Apple, Google Building Exposure Notification System, Putting Virus-Tracing Technology Directly Into PhonesIn an effort to get more states to adopt their phone-based approach for tracing and curbing the spread of the coronavirus Apple and Google are both building more of the necessary technology directly into phone software.
Esports Team 'Dallas Empire' Make It To The 2020 Call Of Duty League FinalsIt's championship weekend for the Dallas Empire. The esports team is one of four who have made it to the Call of Duty League 2020 Finals.
Zoom Down In Parts Of Texas & The World As 1st Day Of Online Classes And Workweek BeginsZoom, the video conferencing app that's become a go-to for workers and students stuck at home during the pandemic, is down in some areas.
Texas-Based Company At Root Of BlackBerry Phone ComebackIt's not a "true" BlackBerry phone, per se, but the company has continued to license its brand and has answered the call from a new licensee -- OnwardMobility, an Austin company.
SpaceX Launches And Completes Starship Prototype Test Over The Skies Of TexasSpaceX successfully completed a hop test of the starship project's SN5 prototype. The test was performed at the SpaceX facility in Boca Chica, Texas.
Thermal Cameras Used To Spot Fevers Have 'Major Limitations' And Often Not Accurate, I-Team FindsAn independent video surveillance research group recently tested more than 20 thermal camera systems and found most failed to live up to the hype.
The Great Broadband Divide: Living Without High-Speed Internet AccessAs Americans, we count among our blessings that most of us have been able to keep going during this pandemic thanks to broadband Internet. There's only one problem -- tens of millions don't have access.
Coronavirus In Texas: Plano Teen Helps Develop Technology Aimed At Speeding Up Detection, Treatment For COVID-19 PatientsThe software recently placed in a Facebook competition and Moksh Nirvaan is looking to offer it to hospitals and clinics.
Now Hiring: App-Based Job Search Company Aims To Eliminate 'Unconscious Bias' During Hiring ProcessJob seekers are relying more on app-based platforms that match them with their next employer.
New Amazon Shopping Cart Uses Cameras And Sensors To Let Shoppers Skip The Checkout LaneA new shopping cart by Amazon uses cameras, sensors and a scale to automatically detect what shoppers drop in.
Dallas Tech Firm Helps Seniors Share Stories With Loved Ones Through Video AppIt’s a video app that prompts thoughtful questions for seniors, then packages the answers into a polished video that’s sent to family members.