Dallas is taking a huge leap forward when it comes to embracing urban farming thanks to smart farm startup Flux.  Flux Farm Inc., just opened its headquarters in Dallas and is going to create incredible opportunities in the high-tech farming field.  The leaders of Flux...

Wing Ware is a Dallas start up that is improving the safety and reliability of aircraft fueling equipment, by revolutionizing the maintenance records for the equipment. DNT heard from Kent Dial, the President and Founder of Wing Ware. Wing Ware is a software company offering...

No more pain in the grass! Dallas based start-up Robin gives you the ability to put your lawn on “auto-pilot”. Co-founder Justin Crandall of Robin, spoke Tuesday night at Dallas New Tech, explaining his on-demand landscaping service that greatly simplifies your outdoor maintenance routine. Think...

Performance wear meets the symphony. This might seem like an unlikely pair, but as Kevin Yu realized, it was a pairing that made formal wear more comfortable. His idea of “performal,” formal meets performance wear, is allowing musicians of the finest symphonies to perform without...

*Disclaimer: Rapid 121 is part of the Collide Village Accelerator. This profile originally appeared on the Collide Village blog. We live in the age of “Data.” We are able to count, quantify, and track nearly everything. The flip side of this is that there is so much data...

*Disclaimer: BareLabor is part of the Collide Village Accelerator. This profile originally appeared on the Collide Village blog. Nearly everyone owns a car. Very few know anything about repairing it. Going to the auto mechanic when something is wrong with one’s car can be a confusing and frustrating experience....

*Disclaimer: JobNow is part of the Collide Village Accelerator. This profile originally appeared on the Collide Village blog. Turnover is a common problem for all companies, but the revolving door of restaurant employees is a challenge of magnitude. With some restaurant chains finding themselves hiring completely new...

*Disclaimer: MassVenture is part of the Collide Village Accelerator. This profile originally appeared on the Collide Village blog.  MassVenture is changing the way crowdfunding works, by letting the crowd have access to equity investments via their new online platform. No longer is millionaire status required to become...

Two seniors at Texas Christian University (TCU), Mason Tucker and Daniel Younan cofounded Haggle Textbooks, a marketplace where students can buy and sell their textbooks from semester to semester with other students on their own campus. Tucker and Younan came up with the idea around...

It’s Friday, you’re finally off of work, and you’re exhausted. Maybe you had invited friends over to snack on some food while watching Game of Thrones and having drinks. Or maybe you’d like to relax and have a nice glass of wine with your significant...

Last year, we profiled Game Cart Golf, a modern golf experience designed for players who embrace technology to improve their game, compete with other golfers, and share the results with friends and family. They recently received their patent approval so we caught up with founder, Peter Bastawros...

Hey, Dallas foodies, let me ask you two questions: do you want to try out every best Big D restaurants with an affordable budget? Do you feel excited to go directly into popular restaurants without staying in line for an hour? If you say yes to either...

“When you think about renting, you think about houses, cars, boats…big items. You don’t usually think about renting something in your house. And you should!” That’s how coffee with Anabella Watson, CEO of RentBillow started this past week. She isn't building just an online peer-to-peer rental business (within 9 months her...

Realtors pay attention to this one! HipPocket, the private social network for licensed realtors launches next month. That's right, no more scouting the web, calling and texting everyone you know, standing in Starbucks just hoping someone wants to buy a house. With HipPocket, realtors have the ability...

Crowdfunding has obviously been blowing up and different sites are going after all sorts of verticals. The wedding industry is no different. Local startup Matramoney wants to help you have the wedding of your dreams. What's the 1-sentence elevator pitch? Kickstarter for weddings What do you do and...

UPDATE: Chui is now over 100% funded on their crowdfounding campaign. There are only 16 pre-order slots left for the first batch so you better get on it if you're interested. https://preorder.getchui.com/the-world-s-most-intelligent-doorbell Want to see who's at your door? Leave an automated message for a friend, or...

Mouyyad Abdulhadi wanted a better way to stay connected with his contacts, so he built Luper, a simple mobile application to keep in touch. We caught up with Mouyyad to learn a little more about Luper. What's the 1-sentence elevator pitch? Helping you stay in touch and sustain your...

PingGo is a location-based social network recently launched by Varsity Letterman LLC. We caught up with cofounder Tom Munley to learn more. What's the 1-sentence elevator pitch for PingGo? Ping. Chat. Meet. What do you do and who are your customers? We just launched our first, location based social networking app,...

Locally based suggestion platform puts a new spin on online customer review. With the growing popularity of online customer review platforms such as Yelp, TellUsQuickly.com provides a new private system directly in-boxing suggestions to business owners. Individual customer experiences can be addressed through a five-question survey accessed...

Company Cariloop Website http://cariloop.com 1-sentence elevator pitch Cariloop's digital platform helps you access information about geriatric care provider availability, pricing, and services. What do you do and who are your customers? Cariloop is taking the hassle out of finding quality care and services for our seniors. By supplying a transparent portal where...

Company Deals of Scale Website www.dealsofscale.com 1-sentence elevator pitch Deals Of Scale allows businesses to distribute socially amplified coupons, which are coupons that increase in value as more people want them, so that the connected economy can decide the discount from local businesses, national brands, and digital goods. What do you...

Company Quadfit Website https://www.quadfit.com 1-sentence elevator pitch Quadfit is an online personal trainer for coaches and athletes. What do you do and who are your customers? Quadfit is the free online personal trainer that helps anyone train like a collegiate or pro athlete. Sports specific power training made simple. You simply identify...

Today, we are profiling local startup Yellowbrick, a mobile search engine for crowdfunding projects.  Today, many of the crowdfunding projects that exist are held captive behind their Kickstarter or IndieGoGo walled gardens.  This young startup is giving us the power to search crowdfunding projects across...

Born out of the original Dallas Startup Weekend, 1FTP (@1FTPapp) is ramping up for its official debut later this quarter. The development team, led by Brian Scates (@brianscates), set out to "change the way you use FTP." We spoke to Brian recently to see how far they've come. 1....

Give us the 30-second elevator pitch of your company TeamSupport.com is an enterprise class customer support management system designed for B2B technology companies as well as institutions providing internal support.  In short, we help companies excel at managing their customer support communications through the channel most...