Brella connects the dots in business

April 24, 2018

Be it love or professional life, we all know how difficult it can be to find The One. Finnish company Brella wants to make sure people leave business events with more than just a bag full of flyers.

GrainSense brings innovation to the field

April 23, 2018

With its handheld device, Finnish company GrainSense makes it easy for farmers to measure the quality of their grain, allowing them to make better decisions about their produce.

Five for Friday: Film directors

April 20, 2018

Finnish cinema is reaching an ever-growing audience through screens around the world.

Sleep easy – Valpas squashes the bedbug problem

April 18, 2018

Finnish startup Valpas has found a novel way to prevent bedbugs from contaminating hotel rooms, and is now setting its sight on beds worldwide.

ICT

Cubicasa floors US market with 3D property mapping

April 17, 2018

An accurate digital floor plan can be time-consuming to create. But what if one could be derived automatically from a smartphone video? Finnish innovation is making this a reality.

Halipuu sees the trees for the forest

April 16, 2018

A forest isn’t a vertical storage for raw materials. Halipuu in Finnish Lapland wants people to connect with trees as they are: living things we share the world with.

Five for Friday: Education, part 2

April 13, 2018

Finnish education has truly become a global phenomenon, thanks to an innovative approach to learning that transcends the traditional.

Skincare with UX is child’s play for Alva Organics

April 11, 2018

How can a skin cream for babies be like a Swiss army knife? What does it mean for a cosmetics product to be future-proof? Finnish Alva Organics has the answers.

Myssyfarmi’s tale is a good yarn

April 10, 2018

A bunch of Swiss and Finnish grandmothers, a sheep called Bambi, the coolest beanie in the world and a career-ending injury have led to a new global fashion brand rising out of a Finnish village.

ColloidTek makes a splash with technology

April 9, 2018

This Tampere-based startup identifies the fingerprints of liquids, to ensure qualitative consistency and thus save customers time, money and energy.

Five for Friday: Slush Tokyo

April 6, 2018

Cryptocurrencies and artificial intelligence were the two most dominant themes of Slush Tokyo 2018.