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Berlin-based company builder Team Europe cuts back operations

Berlin-based company builder Team Europe cuts back operations

Michelle Kuepper September 2, 2013 2

Berlin-based company builder Team Europe (disclosure: an investor in Vertical Media, VentureVillage’s parent company) is making big changes to its

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Russia’s Zuckerberg launches new instant messaging service Telegram

Russia’s Zuckerberg launches new instant messaging service Telegram

Oleg Kouzbit August 30, 2013 0

Digital Fortress, a US-based software developer with Russian roots, has rolled out its inaugural mobile app, an English-language instant messenger

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Is DailyDeal in trouble? Further redundancies for the Berlin deals platform

Is DailyDeal in trouble? Further redundancies for the Berlin deals platform

Michelle Kuepper August 29, 2013 1

Berlin-based deals platform DailyDeal has revealed that, in the process of restructuring, it has let a number of staff go.

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Is the European Commission scrapping plans to reduce roaming costs in the EU?

Is the European Commission scrapping plans to reduce roaming costs in the EU?

Michelle Kuepper August 29, 2013 3

According to documents seen by Reuters, European Commission Vice President Neelie Kroes has ditched

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Samwers and Earlybird team up to back French fashion marketplace Videdressing

Samwers and Earlybird team up to back French fashion marketplace Videdressing

Nina Fowler August 29, 2013 3

The Samwers’ new $200m investment fund Global Founders Capital has notched up another

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ThingLink raises $2m to grow interactive image platform in the US

ThingLink raises $2m to grow interactive image platform in the US

Nina Fowler August 28, 2013 1

Finnish-American tech company ThingLink has raised $2m in follow-on funding from Helsinki VC firm Inventure and assorted angel investors to

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Tape.tv takes over struggling Berlin startup Amen to build “Pinterest for music videos”

Tape.tv takes over struggling Berlin startup Amen to build “Pinterest for music videos”

Michelle Kuepper August 27, 2013 4

After months of speculation that once-hyped Berlin startup Amen was closing shop, German

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Balderton Capital backs crowdsourced 3D printing network 3D Hubs

Balderton Capital backs crowdsourced 3D printing network 3D Hubs

Nina Fowler August 27, 2013 4

London-headquartered VC firm Balderton Capital is betting on popular demand for 3D printing with a seed-stage investment in 3D printing

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Stripe revs up European expansion with private beta in Germany

Stripe revs up European expansion with private beta in Germany

Michelle Kuepper August 27, 2013 0

Payment provider Stripe launched a private beta service in Germany today. The US company is already well-established in its home

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Facebook rolls out shared photo albums that let you collaborate with your friends

Facebook rolls out shared photo albums that let you collaborate with your friends

Michelle Kuepper August 27, 2013 0

Facebook is introducing shared photo albums that allow multiple users to upload pictures

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