Dallas StartupDigest – October 24, 2011by StartupDigest on October 24, 2011
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What’s Going on in the Dallas Startup Community
Dallas iPhone Developers/Entrepreneurs
When: ·Monday, Oct 24, 5:30pm
Where: [x]cube labs, h2211 Commerce Street, Dallas, TX
Mobile app design is more than skin deep. Hear how smart design for smart phones means getting to the heart of the problem and working outward from there.
When: ·Tues, Oct 25, 5:30pm – 7:30pm
Where: TECH Fort Worth 1120 South Freeway Fort Worth, TX 76104
Besides a great sounding cookout, they’ll have 3 speakers: 1 on the SBIR process (think government contracts, grants, etc), 1 local VC, and Tech entrepreneur.
When: ·Tues, Oct 25, 11:30am – 1pm
Where: Metroplex Technology Business Council 411 Belle Grove Drive, Richardson, TX 75080
Come learn from the only DFW certified Google Analytics about the innards of using Google Analytics on your site.
When: ·Wed, Oct 26, 12-1pm
Where: Gravity Centre, 2900 West Plano Pkwy, Plano TX
Gamification has entered the Gartner’s Hype Cycle for 2011, where it’s entering its peak for expectations – expectations for what Gamification can be, and what it can do. It’s in good company, placed around group buying and activity streams. It’s time to start looking into gamification if you haven’t already.
Digital Dallas #12
When: ·Wed, Oct 26, 6pm
Where: AT&T Foundry, 2900 West Plano PKWY, Plano, TX
As of this writing, 101 people have already signed up – only a few spots left.
When: ·Thurs, Oct 27, 7:15am – 9am
Where: Doubletree Hotel, 1981 N. Central Expwy, Richardson, TX 75080
I know a few of you out there are starting cloud enterprise companies — this would be a rare chance for you to get access to senior level executives who have transitioned to the cloud. Great time to understand more about the B2B environment.
When: ·Thurs, Oct 27, 7pm
Where: Only shown to registered attendees. Go figure.
Come meet other Python programmers over dinner and talk into the late hours. Come late if you need to, they’ll still be there!
When: ·Sat, Oct 29, 9am
Where: Richardson Civic Center, 411 West Arapaho Road, Richardson, TX
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