These were the 10 biggest European tech stories this week

Happy Friday! This week, tracked 17 technology M&A transactions and 69 funding deals (totalling €286 million) in Europe and Israel. Like every week, we listed every single one of them in our free weekly newsletter, along with interesting news regarding fledgling European startups, tech investors old and new, a number of good reads published […]

Finnish food ordering startup Wolt nabs €10 million in funding

Wolt, a Nordic food ordering startup, has raised €10 million from EQT Ventures, a relatively new European VC fund with half a billion euros assets under management, Skype and Atomico founder Niklas Zennström, Supercell founder Ilkka Paananen and Nokia chairman Risto Siilasmaa. The round was led by EQT’s Kees Koolen, who grew to $9 […]

Smart toothbrush game controller Playbrush raises £500,000

Playbrush, a kids’ game controller for their toothbrush, has raised £500,000 from angel investor Hansi Hansmann, who has a background in pharma, and Speedinvest, which closed its $100 million fund in December to target European startups. The IoT-inspired Playbrush game controller plays video games via its smartphone app through brushing motions and encourages kids to […]