Foap receives 3.5M SEK from Korea

FOAP is a platform where you can post your Iphone images for commerical purposes. The photos are sold through FOAP and the revenue is devided on a 50/50 basis between the company and the photographer. Sydsvenskan reports that foap received 3.5 M SEK from a Korean investment corporation called Jade Global Investments. This money will […]

123hjemmeside gets €1.7M investment to grow internationally

Trendsonline reports that 123hjemmeside, already active in 15 countries, has recieved an investment of €1.7M from Kaare Danielsen, founder of the hugely successful danish site jobindex.dk. “The new investment makes it possible to significantly speed up the development that is already in full swing, and 123hjemmeside expect by the end of 2013 to be established […]

Neo Technology Raises €8,5M in Series B

Neo Technology, the creators of Neo4j, just announced that they have managed to raise no less then €8,5M ($11M) in funding. This is their Series B round, having already raised €10M ($13M) in previous rounds. The round was led by Sunstone Capital. The company has shown impressive growth, stating a 440% growth since 2011. Also, […]

Atosho raises €2M from Supremum Capital

London and Moscow-based Supremum Capital has recently made a €2M investment in Atosho. Atosho is a platform that allows retailers to reach to costumers thru a network of different medias and blogs. Their aim is to make it easy to shop wherever people find relevance, no matter where they are at that moment. The way […]

Finalists Nordic startup awards!

The finalists of the Nordic Startup Awards are announced and we are glad to hear that 16 of the startups are based in the Øresund region (5 in Sweden and 11 in Denmark). The Nordic Startup Awards is a series of events throughout the Nordics with the aim of lifting the new generation startups to […]

AppHarbor rumours: closing the danish subsidiary – not bankruptcy

On thursday Version2 and Trendsonline reported conflicting stories about AppHarbor, a company with offices at Founders House and that develops an .net apps platform service. The rumours where about AppHarbors alleged bankruptcy. AppHarbor themselves released later an statement where they explained the situation – they where forced due to funding problems to cut costs, and […]

Entrepreneurial insights from labster

LABSTER is an online teaching laboratory simulator for experimental biology and biotechnology. They tap in the growing field of online education and provide virtual experiments which aren’t possible in school surroundings. The firm won the Danish Venture Cup in 2011 in the category “people and society.” Øresunds startups asked Tobias Aabye Dam, the COO of […]

Joakim Nydemark new CEO at Crunchfish AB

The Malmö based company Crunchfish announced today the appointment of Joakim Nydemark as their new CEO. This is a big announcement for the small technology company that was founded in 2010 and is a part of the new direction taken since the SEK 17 Million investment made in August by Sheik Mohammed Al-Amoudi and serial entreprenuer […]

IconFinder in 500 start-ups

IconFinder becomes the first Danish participant in the accelerator program called 500 start-ups. The company provides a search engine focused merely on icons. When it was launched in 2007 it was the first search engine of its kind. Now they have over one million unique visitors, and the tool is commonly used amongst many web […]

Accelerace invests in Conferize

TrendsOnline reports that Conferize, the online plattform for conferences, has just recieved and investment by Accelerace Invest. How much is not dislosed, but it’s rumoured to be a “decent six digits” euro sum. Conferize has been getting alot of attention lately, and they seem to be going strong and getting more paying costumers onboard. In […]