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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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Tech

Kosovo Introduces Contactless ID Card

The Republic of Kosovo has chosen the Munich-based technology company Giesecke & Devrient (G&D) to manufacture and deliver its multifunctional, electronic, and entirely contactless smart ID cards, while the same company will be in charge of project management and implementing and structuring all system components necessary to support every step in the ID documentation process, […]

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Marketing

Foursquare – a tool for crowdsourcing and digital diplomacy in Kosovo

EVERYONE is on Facebook in Kosovo, and that single social network is what most people associate with social media. Twitter will be in second place, because of its presence in media, not of the active use by much people (as facebook). Anyway there’s more: Foursquare is available worldwide and has 30 million users. It’s a so called location […]

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Marketing

40Bunarfest featured on AIGA’s portfolio

The American Institute of Graphic Arts – AIGA has been founded in 1914 and remains the oldest and largest professional membership organization for design, and constantly demonstrates the value of design and empowers the success of designers at each stage of their career. As it is one of the most influential organizations in the design […]

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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

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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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 […]