Posts Tagged ‘app’

Dallas Team 1 of 8 Moving on in Literacy XPRIZE Contest

Posted by Heather Noel

A Dallas team has been named as one of eight semifinalists in the Barbara Bush Foundation Adult Literacy XPRIZE competition.

PeopleForWords — made up of members from Southern Methodist University Guildhall, SMU Simmons School of Education and Human Development, and …

CodeLaunch Announces Finalists for Annual Pitch Day

Posted by Mallory Houser

Five app visionaries will showcase their ideas for up to $30,000 in services at the annual seed accelerator competition, CodeLaunch.

Since 2013, Code Authority Custom Software has hosted this competition as a way for creators to receive seed support. Each …

Blinker Allows Buyers to ‘Take the Wheel’ in Auto Sales

Posted by Amy Wolff Sorter

The award-winning Blinker app has arrived in Texas.

The peer-to-peer car sales app, which launched during 2016 in Colorado, allows people to buy, sell, finance, and refinance cars by doing little more than snapping a photo.

Blinker President Danny Martiniez is a Dallas native.

Blinker President Danny Martinez

Frisco Software Company to Launch Custom App Platform

Posted by Chloe Bennett

A Frisco-based software company is rolling out a new custom app software for its growing customers.

Software company Asset Panda has created a platform called Pangata that allows customers to build their own custom apps, D CEO’s Danielle Abril reported

Baylor Scott & White Health App Provides Direct Communication Between Paramedics, Hospitals

Posted by Mallory Houser

Pulsara, a new app adopted by Baylor Scott & White Medical Center in Grapevine, allows paramedics and EMTs to communicate with the hospital when attending to patients with heart attacks or strokes. 

With the tap of a button, paramedics and …

Cosmunity Adds Orlando Jones to Leadership Team

Posted by Chloe Bennett

Hollywood’s “King of Fandom” will be joining former University of Texas at Dallas students’ startup to spread awareness of its ultimate geek-out platform.

[Image: Cosmunity]

Cosmunity announced recently that Orlando Jones, a respected figure in the fandom world, will help …

DustUp App Hopes to Lasso Cattle Ranchers Into Digital Age

Posted by Nicholas Sakelaris

The multibillion-dollar cattle industry largely has been ignored by the digital revolution with ranch owners still loading their herds into trailers and hauling them to auctions to sell.

It’s also costly with fees that are attached to the sale.

Erik …

Axxess Testing App That ‘Uberizes’ Home Health

Posted by Lance Murray

Dallas-based technology company Axxess is testing a new app that it says “Uberizes” the process of connecting home-health agencies with qualified clinicians to provide care all day, anywhere.

John Olajide

John Olajide, president and CEO of Axxess

Called AxxessCare, the app is …

UTA MetroLab Project Tackles Parking, Security Issues

Posted by Dave Moore

smart citiesFrom a satellite’s eye view, it doesn’t look all that challenging to park at the University of Texas at Arlington.

Thousands of student, staff, and faculty parking spots are interspersed across the sprawling campus, delineated clearly by stripes …

GetPayroll Launches App
for ‘Micro-Companies’ at SXSW

Posted by Lance Murray

Doing the employee payroll is one of the necessary, but sometimes daunting tasks a small business owner performs each month.

Lewisville-based payroll startup GetPayroll launched its SIMON app earlier this month during Startup Night at the South by Southwest Conference …