Rocket Internet -backed Wimdu is merging with its rival accommodation booking platform 9flats in hopes to withstand Airbnb’s rise in Europe. The merger will result in Europe’s largest p2p accommodation rental marketplace, the companies claim, with half a million of properties on offer. Furthermore, the merger should result in ‘improved customer choice and experience’, and […]
After four successful years at the world’s leading IT fair CeBIT, CODE_n launches its own digital innovation festival in Karlsruhe, Germany, on September 20-22.
Plentific, an online marketplace for home services, has landed £2 million in fresh funding from Pi Labs alongside a number of angel investors. The UK-based home improvement startup, founded in 2014, connects homeowners and landlords with trade and home service professionals. There are currently 75,000 professionals listed on the “proptech” site. Plentific’s new funds will […]
Tech.eu catches up with Vinted, YPlan, Onefinestay, and TUI ahead of Open Mobile Summit in London next month to talk about high-growth mobile marketplaces.
French startup Drivy has raised €31 million to become the leading car rental marketplace in Europe.
We spent a few days talking to the movers and shakers in Lisbon, one of Europe’s most promising tech startup ecosystems. Here’s what we found.
SEC2SV (Startup Europe Comes to Silicon Valley) takes place again this September; and applications are now open for mature European startups to get involved.