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Watching for iWatch: Apple hires major fitness industry personality

Watching for iWatch: Apple hires major fitness industry personality

Meghan Kelly August 20, 2013 1

Looks like Apple grabbed Jay Blahnik, a well-known fitness expert who has worked with big-name companies like Nike on its wearables

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Are we about to see the return of the German startup stock exchange?

Are we about to see the return of the German startup stock exchange?

Michelle Kuepper August 20, 2013 1

In the month before Germany’s September election, it’s hard to tell how much of what politicians are discussing is actually

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Germany: Bitcoin is legal – just don’t try paying your taxes with it

Germany: Bitcoin is legal – just don’t try paying your taxes with it

Nina Fowler August 19, 2013 12

Germany may be one of the first countries to give Bitcoin an official

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HootSuite competitor Falcon Social raises €6m from Target Partners

HootSuite competitor Falcon Social raises €6m from Target Partners

Michelle Kuepper August 19, 2013 2

SaaS platform for social media management, Falcon Social, has raised €6m in Series A funding led by German VC Target

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Wummelkiste rolls back its US business, Wummelbox

Wummelkiste rolls back its US business, Wummelbox

Nikolaus Roettger August 19, 2013 2

Just a few months ago, Wummelkiste opened its first US office in New York with a lot of PR hullabaloo.

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The 7 things you need to know about the latest NSA scandal

The 7 things you need to know about the latest NSA scandal

Michelle Kuepper August 16, 2013 1

Not only has the NSA been secretly spying on us, it’s also been doing so illegally thousands of times per

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We can raise funds, German VCs say – but investor confidence in Europe still low

We can raise funds, German VCs say – but investor confidence in Europe still low

Nina Fowler August 16, 2013 2

German venture capitalists’ confidence in their ability to raise funds is way up

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Facebook reportedly working on PayPal-like mobile payments system

Facebook reportedly working on PayPal-like mobile payments system

Sean Ludwig August 16, 2013 3

Soon you might be able to pay for something in a mobile app using your Facebook account login credentials, rather

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Coca-Cola to open startup accelerators in nine cities including Berlin and Istanbul

Coca-Cola to open startup accelerators in nine cities including Berlin and Istanbul

Nina Fowler August 15, 2013 16

You say Coca-Cola, I say… startups? The beverage giant appears to hope so,

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