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Carsharing platforms Drivy and Rentecarlo accelerate towards German launch

Carsharing platforms Drivy and Rentecarlo accelerate towards German launch

Niklas Wirminghaus February 18, 2014 0

Germany’s carsharing market is about to get a lot more crowded: Rentecarlo and Drivy, two European P2P carsharing services, have announced

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Outfittery scores €13m funding to help men dress better

Outfittery scores €13m funding to help men dress better

Michelle Kuepper February 17, 2014 0

Outfittery, the Berlin-based curated menswear service, today announced a €13m funding round led by US-based VC Highland Capital Partners. Existing investors

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Berlin-based fertility app Clue scores €500,000 seed funding round

Berlin-based fertility app Clue scores €500,000 seed funding round

Michelle Kuepper February 13, 2014 1

Clue founder Ida Tin It looks like Clue, the Berlin-based fertility tracking app, is one step closer to fulfilling our prediction

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Boomads: the Berlin startup taking on the billion-dollar native advertising industry

Boomads: the Berlin startup taking on the billion-dollar native advertising industry

Michelle Kuepper February 13, 2014 1

Native advertising may not be the sexiest area for a startup to be

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Uber revs up its German expansion

Uber revs up its German expansion

Nikolaus Roettger February 12, 2014 1

“We believe in the German market”, Benedetta Arese Lucini, Uber’s Europe General Manager, said. In an interview with VentureVillage’s sister magazine, Gründerszene, she revealed that the limousine

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Former Gidsy founder Edial Dekker heads to the Valley to join Eventbrite

Former Gidsy founder Edial Dekker heads to the Valley to join Eventbrite

Michelle Kuepper February 7, 2014 1

UPDATE: It has been a year of many changes for former Gidsy founder, Edial Dekker. His startup, which offered a peer-to-peer

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The next step for Russia’s Yandex: A Berlin office

The next step for Russia’s Yandex: A Berlin office

Michelle Kuepper February 6, 2014 0

Yandex, Russia’s largest search engine, today announced it will be opening a new office in Berlin. The office will house

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Google settles EU antitrust probe by promising links to competitors

Google settles EU antitrust probe by promising links to competitors

Devindra Hardawar February 5, 2014 0

After a three-year antitrust probe by the European Commission, Google is finally out of hot water. The EC announced this

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Germany’s digital economy set to grow in 2014

Germany’s digital economy set to grow in 2014

Georg Räth February 5, 2014 0

The digital economy is going from strength to strength if the latest study from Germany’s Federal Association for the Digital

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Rocket Internet’s foodpanda swallows another $20m in funding

Rocket Internet’s foodpanda swallows another $20m in funding

Michelle Kuepper February 4, 2014 0

Rocket Internet’s online food delivery platform foodpanda today announced a $20m funding round from a group of investors including Phenomen

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