Category Archives: Startups in general

Axel Springer Plug & Play accepts applications for its 2nd cycle

Axel Springer Plug & Play, the Berlin-based accelerator program of the German media giant Axel Springer, is currently accepting applications for its second cycle. The second cycle of the earlier this year launched accelerator program starts on the 3rd of … Continue reading

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Worth reading: Zimory, SBC 2013, Founder2Be, Shazam

There are so many interesting stories out there and unfortunately we don’t have the time to cover all of them. With our section “Worth reading” we provide you (once in a while) with some links to interesting articles of other … Continue reading

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ProSiebenSat.1 Accelerator enters the 2nd round

The 2nd round of ProSiebenSat.1’s startup program is about to start soon. Startups are invited to submit their application for the ProSiebenSat.1 Accelerator until July 15th and qualify for the autumn program, which will start on September 1st. Participating startups will undergo a … Continue reading

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See you at the 2nd edition of the Heureka! Conference

Are you an entrepreneur, investor or Internet enthusiast and you haven’t made plans for the 14th of May yet? Then listen carefully and hurry up now! It’s still not to late for you to organize a trip to Berlin and attend the Heureka! … Continue reading

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Guy Kawasaki about the “Top Ten Mistakes of Entrepreneurs”

Guy Kawasaki, the former chief evangelist of Apple and co-founder of Garage Technology Ventures, gave a speech last month at the UC Berkeley Startup Competition (Bplan) of the Haas School of Business. Watch the following video to find out what … Continue reading

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Iris Capital and Capnamic Ventures are teaming up

Iris Capital, a leading pan-European VC (backed by its main corporate investors Orange and Publicis), and Capnamic Ventures, a rising player on the German VC scene, which recently spun off from the DuMont Schauberg media group, have entered into a … Continue reading

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GO Youth @ Lisbon 2013

If there are many reasons one may have to visit Lisbon, another is to meet the local young entrepreneurs at GO Youth Conference 2013, held on the 16th and 17th of March. In case you cannot attend, we’ll be there … Continue reading

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Europe’s startup accelerators – a complete overview

It allmost feels like in every week there is a another new startup accelerator getting started. The list below is my attempt to give you a complete overview of the accelerator programs in Europe. Please let me know if there … Continue reading

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Coming soon: The Startup Kids (Interview)

I discovered The Startup Kids more than one year ago, when they launched their project on Kickstarter. After the successful campaign (they raised more than 300% of the goal) I lost them for a while. Now, few weeks before the … Continue reading

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Startup Exchange Program: Starter invites foreign startups

The Startup Exchange Program, a mentor driven exchange program designed to scale-up startups, is back. The SXP-program selects most resourceful, creative, and disruptive startups to move to a European tech hub for 4 to 6 weeks supported by a local … Continue reading

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