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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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Berlin-based Testhub acquired by Applause

The Berlin-based startup Testhub today announced that it has agreed to be acquired by Applause (formerly known as uTest) – one of the leading players in the global crowdtesting market. The price and further details of this acquisition has (yet) … Continue reading

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Axel Springer Plug and Play announces new batch of startups

This month, 10 new startups will be moving into the offices of the Axel Springer Plug and Play accelerator in Berlin, the third round of startups to move in since the accelerator’s founding. They’ll be using the offices as their … Continue reading

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Takeaway acquires Lieferando and raises €73 million

After the rumours of last week it is now official: Takeaway.com acquires the Berlin-based food ordering startup Lieferando. But that’s. Takeaway also announced today that it raised € 73 million in additional funding from Prime Ventures, Macquarie Capital and the founders … Continue reading

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Now official: dunnhumby acquires Berlin-based Sociomantic

After the rumours of last week it is now official: The leading customer science company dunnhumby (a subsidiary of Tesco PLC), today announced the acquisition of Sociomantic – a Berlin-based startup which operates in the field of programmatic advertising. Athough the … Continue reading

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