Posts Tagged ‘Microsoft’

Safe & Secure: Knightscope Robots are on Patrol

Posted by Nicholas Sakelaris

Armed with 360-degree cameras, license plate recognition, and the ability to sniff out and identify cell phones, the new K3 and K5 autonomous robots could revolutionize building security and, someday, law enforcement.

Developed by Knightscope, the wheeled robots have been

NorthPark Microsoft Store Hosts Entrepreneurship Week Events

Posted by Dave Moore

This year, in celebration of National Entrepreneurship Week, Feb. 20-24, every Microsoft Store in North America will host workshops featuring local small business leaders, with the goal of raising awareness about business opportunities and strategies for the next generation …

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

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 …

Uber, Microsoft Team Up on New Security Feature

Posted by Lance Murray

Uber and Microsoft are teaming up to increase the security of the Uber app that are intended to reduce driving risks, including the new Real-Time ID Check feature.

Real-Time ID Check is Uber’s newest security feature that uses Microsoft Cognitive …

Do Lunch Different Challenge Aims to Raise $1.5M for Education

Posted by Nealie Sanchez

A Dallas-based startup has challenged major tech giants — Apple, Google, and Microsoft — to compete in The Do Lunch Different Challenge to raise awareness and funds that will be used to affect the lives of 500,000 high school students.…

3 Things: This Railroad’s Been Workin’ on Drone Rules

Posted by Jana J. Pruet

BNSF Railway is helping the Federal Aviation Administration navigate new commercial drone rules, DISD is partnering with area businesses to introduce students to possible careers, and companies are finding ways to add tech to liven up retail storefronts.  

Fort Worth-based

3 Things: DISD Police Chief’s Retirement Plan: On the ‘Bubbl’

Posted by Julia Falcon

DALLAS ISD POLICE CHIEF TO START RIDE SERVICE; MICROSOFT AND LINKEDIN MERGE; CUBAN INVESTS IN NODE


Today’s stories include a new on-demand ride service, two big companies to merge, and Mark Cuban invests in another tech startup. 

Dallas Independent School

3 Things We’re Reading: Implosion to Make Room for American’s Headquarters

Posted by Lance Murray

WORLD’S LARGEST AIRLINE MAKING WAY FOR NEW HQ; PHILANTHROPY $100 AT A TIME


Each day, the staff at Dallas Innovates digs deep into the web looking for interesting, stimulating and sometime profound stories that we think you’ll enjoy. Here are …