Startups & Apps

Barcelona

Masterbranch: The Matchmaking Service for Software Developers and Employers

By | Jun 8, 2011 at 4:30 pm

If you’re looking for a great software developer or are a software developer looking for a great job, check out Barcelona-based startup Masterbranch, a job platform that is like Match.com, but for software development only. Masterbranch is a great way for software developers to…

Business

Barcelona

Intel Capital Invests In Six Mobile Startups at MWC

By | Feb 16, 2011 at 9:47 pm

In the shadows of a Microsoft and Nokia partnership which some think caught Intel off guard in their own alliance with Nokia, Intel Capital announced investments in six mobile companies totaling $26 Million at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona. The investments focus on driving…

Android

Barcelona

PTPT: Game Changing Design Solutions

By | Feb 16, 2011 at 4:05 pm

Every once in a while, someone comes along and decides we need a paradigm shift regarding how humans interact with computers. In this case, the shift is around how people work with their data. Today much of our data lives in different applications. Photos…

Android

Barcelona

Robot Media: Story-telling Through Mobile Development

By | Feb 16, 2011 at 11:01 am

Robot Media’s development product is described eloquently and aptly as a “graphic story-telling engine”. Robot Media, founded last year by Hermes Pique, a 27-year-old software engineer specializing in mobile technologies, is a multi-platform mobile development company that recently reached over 2 million downloads of its…

Gear & Gadgets

Barcelona

LG Optimus 3D: Mobile Phones Go 3D Sans Glasses

By | Feb 15, 2011 at 6:58 pm

LG made a big splash this week in Barcelona at Mobile World Congress as they unveiled the Optimus 3D, a 4.3-inch sleek smartphone with WVGA resolution and dual lens 5MP camera that offers the ability to both watch and record 3D videos. The smartphone…

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Location Based Services

Barcelona

Endomondo Showcases Sports Tracker App at MWC

By | Feb 15, 2011 at 4:52 pm

If you are into a distance-based outdoor sport, you have got to check out the Endomondo Sports Tracker app, which turns a mobile phone into a full-fledged personal trainer.  It can be used for running, cycling, walking, and other distance-based sports. Founded in 2007…

Android

Barcelona

Seven Startups Showcased in Barcelona During MWC

By | Feb 15, 2011 at 2:09 pm

Mobile World Congress is in full swing in Barcelona, Spain and we’re hosting our 2nd annual Tech Cocktail Barcelona mixer event tomorrow evening. The mixer-style cocktail reception will showcase the latest innovations of seven startups in an expo-style. The following startups will be participating…

Android

Barcelona

BioWallet Turns Mobile Phones Into Safe Wallets

By | Feb 15, 2011 at 2:01 pm

One of the most annoying issues many of us deal with on a day to day basis is usernames and passwords. Products ask people to remember information about maiden names, favorite pets, or random alphanumeric combinations that are case sensitive – all of which…

Android

Barcelona

Facebook Phones By INQ Mobile Coming Soon

By | Feb 10, 2011 at 3:05 pm

There have been rumors of a Facebook phone for months and we just got a look at the closest thing to it with the news of the “INQ Cloud Touch” and “Cloud Q”. INQ Mobile is a London-based company that is producing two phones…

Announcements

Barcelona

Join Tech Cocktail In Barcelona At Mobile World Congress

By | Feb 8, 2011 at 6:54 pm

It’s a been a year since we did our first international event in Barcelona and we are excited to be doing it again this year. That’s right, it’s time for our 2nd annual Tech Cocktail Barcelona mixer at Mobile World Congress. The event is…

Social Media

Barcelona

Transform The Web Into a Personalized Social Channel With Layers.com

By | Feb 8, 2011 at 1:34 pm

As the explosion of social media has proven, the way we consume news and interact online has changed forever.  Layers.com is about to change it even more.  The Google Chrome™ app allows you to create a personalized social channel that brings together Twitter, Facebook…

Barcelona

Bubiloop: Mobile Application Directory

By | Mar 19, 2010 at 10:08 pm

Looking for a place online to find an iPhone, Android or Blackberry application all in one place? Bubiloop might be the place you have been looking for. Bubiloop offers a location to download mobile Applications for Android, iPhone, Blackberry Windows Mobile and Symbian. Bubiloop…

Mobile

Barcelona

Intel & Nokia Team To Battle Android & iPhone

By | Mar 3, 2010 at 1:05 pm

There is a mobile battle brewing right now for mobile operating system supremacy. The iPhone OS came out and revolutionized the users interact with their mobile devices. Google quickly followed with the creation of the Android platform and have making headway with its open…

Events

Barcelona

Tech Cocktail Barcelona Mixer @ MWC Photos

By | Feb 18, 2010 at 7:42 am

Last night we hosted Tech Cocktail Barcelona at the B-Bar at the B-Hotel in Barcelona. It was organized with the help of Roberto Serrano and Android.es. The event drew a great crowd and showcased 8 companies as previously previewed. Jordi Masagué photographed the event…