The Tech.eu podcast hosted by Natalie Novick and Andrii Degeler is a show in which we discuss some of the most interesting stories from the European technology scene and interview leading entrepreneurs and investors from across the region.

You can find the latest episode here or embedded below.

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Here’s what we discussed this time.

The biggest deal of the week: Truphone, a UK-based eSIM mobile carrier that works with Apple, raised $71 million. The company is now valued at $507 million. We also tracked several eight-figure rounds in Spain, Sweden, Denmark, France, Germany, and the Netherlands. If you are interested in staying in the know about all the deals — check out the Tech.eu Insider newsletter!

Google will soon start charging smartphone makers for Google Play Store in Europe

Interview: Gidi Pridor, VP Marketing at TravelPerk that has recently raised $44 million in funding

“Davos in the desert” and Saudi money in European tech

Interview: Igor Zhadanov, CEO and co-founder at Readdle

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