Last month, the European Union’s Environment Agency released a landmark report with a shocking finding: 412,000 Europeans were killed prematurely due to poor air quality in 2016 (the most recent year data is available). Thousands more across the continent suffer from medical conditions attributed to poor air quality, including heart disease, lung disease and strokes. […]
On June 11th, the Healthcare Information Management Systems Society (HIMSS) and Health 2.0 Europe Conference kicks off in Helsinki, Finland. One of the world’s most preeminent digital health and medtech events, the event showcases some of the world’s leading innovations at the forefront of healthcare. One of this year’s exhibitors and featured companies is hometown […]
Grenoble-based timelapse hardware startup Enlaps has landed €3 million in funding from a group of business angels including Fabien Pierlot, Jiong Ma, and Charles Matine. Founded in 2015, Enlaps has created Tikee, a timelapse video device equipped with two 4K cameras. The startup has sold some 2,000 units so far across 52 countries to be […]
Finnish startup Yetitablet has secured €1 million in a funding round led by Insmat, a local electronics distributor, with a public funding agency Business Finland as a co-investor. The startup’s product is a giant tablet computer that can be used in education, team collaboration, hospitality, and other sectors. Yetitablet was founded in 2015 by a […]
French startup Shadow, has raised a €51 million Series A round. Shadow is developing super-sleek computers based in the cloud, directed at primarily at gamers. The user’s phones, laptops, and Shadow’s device are all connected in the cloud to hundreds of servers that provide hyper-fast service and perfect HD images.
German hardware startup, LUUV, which makes mobile camera stabilisers, has announced that it has raised a seed round of funding from German business angels. The startup declined to name specific figures or who the investors are. According to LUUV, the three angel investors have invested in the company independently of each other with the new […]
Switzerland-based Acutronic acquires Spanish robotics tech startup Erle