Austin-based Favor Expands in the Dallas-Fort Worth Area

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Favor is now available in 18 cities in the […] The post Austin-based Favor Expands in the Dallas-Fort Worth Area appeared first on SiliconHills. Austin-based Favor, the on demand mobile delivery service, announced Wednesday that it has expanded to three more Texas cities: Arlington, Frisco and McKinney. Favor is also making every restaurant and store in the cities available for on-demand delivery with an average delivery time of 35 minutes.

I’m in Logo Love: The Fort Worth Zoo logo

crowdSPRING Blog

Today, we’ll look at the logo for The Fort Worth Zoo. Fort Worth Zoo is the oldest zoo in Texas. Background on The Fort Worth Zoo: The Fort Worth Zoo was founded in 1909 with just a handful of animals, and is now a nationally ranked zoo with over 5,000 forms of wildlife.

Effective Pitching Seminar in Dallas-Fort Worth

The Startup Lawyer

The Dallas-Fort Worth Chapter of MIT Enterprise Forum is focused on supporting technology entrepreneurs in the DFW metroplex. My good friend Babar Bhatti , Chair of the MIT Enterprise Forum DFW Chapter and CEO/Founder of MutualMind , is hosting an “Effective Pitching&# this Thursday night. Here’s the scoop from the MIT Forum site: MIT Enterprise Forum DFW Chapter is pleased to announce our January event: Effective Pitching.

Banking Overhaul will Hurt Small Business

The Entrepreneurial Mind

The Fort Worth Business Press offers one example: For example, the legislation will impose unlimited assessments on all financial companies, including home and auto insurers and property and casualty and life insurers. Tags: Entrepreneurial Finance Public Policy, Economics and Entrepreneurship ABA banking overhaul Fort Worth Business Press Seattle Times

One step closer…

Life Beyond Code

A couple of weeks ago, I was in-between flights at Dallas Fort Worth airport and observed the sign boards. Tags: Main Page dallas fort worth dfw lake cunningham parking ticket We talk about something being a “means to an end&# to something else.

The Latest: Jimmie Johnson's winless streak reaches 30 races

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — The Latest on the NASCAR race at Texas Motor Speedway (all times local

Google Express Launches Shopping and Delivery Service in Austin

SiliconHills

It also launched the service in Oklahoma and other Texas markets including Houston and Dallas-Fort Worth. The search engine giant, Google, want to deliver packages to shoppers in Austin through its Google Express service. Google on Wednesday launched the service, which offers overnight and two-day shopping and delivery service, in Austin and surrounding areas. Google […] The post Google Express Launches Shopping and Delivery Service in Austin appeared first on SiliconHills.

DFW Startup Community SAFE Update 2015

The Startup Lawyer

A Primer on the New YC Docs” for LaunchDFW regarding the Y-Combinator SAFE docs and their application to the Dallas-Fort Worth (DFW) startup community. About two years ago I wrote “Safe and Sound? My conclusion was that SAFE docs were likely too startup favorable to take off in the DFW startup Community as many investors … Continue reading → The post DFW Startup Community SAFE Update 2015 appeared first on Startup Lawyer. Seed Rounds

SAFE Seed Financing Documents

The Startup Lawyer

A Primer on the new YC Docs“ It’s somewhat geared towards the Dallas Fort Worth startup scene, but I believe it’s probably relevant for most of the country/world. I wrote an article for LaunchDFW titled “SAFE and SOUND? Venture Capital

DFW Startup Community SAFE Update 2015

The Startup Lawyer

A Primer on the New YC Docs” for LaunchDFW regarding the Y-Combinator SAFE docs and their application to the Dallas-Fort Worth (DFW) startup community. About two years ago I wrote “Safe and Sound? My conclusion was that SAFE docs were likely too startup favorable to take off in the DFW startup Community as many investors … Continue reading → Startup Issues

Johnson still 2 options for chance at 8th NASCAR Cup title

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Jimmie Johnson still has two very conceivable options for a chance to race for his record-breaking eighth NASCAR Cup Series championship

Unruly passenger diverts Charlotte-to-Las Vegas flight

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

FORT WORTH, Texas — Officials say an unruly passenger aboard an American Airlines flight from Charlotte, North Carolina, to Las Vegas prompted an unscheduled landing at Dallas-Fort Worth

Webb Simpson breaks out of crowd to take Colonial lead

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Webb Simpson shot a 3-under 67 on Saturday to break out of a crowd and take the third-round lead at the Colonial

Kyle Busch wins at Texas for Joe Gibbs' 1st victory of year

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Kyle Busch's return to Victory Lane only 10 races after his last win just seemed to take much longer. There were all those runner-up finishes in between, one in particular

Stewart-Haas starts 1-2-3 at Texas, where Johnson has 7 wins

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Stewart-Haas Racing drivers are starting in the top three spots at Texas Motor Speedway, with Kurt Busch on the pole and teammates Kevin Harvick and Clint Bowyer right behind him

Blaney 3rd straight driver to win Xfinity race in No. 20

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Ryan Blaney became the third different Team Penske driver to win a NASCAR Xfinity Series race in the No. 22 Ford when he took the checkered flag on a chilly Saturday at Texas Motor Speedway

MDI, IT Staffing Company, Opens Austin Office

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MDI recently opened an office Fort Worth and has another Texas office in Dallas and seven other locations nationwide. MDI Group, an information technology staffing company based in Atlanta, has opened a new Austin office. The company decided to locate in Austin because Austin’s technology industry is booming and “Staffing Industry Analysts places Austin in [.] The post MDI, IT Staffing Company, Opens Austin Office appeared first on SiliconHills. Austin Technology

American expects back to normal operations at regional unit

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — American Airlines says a regional affiliate should run close to a normal operation Thursday after canceling 2,750 flights in the past week because of a computer problem

Sauter wins at Texas, 4th NASCAR Truck victory of year

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Johnny Sauter held off Stewart Friesen at Texas Motor Speedway on Friday night for his fourth NASCAR Camping World Truck Series victory of the season and 21st overall

Feds: Texas airport workers used flights to distribute meth

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

DALLAS (AP) — Federal authorities say 10 people who worked at Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport used commercial flights to distribute methamphetamine that was flown to Arizona, New Jersey and elsewhere

Kenseth plans time off in 2018, not calling it retirement

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Matt Kenseth isn't using the word retirement even though the former Cup Series champion is no longer looking for a ride in NASCAR's top series for next season

Kurt Busch, 4 other drivers top 200 mph in Texas qualifying

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Kurt Busch went faster than anyone has ever gone in NASCAR Cup qualifying on a 1 1/2-mile track. While out of championship contention and uncertain who he will drive for next season, he is still

Gordon fights with Keselowski in big Texas melee

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

FORT WORTH, Texas — Brad Keselowski is doing everything he can for a chance at another NASCAR championship. No matter how angry he makes other drivers

Alexander tosses 3-hitter, TCU tops NC State 8-2

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Tyler Alexander threw a three-hitter and TCU avoided elimination with an 8-2 victory over N.C. State on Sunday night in the Fort Worth Regional

Shepard's homer in 9th leads NC State over TCU 5-4

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Chance Shepard hit a two-run homer in the top of the ninth inning, leading North Carolina State past TCU 5-4 on Saturday night in the Fort Worth Regional

Changed track, same result at Texas with Jimmie Johnson win

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

FORT WORTH, Texas — Jimmie Johnson still knows how to get to Victory Lane at Texas, even from the back of the field on a track that had changed significantly since his first six wins there

Top 3 Startup Winner – Callbox Storage

The Startup Magazine

We are extremely excited to be in 5 markets (Dallas, Fort Worth, Austin, Houston, and Phoenix) and we are planning for additional nationwide locations coming soon that will expand us to 7 markets. we also service Fort Worth, Austin, Houston, and Phoenix).

American announces tentative deal with gate, ticket agents

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — American Airlines and a union have reached a tentative agreement offering higher wages for about 14,500 customer service and gate agents

Why Your Business Isn’t Immune To Online Threats

YoungUpstarts

Jay Hamilton is CEO of Fort Worth-based Presage Solutions, Inc. , by Jay Hamilton, CEO of Presage Solutions, Inc. Online threats are at an all-time high according to a number of recent reports. Learn how you can protect your business from today’s current and emerging threats.

Load Balancing Between VC Partners

Feld Thoughts

I woke up this morning in Fort Worth, Texas. For the first minute I wasn’t really sure where was I but it eventually snapped into focus. This happens to me periodically when I travel. I’ve got a stretch where I’m on the road a lot. Fortunately, I’ve got amazing partners. I was reflecting on this over a cup of stale coffee this morning.

Knaus says he will remain Johnson's crew chief

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Jimmie Johnson has won all six of his NASCAR Sprint Cup championships with Chad Knaus on his pitbox

Larson wins Xfinity in Texas, 4 title-chasing spots open

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Kyle Larson held off Brad Keselowski to win the NASCAR Xfinity race at Texas on Saturday, leaving all four spots in the chase for the series championship open going into the final elimination round

Be A Mentor Now (Big Brothers/Big Sisters)

The Startup Lawyer

The Dallas-Fort Worth program has over 3,000 kids waiting for a big brother or big sister match. Most, if not all, startups desire mentorship from those that have “been there before.&# But have you thought of doing some mentoring yourself?

Out of Chase, Dillon on pole for Sprint Cup race in Texas

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Austin Dillon is on the pole for the NASCAR Sprint Cup race at Texas two weeks after a heartbreaking finish knocked him out of the championship chase

Dallas Startup Happy Hour Tonight

The Startup Lawyer

Startup Happy Hour is held the first Monday of every month and is open to all Dallas – Fort Worth area startup founders, startup employees, investors, and people thinking about doing a startup.

V1’s latest investment: Booster Fuels – on-demand delivery of gas for vehicles

Version One Ventures

The company currently operates in the SF Bay Area and the Dallas Fort Worth metroplex, servicing clients at suburban campuses of large cap corporations. . Last year, we quietly invested in the seed round of Booster Fuels, a then-stealth on-demand gas delivery service. Today, we’re excited to officially announce our investment as they raise their Series A financing from Maveron, Madrona, and RRE, and other invests, as well as expand into Silicon Valley.

Sphero Available At Brookstone

Feld Thoughts

Dallas/Fort Worth, JFK. Sphero is now available in some Brookstone stores around the US. There’s a handy map on the Sphero site and I’ll include a list at the bottom of this post. Occasionally one of you, dear blog reader, will ask if you can do anything for me.

FAA investigating landing of US Airways jet in Charlotte

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Federal safety officials are investigating an incident in which a US Airways jet struck runway lights while attempting to land after the pilots reported wind shear

TCU beats NC State 9-8 in 10-inning regional clincher

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Pinch-hitter Elliott Barzilli had an RBI single in the bottom of the 10th inning after TCU rallied from a late seven-run deficit in a 9-8 win over North Carolina State on Mond

North Carolina State beats Stony Brook 3-0 in NCAA opener

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Logan Ratledge hit a two-run homer in the fifth inning and North Carolina State beat Stony Brook 3-0 on Friday in their NCAA regional opener