Finland is fit on Fitbit

May 16, 2017

Global health and fitness wearables company Fitbit has analysed millions of users around the world, and Finland is in the top 10.

Wellmo aims for growth in key markets

April 21, 2017

Finnish health tech company Wellmo landed 1.3 million euros in a recent funding round, which will boost its global expansion efforts.

Society

FootBalance wants to make your step lighter

April 12, 2017

A unique concept has allowed Finnish company FootBalance to swiftly take the global insoles market by storm.

Spectral Engines wins an EU innovation prize

March 22, 2017

Finnish startup Spectral Engines has won 800 000 euros in prize money at the European Commission Horizon 2020 competition.

QuietOn is flying with Lufthansa

March 9, 2017

QuietOn is joining a new type of flight created by airline Lufthansa whereby passengers will be introduced to new innovative devices and presentations.

Technology

Silence is QuietOn

March 1, 2017

Finnish company QuietOn has created a genuine innovation that revolutionises the meaning of deafening silence with active noise cancellation and acoustic noise attenuation.

Society

Auntie smoothens the curves of life

February 13, 2017

We all go through a crisis every now and then, be it big or small. Finnish healthtech service Auntie wants to help tackle life’s issues before they grow too big.

VTT wearable sensor guides visually impaired

January 10, 2017

VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland has developed a sensor device for the visually impaired that enables them to sense their environment and move around in a safer manner.

Society

Finnish Tuutu Baby Box lands Down Under

September 26, 2016

The traditional Finnish baby box has hit the market in Australia, with the introduction of Tuutu Baby Box.

IBM strategic investments boost Finnish healthcare

September 14, 2016

Finland and IBM are teaming up to develop personalised healthcare and spark economic growth with Watson.

No sweat – Finnish research develops antiperspirant device

May 9, 2016

Just in time for summer, VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland has developed a safe and consumer-friendly treatment device for excessive sweating.