Editor’s note: this insightful guest post was penned by Norihiko Isawa, a strategy consultant at the Tokyo Office of Roland Berger. Although the news was inconspicuous at the time in Japan, it was indeed remarkable that Airbus Ventures participated as a lead investor in the $7.3 million Series A round for Infostellar, a Tokyo-based satellite […]
Slite, which develops a collaboration software platform, has raised $4.4 million in funding led by Index Ventures. The Paris-based company launched via the eFounders startup programme last year and recently participated in Y Combinator. The startup said it is developing an alternative to Google Docs and Evernote that’s targeted at teams for collaborating on content, […]
Prospect.io’s automation tool wants to take the grunt work out of finding prospective clients and customers. The Brussels startup is bootstrapping its business.
Axel Springer and ProSiebenSat.1, two of Germany’s leading media groups, today announced the launch of a joint project to ‘promote digital startups’ and bring international attention to ‘the positioning of Germany as a digital hub’. The press release announcing the unusual collaboration between the two media giants is very thin on details, but mentions that […]