Tag Archives: Espoo

Enevo: The waste collection system which just collected $8 million in funding

Enevo today announced $8 million of international funding to grow its sensor-based waste collection system to global markets. The fresh capital comes frome Earlybird, Lifeline Ventures, Finnish Industry Investment, Draper Associates and others. Founded in 2010 out of Espoo (Finland), … Continue reading

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Content monetization platform Kiosked secures $6.9m

Kiosked, a Finnish startup in the field of content metization, today announced that it has raised a further $6.9m funding from private investors. This new round of funding was led by Kevin Wall of Craton Equity Partners, who will also … Continue reading

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Comptel acquires the Finnish analytics company Xtract

Comptel, a Helsinki based software company, just announced the acquisition of Xtract Oy, a Finnish analytics startup, for a total consideration of 3.1 million Euro (enterprise value). Xtract was founded in 2001 and has about 20 major customers including telecom … Continue reading

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Rovio announced 500 million downloads of Angry Birds

The Espoo (Finland) based startup Rovio today announced 500 million total downloads of Angry Birds games across all platforms. This milestone makes Angry Birds one of the most downloaded games in the history of gaming. According to the young company … Continue reading

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Finnish startup Zokem got acquired by Arbitron

Arbitron Inc., announced yesterday that it has acquired Zokem Oy, a Finland based mobile audience measurement and analytics company, for a payment of approximately $11.7 million in cash at closing with possible additional incremental cash payments through 2014 of up … Continue reading

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AudioDraft: Outsourced & crowdsourced audio productions

AudioDraft, a Finnish audio crowdsourcing startup, enables companies to outsource their audio productions (jingles, music for games or videos…) to a worldwide sound designer community. The young company, which is based in Espoo, has just launched a customised audio contest for Nelonen Media … Continue reading

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