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Kickstart Monday: Software Dice to the rescue!

** We’re bringing back Kickstart Monday, a regular column where we highlight an interesting ...

Kickstart Monday: Village Initiative Tackles Student Loans Through Crowdfunding

The Village Initiative is an early-stage startup that will be a community-based crowdfunding platform ...

Kickstart Monday: Marma, Natural health products inspired by Grandma’s remedies

Sore throat? Sunburn? Bad cough? Who remembers all of the childhood memories of your ...

Kickstart Monday: Oduga, Toys That Grow With Baby

Ask any parent and they’ll tell you, “kids grow up so fast.” Even looking ...

Kickstart Monday: Sharitabl, a social network for good

With the amount of time that we spend on social networks, wouldn’t it be ...

Kickstart Monday: eDebut, movie streaming for new film releases

The film industry is a billion dollar behemoth, and for independent filmmakers, the costs ...

Kickstart Monday: KidStarter, creating a brighter future through STEM-based learning

DFW Excellerator, the “first cross-border incubator and accelerator in North Texas that supports programs from ...

Kickstart Monday: SUMMARY

With so many options for consuming entertainment, information, and resources, it can be hard ...

Kickstart Monday: Custom Apps Made Easy with Appr

Earlier this year, Flurry Analytics released a report on mobile app usage since 2013, noting that, ...

KICKSTART MONDAY! Zunotek’s SnapRecorder Makes Music Production Sleek and Simple

Among musicians of every kind, from street corner buskers to Super Bowl half-timers, having ...

Kickstart Monday: CopKarma, an app “for the people”

Just about everybody has had an experience with a police officer at some point ...

Kickstart Monday: Finding Opportunities for Your Purpose with PurposeMatch

In this day and age of countless opportunities, finding a fulfilling career path has ...

Kickstart Monday: BLEasy, A Bridge for Your Arduino System

BLEasy is a new project out of Grabo (from Denton), and it aims to ...

Kickstart Monday: Pterys, Sunglasses With a Cause

If you’ve never heard of pterygium, then we’re about to teach you something, dear ...

Kickstart Monday: Pump Up West Dallas

Most of the Kickstarter and Indiegogo campaigns that we’ve featured are tech-related, so this ...

A Kickstarter for Texas Summers

Despite lower-than-average temperatures here in North Texas this summer, it’s still pretty miserable out. ...

Kickstart Monday: The Tomorrow Techies

There is a persistent and growing need for coding programs for kids — not ...

Kickstart Monday: Meh.

Many of you are probably familiar with local business, Woot. They started out as ...

BREAKING: iFind Kickstarter Funding Suspended

We recently covered the local Kickstarter campaign for the iFind — a super useful ...

Kickstart Monday: Build a “Showcase of Greatness” with MaximusLife

The MaximusLife platform offers an exciting way to create, share, and track your goals. ...

A Special Kickstart Monday: Expanding Coworking in North Texas

Our North Texas startup community really is amazing — I gushed about it last week ...

Kickstart Monday: The iFind, a Battery-Free Bluetooth Item Locator

How much time do you spend looking for your keys or wallet before you leave ...

Kickstart Monday: iFind Could Give You Back 3 Years of Your Life

iFind, from WeTag Inc – a Plano-based startup, may just be the lost item ...

Kickstart Monday: Cheer on Reading in Dallas!

This week’s Kickstart Monday isn’t about tech, but it IS a seriously awesome cause. ...

Kickstart Monday: The “Mighty Mini”

The “Mighty Mini” Kickstarter campaign is still underway, and it would be awesome to ...

Kickstart Monday: FunCart, a Completely New Movie Medium for Kids

The FunCart is an innovative and entertaining way of helping parents keep their kids ...

Kickstart Monday – Mi World Lets You Share, Even When You’re Not Connected

Mi World™ PCS is rounding off their Indiegogo campaign at the beginning of May, ...

Kickstart Monday: iPal Launches Indiegogo Campaign for Smartglasses Product

Editor’s note: Kickstart Monday is our ongoing series of profiling local crowdfunding campaigns each ...

Matramoney Wants to Kickstart Your Wedding

Crowdfunding has obviously been blowing up and different sites are going after all sorts ...

Kickstart Monday: Photonic Designs – New Battery Tech

Every week at airports across the country, 1000s of batteries are being consumed by ...

Kickstart Monday: Python 101 – Programming from Start to Finish

A local Kickstarter project is well on its way to helping you learn how ...

Kickstart Monday: Switch Taps Interchangeable Beer Tap Handles

Sometimes innovation comes in relatively low-tech forms, and we celebrate it! After all, who ...

Kickstart Monday: DropShades Takes Off!

Local startup, DropShades, has reaped significant success from its sound reactive shades. The initial ...

Kickstart Monday: Busker – Wallet Friendly Pick Storage

It’s a problem every guitar player has experienced… lost picks, inaccessible picks, forgotten picks. ...

Kickstart Monday: An Organic Success

Urban Acres Farmstead opened the doors to its new store front in Oak Cliff ...

Kickstart Monday: Closing In on Gestures

With just 3 days left to go, Gestures, who we caught up with a ...

Kickstart Monday: Boldly Mapping Where No Man Has Gone Before

Local Kickstarter campaign will launch poster series that maps the lesser known areas of ...

Lavabit Founder Launches Kickstarter to Open Source Code

Ladar Levison, the founder of Dallas-based Lavabit, launched a Kickstarter campaign on Monday to ...

Ep9 – Julian Placino Teaches Us to How to Hire and How to be Hired

Today on the show we learn best practices on hiring at your startup, how ...

#BigDNT March: EPLAY by Players Revolution

Statistically, 1 in 4 Americans play in an adult sports league, but are finding ...

TOOR promises to bring the real estate industry into the 21st century

TOOR is a real estate tool that is used by realtor and home sellers ...

The iLumaware Shield TL: radar technology for your bicycle

Chris Mogridge, the COO and co-inventor for iLumaware created a Kickstarter campaign to fund his ...

Sprinkl announces investor Ian Woodward-Smith’s $1.3M investment

Sprinkl, the Dallas-based SXSW finalist is excited to announce that they raised $1.3 million ...

Get On With Life Using the Highway Hand App

We’ve all been there at some point in our lives – stuck on the ...

Startup Dallas Ep83 – Matt Johnner | Bank Labs

Check out the audio version of the show on iTunes here and Stitcher here. Matt Johnner ...

Unlock Real Estate Magic With TOOR Today

Technology is a strange and awesome thing that seems to grow every minute. Tasks ...

How Oculus VR Game Lucky’s Tale Was Born … in Dallas

Dallas-based gaming studio Playful Corp. might not be a household name just yet, but it’s ...

Startup Dallas Episode 81 – Joe Scott | Cankerboy

Check out the audio version of the show on iTunes here and Stitcher here. Joe Scott ...

Startup Dallas Episode 80 – Zach Redington | Lounge County

Check out the audio version of the show on iTunes here and Stitcher here. Zach Redington ...

The Power of 9 Happy People: If You Can Dream It, Do It!

From the Dalai Lama, to Gretchen Rubin’s Happiness Project, to Disney’s Magic Kingdom, an ...

Why Hardware Startups Fail to Deliver

We’ve seen it play out over and over. A hardware startup goes down the ...

Capes 4 Kids Helps Hospitalized Children Feel Like Superheroes

Sometimes in Startupland it’s easy to get caught up in our own ventures. It’s ...

Aristos Ventures invests in Austin-based startup, JamKazam

Dallas-based micro-venture fund, Aristos Ventures, announced their investment in JamKazam late last week. Aristos ...

Resolutions, Shmesolutions: How LAUNCH DFW can help you in 2015

If you’re like me, you’ve maybe thought about some resolutions for 2015, but you ...

United Way Announces Its 2014-15 GroundFloor Fellows

We’re thrilled to hear that United Way of Metropolitan Dallas announced its newest GroundFloor ...

Sprinkl: The Next Element in the Digital Household

Perhaps you’ll remember Sprinkl from the September Dallas New Tech event, when local tech ...

Parenteen: Ensuring Safe Teen Drivers Through Tech

When it comes to teen driving, the statistics can be daunting. Just during the ...

Crowdfunding Platform MassCatalyst Exhibiting at TechCrunch

MassCatalyst is representing Dallas at TechCrunch Disrupt this week with their new crowdfunding platform. ...

Buoy: Ensuring Safe Driving Through Tech

Driver safety is always an issue, especially with an increase in mobile phone use. ...

Make Any Flat Surface Your Canvas with Gocupi!

“Do you have a need to robotically draw images on any vertical surface using ...

Beer + Bluetooth = Brilliant

Today’s Kickstart Monday is all about making your beer brewing experience easier and smarter. ...

Building the DFW Teen Startup Community

The DFW Startup community has grown considerably since 2008 when there were only a handful ...

Dallas’ Carmack could be the hidden key to the Oculus VR acquisition

Facebook stunned the tech and gaming universes on Tuesday with their unexpected acquisition of ...

Avegant Rolling Into Town Wednesday to Showcase Glyph

Michigan-based Avegant will be in Dallas on Wednesday to show off the Glyph, their ...

Monday News Roundup: HipLogiq, Nimbix, Tech Wildcatters Make Headlines

HipLogiq, the company behind SocialCentiv and SocialCompass, just announced they’ve closed a $7M Series ...

Gestures Captures Mobile Camera Simplicity

Gestures, a simplified interface app for mobile cameras, eliminates the use of  buttons and ...

Smart Bulb Market Recently LED by Ilumi

Dallas start-up illuminates the future of Blue-tooth driven lighting technology. With 44 days left ...

A Hovercraft in Every Garage

That’s the title of Mark Welker’s Kickstarter campaign, and it sounds ambitious indeed. The ...

(Branded) Rolling in the Startup Business Capital Dough

You don’t want to have a lack of a trust fund get in the ...

Meet Yellowbrick, the Kayak of Crowdfunding

Today, we are profiling local startup Yellowbrick, a mobile search engine for crowdfunding projects. ...

Urban Zombie coming to infected area near you

Studio 2511, a Dallas-based mobile development company, has launched a Kickstarter campaign to bring ...

You Almost Missed Big Design Conference 2012

A few weeks ago, we wrote about the Big Design Conference 2012, coming up May ...

“Startup Mayor” Wants First CrowdOffering-Focused Startup Accelerator in Lewisville

I recently spoke with Lewisville mayoral candidate Winston Edmondson, who announced NEXT[LV], a set ...

Startup Profile – iChair

iChair is the creation of Vindi Sedey, who saw a market for an advanced ...