Archive for the ‘Enterprise’ Category

Dallas-Fort Worth is Creative Jobs Capital of Texas

Posted by Julia Falcon

If you think that Austin has cornered the market on the creative economy in Texas, you’d be wrong.

A new study by the University of North Texas’ Economic Research Group shows that it’s Dallas leading the state in creative economy …

On Tap: Earth Day Texas, Women in Tech Summit, The Doers

Posted by Dallas Innovates

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 …

Rockwall 7-Year-Old Named ‘Kidtrepreneur of the Year’

Posted by Julia Batlle

After competing against nine other finalists, a Rockwall 7-year-old has claimed the title of Barbara’s Bakery‘s 2017 Kidtrepreneur of the Year. 

Kaden Newton was selected for his nonprofit company that feeds children fighting hunger in his area with …

What You Need To Know About Drone Patents

Posted by Adam Rehm

Polsinelli_University of Texas at Dallas_ Dallas Innovates is a Silver Founding SponsorDrone technology has opened the door to fascinating possibilities. Many companies around the world are working to take advantage of such by investing in research and development. As with any investment of this nature, inventions are conceived and patent applications

Bitcoin Continues to Find Niche
in World Economy

Posted by Nicholas Sakelaris

Critics have discounted Bitcoin for years but the digital cryptocurrency keeps disrupting the world by finding new legal and illegal uses.

At its core, Bitcoin is digital gold that stores value on the internet with no centralized government authority. It …

DFW Entrepreneurs Recount Their ‘Aha’ Moments

Posted by Lance Murray

For many entrepreneurs, there is an “aha” moment, that instant of insight or discovery about how to make their ideas a success.

aha moment

Suzy Batiz thought of Poo-Pourri at a family gathering.

Fast Company recently talked with two Dallas-area entrepreneurs about …

Toyota’s Plano HQ to Have Texas’
Largest Solar Power System

Posted by Julia Falcon

Toyota’s North American Headquarters in Plano is expected to be home to the largest on-site solar-powered system for a non-utilities corporate office in the state of Texas, SunPower recently announced.

“We’re proud to partner with Toyota on this innovative solar …

Central Market Rethinking Fresh Produce With Farming Venture

Posted by Julia Falcon

Dallas-based Central Market is looking to rethink what “fresh” produce means in the grocery industry. 

Beginning in May, the grocery chain’s location at Lovers Lane and Greenville Avenue in Dallas will have fresh, leafy greens available for customers to purchase. …

Old Dallas High School Getting New Life

Posted by Nicholas Sakelaris

Once destined for the wrecking ball, the old Dallas High School has become a hotspot for architects and coworking.

Developer Matthews Southwest is renovating the 107-year-old building on Pearl and Bryan streets into a LEED certified building. The company

Toyota Steps Up Its Robotics With New Leg Brace

Posted by Nicholas Sakelaris

Toyota wants to help people with partial paralysis walk again using robotic leg braces. The Japanese automaker unveiled the Welwalk WW-1000 Wednesday in Tokyo, Tech Times reported.

[ Photo: Toyota ]

The automaker, which will open its North American headquarters …