Wirepas has developed a communication protocol that allows IoT networks with no infrastructure and configuration – instead, the devices themselves form the network.

Wirepas builds innovative IoT networks

October 7, 2015

The Internet of Things is still in its infancy, but the Finnish company Wirepas has made an evolutionary leap forward with its solution.

Beddit Sleep Tracker hits Apple stores

October 7, 2015

The Finnish sleep-tracking application Beddit is now available through Apple’s international consumer sales.

Finns lead the world in non-cash transactions

October 7, 2015

According to the 2015 World Payments Report, people in Finland make more non-cash payments than any other nationality in the world.

Sun Spot powers up in Africa

October 6, 2015

Thanks to an entrepreneurial Finnish family, solar energy is within reach of more Ugandans than ever before.

Ex-Rovio employees launch Superplus Games

October 5, 2015

A unique combination of neon colours, mini golf and ’80s arcade pinball games. This is how new Finnish gaming startup Superplus Games plans to break into global markets.

Touchpoint makes modern work wear with recycled materials

October 1, 2015

Red bricks as far as the eye can reach. That could be the slogan of the modern event venue Teurastamo where the Finnish design company Touchpoint decided to launch its latest work wear collection Rafla.


Moppi’s main team members in their Helsinki office (from left to right): Oskari Räisänen, Steven Chavez, Matti Tiainen and Fredrik Engvall.

Moppi disrupts the cleaning business

September 30, 2015

The cleaning business has not changed in decades. The Finnish startup Moppi has made it its mission to turn the conventional markets for home cleaning services upside down.

Finnish education lands in Indonesia

October 6, 2015

Finland University has signed a major training contract in Indonesia. The first contract covers a Master’s degree programme carried out by the University of Tampere.

Valmet gives tech boost to USD 160 million project

October 6, 2015

Finnish company Valmet is to provide key technology to US tissue, paperboard and pulp manufacturer Clearwater Paper’s mill upgrade project in Lewiston, Idaho.

Lappset to construct Peter Rabbit theme park

October 5, 2015

Finnish company Lappset Creative has been named as the leading manufacturer of the new Peter Rabbit theme park in Hertfordshire, UK.

Artificial intelligence startup raises EUR 800K in investments

October 5, 2015

The Curious AI Company, specialising in artificial intelligence, has raised 800 000 euros in funding from high-profile investors. The Curious AI Company startup is a spinoff of Zen Robotics, a company developing robotic systems for waste processing.