Posts Tagged ‘Verizon’

RED Holographic Smartphone Coming to AT&T This Summer

Posted by Lance Murray

The first holographic smartphone will be available from AT&T Inc. this summer.

The Dallas-based telecom giant announced its plans to carry the RED Hydrogen One smartphone this week.

Verizon, which has a major regional presence in Dallas-Fort Worth, said it …

Dallas’ Reel FX Spins Off Advertising Arm Into Company ‘Challenging the Status Quo’

Posted by Nicholas Sakelaris

Advertising in today’s fast-paced, multi-platform world requires quick, outside-the-box thinking and a war-like mentality.

That’s why when it came time for Reel FX to spin off its advertising arm, the Dallas company named it ATK PLN, short for Attack …

Allen Startup Perfecting 5G Tech To Power ‘Network of the Future’

Posted by Nicholas Sakelaris

Cutting the cord could take on a whole new meaning when 5G millimeter wave technology debuts in North Texas.

Allen-based startup Phazr is perfecting miniature antennas that will send out tiny beams that have more than 1,000 times the capacity …

Verizon’s Annual Student App Challenge Open For Entries

Posted by Krista Bourne

CONTEST BOOSTS STUDENTS’ EXPERIENCE IN STEM, ENTREPRENEURSHIP 


This fall, Dallas-Fort Worth area students in grades sixth through 12th have an opportunity to share their creativity and problem-solving skills with the world in the Verizon Innovative Learning App Challenge, which …

Verizon Keeps People Connected When Disasters Strike

Posted by Krista Bourne

We live in an always-on world, with wireless connections playing a key part of everyday life at work, school, and home. However, we rarely understand our dependence on wireless service until it is lost, often in times of disaster …

Fleet Management Can Drive Efficiency, Productivity

Posted by Verizon

Most major retailers — including Dallas-based Neiman Marcus, Coppell-based The Container Store and Plano-based J.C. Penney Co. — deliver online orders to customers every day.

But how do all of these purchases, whether overnight or three-day delivery, manage to get …

3 Things: High-tech Salaries Go Further in Dallas

Posted by Lance Murray

A new study looked at high-tech salaries across the U.S., and Dallas did very well; AT&T is leading the charge against robocalls, and UberEATS makes its debut in Fort Worth.

A new report shows that salaries earned in tech jobs …

How Verizon’s Solutions Enhance Customer, Business Experiences 

Posted by Verizon

DFW’S BOOMING POPULATION CREATES OPPORTUNITIES FOR NEW BUSINESSES


To stay competitive for customers in today’s mobile world, all businesses must be innovative in their offerings and access. Customers expect businesses they frequent — be it their favorite grocery store, preferred …

Verizon Delivers Technology to Rural America

Posted by Krista Bourne

RURAL RESIDENTS SHOULD RECEIVE HIGH QUALITY MOBILE SERVICES AND SUPPORT


Texas is one of the largest states in America, encompassing more than 250,000 square miles, which includes a significant number of rural areas.

It’s just as important for residents

3 Things: Fort Worth Biotech Firm’s Product Dissolves Earwax in Minutes

Posted by Lance Murray

Former Alcon employees have new product to treat impacted earwax, the White House is investing in the Internet of Things, and Flower Mound welcomes its first entrepreneur center.

Two former Alcon employees have developed a new product to treat impacted …

For Shopping, Fun, Reflect’s App is Interactive Guide

Posted by Nicholas Sakelaris

DALLAS-BASED COMPANY TAKES INTERACTIVE SCREENS TO NEXT LEVEL


The interactive touchscreens that help shoppers navigate the 560,000-square-foot Nebraska Furniture Mart in The Colony were developed by Reflect, a Dallas company.

The company’s goal is to replicate the experience people have …

Smart Agriculture: Farms of the Future

Posted by Verizon

WIRELESS FARMING TECHNIQUES HELP EFFICIENCY, PREDICTABILITY


Across the globe, digital technology — specifically the concept of the Internet of Things — brings value to a variety of unexpected industries.

Frequently called “IoT,” the concept refers to a giant system of …

Verizon’s Mobile Concierge Keeps Residents Connected

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TOOL STREAMLINES DIGITAL COMMUNICATIONS FOR APARTMENT COMMUNITIES


Dallas is one of the top 10 fastest growing cities in the United States, and population growth shows no sign of slowing. With this growth, new housing developments are pushing existing properties …

Foundation Unveils Community Innovation Project

Posted by Lance Murray

Today’s stories include a new philanthropic initiative from the ORIX Foundation aimed at social innovation, big DFW telecoms vying to buy Yahoo’s internet assets, and why Takeharu Miyama is major name in Dallas real estate. 

The Dallas-based ORIX Foundation announced …

How Verizon technologies are helping reinvent the travel and hospitality industry

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USING TECHNOLOGY TO CREATE BETTER GUEST EXPERIENCES


Think about the last time you traveled for leisure or business and stayed in a hotel. Was the hotel booking experience, actual stay and billing process seamless or absolutely dreadful? If it was …

Verizon Mobile Payments: A Crucial Tool for Small Businesses

Posted by Krista Bourne

MOBILE PAYMENT OPTIONS CAN BOOST REVENUE GROWTH


In 2016, mobile devices play an important role in the success of small businesses, allowing owners to operate more efficiently and cost-effectively in a growing competitive environment.

Mobile technology even impacts the bottom …

How Mobile Tech is Changing the Banking Industry

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VERIZON IS HELPING REINVENT THE WAY BANKS STAY SIMPLE, FAST, SECURE IN A MOBILE WORLD


Dallas-area banks are shifting the way they serve customers in order to keep pace with an increasing base of mobile and smartphone adopters conducting transactions …

Smart Grid Solutions: The Future of Energy in our Cities

Posted by Verizon

NEW UTILITY PLATFORM DELIVERS SMART ENERGY-AS-A-SERVICE


With corporate headquarters for Energy Future Holdings, Atmos Energy, and Oncor located in and around Dallas, North Texas is a hub for the energy utilities industry.

Today, many energy and utilities companies are …

7 New Tech Skillsets in Demand Today

Posted by Krista Bourne

It’s no secret that Texas –- and Dallas along with it –- is booming. And, the tech industry is a big part of that boom.

Forbes recently rated Dallas No. 7 on its list of America’s Next Boom Towns (other …

Verizon’s North Texas Switch Facility Keeps Dallasites Connected

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Today, we rely on our mobile devices more than ever.

According to the 2015 Internet Trends report from Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, mobile digital media time in the U.S. is now greater (at 51 percent) than desktop and other …