5 Hungarian startups to watch in 2015

Hungary-2015Hungary is a cool small country in middle of Europe. Many Hungarians see themselves as talented underdogs and might joke about Hungary having lost most of the wars in its history, being a kind of isolated thanks to their strange language which Slavs dominating the region do not understand.  The Hungarians are right about talent. Hungarians showed a couple of Continue reading

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Jobs of the week: CareerFoundry, Take Eat Easy, Lovoo, Coindrum

Each 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 Europe’s hottest startups out there. For a complete overview, make sure to check out our job board. And here are the jobs of the week:

CareerFoundry-logoCareerFoundry is the world’s first career accelerator for vocational tech skills. The berlin-based Continue reading

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Berlin’s RetentionGrid announces €500K funding and rebrands as AVARI

RetentionGrid-Rebrands-as-AVARIPredictive personalisation technology provider AVARI today announced that it has raised €500K of additional capital and launches the 3rd generation of its email marketing technology. This recent round of investment has been led by Connect Ventures. The Berlin-based angel investors Christoph Maire, Eric Wahlforss and Felix Petersen also joined the round. Founded in Berlin in 2013 as Continue reading

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5 Swedish startups to look out for in 2015

Sweden-2015In the beginning of this year, we took a look at several member states of the European Union and tried to come up with a list for each of them with 5 startups to watch in 2015. In the case of Sweden, it has been very hard to narrow this list down, but we’ve decided to go with just 5 promising Swedish startups out of different sectors. All of them entered the market within the last two years and each of the listed startups has something special to add to the digital Continue reading

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Amsterdam-based Jobado received $625K in funding and officially launches today

Jobado-logoAfter 1,5 years of preparation the Dutch startup Jobado officially launched today with native apps for Android and iOS and a mobile website. In a first round of funding, the Amsterdam-based company raised over $625.000 of capital, which will be used to fuel an expansion to the Benelux and France.

Jobado aims to make it easier for you to get help with any tasks you may have, whether it be mowing the lawn or fixing a computer. “I do, I do, so you don’t have to” is the motto, creating the possibility for anyone to take on tasks for others. Customers pay after their tasks are done and when they’re fully satisfied. Continue reading

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Interview with Charles Dilasser – Co-founder and CEO of Teezily

Charles Dilasser-TeezilyLately we spoke to Charles Dilasser, the Co-founder and CEO of Teezily. The Paris-based startup, which was on our list of the 5 French startups to watch in 2015, offers an easy way to design and sell custom apparel online. The growing ecommerce platform of Teezily allows anyone to create and sell custom shirts of their own design and finance the production of the shirts through a crowdfunding campaign. Charles told us about the aspirations, business, plans and goals of the startup.

What are you excited about lately in your startup?

I’m excited about the new Teezily features that we are going to launch, and to see if our campaigners will be even more successful as a result. At the Continue reading

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5 Slovak startups to watch in 2015

Slovakia-startups-2015Slovakia, the small country in the middle of Europe, might have been overlooked by investors in the tech industry in the past – but we might be surprised what startups were and are being born there. In 2014, Slovakia made headlines mainly thanks to AeroMobil , a flying car that perfectly makes use of existing infrastructure created for automobiles and planes. As a car it fits into any standard parking space, uses regular gasoline, Continue reading

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Jobs of the week: Checkitmobile, techdev, Myfuturenow, NumberFour

Each 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 Europe’s hottest startups out there. For a complete overview, make sure to check out our job board. And here are the jobs of the week:

barcoo-logoCheckitmobile is a modern and dynamic company for mobile products. With their smartphone apps barcoo and Wunderkauf, the Berlin-based company has already generated more than 17 million downloads in 4 countries. Their aim is to make everyday life, especially everyday shopping Continue reading

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The 4 hottest startups in Lithuania to keep your eyes on in 2015

Vilnius, one of my favourite cities of Europe, has been seriously coming up with it’s startup culture. Despite of it’s relatively small size (~540.000 habitants), the cooperation of the government and the private sector seems to be just working out fine, and the combination of one of the oldest cultures in Europe and the amazing internet speed available makes the city even more exciting for startuppers. Oh, and this is the only city I have visited so far, where I got free wifi in the taxis! Continue reading

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The #NOcord #NOcharge #NObutton high-fashion bracelet

The tago arc is a high-fashion E Ink bracelet with endless display possibilities and cutting edge technologies that gives you the freedom of expressing yourself, always matching your mood and outfit. I asked Zoli Kovács, the Founder of L!BER8 Technology about why woman fall in Continue reading

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