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Croatian AdScanner, is the latest South Central Ventures investment

AdScanner and one of the most popular start-up investors in the region, South Central Ventures (SCV) are joining forces. SCV, with its total fund size of €40m, has recognized the potential of AdScanner’s unique technology and driving force behind it. This will increase AdScanner’s total raised capital from €0,8m to €2,7m by the end of […]

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Peter Shankman, a bestselling author is joining Spark.me 2019

The organizing team of Spark.me, has just announced the new Spark.me 2019 keynote speaker – Peter Shankman, a five-time bestselling author, customer service expert, and serial entrepreneur.   The New York Times has called Peter “a rockstar who knows everything about social media and then some.” He is known for radically new ways of thinking […]

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Balkan countries to remove roaming charges by 2021

Six Balkan countries have signed a European Union-backed agreement to remove roaming charges by 2021 as part of efforts to boost cooperation in the region. The agreement was signed Thursday by Albania, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Serbia, North Macedonia, Montenegro and Kosovo during a summit on digital technology in Belgrade, Serbia. It envisages a gradual reduction of roaming […]

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OSCAL 2019, the 6th edition is comming

Open Source Conference Albania (OSCAL), the first annual international conference of its kind in Albania, will take place for the sixth consecutive year to promote software freedom, open source software, online privacy, free culture and open knowledge locally and in the region. OSCAL 2019 will take place between 18-19 May 2019 in Tirana. This year’s […]

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Cate Murden, the founder of Push, is the latest speaker for Spark.me 2019

The organizing team of Spark.me, one of the most carefully curated business/Internet conferences in Southeast Europe, which is set for May 25-26, in Porto Montenegro Auditorium, in Tivat, Montenegro, has just announced a new Spark.me 2019 speaker – Cate Murden. Cate is the founder of PUSH, a business consultancy grounded in human behaviour, which has […]

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Gjirafa raises $6.7M in Series B funding

Techcrunch has broken the news about the latest Series B funding for the Albanian search engine, Gjirafa.com, for which we wrote about a couple of times in the past. Back in 2014, Gjirafa went through the acceleration program of Prague-based Startup Yard, then in 2016, it announced Series A funding of $2 million from Rockaway Capital. Today, Gjirafa claims roughly […]

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Croatian Rimac Automobili, an attention grabber at the Geneva Motor Show 2019

With the testing program that started at the beginning of the year, the Rimac team continues with hard work on the development of the C_Two, as they introduce new technologies, and undergo hundreds of tests and procedures, making sure that all initial targets and global homologation requirements are met and exceeded. Launched last year, the […]

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Laika, the Linkedin of the Balkans

The fluctuation of employees in the Tech industry is enormous. Companies are unable to find people for open positions for months, while tech professionals are always looking for a job they really want. They are not impressed not only by money, but challenging projects, the possibility of growth, the good work ethic and the team. […]

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Top 5 reasons why you should attend Spark.me 2019

Spark.me, is one of the most carefully curated Internet conferences in Southeast Europe, set for May 25-26, in Porto Montenegro Auditorium in the city of Tivat – the heart of Montenegro’s coastal tourism industry As such for many years now, it has managed to gather hundreds of participants and top speakers including Mike Massimino, former […]

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Wolves Summit Warsaw: International Networking around Innovation

Wolves Summit returns to Poland for the 9th time. Thousands of participants, including technology startups, corporations, investment funds, and business angels, will come to Warsaw to establish valuable business relationships, support innovation and talk about the most important technological trends. “We attract capital to Poland, help startups to grow and support entrepreneurship. Wolves Summit is […]