Today in European Tech: Big news out of Sweden as SoftBank bets big on Sinch and Voi scores $160 million in funding, and more

Hello! Here is what happened today in European tech: Deals – SoftBank will become a significant shareholder in Sinch, as it takes over a 10th of the Swedish cloud-based platform provider behind an almost 300% stock-price surge this year. Sinch’s co-founders have agreed to sell SoftBank 5.2 million shares. – Voi, the Stockholm-headquartered micro mobility […]

Felyx: Riding green e-mopeds into a greener future

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Today in European Tech: $70 million in funding for HungryPanda, Italy fines Apple €10 million over iPhone water resistance claims, and more

Hello! Here is what happened today in European tech: Deals – S&P Global has agreed a deal to buy UK-based IHS Markit for $44 billion, creating a powerhouse in the provision of market data information services. – London-based HungryPanda, which provides a specialist online ordering platform for Chinese customers living abroad in cities around the […]

Dublin’s Kinzen brings its ‘algorithms for editors’ to the disinformation battlefield (armed with $2 million in seed funding)

Covid-19 exacerbated an already vast problem online: disinformation. The problem, which can seem insurmountable at times, has forced large platforms like Facebook and Twitter to take more and more action (with mixed results). The problem has also given birth to a slew of startups that believe they can help. One of them is Dublin’s Kinzen, […]

Running marketing teams remotely: A practical guide

Editor’s note: You may remember that recently we announced a partnership with Alliance and the renowned Vlerick Business School for an upcoming interactive masterclass designed specifically for marketing and growth teams working at European tech scale-ups. This article, written by Robin Geers, the founder and CEO of Alliance, and edited by, is part of this partnership. In a […]