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Tech

The first Firefox OS phones arrive in Kosovo and Albania

Telenor Norway has send in a dozen of Firefox developer phones to Kosovo and Albania, to be used by the open source communities in both countries, to generate their interest in developing applications around the new mobile OS coming from Mozilla. Telenor Norway has donated a total of 22 geekphones, 11 dedicated to Albania and […]

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Startups

Balkan startups at Websummit 2013

Websummit is a global gathering of the world’s leading thinkers and doers in technology. It’s not just a gathering of the planet’s leading startups and technology companies, but of businesses, large and small, who are being impacted by new technologies. This year during 30 & 31 October in Dublin, Ireland over 10,000 attendees will make […]

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Startups

Startup Spotlight – 20,000$ for the Best CEE Startups

In November How to Web Startup Spotlight brings together brave entrepreneurs, international tech experts, accelerators and investors from all around the world. The tech startups developing innovative products can compete for the 20.000 USD cash prizes by applying online at http://startupspotlight.co until Sunday, October 20. Organized in parallel with How to Web, Startup Spotlight is […]

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Events

Digital transformation at the heart of KosICT 2013

On 26th of September, Emerald Hotel in Prishtina, Kosovo hosts the second edition of KosICT, organized by STIKK (Kosovo Association of Information and Communications Technology), by gathering international, regional and local speakers, to share best practices and experiences from the IT sector with a growing sector of IT in Kosovo. While STIKK will also celebrate […]

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Events

Big Software Freedom day in Prishtina

From a big day full of lectures and hands-on presentations on open source and free software to another day full of practical workshops, this is what can be called a fully charged fifth edition of Software Freedom Kosova, the largest conference in the Balkans on free and open source software, held every year in Prishtina […]

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Events

VentureOut Challenge, internationalize your app

infoDev at the World Bank and CRDF Global have announced VentureOut, a new initiative that is aimed to support of entrepreneurs through hands-on training, virtual learning opportunities, mentorship, international exposure, and seed funding. While the VentureOut program is designed to encourage mobile app entrepreneurs to internationalize their apps into new geographies, it will also give the participants […]

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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 […]