Fest-UP Service Jam BCN

festup service jam

Swapsee , the community marketplace for talent, and Claro Partners , business innovation and service design firm, in collaboration with EatWith and LE18 will host a unique Service Jam focused on the issue of food waste at FestUP. Currently, over 262,000 tons of food is being wasted every year in Catalonia. This is a huge problem but an opportunity Also with great … [Read more...]

Interact With Everything! Welcome To The Era Of Everything Connected

Festup exipple event

Exipple, a design and engineering partner for Fortune 500 corporations and the innovative startups that are disrupting them, will be holding an event called Interact with Everything at festup on May 6th 2014 from 10am to 12pm @World Mobile Capital. Internet of things refers to objects communicating with each other and allowing people to interact with them in different … [Read more...]

Better Know A Barcelona Startup: Cookbooth

Cookbooth-team

With over 90 million photos using the #food hashtag and more than 40 million people using cooking apps in Latin America, Europe and the US, it’s safe to say that people like food. If you like to cook, then you have a gluttonous supply of apps at your fingertips such as Epicurious, Big Oven and All Recipes. The problem is that the recipes are often hard to follow with no visuals … [Read more...]

(Part 4) Exclusive: Trip4Real Says Goodbye To San Francisco

trip4real to san francisco

This is the last part of a multiple part series following Trip4real on their #SF4real journey. Barcinno has been tracking the team during their trip to San Francisco where they met with Airbnb’s founders and many other Silicon Valley influencers. Below the team gives us some insights into the last few days of their incredible adventure. The last stand Our last days in SF … [Read more...]

(Part 3) Exclusive: Trip4Real is Palo Alto Bound

Jeff-Russakow-&-trip4real

This is the third of a multiple part series following Trip4real on their #SF4real journey. Barcinno will be tracking the team during their trip to San Francisco where they are meeting Airbnb’s founders and many other Silicon Valley influencers. Below the team gives us some insights into the third stage of their  adventure as they head on down to Palo Alto. Stay tuned for more … [Read more...]

(Part 2) Exclusive: Trip4real Meets Up With Twitter, Dropbox & Pinterest

Pinterest-and-Trip4real

This is the second of a multiple part series following Trip4real on their #SF4real journey. Barcinno will be tracking the team during their trip to San Francisco where they are meeting Airbnb’s founders and many other Silicon Valley influencers. Below the team gives us some insights into the second stage of their  adventure in the Bay Area. Stay tuned for more … [Read more...]

(Part 1) Exclusive: Trip4real touches down in SF and meets with Airbnb founders

Trip4real in San Francisco

This is the first of a multiple part series following the Trip4real on their #SF4real journey. Barcinno will be tracking the team during their trip to San Francisco where they are meeting Airbnb’s founders and many other Silicon Valley influencers. Below the team gives us some insights into their first few days in SF. Stay tuned for more details! Stage 1 Friday - After a … [Read more...]

Trip4Real: From Barcelona To Silicon Valley

trip4real to san francisco

As Walt Disney once said, “If you can dream, you can do it”. Many entrepreneurs live by these wise words, which inspire and motivate us during troublesome times.  Remember, the man created an empire based on a mouse, so listen up! Barcelona startup Trip4real, which just celebrated its 1st birthday, is eating that motto for breakfast and going back for seconds. In just one … [Read more...]

Better Know A Barcelona Startup: Unique Visitors

Unique-visitors-app

Classic museums often exude a sense of antique romance, peaceable calm and opulence, not ideally suited for all mankind who at times can feel a certain disconnect to the canvas, tapestries and sculptures that materialize on the laterals. Not just that, most museums are massive. As popular culture calls for us to say we have been there are done it all, we skip gleefully from … [Read more...]

Make Your Startup Go Viral: The Secrets Behind Viral Loops Revealed

Viral loops, startups

I want to make my startup go viral. I beg it of you; please shower me with your dark magic secrets to customer acquisition. What is it that makes startups such as Quizup grow from zero to 3 million users in less than 3 weeks? What kind of skullduggery is this? Are you Gandalf? Sound familiar? Maybe not in that fashion but you get my point. With fierce competition and … [Read more...]