Drivr raises another €3 million to change taxi industry

The times of calling a taxi with either thumb or phone might be nearing its end. With a fresh €3 million of funding, the promising startup Drivr is ready to propel the taxi industry into a new era. Drivr has since its beta launch in 2013 offered software for customers, drivers and administration in the […]

Geist: Experienced entrepreneurs give 10 rules to the government

A new initiative to help more startups reach international success has been announced. The program, initiated by the Danish government, has support by some of the most successful recent startups. Called Geist, the entrepreneurs have given the Danish authorities 10 recommendations which should enable them to better help startups. The aim is that more startups […]

Drivr Launches Tesla Model S Electric Cars as a Green Taxi

Starting last weekend, you can now order the super-car Tesla Model S as private ride thru the Drivr app if you need to get somewhere in Copenhagen. This is besides the regular taxi and private driver services that Drivr offers. “The launch of Tesla as an option for a ride is a dream for us. […]

Winners from the Nordic Startup Awards

This week the Nordic Startup Awards where concluded. After a series of local events in each country (Denmark, Sweden, Finland, Norway and Iceland), the finals where held yesterday, this year in Oslo. From the Øresund region winners where: Airhelp won the Startup of the year Award for the Danish part of the competition. Airtame, who […]

Click-a-taxi becomes Drivr, adds premium service options and flat rates

Earlier this week reports came that Click-a-taxi will change name to Drivr. With the change comes a new iOS and Android app. They will also start with a ‘flat rate’ for rides to and from the airport in both Copenhagen and London, TV2 reports. Also new is the option for premium cars. In similarity with […]

Øresund Startups: Top50 and state of the region

Today I held a short lunch seminar on the subject of the most prominent startups in the region. The seminar was held because I was asked to do it, and when I thought about it I realized would be interesting to do. So I did, even if it was with a limited amount of preparations […]

Click A Taxi is ready for automatic App payment

Click A Taxi, which works in collaboration with Amager-Øbro Taxi, is now ready to take the next step in the evolution of taxi app. Users in the next 10 years can look forward to being able to pay for taxi rides automatically. Until now, Click A Taxi users are only able to book taxi through […]

Click a Taxi will open an office in New York

Click a taxi recently openened an office in London and expects to open an office in New York in the end of 2013 to facilitate future growth for the taxi App. Click a Taxi is a cloud based tool for taxi companies and customers. With a coverage of over 5000 cities, customers can order a […]

Tech BBQ – a great day for the startup scene

Yesterday TechBBQ 2013 was held. Despite the name, the focus was not so much on BBQ, but rather on tech – a whole day in the historical halls of Børsen, with some of Denmarks most successfull entrepreneurs. The lineup was extensive – with a great mixture of both new startups and successfull startups. The day […]

Click A Taxi is the app of the year in Denmark

Last weekend, the small startup Click A Taxi, won the prestigious App of the Year during the Danish App Awards, held at the Center for Danish Design in Copenhagen. This is the second time the event is held in Denmark, and this years winner came out ahead of some very big competitors such as McDonalds, […]