Android

RECAPP: Your Favorite Sports News in One Place

By | Nov 6, 2012 at 12:40 pm

If you’re a sports fan who visits a dozen websites everyday looking for fresh sports news, here’s a time saving solution. RECAPP is the sports news app that organizes high quality news by your favorite teams and sports. For fans, both casual and hardcore,…

B2B

VentureDocs: Automated Legal Documents for Startups Raising Money

By | Oct 5, 2012 at 9:00 am

VentureDocs provides legal documents for startups raising early-stage funding or doing crowdfunding. Its cofounders span the startup, investment, and legal industries: CEO Bo Sartain was a venture capital attorney, Thad Leingang started the Startup Conference in Mountain View, Jeremiah Howell founded three businesses, and…

iPhone

Food Community iPhone App by Nommunity Helps You Locate Nearby Gluten-Free, Organic, & Vegan Restaurants

By | Aug 31, 2012 at 9:00 am

As a result of many recent food and health-related documentaries and literature, in additional to general hypochondria, more and more people seem to have developed restricted diets. Whether it’s gluten-free, kosher, vegan, or vegetarian, the process behind finding the right restaurant for the group…

TC Mixers

Tech Cocktail Dallas Mixer Wrap Up

By | Jun 20, 2012 at 1:00 pm

In May, we hosted our first Tech Cocktail Dallas Mixer and Startup Showcase. We worked with the amazing team at Startup Texas (part of the Startup America Partnership) and got to showcase some of the area’s most interesting early stage startups, both online and…

Entrepreneur

Tech Wildcatters to Showcase 10 Startups at July Demo Day

By | Jun 6, 2012 at 9:00 am

Tech Wildcatters, the Dallas-based B2B startup accelerator, just announced open registration for its summer demo day event. The 2012 class consists of 10 companies touching industries from sports to social media to ordering pizza, and everywhere in between. The pitch day event will involve…

Events

CherryPick Helps You Keep Your Blog Humming with Curated Content

By | May 24, 2012 at 10:52 am

Finding time to blog is a challenge that all startup founders face – squeezing in time for writing and marketing when you’re trying to start up, launch, and then grow your company makes you long for more than 24 hours in a day (sometimes,…

Events

From ACT! Co-Founder, VIPorbit is Changing the Way You Manage Your Contacts on the Go

By | May 22, 2012 at 4:00 pm

Let’s say you start a company that not only creates an entire new industry, but also revolutionizes the way people conduct business.  How do you follow up on that success?  A) Travel the world, B) retire early and play a lot of golf, or…

Events

Manage Operations As You Grow Beyond Spreadsheets With SPOTS Tracking Systems

By | May 21, 2012 at 5:30 pm

When your startup is young, managing operations is easy – there are only a few of you, so it is easy to keep track of who is doing what.  But as you grow and add employees and customers, the days of managing operations with…

Social Media

Private Clubs Have Their Own Private Social Network with Clubster

By | May 21, 2012 at 4:00 pm

There already exists a slew of private social networks, but William King believes that private clubs require a different kind of social network. “Private member clubs and organizations have been demanding a way to utilize social media tools to best engage their members, while still…

Politics/Government

How PolicyPulse Deals with Apathy, a Problem for all Political Startups

By | May 21, 2012 at 2:30 pm

What do you do if you’re solving a problem that few people know is a problem? Is that a problem? Dallas-based startup PolicyPulse, part of the latest Tech Wildcatters class, has a big vision to bring citizens together with city governments, nonprofits, and advocacy…

iPhone

Blurtt: iPhone Photo Sharing App Worth +1,000 Words; Interview with CEO Jeanette Cajide

By | May 20, 2012 at 12:00 pm

If you’ve ever sent or received a text message, then there’s a 99.99% chance that some (or all) of your intended meaning was lost in translation.  Without body language, tone-of-voice, or any other non-verbal cue that we would otherwise pick up on during a…

Android

Give Up Little Luxuries and Make Micro-Donations to Charity with Instead

By | May 20, 2012 at 10:00 am

If charity is all about sacrificing for others, Instead makes that sacrifice visible. Its cute interface lets you select what you’re giving up – like coffee, beer, or a movie – then make a micro-donation. You can choose from around 200 charities, including the…

Gear & Gadgets

Former Fossil Execs Bring High Fashion to the Smartwatch with Meta Watch

By | May 18, 2012 at 4:00 pm

The Pebble smartwatch has set a Kickstarter record, raising over $10 million before the campaign finally closes tonight. But Pebble isn’t the first smartphone-connected watch out there. The Meta Watch, which works with Android phones, was already created by former Fossil employees and spun…

iPhone

Powerful Social Networks Become Powerful Selling Networks with Qwiqq

By | May 18, 2012 at 11:00 am

Social networking sites like Pinterest prove the value of image-driven communication for businesses. After all, you can write a thousand words describing your product and its benefits, but you know what they say about a picture. Qwiqq is driving social commerce with an app…

Events

Meet 13 Eclectic Startups at Tonight’s Tech Cocktail Dallas Mixer

By | May 17, 2012 at 5:00 pm

We are really looking forward to showcasing 13 startups at tonight’s first ever Tech Cocktail Dallas mixer as we partner with Startup Texas, part of the Startup America Partnership.  Enjoy an evening of fun mingling with other technology enthusiasts, investors, bloggers, and entrepreneurs.  Thanks…

Events

Dallas-Based Fancorps Rewards Your Fans’ Word-of-Mouth Recommendations

By | May 17, 2012 at 4:00 pm

Who’s your favorite band on earth?  Nickelback?  Just go with it.  You love Nickleback so much, that you can’t help but sing their praises at every available opportunity (both literally and figuratively).  You share all their videos on Facebook.  You email all your friends…

iPhone

Channel Your Inner Social Poet with Haiku Brew

By | May 17, 2012 at 1:30 pm

Born at the 2012 App Olympics in Dallas, Haiku Brew is an iPhone app that lets you collaborate with your friends in haiku about shared experiences and interests. Haiku Brew helps you channel your inner “social poet” through a simple, collaborative process: (1) snap…

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