Posts Tagged ‘AT&T’

Time Warner’s $100M Deal Could ‘Snap’ Up Young Viewers

Posted by Lance Murray

Time Warner Inc. is going to invest $100 million to produce TV-like programs and advertising on Snap Inc. with the aim of have the media giant’s content reach young audiences via the social network.

It’s a deal that could impact …

AT&T Intern Designs Health Station to Monitor Aging Patients

Posted by Renee Yan

A recent graduate from the University of Texas at Dallas collaborated with the AT&T Foundry in Plano to develop an inventive way to approach health care for aging patients.

The Dallas-based telecom company has six innovation centers or foundries around …

22 DFW Companies Make 2017 Fortune 500 List

Posted by Chloe Bennett

Dallas-Fort Worth is well represented on this year’s Fortune 500 list with 22 local companies earning a spot in the coveted rankings. 

It’s the 63rd year for the Fortune magazine list which annually ranks 500 U.S. companies by total fiscal …

Dallas Nonprofit Launching National Youth Week

Posted by Chloe Bennett

Working with at-risk youth for years, Dallas resident Lori Hoff has found that while a lot of young people have valuable ideas, some lack the confidence and platform to voice them.

“We have a National Cookie Day, we have a

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

Women’s Lives Help Mold
Event-Planning Business

Posted by Lance Murray

Rattana Mao came to the U.S. as a baby, her family fleeing their native Cambodia. Diana Combs-Selman spent much of her 20s as a rebellious youth living on the streets.

Now, the women are working together in their own …

AT&T Eyeing Company to Further 5G Development

Posted by Julia Falcon

Dallas-based AT&T announced Monday its plan to acquire Straight Path Communications, in a deal valued at $1.6 billion, which will help support the company’s holdings of the millimeter wave spectrum. 

AT&T said that Straight Path’s portfolio will boost the …

How Does AT&T Look at Smart Cities Market? It’s About Mindset

Posted by Heather Noel

smart cities$1.5 trillion.

That’s how much business consulting firm Frost & Sullivan says the global smart cities market could be worth by 2020. 

Dallas is just one of many cities in the nation investing in tech-infused community upgrades to bring more …

Dallas Takes Step Closer in Becoming ‘Smart City’

Posted by Nicholas Sakelaris

smart citiesTwo new 55-inch touchscreens and other smart features unveiled in the West End represent a large leap forward for Dallas’ Smart Cities initiative.

The screens, which are part of the Dallas Innovation Alliance’s Smart Cities Living Lab, display points of …

UTD: Students Take on Challenge of Helping Make Cities Smart

Posted by UT Dallas Naveen Jindal School of Management

Graduate students in an entrepreneurship class at the Naveen Jindal School of Management conducted research and made suggestions for the AT&T Smart Cities initiative. The experience put students in the middle of how technology is transforming cities.

Smart Cities is …