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These 18 Startups Sign up to Accelerate Energy Transition

There's almost 1.2 billion people living in energy poverty and over 3 billion people who lack access to clean cooking fuels. Meanwhile, we are still very dependant on fossil fuels which poses a direct existential threat to all of us. To be able to live sustainably, we need to improve our end-use efficiency and introduce renewable resources. These 18 startups sign up to accelerate energy transition with their innovative ideas.
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Is Lisbon Becoming the New European Startup Hotspot?

In the last months, people from the tech scene were talking about Lisbon in the context of the next hottest European startup hub. That is why we hopped on a plane to experience the vibrant city on the Atlantic coast ourselves.
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Pitch Your Startup at IFA 2018

Welcome to the future! IFA NEXT in Hall 26 is packed with innovative ideas and products. Let's discover some of the most exciting startup ideas presented at IFA 2018.
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10 European Blockchain Startups To Watch in 2018

The Blockchain is changing the modern world, most people noticed it when the bubble of Bitcoin exploded in 2017. StartupTV selected TOP10 Blockchain startups, using this technology in the most innovative ways.

Stream Content on the Go with Piqo – Powerful Pocket-Sized Projector

The Piqo Projector offers 240-inch HD projection from a 2-inch cube and connects wirelessly to your devices or directly via HDMI or USB, making it universally viewable, shareable, portable, and all the more powerful.

Pigzbe Helps Your Kids Develop Healthy Money Habits

Pigzbe is a blockchain piggy bank that teaches kids older than 6 years how to manage and budget their digital pocket money. Pigzbe operates on Wollo, a native token that allows for safe international money transfers and teaches kids through play.

Will Computer Mice Become Obsolete?

Pedrone ring is wearable device sporting an elegant design that can be discreetly worn at all times. Featuring multiple sensors and cameras, the ring turns any table into a virtual mouse and lets you control your laptop with the tap of your fingers.

NATEDE by Clairy Uses the Power of Plants to Help You Beat Indoor Pollution

You may be breathing in more toxins inside than outdoors. Clairy uses the purifying capabilities of plants to help you breathe cleaner air and stay healthy.

Coolado Aims to Pump up the Inflatables Market

Taking an air bed to the beach won't be a hassle thanks to a Belgian startup Coolado. Their unique patented solution, a built-in air pump in an inflatable, is designed for those who are hopelessly running around the beach trying to catch the air into their lounge bag.

TechDen Encourages Kids to Reduce Their Screen Time

How to limit your kids' screen time in a modern way? TechDen developed a physical charging station that requires your kids to store their devices and keeps them safely locked for as long as you set the time.

MapTiler Offers an Add-Free Alternative to Google Maps API

Located in Switzerland and the Czech Republic, the startup allows its users to create highly customizable maps by changing language or colours to match their brand design.

Quibee Aims to Encourage People to Read More Media Content

How can publishers encourage people, and especially millennials, to read more media content? Turin-based communication agency Quibee specializes in proximity marketing, offering media in predefined places.

AR Market Is Blurring the Boundaries Between the Real and the Virtual

AR Market is an Italian startup that built an augmented reality marketplace. Any business can upload their AR content into their solutions to engage with their customers in a revolutionary way.

How to Help Your Kids Become Digital Experts

Does the school system really prepare our children well for their future? The founders of the Berlin startup Learning by Making were also asking this question. They want to build a bridge between schools and new technologies in their workshops and, by gamification, introduce children to coding and other necessary digital skills.

Choose Your Energy Source and Cost with Power Ledger

What if you could earn or save money through selling and purchasing clean, cheap and reliable electricity from your next-door neighbors? Power Ledger makes that possible. 

NoysVR Brings the Concert Experience Right to Your Living Room

The Hamburg-based startup NoysVR developed a new application for Oculus Rift that allows anyone from all over the world to experience life concerts in VR.

Leankoala Aims to Solve the Problem of Complexity of Modern Websites

Leankoala is a startup based in Hamburg, Germany, that takes a novel approach to website testing and monitoring. Their SaaS fully automated solution should reduce the time spent on website testing and monitoring by 80%.

Teenagers Founded a Digital Marketing Agency to Help Companies Build Brands of Tomorrow

White Lion Agency is a German marketing agency founded by a group of motivated teenagers. From a social strategy to a creative campaign design, the team tailors their processes to build successful company brands and emotional connections between business and their customers.

Gebraucht.de Gives Your Preloved Things a Second Chance

    Platform for selling and buying second hand, vintage and handmade items     Expansion to Switzerland and Austria in 2019     Lower selling...

Braincities Lab Develops AI with Judging and Empathy Capabilities

Paris-based startups Braincities Lab aims to help people accommodate to ever-changing environments using adaptive and predictive algorithms as well as artificial intelligence with empathy.

Knowingo: The Employee Training Game That Will Change the Way We Learn

Employee training courses are often time-consuming, boring, and don’t promote the retention of information. Knowingo aims to change that with its intuitive mobile game for employees.

Heptasense Uses Artificial Intelligence to Understand Human Behaviour

Heptasense is developing an artificial intelligence software to understand human behavior. The software will be mainly used for security companies.