Finland at the virtual frontline

May 27, 2016

With virtual reality the next frontier for digital innovation, a growing number of Finnish companies are offering a pioneering look at things to come.

Finnish selfies make people part of history

May 27, 2016

VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland has implemented a selfie wall, which seamlessly merges the viewer with content shown onscreen, making them part of a historical photo or outdoor advert.

Outokumpu wins sustainability award in water recycling

May 27, 2016

Finnish stainless steel manufacturer Outokumpu has been awarded a sustainability award for its efforts in water recycling in its Mexican mill.

Finnish female founders break startup stereotypes

May 25, 2016

How many European startups are founded by women? According to the European Startup Monitor less than 15 per cent. Women founders and leaders might be seriously underrepresented in the world of startups but they are certainly not standing in the shadows.

Eliademy makes free learning their business

May 23, 2016

Using technology to democratise education, this online platform allows instructors to create, share and teach courses without charge.

Musiclock makes theory worth listening to

May 20, 2016

If anyone in your family is struggling with learning music, now would be a good time to pick up the phone.

Feedbackly changes the game for customer feedback

May 18, 2016

The best products and services fill a real need. In the case of Finnish tech startup Feedbackly this has meant creating an all-in-one software tool for measuring and analysing customer feedback.

Apple praises Finnish students’ groundbreaking mobile game

May 27, 2016

A new mobile game Shadow Bug, designed by Finnish students, has received a promising welcome across the world.

Santtu-Matias Rouvali named chief conductor of Sweden’s GSO

May 26, 2016

Finland’s Santtu-Matias Rouvali has been selected as chief conductor of the Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra, the National Orchestra of Sweden.

Finnish companies make Forbes Global 2000

May 26, 2016

A total of eight Finnish firms have been listed among the world’s biggest public companies.

Jakamo’s online service granted US patent

May 26, 2016

Jakamo, a Finnish company behind a service for information sharing and cooperation between manufacturing companies, was granted a patent by the United States Patent and Trademark Office (UPSTO).