Taxify, the Estonian ride-hailing app, has reached unicorn status with a $1 billion valuation after raising $175 million in a round led by German automaker Daimler. China’s Didi Chuxing, the European VC Korelya Capital, and TransferWise co-founder Taavet Hinrikus also participated in the round. Daimler will join Taxify’s board as part of the deal. Prior to this […]
A bit of news of our own today, as we’re announcing that two people are on-boarding the Tech.eu train, as well as the launch of an entirely new European tech jobs section in partnership with Portugal’s Landing.Jobs. We’re also thrilled to be on the road quite a lot in the coming weeks and months, so […]
Earlier this week, French startup Aircall announced that it had raised $29 million in Series B funding to boost its cloud-based call centre software business. Among the list of the investors in the sizeable round was eFounders, the French-Belgian startup studio that specialises in incubating and scaling SaaS companies tackling the ‘future of work’ (coincidentally, […]
Applications are open for the CODE_n startup contest at this year’s new.NEW Festival in Stuttgart in October. Applications close on May 13.
Applications are now open for the EIT Digital Challenge, which is seeking out Europe’s best new deep tech scaleups that are growing fast and have gained traction with customers.
The first London edition of AWS Startup Day will take place on May 9 2018 and is free to attend with talks on innovation and networking.
IE Business School in Madrid has launched its latest program, IE Rockets, to help entrepreneurs in the edtech space to get market-ready.