Let’s catch up on the latest innovation news in Texas.
—Coder, a cloud-based software development startup out of Austin, announced it has raised $4.5 million in seed funding. The... Read more »
Houston—Commercial drones are equipped with some of the latest innovations in cameras, sensors, and analytics, so Scott Parazynski wondered why pilots are still using outmoded controllers.
“We’ve grown accustomed to... Read more »
Salsify, a maker of e-commerce software, has acquired Welcome Commerce, an Austin-based developer of chat technology.
Boston-based Salsify sells technology that helps retail brands like Michelin and Anheuser-Busch manage their products... Read more »
Two Texas startup founders who ran for seats in the U.S. Congress and the Texas statehouse lost their bids for political office Tuesday.
Joseph Kopser in... Read more »
The University of Houston and Hewlett Packard Enterprise on Friday announced a collaboration designed to enable advances in data science.
The announcement includes a $10 million donation from the computing company... Read more »
As Election Day nears, a group of Austin startup leaders have formed a group to encourage tech employees to vote.
The ATX Startup Pledge’s mission is to “remove obstacles” that... Read more »
Let’s get caught up with the latest innovation news from Texas.
—The Texas Medical Center’s TMCx accelerator has been included in a list of best programs for the first time. With platinum... Read more »
Stantt wants to make standard sizing anything but.
“Traditional sizing only fits 15 percent of guys,” says Matt Hornbuckle, the startup’s founder and co-CEO. “Twins come in and get different sizes.”... Read more »
Style trends may come and go but the apparel industry is increasingly accepting that sustainability will always be in fashion.
“We have the chance to shift the environment to a cleaner,... Read more »
[Updated 2:05 p.m. See below.] Let’s catch up with the latest innovation news in Texas.
—Dallas-based Neos Therapeutics (NASDAQ: NEOS) has licensed a drug candidate that would treat... Read more »
Jean Poh’s family has been in the jewelry business for four generations. And, for the most part, the industry has operated much the same as it always has, she says.
Following... Read more »
Tulerie makes its debut today, joining a growing roster of online clothing rental startups.
The New York-based Tulerie focuses on high-end couture—items that retail for $1,000 to $10,000—that might be worn... Read more »
There have been a flurry of announcements of new fundings for Texas startups. Let’s get caught up with the latest innovation news.
—Hail Merry, a Dallas maker of raw,... Read more »
More days than not, Michael Colaneri’s home is a hotel room. So innovations like “geolocation” sensors that automatically unlock his room door and adjust the thermostat when he’s nearby make the... Read more »
Houston—Houston Exponential, a group formed last year to boost the city’s innovation ecosystem, announced Thursday that its fund of funds has raised $25 million from nine corporate investors.
That commitment... Read more »
Let’s catch up with the latest innovation news in Texas.
—One of the awardees of the prestigious MacArthur Foundation Fellowships, aka the “genius grants,” is a University of Texas at Austin... Read more »
Houston—There’s a lot of speculation about voter turnout in the upcoming midterm elections on Nov. 6. Nile Dixon, a Houston-based software developer, wants to help turn that speculations into actual... Read more »
Dallas—iDonate, which makes software designed to help nonprofits better connect with donors, has raised $10 million in a Series A funding.
The round is led by PerformanceEdge Partners, a venture... Read more »
Austin—The oft-quoted “pipeline” issue—that there aren’t enough qualified women or people from other underrepresented groups available to create equitable tech workforces, C-suites, and boardrooms—is “total B.S.,” said Juliana Garaizar, a... Read more »
Let’s get caught up with the latest innovation news in Texas.
—Conversable, maker of an AI-enabled chatbot technology, has been acquired by LivePerson, a New York-based provider of mobile... Read more »