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Mobile internet costs around Kosovo, Albania and Macedonia

With a tremendous amount of iPhone’s in the market and plenty of other smartphones as well, Kosovo seems to be the place where the most smartphones per capita are.

infoShare Festival 2015, expecting thousands of participants in Gdansk

The beautiful city of Gdańsk will be the hub of innovative ideas from all over the world

Nokia to acquire Alcatel-Lucent

Nokia has announced its plans to acquire Alcatel-Lucent for €15.6 billion ($16.6 billion), a company which has been selected in 2014 as equipment provider for 3G / 4G Network of Kosovo’s State owned telecom provider, Vala.

Happy 40th Birthday Microsoft

Believe it or not, but it has been 40 years since Bill Gates and Paul Allen have established the tech giant Microsoft. On April 4, 1975, Bill Gates (19 years) and Paul Allen (22 years), then a fellow college, start-up founded Microsoft.

How your business will look like in 5 years?

What is the relation between innovation, training, smart cities, health, big data, mobile payments and finance and Cloud Technologies

How to write a better resume

How to write a better resume. Read advises from a professional on how to write a better Resume and impress your future employer.

AirBnB expands to the region

Deutsche Telekom and Airbnb have made a deal to pre-install the mobile application of Airbnb on Android phones across 13 European markets later this year, including Albania, Macedonia, Montenegro and Croatia.

Foodpanda Raises $110 Million

FoodPanda, the startup that connects hungry people to great food has raised a fresh round of investment of 110 million led by Rocket Internet AG and others.

Launchub Monday Office Hours

Further to LAUNCHub’s new initiative Monday Office Hours for talking to the best tech entrepreneurs in Southeastern Europe, the Fund announced yesterday

Twitter Ads extend to Kosovo and Albania

Httpool has been appointed by Twitter as its ad sales partner in five additional countries: Slovakia, Greece, Hungary, Albania and Kosovo. Brands and agencies across these five countries can now work closely with a local team to help them use Twitter ad products to amplify their Twitter reach.