Archive for the ‘Invention’ Category

UTA Faculty Startup AbeXXa Makes Prestigious List

Posted by Lance Murray

The National Council of Entrepreneurial Tech Transfer has named AbeXXa Biologics, a faculty startup at the University of Texas at Arlington, as one of 40 “Best University Startups 2017.”

The Council is a Washington, D.C.-based association of startup officers from …

Winners Named in Richardson Smart Cities Reverse Pitch

Posted by Nicholas Sakelaris

smart citiesA smart parking system that uses cameras could revolutionize parking at the University of Texas at Dallas. And medical students could soon be using augmented reality to improve their bedside manner.

Both application ideas won a $5,000 prize in the …

On Tap: Soluna Festival, North Texas Small Business Conference, Tech Titans Awards Gala

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 …

TI Unveils New Sensor Chips for Automotive, Industrial Uses

Posted by Kerry Curry

Texas Instruments Inc., a large supplier of semiconductors to the automotive industry, has developed new mmWave sensor chips that it says are the most precise and smallest such sensors on the market.

Dallas-based TI said the new chips, which it …

Smart Cities Summit: The World as We Will Come to Know it

Posted by Nicholas Sakelaris

smart citiesFlying cars, self-sustained electric grids, and autonomous cars aren’t just fantasies — they could all transform the world in the next eight years.

These bold predictions were the focus of the 2025 Visionaries Roundtable discussion Tuesday during the North Texas …

Groundbreaking Geneticist Collins to Make SMU Addresses

Posted by Lance Murray

A trailblazing physician-geneticist will make two appearances this weekend at Southern Methodist University — one a free public symposium on Friday and then delivering the commencement address on Saturday.

Francis S. Collins led the Human Genome Project before becoming director …

Unmanned Vehicles: Key Takeaways from XPONENTIAL

Posted by Nicholas Sakelaris

Unmanned vehicles are boldly going where divers, helicopters, and workers hanging by ropes have gone in the past.

Industry experts gave insight from the front lines of drone technology at the keynote panel Thursday for the XPONENTIAL 2017 conference at …

On Tap: Smart Cities Summit, Tech Showcase, Healthcare Dealmakers Conference

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 …

SMU Students’ Device Measures Muscle Health

Posted by Lance Murray

A group of engineering students at Southern Methodist University has developed a small, inexpensive device that could help improve the lives of people with some of the world’s most-devastating neuromuscular diseases.

The portable bioelectric impedance analyzer is about the size …

Contest Win Helps Astrapi Gain
Notice in Satellite Community

Posted by Kerry Curry

Astrapi, a Dallas technology startup and pioneer in spiral-based signal modulation, has attracted the attention of investors and potential clients after winning the grand prize at the inaugural Satellite 2017 Startup Space pitch competition.

Astrapi founder and CEO, Dr. Jerrold