Author Archives: Thomas Ohr

About Thomas Ohr

Thomas Ohr is the "Editor in Chief" of and started the blog in October 2010. He is excited about Europe's future, passionate about business ideas and lives in Munich (Germany).

Overview of the best coworking spaces in London

A coworking space is often the next step for solopreneurs or small startups that grew out of their home offices. Flexible as well as affordable terms make it possible to rent an office desk for one day, one months or more. … Continue reading

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Startup jobs of the week: Camaloon, Rankkin, Book a Tiger

Week after week, we’re introducing you to great career oportunities in the startup space. This is your chance to become part of the success story of one of Europe’s hottest startups! For a complete overview of the best startup jobs, … Continue reading

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EU-Startups could use some help with the upcoming relaunch

I’m sure most of you will agree when I say that needs a redesign. Since launching the site in October of 2010, I haven’t updated the design much. Ok, I did change/optimize the logo a few times, but the overall design … Continue reading

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Airbnb hospitality management service Hostmaker closes $2m seed funding round led by DN Capital

London-based hospitality management service Hostmaker has closed a $2 million seed funding round led by DN Capital. The round was joined by Avala Capital, DSG Consumer Partners, Delivery Hero co-founder Nikita Fahrenholz and former MD of Airbnb India and Middle East Mohit … Continue reading

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Dublin-based healthcare marketplace WhatClinic acquires

One of Europe’s leading healthcare comparison sites,, today announced its strategic acquisition of UK dental booking site The move will introduce the simplistic booking of Toothpick’s software to more than 11,000 UK dental clinics listed on – … Continue reading

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Data Natives 2015: A Conference for the Data­Driven Generation (Sponsored)

Data Natives, a two day conference on November 19-20 in Berlin, celebrates three areas of technology that are driving innovation and the next wave of billion dollar startups. These are Big Data, IoT and FinTech. If you haven’t purchased your conference … Continue reading

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French IoT startup Netatmo raises € 30 million to continue its strong growth

Netatmo, a Paris-based startup developing consumer electronics for a better and connected lifestyle, announces today that it has successfully raised €30 million. This investment is led by Legrand, the global specialist in electrical and digital building infrastructures, and previous investors … Continue reading

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Stockholm-based MIND Music Labs presents the world’s first smart guitar at Web Summit 2015

The Stockholm-based startup MIND Music Labs is presenting the world’s first “Smart Guitar” at Dublin’s Web Summit today, with a LIVE demo during its PITCH competition. The young music company, which was founded in 2013, also just secured a low 6-digit … Continue reading

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Watch the startup pitches of this year’s EU-Startups Conference

The pitch competition definitely was one of the highlights of this year’s EU-Startups Conference. In the end, it were two female entrepreneurs from Poland who won the pitch competition with their startup FestBlast. The other participating startups were: Mr. Jeff, … Continue reading

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Join the Investment Clinic and Startup Launch Pad at Apps World 2015 (Sponsored)

Apps World 2015 is providing some great support to the startup community. On 18-19 November (ExCeL, London) there will be a huge amount of technology, entrepreneurship, and app ecosystem related stuff going on at the event. Here’s a quick overview … Continue reading

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