Europe

Hatch, Rovio’s ‘Netflix for gaming’, picks up NTT Docomo as a strategic investor

February 6, 2019 0

Rovio’s efforts to diversify beyond its Angry Birds franchise is getting a little investment boost today. The company announced that Japan’s NTT Docomo is taking

Uber competitor Chauffeur-Privé rebrands to Kapten

February 6, 2019 0

French company Chauffeur-Privé is going to expand aggressively over the next couple of years. That’s why the company is changing its name to Kapten —

Retail technology platform Relex raises $200M from TCV

February 6, 2019 0

Amazon’s formidable presence in the world of retail stems partly from the fact that it’s just not a commerce giant, it’s also a tech company

UK moves towards driverless car tests without safety drivers

February 6, 2019 0

The UK government has announced it’s working on a process to support so-called ‘advanced trials’ of autonomous vehicles — i.e. trials without human safety drivers.

Apeel partners with Nature’s Pride to bring spoilage resistant fruits and veggies to Europe

February 5, 2019 0

Apeel Sciences, the developer of a new technology that makes fruits and vegetables more resistant to spoilage, and Nature’s Pride, one of the largest vendors

Festicket, the festival booking platform, picks up $4.6M backing from creative investor Edge Investments

February 5, 2019 0

Festicket, the U.K.-headquartered festival booking platform, has picked up another $4.6 million in funding, an extension of the startup’s $10.5 million Series D late last

HouseMyDog and Gudog merge in European dog walking roll up

February 5, 2019 0

Two dog walking and sitting startups are merging: HouseMyDog, the U.K.-headquartered online community that enables dog owners to find and book local trusted dog walkers

Apple pays millions in backdated taxes to French authorities

February 5, 2019 0

Apple has agreed to pay back a large sum in backdated taxes. The company has confirmed the information to the AFP and Reuters. According to

Bud raises $20M to connect banks to fintechs and other financial service providers

February 4, 2019 0

Bud, the U.K. fintech that helps banks connect their apps and data to other fintech companies and financial service providers, has closed over $20 million

Aire raises $11M Series B to give credit scoring an ‘upgrade’

February 4, 2019 0

Aire, the U.K. startup that wants to give the credit scoring system a 21st century “upgrade,” has raised $11 million in Series B funding. The

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