Cycling scheme PleaseCycle were the judges favourite at the last Techpitch 4.5 of the year. The runners up were games based educational tool Zondle and “Moonpig but with video” start-up MrMash. The audience favourites were Zondle, with PleaseCycle, fashion network RainBeau and Openbrand, a dropbox
Seven cities: Riga, Copenhagen, Stockholm, Oslo, Helsinki, London and Tallinn battled for the title of Startup Capital. Check out how the cities were pitched and who won the title! Video by The Kicknetwork.
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If you’re an artist or an entrepreneur (or just anyone trying to get noticed) someone has probably told you to start using social media and social networks. This is supposedly the way to fans, fame and fortune. But what if you just don’t really get
US president Barack Obama’s victory on Tuesday took some by surprise (angry and increasingly irrelevant goldilocks Donald Trump called it a travesty and called for a revolution). Others, like data whiz Nate Silver managed to predict the results with almost 100 percent accuracy. So Obama