Tag Archives: sports app

Baaam: Adidas acquires Runtastic for more than € 200 million

This kind of news is very rare, and the European startup ecosystem needs more of that sort: A large European company acquires a European startup for more than € 200 million. As the logos on the left indicate, I’m talking … Continue reading

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Fanatix secures $1M to launch its Sports app in the U.S.

fanatix, a London-based social network dedicated entirely to sports, announced today the U.S. launch of its app after securing an additional $1 million in funding from (unnamed) angel investors. The free app, which is only available as an iOS-version right … Continue reading

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Interview with Mette Lykke (Endomondo)

We recently had the chance to interview Mette Lykke, the Co-Founder of the successful Danish startup Endomondo. Endomondo’s apps help you to keep track of your sports activities and follow or even challenge your friends live while you are working out. … Continue reading

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Endomondo reaches 5m downloads and raises $2.3m

The Danish startup and creator of the famous sports app Endomondo reported today that it has surpassed five million downloads of its app. The young company also announced that it has raised $2.3 million in funding from SEED Capital – … Continue reading

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runtastic – over 2 million downloads and profitable

runtastic, the Linz (Austria) based startup which helps you to track your fitness activities, recently reached profitability. The young company also announced, that it has crossed the mark of 2 million downloads for the runtastic mobile apps. The Austrian startup was … Continue reading

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Sporty: Endomondo raises $800.000 from SEED Capital

Endomondo, a Danish startup and creator of a famous sports app, has recently raised $800,000 of funding. The new capital comes from the Danish venture fund SEED Capital. With Endomondo you can keep track of your sports activities and challenge and … Continue reading

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