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1. Bearprotein Feeling hungry? What about a bio protein snack made of insects? The Berlin-based startup Bearprotein aims to make insect-containing foods accessible in tasty...

8 Human Resources Startups that Embraced the Digital Transformation

Companies as a whole are becoming digital, and there is no area in Human Resources that remains untouched by the digital revolution. HR has become strategic through "people analytics" and companies are focusing more on the motivational components. There are also new exciting solutions that help companies and applicants to find the right match. We are happy to present 8 HR startups we interviewed in cooperation with our partner Zukunft Personal Europe in Cologne, the leading ExpoEvent around the world of work.

The Berlin Startup HeavenHR Has Raised 10 Million Euros from Allianz

According to deutsche-startups.de, the insurer Allianz is investing 10 million euros in HeavenHR.

7 Exciting Startups from Milan, Italy’s Biggest Startup Hub

StartupTV team visited Milan to find out more about the local startup scene. Although Milan is Italy’s biggest startup hub and the center of the Italian economy, there are still lacking investors and overall startup culture. We interviewed some promising companies and talked about the pros and cons of founding a business there.

The Spatial Intelligence Startup NavVis Raises $35,5M in Series C Funding

Based in Munich, Germany, the spatial intelligence startup NavVis has announced a series C investment, raising total of $35 million.

60seconds Live Show #05

Each Friday, StartupTV broadcasts live from Berlin. Startups have the unique opportunity to pitch their ideas while the viewers can support them with a comment under the video. This week, we present your three exciting ideas from various industries. Check out the video below to learn more.

60seconds Live Show #04

Each Friday, StartupTV broadcasts live from Berlin. Startups have the unique opportunity to pitch their ideas while the viewers can support them with a comment under the video. This week, we are broadcasting from TechCrunch Disrupt Berlin introducing 9 promising startups. Check out the video below to learn more.

DLT: Fast-Moving and Ever-Evolving Industry

Nakamo.to is a Distributed Ledger Technology (DLT) company, founded in 2017, with a special interest in novel DLT systems, based in Berlin, Germany. The startup focuses on development of DLT solutions as well as research and education.

How Does ChainGO Revolutionize the Cargo Shipping Industry

ChainGO provides realistic blockchain solutions to solve the inefficiencies and the burden of dealing with heavy documentation in the cargo shipping industry.

FundRequest to Boost the Open Source Community

FundRequest is a marketplace for decentralized open source software collaboration. Users receive monetary and reputation-based rewards for solving issues in open source projects.

Tokenization and Trading Platform For the Real Estate Market

Tokenestate offers Tokenization as a Service (TaaS) for real estate funds and builds a marketplace for tokenized Real Estate assets.

60seconds Live Show #03

Each Friday, StartupTV broadcasts live from Berlin. Startups have the unique opportunity to pitch their ideas while the viewers can support them with a comment under the video. This week, four innovative startups, not only from Berlin, introduced their ideas. Would you like to know how to encourage your child to move more? Or how learn how artificial intelligence speeds up the translation process? Check out the video below to learn more.

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.

1Coach Wearable Device Trains Runners into Running Like a Pro

Sensfusion developed a wearable device designed to improve runners' performance. 1Coach provides users with audio feedback to help them avoid injuries.

Chris: Digital Car Assistant with Artificial Intelligence

We all know that it’s dangerous to text while driving, but most of us do it anyway. German Autolabs developed a device that increases the drivers' safety while keeping users connected.

Jobpal Offers an AI-powered Chatbot for the Recruitment Industry

Recruiters often have to sift through tons of applications and lose time they could be spending on more important tasks. Jobpal designed a chatbot that helps both, the candidates and recruiters save time and money during the recruitment process.

Leanheat: The Smart Heating Solution

Traditional building heating systems are flawed. The startup Leanheat is a pioneer in smart heating solutions.

Trine Allows Everyone to Invest in a Solar Campaign

Solar energy is one of the cheapest, most abundant, and cleanest forms of energy. Trine aims to change lives by making it easy for people to invest in it.

LO3 Energy is Making Democratized Energy a Reality

What if you could buy and sell excess energy with your neighbors? One US-based startup aims to make this the energy model of the future.

Acacia Innovations Fights Kenyan Deforestation

The rate of deforestation in Kenya is alarming. Trees are burned for charcoal, the main source of cooking fuel, which is also responsible for harmful indoor pollution. Kenyan startup Acacia Innovations aims to tackle both of the issues.

Hydra Energy Wants to Use Hydrogen Fuel to Power a Cleaner Future

We see cars powered by natural gas, ethanol or solar power, but hydrogen once promoted as the clean fuel of the future, has yet to meet its promise. A Vancouver-based company came up with a solution to utilize waste hydrogen to solve the decarbonization dilemma.

Vasco is The Neck Pillow that Makes Traveling a Bit More Manageable

The Vasco neck pillow is solving the problems of the common pains of stiff necks and worn out backs that many of us suffer from. Vasco has designed a pillow that aims to solve these common pains with multiple features including a massager as well as a heating system.

How to Enjoy the Sun Without Worries of Tan

A digital assistant that is able to analyze skin and give personal sun protection advices.

Ava Helps Women to Get a Better Understanding of Their Body

The startup Ava has innovated a more modern way for women to track their cycles and their daily health at every phase of their life.

Magnosco Uses Laser Technology and AI to Detect Skin Cancer

The startup Magnosco has developed a procedure to enable a quick skin cancer diagnosis.

Re-Learning a Language is Easier with Memocorby

Many stroke patients and people suffering from dementia experience speech disorder. The digital health startup Memocorby is helping them to re-learn language using a multi-sensory learning tool.

60seconds Live Show #04

Each Friday, StartupTV broadcasts live from Berlin. Startups have the unique opportunity to pitch their ideas while the viewers can support them with a comment under the video. This week, we are broadcasting from TechCrunch Disrupt Berlin introducing 9 promising startups. Check out the video below to learn more.

Trine Allows Everyone to Invest in a Solar Campaign

Solar energy is one of the cheapest, most abundant, and cleanest forms of energy. Trine aims to change lives by making it easy for people to invest in it.

Penta: The Online Business Bank for SMEs and Startups

A German Digital Bank That Eliminates Daunting Paperwork Opening a business account is one of the first things founders do once their business are established....

How to Improve Your Financial Situation With Bonify

Creditworthiness is often a taboo subject in Germany and beyond. Although it makes an important part of our financial lives, many don't even know what it stands for and how to find out what their credit score is.

BABB: The Banking Platform That Aims to Make Traditional Banking Obsolete

Will centralised banks become obsolete in the future? BABB is a blockchain-based banking system which leverages blockchain, AI, and biometrics technologies to provide anyone access to an UK bank account.

Lilium Will Take You to Work as Fast as Formula One

Have you ever wished to escape the hustle of a busy city life and enjoy the pristine rural countryside after work? You don’t have to wish upon a star anymore – Lilium turns this dream into reality.

Are Air Taxis Really Light Years Away From Reality?

With the ever-increasing number of vehicles on the road, traffic management is becoming a problem. However, there are companies working on technology that could leverage the 3rd dimension.

BYKE: Not Just Another Bike-Sharing App

Another bike-sharing app has entered the game which is contributing to filling the gaps in the transportation network. BYKE promises lower costs and higher comfort.

The Company That Brings Digital 3D Content to Life

Holo-Light: A software development company which merges the physical and digital worlds together. The company focuses on augmented and mixed-reality solutions on head-mounted displays.

Never Get Lost Again With What3Words the Unique Adressing System

What3words: a more accurate, simpler and easier to remember. The company revolutionizes the way we navigate around the globe. They divided the world into a 3m x 3m grid and assigned each area a specific 3-word address.

The Berlin Startup HeavenHR Has Raised 10 Million Euros from Allianz

According to deutsche-startups.de, the insurer Allianz is investing 10 million euros in HeavenHR.

The Spatial Intelligence Startup NavVis Raises $35,5M in Series C Funding

Based in Munich, Germany, the spatial intelligence startup NavVis has announced a series C investment, raising total of $35 million.

Skeleton Technologies Aims to Make Charging an Electric Vehicle Faster than Filling a Gasoline Tank

The future is now. Skeleton Technologies produces ultracapacitors that lasts 500 times longer than lithium-ion batteries and packs in more power even though they much lighter. Step aside for the energy storage devices of the future.

UrmO’s Light-Weight Electric Vehicle Strives to Improve the Urban Commuting Experience

Is your daily city commute a long and frustrating process? With UrmO's electric self-balancing scooter, you can get around the city quickly and hassle-free.

Fresh Energy App Tells You How Much Energy Individual Devices Consume

Do you know how much electricity your fridge consumes? The Berlin-based startup Fresh Energy collects energy consumption data to provide their customers with valuable insights in real time.

Ottonova Makes German Private Health Insurance Surprisingly Painless

Moving abroad comes along with many challenges. Especially if one doesn't speak the local language. Ottonova offers Germans and expats in Germany a digital private health insurance in a simpler way.

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.

How Deciwatt Provides Light and Power With the Pull of a Cord

Based in London, Deciwatt aims to fight energy poverty. Harnessing human power, the startup developed a light that generates power with the pull of a cord.

YuScale Helps Diabetic Patients To Overcome Daily Challenges

Living with diabetes is an everyday challenge. YuScale developed an app that makes it easier to track the nutritional composition of a complete meal.

Leanheat: The Smart Heating Solution

Traditional building heating systems are flawed. The startup Leanheat is a pioneer in smart heating solutions.

Lateral Helps Companies to Access Their Knowledge

How can businesses preserve the knowledge their employees acquired in the company over the years? The Berlin-based startup Lateral developed a solution that does even more.