Masters of Scale with Reid Hoffman, a podcast about growing and scaling businesses, is on a mission to "illuminate big concepts and simple hacks that can change everything". Each episode features an entrepreneur (i.e. Mark Zuckerberg, Linda Rottenberg, Reed Hastings, and many more) to discuss relevant...

For many vendors at the Re-Imagine RedBird Pop-Up Market, the blossoming revitalization and investment in the region, spearheaded by the Dallas Regional Chamber, Dallas Entrepreneur Center and the Red Bird Mall redevelopment team, is bringing much-needed excitement and interest in Southern Dallas. “I grew up in...

Google is the de facto starting point for vetting and exploring products and services. Content quality, visual presentation and consistency are the cornerstones for informing potential clients, building reputation and closing the sale...

When it comes to running a successful business these days, entrepreneurs need a formidable mix of grit, ambition, faith, a strong network and technology too. [caption id="attachment_1347690" align="alignright" width="470"] Scottie Smith II[/caption] You don't have to be a tech whiz to take your company to the next...

Featured LDFW Contributor: Veleisa Patton Burrell Traxo, a leader in travel intelligence data, recently announced collaborations with three new travel risk management and duty of care providers: Anvil Group, Drum Cussac, and JESI. The partnerships will allow three organizations to utilize Traxo CAPTURE data aggregation technology...

Clavis Capital Partners, a Dallas-based private equity firm, has invested growth capital in Azimuth Technology, a leading manufacturer of precision components for OEM’s and aftermarket distributors in the firearm and defense industries. Financial terms weren’t announced. Headquartered in Naples, FL, Azimuth has grown rapidly since its...

Up close and personal with the startups that call North Texas home. Featured Startup: ROBOAMP Founder: Roberto Inetti Neighborhood: Rockwall, TX What was the inspiration to start ROBOAMP?  I'm a software engineer. I love to solve problems, design systems, etc. So for me, every time I'm developing tools or websites,...

GetInsured, a market leader in individual health insurance e-commerce, has acquired ACAExpress.com and its sister brand, Benefit Geek. Since its founding in 2005, GetInsured has helped millions of consumers enroll in health insurance through their very own marketplace and through public and private exchanges powered by...

Up close and personal with the startups that call North Texas home. [caption id="attachment_1347186" align="alignright" width="418"] BLVCK Founder Eric Townsend[/caption] Featured Startup: BLVCK Founder: Eric Townsend Neighborhood: Oak Lawn/ Uptown area What was the inspiration to start BLVCK?  BLVCK started out as a "see a need, fill a need" project. I was talking with...

ABCOMRENTS has acquired SMART Technology Rentals in a strategic move that is expected to support the company's national growth initiatives into the Texas market. As a leading provider of event technology solutions since 1989, ABCOMRENTS strategizes, designs, and implements full-service solutions, with innovative technology solutions, state-of-the-art tech...

We all have biases.  Mostly unconscious, without a doubt, but we all have them. But what about those conscious often incorrect thoughts & perceptions about people that are different from us? The Office of Diversity and Outreach at the University of California, San Francisco, defines conscious bias...

$10 million facility to house 300 cybersecurity professionals to drive innovation, education and operations EY announced today that it will soon open an advanced, multi-million-dollar cybersecurity innovation and operations center in Dallas, Texas. The center will be part of EY wavespace™, a global network of growth...

Dallas-Fort Worth makes fastest-growing metros list for software jobs In the past five years, software engineer jobs and other related tech roles have dispersed beyond the hubs of Silicon Valley and the technology industry into a wide variety of industries and cities around the country, according...

Texas Instruments (TI) today introduced a pair of highly flexible, single-chip buck-boost battery charge controllers for one- to four-cell (1S to 4S) designs. The bq25703A and bq25700A synchronous charge controllers support efficient charging through USB Type-C and other USB ports in end equipment ranging from...

Latest Issuance Significantly Strengthens Pinnacle's Exclusivity Protections News provided by Pinnacle Spine Group, LLC DALLAS, July 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ Pinnacle Spine Group, LLC, the pioneer of in-situ graft delivery technology, today announced that the company has been granted a U.S. patent that meaningfully reinforces its exclusivity...

You may be thinking that independent contractors have been around forever so what’s the big deal? One word: Technology. The “Uberization” of Everything Grab your smart phone and get access to billions of people. Download an app and a marketplace of people are instantly at your fingertips, willing...

Invitae Corporation , one of the fastest growing genetic information companies, has acquired Ommdom Inc., which develops healthcare software, including CancerGene Connect, one of the most efficient, end-to-end platforms available for collecting and managing genetic family histories. The technology behind CancerGene Connect was first created...

The opening video at Apple’s WWDC2017 Developer Conference last week introduced a chaotic, apocalyptic world where apps no longer existed. In the Apple Apocalypse, access to our beloved apps suddenly vanishes, we revert back to using physical maps for navigation, video chatting apps are obsolete and...