London-based social media influence measuring startup PeerIndex has been acquired by marketing technology company Brandwatch for an undisclosed sum, a combination of cash and equity.
British e-commerce conversion platform provider Ve has picked up French cloud-based data visualisation software startup qunb in a “multi-million pound cash and shares deal”.
After launching a little over a year ago, London-focused real estate search engine Find Properly has been acquired by Lokku, the 8-year old company behind competing service Nestoria.
Spanish cloud-based mapping software startup CartoDB has been making waves in the data visualisation space for many years, and it’s now teaming up with Twitter to make some more.
Each Google search, mouse click and Facebook post shared, sets large amounts of data in motion. Here’s a reminder that our digital trail takes up space (in data centers) and consumes (much) energy.
American software and hardware giant Microsoft has acquired Capptain, a Paris, France-based software company that helps developers and publishers make more money from their apps.
Global startup community F6S has released interesting new stats comparing entrepreneurial activity in Europe to the US. The data provides a refreshing take on the oft-discussed regional comparison.