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FOOS Bootcamp, learn about free and open source technologies

FLOSSK (Free Libre Open Source Software Kosova) is organizing a pre-SFK13 event, called FOSS Bootcamp, together with the Computer Science group of Iliria College, where participants will have the chance to attend educational workshops related to Free and Open Source tools/technologies. On 24 – 25 August in Iliria College, Room no. 14, interested participants will […]

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Startups

Scootaxi, fast taxi solution for Prishtina

The traffic in the capital of Kosovo, Prishtina handles approximately over 100,000 vehicles every day including cars, taxis, trucks and buses, and it’s a maddens on its own. Little has been done in the direction of promoting green drive and removing old cars from the traffic which generate dangerous emissions of CO2. Public transportation is […]

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Business

PTK, not sold!

Today is the deadline for contract signature between the Government of Kosovo and Hamburg-based ACP Axos Capital Gmbh and the US-based private investment firm Najafi Companies, which were selected as the highest bidders for 75% stake of the Post and Telecom Company (PTK), with an offer of 277 million euros. The contract looks like it’s […]

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Business

Eurapp, seeking innovative ideas in the EU app economy

Eurapp, an EC-funded study of the EU app economy led by Dr John Breslin of NUI Galway, is now inviting solvers globally to generate ideas to solve major challenges facing the EU app economy, with a total prize fund of 9,000 and an additional 15,000 to facilitate travel of the top ten solvers to a […]

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Tech

Albanian Tourism Map, the app for tourism in Albania

Tourism in Albania goes mainstream through the use of the latest mobile technologies. Albanian Tourism Map, is the app to have to explore the most beautiful places of Albania with pictures, history, attractions, hotels, restaurants, entertainment and outdoor activities. The application which is available for iTunes and Google Play and It’s also usable on the Samsung […]

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Startups

Discover a better way of creating presentations with Bunkr

Bunkr is the latest online presentation tool competing with the likes of swipe.to, prezi.com and even PowerPoint, not only enabling you to create your presentations in your web browser but also collect and store content from the internet which can be used later on the slides. Bunkr has developed a cloud-based technology that can grab anything […]

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Marketing

An active community from Prishtina on 500px

The famous photo site 500px, known for its high quality and high resolution images, uploaded by both professional photographers and amateur enthusiasts, featured some unique work by a hobbyist photographer and visual artist at hart, Adrian Limani from Prishtina, Kosovo. In a brief talk with Diana Tula from the blog of 500px, Adrian 21, reveals […]

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Business

Serbian Nordeus reaches 100+ employees

Nordeus, known for their social based mobile-football game Top Eleven Football Manager, has announced that it has hired the 100th member in their team, thus expanding its business further and reaching out to over 12 million active user on monthly basis. Nordeusâ€es game is one of the most played online sports games in the world, […]

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Business

Macedonian citizens can track the budgets of their municipalities

Follow the money (www.sledigpirate.mk) a service developed by Metamorphosis Foundation for Internet and Society, an independent organization that promotes transparency and accountability in Macedonia, aims to bring the fiscal policies of local governments to citizens in Macedonia, through simple and transparent disclosure of their budgets and expenditures of municipalities since 2008 until today. Follow the […]

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Tech

The relaunch of Digjitale

Founded in beginning 2012, with a mission to focus on the promotion of entrepreneurship and startup scene of Kosovo and the region, Digjitale serves as a foundation for the online community and as a bridge to the outside world, by providing information to new startups but also to investors who want to understand what is […]