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3 Day Startup reaches 200 editions

The 200th 3 Day Startup edition was announced today at the Global Roundup. 3DS is a Friday to Sunday program with the mission to kickstart new student-run companies and build entrepreneurial capabilities in students and their university communities. The program … Continue reading

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5 Portuguese startups to look out for in 2015

In the beginning of this year, we took a look at major European countries and tried to come up with a list of 5 startups (each country) to watch in 2015. In the case of Portugal and a few other … Continue reading

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Awesome Slideshare presentations about the startup scene in Lisbon and Porto

Startuptour, the 1st travel agency for founders and startup community leaders, recently created two presentations about the startup scene in Lisbon and Porto. The slides give you a great overview of what is happening in the startup ecosystems of these … Continue reading

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Final call to Porto, OPO Startup Week on May 24

In the lively European Startup scene, Porto is looking for a full-time position. In case you don’t know, OPO is the airport code for Porto International Airport, a one to three hour flight from anywhere in the European Union, pretty … Continue reading

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Porto University’s Incubator wins RegioStars award

Brussels, January 31st: UPTEC, Porto University’s incubator was awarded the RegioStar award for the Smart Growth category. Quite appropriately named UPTEC, 5 years old Porto University’s Science and Technology Park is Porto’s largest incubator, currently with 97 startups and 12 … Continue reading

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Take a City exhibits at the Dublin Web Summit (Interview)

The Porto based startup Take a City is going to represent Portugal at the Dublin Web Summit, which is starting tomorrow. We talked with Reinaldo Ferreira, Take a City’s Founder and CEO, just before the conference starts. EU-Startups.com: What is Take … Continue reading

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Pepito, Beaunity and MiniMobil get Startup Pirates @ Porto prizes

It’s Saturday morning and Startup Pirates @ Porto second edition is coming to an end. One week of business modeling, branding, pitching, mentorship and teamwork is over and it’s time to let the team’s ideas shine. The jury has voted … Continue reading

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Interview with the winning team of Porto Hackathon

A few days ago, we introduced you to Porto Hackathon – a new event where Porto based university students immersed for two weeks on code and put a complete application from the ground up. The first edition of Porto Hackathon … Continue reading

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A successful start: The first edition of Porto Hackathon

What do you do in August – while it’s sunny outside with up to 26° celsius? If you’re in Porto and not on vacation, you could have spend the last two weeks hacking for fun at Porto Hackathon. Its first edition … Continue reading

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UniPlaces targets the world with €200K funding

Worldwide student mobility is a growing reality. And everywhere a student arrives, there should be a room or apartment available. That’s the need behind the business of UniPlaces. The Porto-based startup aims to replace the old fashioned process international students and … Continue reading

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