Posts Tagged ‘IBM’

TCU Trio’s Startup Gives Kids
VR Escape in Hospital

Posted by Mallory Houser

From Dallas Cowboy football games to Disneyland attractions, virtual reality technology may become a way for children’s hospital patients to experience events from their hospital beds. 

A trio of Texas Christian University students developed a concept for virtual-reality headsets to …

Blockchain Backers Want to Unleash Tech’s Potential

Posted by Lance Murray

Blockchain, the technology used by Bitcoin for financial transactions, is gaining support as a way for doctors and health-care institutions to share a patient’s medical information.

Currently, electronic health records are used by many hospitals, but they are very difficult …

Security Startup StackPath Acquires Highwinds

Posted by Dave Montgomery

StackPath, a Dallas-based cybersecurity firm that has blazed a path of steady growth since its emergence less than a year ago, has taken another expansionist move with the acquisition of Highwinds, a content delivery network based in Florida.

The move,

IBM Offers 5 Predictions of Life-Changing Innovations

Posted by Lance Murray

New technologies and innovations have been improving our lives at a rapid rate, and IBM has revealed its list of five big predictions for the innovations that its believes will change our lives in the next five years.

The predictions …

Signposts of Innovation: Identify, Overcome Barriers

Posted by Lance Murray
A Dallas Innovates Series

A Dallas Innovates Series

Economist Bart van Ark led a conversation about the future of innovation with Fortune 1000 leaders from Microsoft, IBM, Sabre, and Blue Cross Blue Shield at the Signposts of Innovation panel discussion Oct. 3 at the

Signposts of Innovation: 6 Key Strategies Detailed

Posted by Lance Murray
A Dallas Innovates Series

A Dallas Innovates Series

Economist Bart van Ark led a conversation about the future of innovation with Fortune 1000 leaders from Microsoft, IBM, Sabre, and Blue Cross Blue Shield at the Signposts of Innovation panel discussion Oct. 3 at the

Coppell ISD Using New Digital Tool for Personalized Learning

Posted by Heather Noel

Coppell ISD has a new digital tool to better cater to students’ individual learning styles. 

The school district is the first to use IBM Watson Element for Educators, an app that integrates analytics and data from areas such as academic …

Signposts of Innovation:
What Impacts Your Company?

Posted by Lance Murray

A lack of time for innovation projects is the main barrier for companies seeking to innovate in their industries, according to two-thirds of the attendees this week at the Signposts of Innovation event sponsored by the Dallas Regional Chamber.

That …

Earth Day Texas Helps Environment, Educates Kids About STEM

Posted by Romelia Flores

A LOOK BACK AT HOW THE EVENT SHOWCASED TECHNOLOGY, TOO


I’ve always heard about Earth Day as being a worldwide annual celebration held to demonstrate support for environmental protection.

In March, I had the wonderful opportunity of meeting Matt Myers, …

Will Computers Replace Programmers?

Posted by Romelia Flores

It is February 14, 2011, and I’m at the Dallas Magnolia Theater with clients anxiously watching IBM’s Watson computer playing Jeopardy against the game’s all-time leading human champions. The audience is filled with amazement and skepticism. We’re all wondering, “Will …