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 […]

Updated: The year of 2013 – investments in startups in the region

We wrote an update earlier this year, about investments during the first two quarters of 2013. Now it has come to make a summary of the fall as well, and thus the entire 2013. Above is a spreadsheet with all the investments that we have gotten to our attention during 2013. Disclaimer: There are, most […]

Updated! Report: investments in web and tech startups in the region – spring 2013

Updated 24-07-2013! After the publication of this we got feedback of more investments that we hadn’t tracked! We have now updated the stats with those numbers. If more information comes to us, we will update them again! One of the things we want to focus on with Øresund Startups is tracking funding in startups in […]

Vaavud wind meter is getting closer to its goal on kickstarter

Vaavud, a device for measuring wind using a cell phone, has recently been introduced on Kickstarters. Launched just 10 days ago, on March 18th, its getting closer to its final goal – raising £20,000 in funding. The device is especially appealing to surfers, sailors, paragliders, model aircraft pilots, and basically anyone who wants to know […]