Category Archives: Interviews

CryptTalk, the secure calling and messaging service

With the latest version of CryptTalk, now released for personal use, anyone can easily maintain the security of their own mobile conversations and ensure privacy, even on the personal level. CryptTalk, the premium call encryption service, recently became available to … Continue reading

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Turkey becomes paradise for angel investors with 75% tax deduction – an interview with Baybars Altuntas

EU-Startups was one of the partners of the European Business Angels Investment Forum which was held in Istanbul about three weeks ago. The Forum’s main topic was “access to finance from start-up to scale-up to exits”. As a new contributing writer for … Continue reading

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Interview with Cosmin Malureanu (Ascendia Design)

We had a change to interview Cosmin Malureanu, one of the most aspiring Romanian entrepreneurs. In 2007 Cosmin founded a software design company specializing in eLearning materials, including online learning courses for corporate clients and educational games for pre-school children. Now … Continue reading

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Interview with Konstantin Zagaynov (Videoly.co)

Over the weekend, we had the chance to do an interview with Konstantin Zagaynov, Co-founder of Videoly.co. The Helsinki- and Berlin-based startup Videoly is an e-commerce tool that helps to increase sales by plugging-in video reviews to online stores. Its … Continue reading

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MESH, the marriage of Huns and Vikings

I met Kriszti when I arrived to Oslo in May 2014 for the Grand Finale of Nordic Startup Awards and visited MESH, where Startup Norway, the local organizers of the event are headquartered. It was a great pleasure to see a Hungarian girl … Continue reading

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TestJockey conquers Israel

TestJockey is a multiplatform mobile application testing solution, launched originally within Virgo in Budapest, and got selected from 23 applicants as the first ever Hungarian winner of the Start Tel Aviv 2014. I had the chance to have a nice discussion with … Continue reading

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Interview with Mickael Froger (CEO of Lengow)

A few days ago, we had the chance to interview Mickael Froger – the Co-founder and CEO of Lengow. The Nantes-based startup Lengow.com offers a web interface that allows online merchants to centralize, optimize and track the distribution of their product catalogues on … Continue reading

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Interview with Charles von Abercron (CEO of GLOSSYBOX)

We recently had the chance to interview Charles von Abercron, the founder and CEO of GLOSSYBOX. Founded in 2011 and headquartered in Berlin, GLOSSYBOX is an online subscription service for monthly sent beauty samples. The young company today operates in … Continue reading

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MiniBrake – to make cycling safer for kids all over the world

The remote controlled bike brake to protect kids MiniBrake is a remote controlled bike brake system that is designed to protect kids. The device consists of two parts: a remote controller and a small brake attached to the rear end … Continue reading

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Doransky and the SmartMobil

I am personally really much impressed by everything that Mátyás Dobó, aka Doransky the blogger has achieved in the digital / startup scene in Hungary ever since I have been around. Being the Head of Product Development at Magyar Telekom … Continue reading

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