Welp, hope you used those free ride codes while you had them because effective Friday, 2pointb is closing its doors in Dallas. The rideshare app competed with more recognizable brands like Uber and Lyft (though the use of the word "compete" is relative in the saturated...

REVTECH aims to accelerate the best retail, restaurant & hospitality tech companies across the globe. REVTECH provides $40K in seed capital, a 14-week mentor driven program complete with business development workshops hosted by successful entrepreneurs and industry leaders, free office space at The DEC, and...

After a two-year hiatus from the Uptown tradition started at CoHabitat, the Dallas startup community is kicking it back up a few notches! Join us for #STARTUPBOIL an authentic Louisiana-style crawfish boil for the ages. However you peel it, we've got you covered. Come get your hands...

Cariloop announced last week its strategic partnership with InterActive Legal, the premier Knowledge Company for lawyers specializing in Elder Law, Estate, and Special Needs Planning. This partnership enables Cariloop to seamlessly provide its case management tools and concierge coaching services to the thousands of specialist lawyers already...

As part of the upcoming Dallas Startup Weekend Women's Edition, we're reaching out to the entrepreneurs and supporters of the Dallas startup community with a special request.  Starting Monday at noon through this Wednesday at 5pm, we would like to invite you to join us in...

The Women in Tech Summit – The Speed of Change is a special event designed specifically for women in IT. This event includes a fireside chat, two panel presentations, lunch and networking. Registration is open—use Discount Code WIT40 for the reduced $40 rate ($50 value) which includes access to Women...

It's the freakin' weekend baby and chances are you'll be hitting up a patio or rooftop for some adult beverages. And hopefully you'll be relying on the services of ride-sharing programs like Uber to get you to and from your favorite watering hole. Right now, there's...

So in the spirit of a new month, Spring and all that we decided to set some new ground rules for how this rodeo will go down. Take note. Sponsorships:  All potential sponsors must go through an intense bootcamp style training session that answers the ultimate question...

HedgeChatter, Tech Wildcatters alum and local fintech startup, announced yesterday the launch of their next web platform, allowing users access to real-time sentiment analysis of the stock market. "Eight years ago no one believed Twitter would become the driving force of information," said James Ross, CEO...

Five years seems like a magical number for some reason. A quick search on Google for “Five Year Plan” turns up an astounding 201,000,000 results. As I have gotten older, I look at time differently. The impatience of a younger me (where six months or even...

Today, Caviar begins delivery to customers in Dallas. Now we can order breakfast, lunch, and dinner from our favorite local restaurants -- and get them delivered RIGHT TO OUR DOOR. (Now I'll NEVER leave my house.) Caviar was founded in 2012 and now brings delivery to customers...

Today, Tech Wildcatters (TW) announced their launch of EMERGE powered by Tech Wildcatters. This is the third accelerator program created by TW. Emerge is driven by a partnership with the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and the Center for Innovative Technology (CIT). "This partnership derives from the desire to impact...

Dallas Startup Week has been the first ever five day celebration dedicated to our startup community. Tech companies, corporations, hackers, marketers, and entrepreneurs have been downtown these past few days, learning about and connecting over the can-do spirit that makes Dallas the best place to start...

Phil Romano certainly has a lot on his plate, so to speak. This accomplished entrepreneur, restaurateur, and philanthropist has founded numerous successful businesses in his career. Often referred to as a “restaurant artist,” he is the founder behind both Fuddruckers and Macaroni Grill, as well as...

Glass-Media, Inc. and Mixed Media Creations announced their strategic partnership yesterday in a public release. The two Dallas-based businesses have aligned to deliver multi-family housing properties tools for marketing their communities with the Glass-Media solution: cloud-based, on-demand, in-store and storefront projection-based marketing. “Through this partnership Mixed Media’s multi-family clients...

  After weeks of teasers and hints, Tech Wildcatters finally announced its newest class today. Companies accepted into the Tech Wildcatters 12-week accelerator program receive funding and a program which includes education, mentoring, and networking. The program finishes off with Pitch Day, which gives the startups the opportunity to present their ideas...

DFW Excellerator, the "first cross-border incubator and accelerator in North Texas that supports programs from start-up to late stage technology ventures," has been incubating the KidStarter project for the last year. KidStarter has been hosting instructor-led classes since early 2014 - within 10 months, the classes were at full...

DriverUp is the first online marketplace for automotive financing, and their launch was announced earlier this week. DriverUp gives accredited investors the opportunity to "enter the $379 billion auto lending industry and provide dealers with an expedited, streamlined credit process," according to the press release. DriverUp is the exclusive...

Despite the less-than-enjoyable weather this week, dozens of investors, entrepreneurs, and startup enthusiasts met in Addison for the Collide Village Accelerator Program's (CVAP) Pitch Day on Tuesday, February 24. The four month accelerator consisted of six teams, all from the DFW area, and was an intense program built...

Celebrate International Women's Day and Women's History Month at the Grove, starting in March. The Grove will be "leading local efforts this year to highlight social change driven women entrepreneurs within the North Texas region," according to a recent release. The West End coworking space is partnering...

Dallas-based micro-venture fund, Aristos Ventures, announced their investment in JamKazam late last week. Aristos Ventures invests in highly capital-efficient tech companies in Texas in need of early capital. JamKazam is headquartered in Austin, and has developed a live music platform and social network for musicians. The platform enables musicians to play music...

Postmates, a "revolutionary urban logistics & on-demand delivery platform," just launched in Dallas this week. The company is headquartered in San Francisco, but announced on Tuesday that their delivery services are now live in Dallas and Houston. Their Dallas office is housed in the Fort Work coworking community downtown. "Postmates is...