Double winner FOAP: top 20 in the US app store and prime time spot on US TV

Foap has done it again and again! Last week it got another (the first one with CNN) prime time television spot with abc on US TV. This propellled it into the top 20 for the most popular apps downloaded in the US app store! The startup Foap has created an app that allows smartphone users […]

Sweden’s hottest digital entrepreneurs of 2013

Sweden is one of the hottest startups countries right now, and Internetworld reveals Sweden’s hottest digital entrepreneurs of 2013. It’s a small showcase of what’s going on right now, and who to keep an eye on in future. Is one of these the next worldwide or niche success story? With 3 startups from the region […]

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 […]

Digital and Technology: Skåne Companies are nominated for top honors at Swedish Mobile Gala

Some companies in Öresund region will fight for top honors in the Swedish Mobile Gala in the beginning of November. Mobile Gala is an event when the year’s most successful Swedish mobile businesses and innovators praised in connection with a major industry party in Stockholm. According to the nominations announced on Monday, some companies from […]

Foap launches on Android!

As anticipated with the news of an investment of €1.13M for expansion and Android app development, Foap from Malmö, has just launched on Android, writes TheNextWeb. The social photo app launched last year for iOS is now also available for android users to sell their images and contribute to crowdsourced photo missions. In the same […]

Foap receives 1.13 million euro investment

Foap, Malmö-based photo stock website, has received 1.13 million euro investment from Swedish VC Industrifonden and Maxwell Ventures, reports ArcticStartup. The money will be used for further expansion of sales team, opening a new office in New York and launch of Android app in September. On top of this comes new design for the website […]

Foap launches a new global photo mission with Puma

Foap, a service that allows photographers and iPhone users to monetize their pictures by uploading them to the online photo market, has launched a global photo competition together with Puma. “We are constantly looking for new and creative ways to get closer to our fans. It is fantastic that with foap we have a great […]

Win an astronaut-suit with the Foap photo mission

Recently Foap introduced a new concept called ‘Foap missions‘. The idea behind this concept is that companies can use this tool as a way of engagement marketing. Firms can post a mission to build specific marketing content. It’s up to the customers how to translate this into meaningful pictures. A few days ago Foap launched […]

Foap launches photo missions; building brands through co-creation

Brands are increasingly becoming co-created with customers, a trend which made Foap launch a concept called photo missions. The idea behind this concept is that companies can use this tool as a way of engagement marketing. Firms can post a mission to build specific marketing content. It’s up to the customers how to translate this […]

Everplace, Startupbootcamp and 5 other on the Europas shortlist

As we mentioned earlier, the Europas award is soon, and they have now presented their shortlit. The shortlist are the final 200 candidates for the awards, chosen from the more then 1000 nominated. The finalist will now be chosen by the jury, and presented at the award in Berlin the 22nd of january. From the […]