StealthCase signals a change for phone reception
If you have ever balanced next to an open window just to get mobile signal, Finnish startup StealthCase has some good news for you: time to wave goodbye to poor reception indoors.
Metso finds new distributors in India
Metso has strengthened its position in India by signing four non-exclusive distribution agreements for its valve products.
Sweet success for Finland’s little chocolate factory
For Finnish chocolate maker Peter Westerlund the key to great chocolate is no additives except time and creativity.
Sanako squeezes language labs into pocket devices
Teaching a language by the book is good for reading and writing, but on the streets it’s all about spoken words. Finnish Sanako wants to help language learners listen and speak.
Five for Friday: Sports tech
Finnish devotion to sport and intuition for tech manifests itself in successful sports tech endeavours.
Play yourself to safety with Rescuebusters
Many of the world’s most popular games are about shooting, chasing and killing. Finnish SyraWise wanted to create a game that, instead, can save real lives.
USD 20 million for Kuuhubb
Helsinki-based digital company Kuuhubb has received a significant funding boost from investors in Canada, Switzerland and Finland.
Finnish research seeks to improve wine and cider
VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland has developed cold-tolerant hybrid yeast strains that allow wine and cider fermentation at lower and higher temperatures than before. The new strains could help wine and cider makers improve the quality of their products.
Finland’s first superhero movie to German readers
The rights for the official novelisation of Rendel have been sold to Random House’s German imprint Heyne Verlag.