Five for Friday: What we learned at Slush 2016
The flames and the buzz have subsided, signalling that this year’s go-to event for entrepreneurs and tech enthusiasts is now over. So, let’s take a moment to catch our breath and ponder what we discovered over the past couple of days.
Evac Group and Uson Marine join forces
By acquiring Uson Marine, Evac Group wants to improve its service network and enlarge its offering to its customers.
The Slush movement spreads around the world
With one day to go, did you know that Slush is not just an annual startup event in Helsinki? It has become a rapidly spreading global movement.
The world’s best indie games come to Finland
The Game Development World Championship showcases the best independent games in the world.
Five for Friday: Finnish food and beverage
Finnish cuisine has always been all about sourcing what’s on offer seasonally to produce fresh, simple flavours. Now, as the recent foodie trend settles in for the long haul, a creative approach is fast becoming the norm around the country.
Vincit: From bankruptcy to Europe’s best workplace
Finnish software company Vincit is not your typical IT specialist. Over the last nine years, it has risen from near bankruptcy to a stock-listed company and was recently chosen as the best workplace in Europe. How did the company engineer such a turnaround?
Deutche Telekom to redistribute Yepzon One GPS
The German telecommunication giant, Deutche Telekom, will start to sell the Yepzon One GPS tracking device in its stores starting from Northern Germany.
MultiTaction raises EUR 7 million
MultiTaction has received 7 million euros in funding from the Harbert European Growth Capital Fund, which it will use to help fuel its growth and also towards its MT Canvus software platform.
Slush through the lens, again
You know the name of the game: if you weren’t there, we’ll show you how it was. Slush day two! Today, we met up with some Finnish companies getting all Slushed up.