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3D-Jewelry-Printing startup Stilnest secures funding and relocates to Berlin

Stilnest, a 3D Printing and Curated Web Platform for designer jewelry, secured a seed investment of roughly $ 1 million. Stilnest, which was founded in 2013, offers jewelry designers worldwide market access and regular customers a place for exclusive designer pieces. Among … Continue reading

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Ban suspended: Uber has greenlight to continue in Berlin

Only a few days after beeing banned in Berlin by local regulators, Uber today welcomed the news that the presiding judge of the Berlin Administrative Court today has suspended the ban on Uber until further notice. The San Francisco based … Continue reading

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SumUp announces new funding round led by Life.SREDA

The European Mobile point-of-sale (mPOS) startup SumUp today announced an investment (“double digit million dollar”) led by fintech venture capital firm Life.SREDA. The round was closed with the participation of existing investors like Groupon and BBVA Ventures. The investment follows … Continue reading

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Key technology startup LOCK8 sells its 1st 1,000 devices at the international trade show EUROBIKE

The smart bike lock of LOCK8 is ready for production – just in time for the international trade show EUROBIKE. The Berlin- and London-based startup will sell its first 1,000 devices at the event to business customers who want to test … Continue reading

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Jobs of the week: HitFox and Moosend

Become part of the success stories of some of Europe’s hottest startups out there. Each week, we’re introducing you to great career oportunities in the startup space. For a complete overview, make sure to check out our job board. And here … Continue reading

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Fast growing ad tech company SponsorPay rebrands as Fyber

The mobile supply-side platform SponsorPay today announced that it has rebranded to Fyber. Headquartered in Berlin, Fyber enables publishers like GREE International, Glu Mobile, Cie Games and more, to integrate, manage and optimize all ad revenues sources through a single, unified … Continue reading

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Rocket Internet becomes an AG (public company) and appoints Oliver Samwer as its CEO

Rocket Internet, the controversial company builder out of Berlin, just switched its legal form from GmbH (comparable to Ltd.) to an AG (public company) and appointed Oliver Samwer as its CEO. This suggests, that Oliver Samwer is going to play an even … 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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Rocket Internet’s Helpling launches in 4 additional EU countries

Helpling, the online platform for domestic cleaners (basically a Homejoy clone), is now expanding its service Europe-wide. The Berlin-based Startup, which started in April this year in Germany, launches in France, Sweden, Holland and Austria today. Helpling enables people to … Continue reading

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Embraase secures funding for real-time app optimization

The Berlin-based startup embraase secured € 600,000 from High-Tech Gruenderfonds (HTGF) and Axel Springer for its A/B testing and personalization platform for mobile apps. The fresh capital will be used for further product development and distribution setup. Embraase was founded … Continue reading

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