their bedside manner.

Both application ideas won a $5,000 prize in the …

Smart Cities Reverse Pitch Focuses on Community Needs

Posted by Julia Batlle

smart citiesTwenty-thousand dollars will be up for grabs at the Smart Cities Gigabit Reverse Pitch event Friday at the Charles W. Eisemann Center for Performing Arts in Richardson.

The event is part of the US Ignite’s Smart Cities Gigabit Communities …

North Texas Is Testbed for Next Generation of App Development

Posted by William C. Sproull

One of the keys to creating an economy of innovation is to create an atmosphere where the best minds are encouraged and offered a chance to collaborate, especially in a digital, broadband, and high speed network environment. Thanks to North …