Nokia this morning announced plans to acquire Withings, a connected health product maker based in France, in a transaction that values the company at €170 million. The company had raised approximately €30 million in funding from IDInvest Partners, Bpifrance, Ventech and 360 Capital Partners. Withings, whose products include activity trackers, smart weighing scales, thermometers, blood […]
We spoke with some of the startups on the floor at last month’s 4YFN conference in beautiful Barcelona to talk business models, funding – and, of course, the future.
The Tech Tour Growth Forum 2016 will take place in Switzerland on March 17 and 18, in the vicinity of Lake Geneva, bringing together European tech executives.
Min-Sung Sean Kim, a partner of XLHEALTH, a Berlin-based VC fund specialising in digital health, lists relevant and active Europe-based accelerators in the field.
We recently caught up with Ida Tin, the founder and CEO of Clue – a Berlin-based startup behind a popular mobile menstrual tracking app – for a video interview.
Startupbootcamp, which bills itself as Europe’s largest startup accelerator, is spreading its wings globally. After launching a program in Singapore earlier this year, the company is today announcing the launch of its first accelerator programme in the United States. Open for applications now, the first US-based Startupbootcamp acceleration program will happen in Miami, Florida, and […]
There’s no question that health and fitness is a hot technology sector right now. Not only are giants like Microsoft, Apple or Google showing increasing interest in the area, but a wide range of startups are also offering consumers a way to stay in shape and, most importantly, keep track of their efforts and exercise […]