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SMU Students Taking Wireless Vehicle Tech to the Streets

Posted by Dave Moore

smart citiesIn urban areas, trips by cars and trucks are often unpleasant (and all-too-familiar) adventures in avoiding accidents, potholes, construction zones, and other drivers.

Researchers at Southern Methodist University are developing technologies that allow vehicles, traffic signals, and even construction signs …

Positive Leaders Steer Organizations to Common Goal

Posted by Jonathan Silk

Leaders set the tone for the climate and culture of an organization.

If leaders take a mindset that they alone have the answers to the organization’s challenges and believe that solutions are passed down from top-to-bottom, they risk establishing a …

Nexstar Becomes 2nd Biggest U.S. Broadcaster After Merger

Posted by Lance Murray

The $4.6 billion merger between Irving-based Nexstar Broadcasting and Virginia-based Media General is complete, and it has created the second-largest television broadcast company in the nation.

The Dallas Business Journal reported that the new company, Nexstar Media Group, will trail …

Dallas Hits No. 1 on Forbes List of ‘Best Buy Cities’

Posted by Lance Murray

The hard work and forward thinking of the North Texas real estate community is paying off, according to a new list published by Forbes.

Dallas has been ranked atop Forbes’ list of “Best Buy Cities: Where to Invest …

NTT Data Moving North American HQ to Legacy West

Posted by Lance Murray

NTT Data International, the giant Japanese IT services company, is moving its North American headquarters to Plano’s Legacy West.

The company, which already had its office on Granite Parkway in Plano, is making the move after completing its acquisition of …

Lincoln, Tesla Meet Customers Where They ‘Live, Work, & Dine’

Posted by Nicholas Sakelaris

From 3D customization to a fully immersive sound system, Lincoln will pull out all the stops when it opens its new Lincoln Experience Center at The Star in Frisco.

The nearly 12,000-square-foot facility solidifies Lincoln’s partnership with the Dallas Cowboys, …

J.C. Penney Expanding its Nike Footprint in Stores

Posted by Lance Murray

The athletic leisure attire market is hot in the United States, and retailers such as Plano-based J.C. Penney and its competitor Kohl’s are giving the segment increasingly larger display in their stores.

J.C. Penney (NYSE: JCP) is boosting its Nike …

Endowment to Boost Assistance to Uninsured Burn Survivors

Posted by Lance Murray

Burn care at Parkland Health & Hospital System got a big boost with the recent announcement of the Sons of the Flag Endowment for Burn Care Supplies through the Parkland Foundation.

Sons of the Flag is a nonprofit founded by …

Taylor Farms Plants Solar Panels at Dallas Facility

Posted by Lance Murray

Taylor Farms has unveiled a $2.1 million array of 3,520 solar panels that will help supply power to the company’s 220,000-square-foot Dallas plant that produces 12 million servings of food a week.

The solar installation is the fourth among the …

CyrusOne: Federal Government Looks to Colocation to Reduce Spending

Posted by Gary Wojtaszek

An unparalleled increase in the amount of data center space that government agencies need today is driving federal business and mission expansion, exponential data growth, and an increasing number of new applications across IT platforms.

However, new federal regulations no …