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Copenhagen­ based startup uses sharing economy to bring biking to the world

The Donkey Republic bicycle­sharing service expands globally with an € 1,5 million investment from The Danish Growth Fund and the Luxembourg­based venture capital fund Howzat. Donkey Republic is setting up to disrupt urban transport around the world, with a business model not relying on public subsidies. Instead by using an AirBnb­ like model, bike owners […]

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A game-changing week for the region

This week has seen some truly big announcements for this regions gaming scene. The biggest, was Unity’s announcement that is raised € 165 milions – and it thus became a “unicorn”, valuing the company at over 1 billion USD. This is a big milestone for the entire region, having a startup from here that has […]

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Be a part of Camp Ven

Last summer Mindpark invited 50 entrepreneurs to be a part of an unconference on the beautiful and exotic island Ven. They wanted to give the startup community in Øresund an extraordinary event and a summer camp with entrepreneurial minds from the community and beyond. Ven is not that far away (there is still Wi-Fi) but […]

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Flygstolen from Helsingborg is acquired by Dutch traveling company

Based in Helsingborg, Flygstolen is an online platform for traveling services that has been around since 2004. The company is also known under name Tripmonster in Denmark and Norway. The latest 5 years Flygstolen has gone through a rapid growth, increasing its revenue from 182 mln SEK (1 9mln euro) in 2011 to 1 572 […]

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Social Icebreaker app Plane hits 1 million Messages

After launching in San Francisco in March, the social app Plane hits a messaging milestone and garners press from across the globe, including the LA Times, as well as tech features such as Product Hunt and a global feature by Apple. Plane offers a simple yet refreshingly clean approach to social communication, and the ephemeral […]

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Simpliday expands into new markets

Simpliday, a Sweden based startup is expanding into new markets with its fancy updates and new languages. The update has been termed ‘Marie Curie’ and with localization of Danish, Swedish and Norwegian languages it is entering these new markets. Simpliday, founded by Johan Gunnars and Sebastian Mutsson, is an app that provides a calendar and reminders in one […]

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Klinikker.dk receives capital from investors for growth

Klinikker.dk receives capital in millions from private investors, Michael and Mark Kaa Andersen, though the actual amount is unknown. The influx of capital will help the growth of the startup. “The capital injection will be important for future growth and enables us to make the product useful throughout Denmark significantly faster.” says Peter Stegger, co-founder of Klinikker.dk […]

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The world’s biggest social network for conferences to IPO on Nasdaq First North

Earlier this week Conferize, the social network for conferences, announced their plans to file for IPO on Nasdaq First North. “We see an exciting opportunity, for both Conferize and investors, in financing our growth via the stock market. A venture company like ours will usually only IPO after the majority of the value increase has […]

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Interview with Magnus Hultman, CEO of Strossle

Described as “artificial intelligence for media”, Strossle is a service that helps connect content providers with the right audience. Although the startup has its headquarters in Stockholm, Malmö is the place “where the magic happens” according to Magnus Hultman, the founder and CEO at Strossle. We had a chat with Magnus where he shared his […]

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AutoUncle looses lawsuit against Ebay

The war between AutoUncle and Ebay has finally come to an end with Ebay as the victor. The results from their case has forced the startup to wrap things up in Denmark. AutoUncle creates transparency by gathering and cleaning the jungle of adverts and valuates the market price of every car for sale. It is […]