Archive for the ‘Enterprise’ Category

Hispanic IT Execs to Gather at Leadership Summit

Posted by Kerry Curry

The Hispanic IT Executive Council will honor and promote Hispanic technology leadership April 5-7 at a digital transformation summit in North Texas.

The “Dallas Leadership Summit and HITEC 50 Awards Luncheon,” is being hosted by retail giant J.C. Penney, and …

WalletHub: Texas Ranks Among Most Innovative States

Posted by Kerry Curry

Texas is the 15th most-innovative state, according to a WalletHub ranking of innovation that compares all the states and the District of Columbia.

WalletHub, a personal finance website, said its analysts compared the 50 states and D.C. …

Toyota Gets License to Use
Microsoft Connected Car Tech

Posted by Nicholas Sakelaris

Toyota now has direct access to all of Microsoft’s connected car technology and patents, giving the Japanese automaker a head start on new features such as artificial intelligence, voice recognition, and gesture control. 

This marks Microsoft’s most extensive intellectual property

The Epic Will Revive
Historic Deep Ellum Building

Posted by Lance Murray

Construction has begun on The Epic, a mixed-used, transit-oriented development in Deep Ellum that will incorporate one of the area’s most-historic buildings into its fiber.

The development is a project of Westdale and KDC, and will sit on an …

Chevy Bolt EVs, Teen Driver Tech
Put Charge in Auto Show

Posted by Nicholas Sakelaris

Chevrolet’s first fully electric vehicle made its Texas debut at the DFW Auto Show this week, along with other innovative vehicles.

The auto show runs through Sunday at the Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center in downtown Dallas.

The first

Deborah Paris of Fort Worth’s StraCon Services Named State’s Small Biz Person of the Year

Posted by Heather Noel

A Fort Worth small business owner has received top honors from the U.S. Small Business Administration as the Texas Small Business Person of the Year.

StraCon Services

Deborah Paris

Deborah Paris, president and manager of StraCon Services Group LLC, will travel …

On Tap: State of Higher Education, South Side Art Walk, & Entrepreneur Summit

Posted by Jana J. Pruet

North Texas is a big place, with plenty to do, see, hear, and watch. So, we scour the internet every week to find events and activities for you.  As always, events may change at any time, so check event website

Southwest Airlines Undertakes $800M Modernization

Posted by Lance Murray

Dallas-based Southwest Airlines is embracing an $800 million modernization program, saying so long to paper tickets and pneumatic tubes at airports.

According to Fortune, Southwest has invested roughly $500 million into updating is reservation system — the biggest tech …

KidZania to Open “Mini-City” Theme Park at Stonebriar

Posted by Julia Falcon

The Mexico-based KidZania chain is planning to open its first U.S. location next year in a custom-built 80,000-square-foot location just outside Stonebriar Centre in Frisco.

KidZania is an experiential indoor theme park set up to resemble a mini-city where kids …

Vault Aviation Foregoes App for the Human Touch

Posted by Nicholas Sakelaris

Apps can solve many problems in today’s world, but the founders of Vault Aviation wanted a more personal touch for customers booking a private jet.

Childhood friends Paul Taskalos and Weston Hull founded the company in 2015 in Dallas with