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Inside KAYAK’s Office In Berlin

Inside KAYAK’s Office In Berlin

Felicitas Hackmann July 23, 2014 0

KAYAK, the travel search engine, was founded in 2004 and acquired by The Priceline Group in 2012. KAYAK’s main HQ is located in Stamford (Connecticut, USA) and its Tech HQ is placed in Concord

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100k in 4 Minutes. For here or to go?

100k in 4 Minutes. For here or to go?

Felicitas Hackmann July 22, 2014 0

“Let’s change coffee. Together,” is Bonaverde’s goal. By building an all-in-one coffee machine and connecting farmers to customers, the team transforms the coffee market as we know it. After two successful crowdfunding campaigns and

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At TOA14: The Future Of Journalism & Rethinking our Relationship with Tech

At TOA14: The Future Of Journalism & Rethinking our Relationship with Tech

Felicitas Hackmann July 21, 2014 0

Tech Open Air took place at Alte Teppichfabrik last week. With a lot of interesting talks, a Design Slam and a Hardware pitch, it was hard to keep track of all the sessions. Here

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Events Diary 21 – 27 July – Our pick of the hottest startup events this week

Events Diary 21 – 27 July – Our pick of the hottest startup events this week

Felicitas Hackmann July 21, 2014 0

Welcome to the VentureVillage Events Diary – read on and discover the hottest startup events of the week! WORKSHOP: Your team is everything! Date: 22 July 2014 Location: hub:raum Campus/Berlin-Schöneberg Costs: Free Website: http://www.eventbrite.de/e/workshop-your-team-is-everything-tickets-11929733153 Your team is everything

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Ice, Ice, Uber. Uber delivers Ice Cream today in 144 cities worldwide

Ice, Ice, Uber. Uber delivers Ice Cream today in 144 cities worldwide

Felicitas Hackmann July 18, 2014 0

With Uber being covered in tech news (mostly regarding safety and legal issues) on an almost daily basis, the limousine order app now hopes to deliver happiness. Uber announced on its blog that today,

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“It’s like a kid in a candy store” – Drew Olanoff joins EyeEm

“It’s like a kid in a candy store” – Drew Olanoff joins EyeEm

Felicitas Hackmann July 17, 2014 0

EXCLUSIVE: After getting Markus Spiering on board in April, his former colleague Drew Olanoff joins EyeEm as Director of Communications U.S. The story of how EyeEm and Olanoff came together is not a typical

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Pencil (by 53) in Europe & new Round at Gründer Garage – The Announcements at TOA

Pencil (by 53) in Europe & new Round at Gründer Garage – The Announcements at TOA

Felicitas Hackmann July 16, 2014 0

Pencil and Paper are now available outside the U.S. Though we live in a digital world, many still use pen and paper to get the creative process started. New York-based FiftyThree is changing that. “We

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Holtzbrinck Digital and RI Digital Ventures invest Series A in e-learning platform Patience

Holtzbrinck Digital and RI Digital Ventures invest Series A in e-learning platform Patience

Felicitas Hackmann July 16, 2014 0

EXCLUSIVE – “We are on a mission to enable virtually anybody to teach online,” says Nikolaus Thomale, founder & CEO of Patience (www.patience.io). This mission convinced Holtzbrinck Digital and RI Digital Ventures, among others,

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Code For Germany – Let code make German Cities a better Place

Code For Germany – Let code make German Cities a better Place

Felicitas Hackmann July 15, 2014 0

Code for America, founded in 2009, is a non-political organization that connects the government and its citizens in order to build a platform for “civic hacking”. As Lynn Fine, International Programs Manager, put it:

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Editor’s Choice: Three Events you shouldn’t miss at TOA

Editor’s Choice: Three Events you shouldn’t miss at TOA

Felicitas Hackmann July 14, 2014 0

Image: some right reserved by Dan Taylor / Heisenberg Media Tech Open Air is taking place this week on Wednesday and Thursday at Alte Teppichfabrik. According to TOA, 1,500 people are expected to arrive

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