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Tech

A Chrome Extension to help you understand if you’re reading fake news

Chances are high that you’ve clicked links on Facebook, been to a site you’ve never heard of and wondered whether what you were reading was real, fake or satire? It’s 2018 and chances are high that yes you experienced something like that. Fortunately, Eyeo, the company behind AdBlock Plus, aims to combat this internet gray area […]

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Events

Wiki Academy II – City Marathon

In the continuing efforts of the citizens of Kosovo to improve the country’s image in the world, this year IPKO Foundation is organizing the second edition of the project Wiki Academy Kosovo II – City Marathon. Wiki Academy Kosovo is the largest project to be realized in accordance with the National Strategy for Digital Diplomacy […]

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Business

$16 Billion dollars for WhatsApp, but why?

Facebook acquired WhatsApp for 16 billion dollars (16 times the value of Instagram), spending 4 billion in cash and 12 billion in Facebook stock (an additional 3 billion stock will be included in the next four years) and the internet went crazy all day yesterday and today. WhatsApp is an app that replaces the text-messaging […]

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Startups

Journaliser, tell the world what you witnessed

72% of all internet users are now active on social media and 71% of social media users connect through their mobile phone. And according to Kissmetrics more than 30 billion pieces of content are shared on Facebook each month, out of which plenty are self-reported news from people around the world. The convenience of sharing a […]

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Events

One day left for the biggest startup event in Kosovo

Global Entrepreneurship Week 2013 has kicked off officially on monday with over 4,000 events around the world. Innovation Centre Kosovo is the host to the Global Entrepreneurship Week in Kosovo, with events happening around since Monday and ending with the biggest startup event for Kosovo, Startup Weekend Prishtina, which is coming back for the fourth […]

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Startups

Kosovo Startup Scene, a new market ahead

Note: This article is constantly adjusted to be in par with the latest developments. A new more relevant Prishtina startup city guide has been published here and more in-depth details can be red there.  Kosovo Startup Scene is not so much developed and relatively new to a small country located in the center of the Balkans, […]