Archive for the ‘Invention’ Category

On Tap: Reunion Lawn Party, Intro to Apps & Future of Work

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 the event …

Ultravision’s Modular LED Displays are Changing Outdoor Advertising

Posted by Nicholas Sakelaris
Ultravision

This 17-story LED board is one of eight displays that Ultravision has in Times Square in New York City.

From New York City to Paris, Ultravision International’s LED displays are changing the outdoor advertising game with proprietary technology that’s lighter,

ExxonMobil’s Algae Breakthrough Boosts Biofuel Future

Posted by Lance Murray

The beauty of algae is truly in the eye of the beholder.

Take a boat ride at sea and you might come across seaweed or kelp. In a lake or pond, you might see it as pond scum or an …

Blackstone LaunchPad Helps Transform Bold Ideas Into Better Businesses

Posted by UT Dallas Naveen Jindal School of Management

UTDallas_University of Texas at Dallas_ Dallas Innovates is a Gold Founding SponsorWalter Voit is a serial inventor with more ideas than time to execute them. Voit, an associate professor in material science engineering at The University of Texas at Dallas, started his first company a decade ago when he was …

On Tap: Creative Mornings, REVTECH Launch Party & International Folk Art Market

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 the event …

Simmons Cancer Center Joins Beat AML Trial

Posted by Lance Murray

The Harold C. Simmons Comprehensive Cancer Center at UT Southwestern Medical Center  has been chosen for a national Cancer Moonshot clinical trial to find individually tailored approaches to treat acute myeloid leukemia more effectively.

The Simmons Center is one of …

Connecting the Unconnected: Cities and Cars are Getting “Smarter” Every Day

Posted by Ed Christmas

Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses is a Dallas Innovates is Silver SponsorThe connected world has given us smart phones, smart homes, smart buildings, smart TVs, and the emergence of smart cars. Soon these will be components of a “smart city.” After connecting the world with video, voice, and data, the next …

Hunt Energy Incubator-Created Company Sells for $75M

Posted by Mallory Houser

Identifying a weakness in well drilling technology, Hunt Energy Enterprises created a business venture to focus on tapping into unconventional oil and natural gas deposits.

The move paid off.

That company, Motive Drilling Technologies, was sold last month for $75 …

Fort Worth Startup Has Solution to Keep Dust Off Ceiling Fans

Posted by Nicholas Sakelaris

An aerospace engineer wants to dustproof your ceiling fans and possibly more with a new chemical formula.

Mercer

R. Perry Mercer

R. Perry Mercer has patented the EZ Dust solution that you can spray onto fan blades once every five years.…

SMU Chemist: Protein Helps Plants Know When to Bloom

Posted by Mallory Houser

Farmers growing crops under any conditions might sound impossible, but a new study by researchers at Southern Methodist University that explains how plants tell time could make that far-fetched idea a possibility.

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