Technology

Posted By Samantha Calimbahin on 2018 Jan 22 - 1:01pm

South by Southwest will soon be getting a big taste of what's happening in Fort Worth — and we're not just talking about local artists taking the stage.  Fort Worth will host a two-day series of events at Fair Market in Austin on March 13-14, dubbed "Fort Worth Now,...

Posted By Anonymous on 2017 Nov 16 - 12:07pm

By Ryan Terry Fixing phones started as a hobby and high school job for TCU senior Daniel Castaneda, but the young entrepreneur has evolved his hobby into FlyFix, an innovative startup business offering on-demand tech repair services. As a former employee at a chain cell phone repair center,...

Posted By Molly Jenkins on 2017 May 30 - 4:47pm

These days it seems there is an app for everything. Despite popular belief, acquiring one for your business isn’t as hard as it may seem.

With every big technology update, there is a shift in the business world. Many companies are jumping on the bandwagon, evolving their businesses digitally through mobile applications, or apps. Fort Worth’s own Righteous Foods, for example, recently developed an app that allows customers...

Posted By Samantha Calimbahin on 2017 Apr 26 - 9:55am

Yes, this is a thing. Flying cars could be in Fort Worth by 2020, thanks to a recently announced venture by Uber to create a ridesharing service for the air. According to Wired, Uber is teaming up with several aviation companies -- including Fort Worth's Bell Helicopter -- to develop the...

Posted By Olivia Heinen on 2017 Apr 12 - 4:09pm

Hotel keys switch from cards to smartphones.

TJ Person once met an investor who was critical about the use of Bluetooth technology in hotels. The investor thought the technology would be distracting. Person begged to differ. That’s why Person – a 14-year resident of the Dallas-Fort Worth area – created OpenKey in 2014....

Posted By Kendall Louis on 2017 Feb 22 - 2:28pm

Neiman Marcus
The much-anticipated new Neiman Marcus Fort Worth store opened Feb. 10 at The Shops at Clearfork. The Dallas-based retailer partnered with several companies on the 95,000-square-foot store, including San Antonio-based Alamo Architects – the same firm behind Neiman Marcus at The Domain in...

Posted By Samantha Calimbahin on 2017 Jan 30 - 5:13pm

Don’t panic. People aren’t being replaced by robots...yet. But there are a couple gadgets that promise to do some of the tasks a personal assistant can do. Well, maybe except make coffee. Last year, Google launched a new toy just in time for the holiday season – Google Home,...

Posted By Anonymous on 2016 Jul 18 - 9:59am

One day we looked up and realized that Fort Worth is in the app business. It’s common knowledge that traveling can be stressful, but sometimes even a trip across town is enough to raise your blood pressure. From parking downtown, to taking the train to Dallas, these Fort Worth-specific apps...

Posted By Anonymous on 2013 Sep 26 - 11:37am

Drug dealers are footing the bill for new technology that will help reduce complaints against police officers caught in a he-said-she-said situation. Video evidence is compelling, and the Taser Axon Flex On-Officer video camera provides what the product’s website indicates as “body...