Events

#WEDallas: The DEC is Empowering Female Entrepreneurs in North Texas

By | Sep 30, 2015 at 11:00 am

One of the biggest fixtures of the Dallas entrepreneurial ecosystem is, without a doubt, The Dallas Entrepreneur Center (DEC). They stand committed to elevating the status of the entire North Texas region with everything they do, like helping to build America’s smart cities. To…

Ecosystems

Dallas Wants to Help Build America’s Smart Cities

By | Sep 15, 2015 at 12:30 pm

It was only a little over a month ago when the White House hosted their first ever Demo Day, an event that shows the Obama Administration’s commitment to technology and innovation. At the White House Demo Day we saw entrepreneurs form across the US…

Startups & Apps

How ParkHub Is Changing the Parking Game

By | May 17, 2016 at 2:00 pm

George Baker, Sr. is in the parking business. Now, he’s not your typical parking king with lots scattered across cities and those complicated 0-20 mins, 20mins, and  3-hour signs. He’s invented a three-part system which allows ticketing & parking systems to change how they…

Startups & Apps

New Startup 5Miles Looks To Topple Craigslist

By | Aug 19, 2015 at 12:30 pm

For a company that has been dominating the classifieds industry for two decades, Craigslist has quite a few problems that have yet to be solved. Now, they have a new wave of competition that is looking to take advantage of those issues to unseat…

Kickstarter

Updated: GlocalMe G2 First Successfully Funded Global 4G WIFI Hotspot

By | Aug 3, 2015 at 4:00 pm

August 14, 2015 Update: We are currently investigating more details about this company and the KickStarter campaign. At this time we would not recommend backing the GlocalMe G2. If you’ve ever traveled internationally, you know what a pain it can be to take your…

Accelerator

Tech-Friendly Startup Accelerators in Dallas

By | Jul 30, 2015 at 5:00 pm

It takes a special person to pursue a venture like a startup; that path is definitely not for just anyone. When you are new to the game, it can be difficult to know where to begin. This may attribute to why top cities for…

Opinion/Analysis

Dallas Startup Week Comes to a Close

By | Apr 16, 2016 at 12:00 pm

Well, we made it – thanks to a combination of no snow, this year; brilliant parties atop skyscrapers; Chase; and all the speakers, Dallas Startup Week turned out to be a brilliant success. The week kicked off with a smashing party at the Tower…

Events

A Look at Dallas Startup Week 2016 [PHOTOS]

By | Apr 15, 2016 at 3:07 pm

Dallas Startup Week is nearing an end – with the final day tomorrow. Entrepreneurs, investors and fans of the beautiful Texas-city have come for the warmth and stayed for the celebratory startup environment. The smiling faces of attendees and speakers alike is proof that…

Ecosystems

A Look at Capital and Community in the Dallas Tech Ecosystem

By | Apr 14, 2016 at 5:59 pm

In the past year, the Dallas startup community has blossomed like crazy. New incubators, co-working spaces, and capital have emerged, seemly out of nowhere. When you add corporate innovation growth and an increase in population, then you’ve got the cool-aid for a great startup…

Startups & Apps

10 Hot Dallas Startups Share the Best Parts of Starting Up in Dallas

By | Apr 13, 2016 at 4:20 pm

Dallas is turning out some of the hottest new startups the South has seen in a long time. Varying from hospitality to clothing, Dallas has it all. In the end, though, they’re all looking to fix a pre-existing problem or make something better that…

Opinion/Analysis

Dallas Influencers Share How to Make Connections in the Dallas Startup Community

By | Apr 12, 2016 at 3:21 pm

Everyone has their own unique style of meeting people. You may have discovered yours early on or you may be still trying to figure it out. When I took my first step into the startup community of Dallas I thought, “oh, I’ve got this…

Ecosystems

Dallas Startup Week Expected to Be Twice as Big as Last Year

By | Apr 6, 2016 at 2:43 pm

For the second year in a row, Startup Week is coming to Dallas, TX with Chase for Business as the headline sponsor. Last year brought in about 3,000 registered attendees and they’re expecting to double that amount this year. The conference will take place from…

Automotive

Any Car, Every Car – A Connected Car

By | Jul 9, 2015 at 9:00 am

One of the only things that depreciates as quickly as a car’s value is the technology inside of it: the minute it comes off the assembly line it’s outdated. Plain and simple, the technology inside that car will never be able as relevant as…

Marketing & Social Media

The ABCs of Digital Marketing

By | Jul 3, 2015 at 9:00 am

Michael Jackson once said: “…ABC, it’s as easy as 1-2-3. As simple as, do re mi…”. Although he was teaching a girl all about love in this scenario, the truth is that this simple equation can be applied to most fields outside of cupid’s domain –…

Social Good

Using a Birthday Celebration to Help Fund a Service Dog

By | Jul 1, 2015 at 11:00 am

Dapo Oremade is a University of North Texas (UNT) graduate, member of the US Army, and he’s turning 28 years old this year. Like most people he wants to do something special for his birthday, but unlike most people that something special is for…

Accelerator

Dallas is Getting a Shiny New Real Estate Accelerator

By | Jun 25, 2015 at 11:00 am

Dallas is at the top of the food chain when it comes to Fortune 500 companies, which is why it’s spawned some top innovations from companies like Tech Wildcatters. The team there prides themselves on being the best B2B focused accelerator in the city,…

Opinion/Analysis

How Is Facebook Preparing for the Future of Work?

By | Feb 19, 2016 at 3:00 pm

Facebook’s CIO Tim Campos had a candid discussion about the company’s future during the Hispanic IT Executive Council’s (HITEC) 2015 Q4 summit. Hosted at Facebook’s HQ, to an audience of 200+ Hispanic technology executives, Campos gave a talk titled “Innovation Technology: The Future of…