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Databox Unveils Its Mobile-First Business Analytics Platform

BOSTON, June 15, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- <i>Databox</i> <i>is announcing the release of its mobile-first Business Analytics platform as self-serve, and updates to</i> …

Red Dot Design Award for Design Concepts

Companies, design studios, research institutions and designers from 58 countries entered their latest product concepts in the Red Dot Award: Design …

Industrial Design

CubeSensors Releases Three New Cube Sensors To Keep You Safe And Dry

Original participants in our world-famous(TM) Hardware Battlefield, the folks at CubeSensors are back with three new devices that promise to make our lives a bit better. The original CubeSensors were little boxes containing a few environmental sensors. These let you know how much nasty stuff was in …

The City Packed With Young Energy: Ljubljana

Hard to pinpoint on a map to most people, Ljubljana has a vibrant tech scene and a young startup ecosystem that’s worth discovering at the heart of …

Startups

4th Office raises over £3m with promise to end email overload

London, December 3, 2014, 12pm GMT — European startup, 4th Office has successfully raised a second round of funding. A number of highly experienced …

Startups

An electrifying world record

Pečjak's arrival to Dubrovnik made history books – no one had ever driven an electric car that far in ordinary traffic without recharging. Foto: …

Electric Vehicles

Meet GoOpti: BlaBlaCar Rival That Aims to Compete with Uber

The service offers three types of tickets. The cheapest one is Opti, which accounts for about 70 percent of bookings. Opti passengers are content with waiting for a van for up to three hours at home and arrive to the airport up to three hours earlier than it would be perfect for them. They could, …

Uber

Liquor-sampling service Flaviar goes mobile to help you find the best spirits

Flaviar has been catering to the world’s liquor-lovin’ masses for more than three years, with a subscription sampling service that delivers an assortment of hand-picked spirits to your door every month. While Flaviar has been a Web-only affair since its inception, today sees the official launch of …

Mobile

Databox Raises $3.3M Seed Round To Help Marketers Understand Key Metrics

Businesses of all sizes now have access to reams of data about their performance, but it can be difficult to read the story behind the numbers. Boston-based startup Databox’s goal is to make data relatable. Its mobile app draws in data from different analytic platforms, analyzes it, and then …

World’s First Self-Inflating Electric Standup Paddleboard

LJUBLJANA, Slovenia - Standup paddleboarding is already a popular and fast-growing water sport. Now an innovative paddleboard design and 3 patented …

Paddleboarding

Apps That Can Act As A Backseat Babysitter On Your Next Vacation

You’ve got your bags packed and the car gassed up, but you’re not quite ready to get behind the wheel for a state-spanning summer road trip yet. Not if your kids are coming along for the ride.<p>If you want to spare your family the hassle of sibling fights, travel tantrums and several rounds of “Are …

Kids

LVMH’s Groupe Arnault, Accel, More Pour $40M Into Fashion Shopping Aggregator Lyst

On the heels of Farfetch raising $86 million last month, another fashion commerce startup out of London has picked up a significant round of funding. Lyst, a site that lets people shop across 11,500 different online stores using a single check-out, has picked up $40 million in a Series C round of …

New Cup Container Goat Mug Becomes Big Success on Kickstarter; Scores Over $194,000

Seeking to introduce a new type of cup container to the market, Slovenia-based entrepreneur by the name Ane Miklavec has launched a Kickstarter …

Coffee

Layer, Which Lets Developers Add Messaging To Any App, Launches To Public

Layer, the company making it possible for developers to add rich messaging capabilities to their apps without having to build their own infrastructure from the ground up, is today making its service available to the public, following its beta period that began with its TechCrunch Disrupt win back …

Adiant and Zemanta Set New Standard for the Programmatic Native Advertising Industry with Advanced RTB Technology Partnership

February 10, 2015 — Adiant, owner of Adblade the largest content-style native advertising platform on the internet and the Adblade Exchange, and …

Rockstart Accelerator's newest selection of startups will tackle the future of energy

<b>Rockstart is proud to present the startups that have been selected for the 2015 edition of the Smart Energy Accelerator program. For the next 6</b> …

Renewable Energy

Pinterest acquires Kosei to boost its ad targeting

Pinterest took a while to start making money, but it’s now fully focused on it with today’s announcement that it has acquired Kosei, a powerful recommendation engine for products.<p>Pinterest head of engineering Michael Lopp wrote in a blog post:<p>Over the past year, Kosei has been building a unique …

Pinterest

TVbeat announces partnership with Telekom Slovenije

TVbeat, a SaaS company delivering a real time TV audience measurement solution has signed a deal with Telekom Slovenije. The partnership will give …

Big Data

Mobile BI Startup Databox Launches Enterprise Edition

<b>Databox</b>, a Mobile-first BI platform that empowers decision makers with actionable data and intelligent insights, today announced the release of their …

Business Intelligence

CubeSensors Will Now Monitor Your Sleeping Environment

CubeSensors is a startup that makes small, pretty stylish, connected devices that monitor rooms, feeding back information about air quality, temperature, and other things. It was a star performer at our TechCrunch Hardware Battlefield during CES 2014.<p>It’s now produced an update to its Cubes which …

Silicon Gardens, new regional fund invested in 5 startups in 5 months

Silicon Gardens Fund is announcing its first set of 5 investments, that became part of their portfolio since May, when this regional fund based in …

Startups

Talking Tom and Talking Angela set for movie stardom after 2bn downloads

After apps success, developer Outfit7’s Talking Friends series is heading for Hollywood with a new film<p>Squeaky-voiced app characters Talking Angela and Talking Tom Cat are set to become film stars, after developer Outfit7 struck a deal to turn its Talking Friends franchise into a movie.<p>The news …

Movies

Cool Slovenian brands, part 3: The rise of the Slovenian hardware startup

I've been writing about Slovenian startups for years now. In a post I published in the beginning of 2012, I've highlighted a few Slovenian companies …

Slovenia

Celtra Honored with Prestigious Industry Awards

BOSTON, Sept. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Celtra Inc. , provider of the first cross-screen HTML5 technology for brand advertising, has been named the …

OLAF Scooters on Kickstarter

It's no secret that I'm a big fan of kickscooters. I'm really intrigued by the designs from new company, OLAF Scooters. They are currently raising …