US tech giant Apple is coming under increasing pressure in Brussels after the European Commission recently charged the firm with abusing its dominant position in the music-streaming market, to the detriment of smaller developers seeking to compete on a level playing field. While the Commission’s gripes in this particular case centre on the app market […]
In today’s show, we talk about funding deals, IPO news, a couple of court cases, gig economy issues, and much more. The featured interview is with Sonya Iovieno, head of venture and growth at Silicon Valley Bank.
This week, we talk about some of the biggest stories in European tech, including Facebook suing EU regulators, Telegram filing a complaint against Apple, AUTO1 raising €225 million and more. We also feature an interview with investor and Atomico/Moonfire founder Mattias Ljungman.
Apologies for the convoluted title, but it does pan out: Croatia-based supercar scale-up Rimac has hired former Aston Martin’s Chief Engineer and Tesla VP of Engineering Chris Porritt to work alongside founder and CEO Mate Rimac as the company’s brand new CTO. Before joining Rimac, Porritt had a senior role within Apple’s ‘Special Projects Group’. […]
This week, we talk about some of the biggest stories in European tech, including Apple’s victory in its fight against a $14.8 billion back-tax bill in Ireland, the invalidation of the EU-US Privacy Shield and more. Later in the show, you’ll hear an interview with Oscar Werner, the CEO of Stockholm, Sweden-based Sinch.
This week, we talk about some of the biggest stories in European tech, including six new funds for VCs, solarisBank raising €60 million and Transferwise looking to deal in investments. Later in the show, you’ll hear an interview with Raph Crouan, partner of business development at VC firm C4 Ventures.