Vaavud Wind Meter raises € 940 000 to crowd source weather

The Danish company Vaavud has developed the world’s first hand-held wind meter for smartphones. By attaching the Vaavud Wind Meter to your smartphone, you will get information about the current, average and maximum wind speed. Naturally, Vaavud is optimal for those dependent on wind, such as kite surfers and sailors, but also golfers, hunters, fly- fishers and […]

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Tine Thygesen joins Colego!

Tine Thygesen today announced in a blogpost what her future will be, after she last year stepped down as the CEO of Everplaces. A new adventure Tine announced that she will be joining the Colego team, as their new CMO. The startup just raised € 2 million, and are heading into a strong expansion period. […]


What’s On Week 16

This week is going to be a busy one: ConceptX hits lund, the 24 hour hackathon style event where 20-40 students from multiple disciplines solve challenges defined by a company. Plus in Copenhagen, Testable code with Sitecore – Denmark’s top information technology company. Enjoy! Copenhagen Monday April 13th Light & Tech 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm, […]


Networkr relaunches under new name – Grip

Grip, a startup formerly known as Networkr, has relaunched as Grip. Networkr’s first appearance last year got words of caution from TechCrunch, as the market for proximity-based social networking platforms is quite tough in attracting users. Now, a year later, the Tinder-style networking platform is back to the market and will focus on connecting professionals […]

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The fifth #cphftw town hall – Zendesk, football & electric motorcycles

The fifth Town Hall meet up has been organised by the #cphftw initiative. This time it was held at the KPH Volume hall, with over 600 people attending. The Town Halls – a grassroots movement As with all other things #chpftw does, it is a ‘by startups, for startups’ initiative, made possible by the foundation […]


ConceptX: Future of Living

Time for an excellent event: ConceptX hits Lund this Spring!  With the recent increase in the proportion of people living in urban areas, making them more densely populated, there is a desperate need for a change in the way we live. This event is all about working in teams to find an answer to the question: […]


Foo Café: Fabulous April

This is part of the bi-monthly column from Foo Café. You can look forward to an inspiring month full of seminars, workshops, courses and a hackathon. This short week offers something for those of you who are interested in Web Development, Wearables, Software Development and Craftsmanship. Drupal 8 is released and will be presented on […]


What’s On Week 15

Events galore this week: there’s even something in Lund for those of you at the university! Don’t miss out! Copenhagen Monday April 6th Ask your nagging questions about Thorium Energy 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm, ,@ Cafe, Bar, Frisør, Tattoo, Sortedam Doserringen 81 The alternative energy solutions gang wastes no time getting back to work after the […]

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Just-Sold announced seed investment by Hellerup Finans

Trendsonline reports that real-estate platform Just-Sold have raised an investment from Hellerup Finans. The sums is not revealed, but in the six-digit euros size. Just-Sold, which was established in 2013, has quickly gained a foothold in the established brokerage industry. When a homeowner chooses to use Just-Sold to sell his home, they do so at […]

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Egmont invests in marketsplace was launched last summer and proved quickly a good growth in both getting users as well as site-visits. Now Egmont Publishing has announced they invest in the business. Together, the parties challenge the leading online marketplace for classic furniture, art and design. “We are proud and very happy to have Egmont onboard as partners. […]