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Bill Gates: Internet connectivity doesn’t mean much if you’re dying of starvation

Bill Gates: Internet connectivity doesn’t mean much if you’re dying of starvation

Christina Farr November 5, 2013 0

Microsoft cofounder Bill Gates made his fortune in computing, so you might expect him

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Big data analytics tool RapidMiner nabs $5m from Earlybird and Open Ocean Capital

Big data analytics tool RapidMiner nabs $5m from Earlybird and Open Ocean Capital

Michelle Kuepper November 4, 2013 5

Big data analytics service RapidMiner has announced a $5m Series A funding round led

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6Wunderkinder reportedly raises $30m from Sequoia and existing investors

6Wunderkinder reportedly raises $30m from Sequoia and existing investors

Charmaine Li November 1, 2013 3

Berlin-based productivity startup 6Wunderkinder – maker of popular to-do list app Wunderlist – has raised around $30m in Series B

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9Flats, Wimdu and HouseTrip form lobby group

9Flats, Wimdu and HouseTrip form lobby group

Michelle Kuepper October 31, 2013 0

German short-term holiday rental platforms 9flats and Wimdu and Switzerland-based HouseTrip have formed a network to lobby for their rights.

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Mood-tracking app for depression wins StartupBus Europe

Mood-tracking app for depression wins StartupBus Europe

Charmaine Li October 31, 2013 3

Aiden, an app hoping to simplify communication between patients who suffer from depression and their therapists, has won the grand

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Rocket Internet is getting ready to launch peer-to-peer lending platform “Lendico”

Rocket Internet is getting ready to launch peer-to-peer lending platform “Lendico”

VentureVillage Editorial October 30, 2013 4

The Samwer brothers are planning a new startup in Germany according to our

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Berlin startups by the numbers – Senate releases digital economy report

Berlin startups by the numbers – Senate releases digital economy report

Michelle Kuepper October 30, 2013 2

The Berlin government may not be great at building airports or getting itself out of debt, but it’s definitely going

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500 Startups will head to Berlin in 2014

500 Startups will head to Berlin in 2014

Charmaine Li October 30, 2013 2

Dave McClure has announced startup accelerator and seed fund 500 Startups is coming to Berlin “sometime next year”. The move

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Smart bike lock Lock8 wins €40,000 at TechCrunch Disrupt Europe

Smart bike lock Lock8 wins €40,000 at TechCrunch Disrupt Europe

Nina Fowler October 29, 2013 2

It couldn’t be more appropriate for bike-friendly Berlin – the winner of the startup pitch prize at the inaugural TechCrunch

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TechHub expands to Berlin to help entrepreneurs get international

TechHub expands to Berlin to help entrepreneurs get international

Charmaine Li October 29, 2013 1

TechHub, a provider of workspace and services for tech entrepreneurs, has today announced it will be launching in Berlin. It’s

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