Share Your Kids’ Special Moments with Your Inner Circle with 23Snaps

By | Aug 24, 2013 at 10:00 am

If you’re a parent, you know that time has a way of flying by as you watch your kids grow up. Thanks to a whole new world of high-quality smartphone cameras and creative photo-sharing apps, recording and enjoying those fleeting moments is easy and…



Lamassu Starts Taking Pre-Orders for Their Bitcoin ATM

By | Aug 16, 2013 at 3:20 pm

Lamassu today announced that they will be taking pre-orders for their Bitcoin ATM, which was demonstrated during the Bitcoin London Conference. The ATM is compact and uses the same amount of power needed to fuel a consumer tablet. Lamassu has generated massive initial …



BioBeats Brings in $650K Seed Funds From Hollywood Donors

By | Aug 1, 2013 at 3:48 pm

BioBeats today announced a successful seed funding round, hauling in a total of $650,000. The funds did not come from groups that traditionally donate to medically affiliated startups. Rather, it came from a host of Hollywood’s finest: Will Smith, Scooter Braun, and Damon …



The Pembury Tavern in London: Now Accepting Bitcoin

By | Jun 26, 2013 at 5:00 pm

Stephen Early, a Cambridge University computer scientist-turned-pub owner, decided to accept Bitcoin as a viable currency at The Pembury Tavern in Hackney, east London. Early’s sister bars in Cambridge, Norwich, and Peterborough are also on board. After buying a few Bitcoins …



British Airways to Host a Meeting of Innovators at 30,000 Feet

By | Jun 10, 2013 at 5:15 pm

British Airways announced today that Tiffany Shlain, Gavin Newsom, Gina Bianchini, Craig Newmark, and other notable names will join UnGrounded’s inaugural Innovation Lab in the Sky. The flight is set to depart San Francisco for London on June 12, 2013. During the 11-hour …




Creative Network Zealous Launches to Encourage Artistic Collaboration Online

By | May 2, 2013 at 4:21 pm

London-based Zealous is an online creativity network aimed at the film, art, music, photography, and performance markets, founded in April 2011 by Guy Armitage. The live alpha attracted over 2,200 users, and today the company officially launched to help creatives from any …



Happiness: Battling Sadness, One Finger Swipe at a Time

By | Feb 5, 2013 at 9:00 am

Am I happy? It’s a question that surely lingers interminably on our minds. However, the bigger question is: why am I happy? That’s where the Happiness app comes in to help. Happiness is an iOS journal app with the primary goal of helping the…



How to Grow Your Startup and Get Investment: Lessons from Antavo

By | Jul 6, 2012 at 5:00 pm

What does every startup want? Growth and investment. Achieve both and success can be yours. I met with London-based Antavo, the competition-focused marketing platform, to listen to how they immediately gained over 60,000 active monthly users as well as investment from one of …

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Little Printer Goes Retro To Bring You Digital Updates On Paper With A Smile

By | Nov 29, 2011 at 11:50 pm

London-based product development startup BERG introduced the Little Printer today, a new product that takes your digital news, puzzles and updates from friends and prints them out with a smile. It is definitely a step in the retro direction – the device prints those…

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Orange Develops T-Shirts That Use Sound to Juice Your Mobile Phone

By | Jul 23, 2011 at 1:05 pm

Yes, you read that headline correctly. UK-based Orange has created technology that enables your phone to be charged by sound– all within the practical, tidy package of a t-shirt. This 2011 prototype follows Orange’s successful heritage in producing eco charging …



Top 8 European Startup Accelerators and Incubators Ranked: Seedcamp and Startup Bootcamp Top The Rankings

By | Jun 20, 2011 at 10:29 am

Last month we shared a list of the top ranked startup accelerator and incubator programs in the United States. Through most accelerators and incubators, startup teams receive mentoring, guidance and a small amount of funding in return for a small stake in the company….

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Now You Can Tweet And Run With Visioweb by Technogym

By | Jun 6, 2011 at 3:30 pm

We are living in the connected era as people, cars, homes and even the refrigerator is getting connected to the Web in some way. So it was only a matter of time until we saw this trend take to the gym. Technogym is a…