Transatlantic Innovation

By Innomine Group | The Age of Innovation is an economic imperative and an everyday reality. Can we Americans and Europeans seize the best of both worlds to fulfill our real potential? #siliconvalley #EU #transatlantic #innovation

In search of a European Google

California’s Silicon Valley runs the show when it comes to successful tech companies. So why has the old world failed to produce a thriving digital industry to rival the US?<p>David Galbraith, a partner at venture investment firm Anthemis, has a statistic he likes to quote. “The combined value of the …

Innovation Outposts in Silicon Valley – Going to Where the Action Is

This is the second in a series on the changing models of corporate innovation co-authored with Steve Blank. Steve and I are working on what we hope …

Innovation

Innovation’s New World Order

Illustration by Martin O’Neill<p><i>A version of this article appeared in the Winter 2015 issue of</i> strategy+business.<p>The geographic footprint of innovation …

Innovation

What Makes an Entrepreneurial Ecosystem?

<b>TheFamily Papers #000</b><p>By Nicolas Colin (Co-Founder & Partner) | TheFamily<p>TheFamily is a strategic, minority, long-term shareholder. We grow a …

Innovation

Commission invests €16 billion in funding for research and innovation over next two years - Delegation of the European Union to the United States

The European Commission will boost competiveness by investing almost €16 billion in research and innovation in the next two years under Horizon 2020, …

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U.S. Chamber of Commerce

Netflix is launching in Spain, Italy, and Portugal from October 20 costing €8 per month

Netflix is coming to three additional European markets in October, kicking off in Spain on October 20, followed by Portugal (October 21), and then Italy a day after that.<p>Back in June, the video-streaming giant did reveal that this triumvirate of European Union (E.U.) nations would be receiving …

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Transatlantic innovation: shall we up the game?

Last week in Silicon Valley was all about European innovation. (By that, I mean that there was a brief lapse in focusing on our 20-mile radius only.) …

Innovation

Europe: The overlooked investment opportunity

In the string of bad news coming out of Europe lately, it’s easy to miss that the region has become a great opportunity for venture investors.<p>Lost amid stories of Greek debt and the fate of the Euro are those of startups that are creating leading cyber security, cloud, and mobile technologies; …

Innovation

Les start-up françaises à la conquête de la Silicon Valley

A lire aussi<p>#FrenchTech, top départ pour les agglomérations et les start-up Série le tour du monde des Silicon Valley L’incubateur de start-up WWV …

Europe’s Distorted View of US High Tech

<i><br>The European posture against US-based internet giants features all the ingredients of an entrenched ideology, complete with vocabulary and canned</i> …

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Why More Companies Are Embracing Open Innovation

Putting your needs out in the open is sometimes better than trying to innovate in-house or in secret.<p>Open innovation (or “OI”) didn’t used to be the way the most successful companies did business. It’s the process of searching outside a company’s walls–and even its own industry–for technology and …

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U.S. Tech Firms Make Pilgrimage to Brussels

Silicon Valley giants boost lobbying presence in European Union’s de facto capital<p>BRUSSELS—This city of bureaucrats has become a place of pilgrimage for West Coast technology firms.<p>From Amazon.com Inc. to Uber Technologies Inc., the giants of Silicon Valley are bulking up in the European Union’s de …

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The 12 hottest startups in Switzerland

Switzerland probably isn't the first country you think of when it comes to startups in Europe. The country's high cost of living has probably put off some tech startups, but there's a surprisingly vibrant startup scene in Zürich and other cities.<p>We collected some of Switzerland's most exciting …

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Más de 40 ‘start-ups’ españolas estrenan el nuevo Campus de Google

El nuevo centro celebra su primer evento para conectar a los emprendedores con inversores e instituciones de EEUU<p>El Campus de Google en España ya …

ups' in Europe's five largest markets

The organisation Startup Europe Partnership (SEP), in collaboration with PEDAL Consulting and other partners, today published a report (PDF) …

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