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Europe’s MOOC experiment accelerates in Berlin

Europe’s MOOC experiment accelerates in Berlin

Nina Fowler October 15, 2013 7

Europe’s interest in massive online open courses (MOOCs) is taking off as homegrown platforms set up shop to rival incumbents

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Rocket Internet’s Zalora bets on private brand Ezra

Rocket Internet’s Zalora bets on private brand Ezra

Michelle Kuepper October 15, 2013 0

Zalora, Rocket Internet’s eCommerce platform in Southeast Asia, is now producing its own fashion brand, Ezra. The news follows a $100m

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Facebook heads to Israel with Onavo buy, gets a leg up on mobile data compression and analytics

Facebook heads to Israel with Onavo buy, gets a leg up on mobile data compression and analytics

Devindra Hardawar October 14, 2013 0

Here’s one way Facebook and its Internet.org partners will help to connect the next

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Rocket Internet’s Wimdu missed out on dream takeover by Airbnb – here’s why

Rocket Internet’s Wimdu missed out on dream takeover by Airbnb – here’s why

Georg Räth October 14, 2013 2

Private room rental service Airbnb used to be locked in bitter rivalry with

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“No single byte leaves Germany” – Deutsche Telekom’s plan to thwart foreign spies

“No single byte leaves Germany” – Deutsche Telekom’s plan to thwart foreign spies

Michelle Kuepper October 14, 2013 0

Deutsche Telekom has announced a new plan to protect German internet traffic from

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Sharing economy setbacks – is it car sharing’s turn?

Sharing economy setbacks – is it car sharing’s turn?

Magdalena Räth October 11, 2013 4

Tamyca, Autonetzer, Nachbarschaftsauto – three years ago, private car sharing arrived in Germany. Since then, it’s attracted an actively-growing user

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Forget Tempelhof – Berlin’s next airport-turned-tech hub is likely to be Tegel

Forget Tempelhof – Berlin’s next airport-turned-tech hub is likely to be Tegel

Michelle Kuepper October 11, 2013 0

A dash of cold water for suggestions that Berlin’s Tempelhof Airport could be

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Madvertise spin-off LiquidM lands $5m funding for mobile advertising platform

Madvertise spin-off LiquidM lands $5m funding for mobile advertising platform

Nina Fowler October 10, 2013 2

If you’ve got solid technology, why not make it available to others? Berlin-headquartered

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Shutterstock plans new Berlin-based European HQ

Shutterstock plans new Berlin-based European HQ

Michelle Kuepper October 10, 2013 9

New York-headquartered Shutterstock, one of the world’s largest stock photography providers, is opening a new office in Berlin at the end

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Hubraum’s new accelerator batch takes aim at health, personal data and education

Hubraum’s new accelerator batch takes aim at health, personal data and education

Michelle Kuepper October 9, 2013 7

Deutsche Telekom-backed Hubraum today kicked off the next round of its accelerator programme in Berlin

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