5 Things We Learned From 4YFN 2015

4YFN 2015 Barcelona - Barcinno

The word is out about 4 Years From Now. The startup-focused sister event to the Mobile World Congress finished its second edition this week, making its presence felt by stealing significant attention away from the main attraction across town. To say that the 2015 edition was successful would be an understatement: 4YFN 2015 ROCKED! Barcinno has collaborated with Mobile … [Read more...]

Barcelona Startup moCycl Is Ready To Roll

Mocycle

Those of us who were lucky enough have grown up watching Back To The Future , will never be truly happy until we have a flying hover board, and not one of pure mockery. We are slowly getting there with works in progress such as the Hendo Hover however the limitations are clear. As that miraculous day is still a fair way off, Barcelona startup, moCycl, has come up with with … [Read more...]

Talent Garden – Europe’s Largest Network of Coworking Spaces – Arrives in Barcelona

Talent Garden Barcelona 2015 Launch - Barcinno

“The evolution of coworking - from a desk and a chair, to a collaborative workspace, to a highly productive, curated community - will only continue to evolve as companies and professionals adapt to the changes in how, when and where we work.”  -- Matt Cooper, VP of oDesk Talent Garden - the first international network of coworking campuses with a focus on digital, tech and … [Read more...]

FC Barcelona Launches Mobile Ticketing System At Camp Nou

FC Barcelona steps into XXI century with smartphones mobile ticketing

Whether you're a visitor or resident, it's fascinating to see how Barcelona has utilized technology to improve the city and lives of its people. From mobile applications created by the Government, to private companies that promote and integrate the creation of new systems, methodologies and practices that everyone can use and enjoy. One example of those entities is a … [Read more...]

If You Can’t Beat ‘Em, Eat ‘Em: UberEATS Launches In Barcelona

UberEATS Barceloa - Barcinno

What do you do if a government ordinance decides to shut you down? Take your existing infrastructure and pivot to a new business model. That's exactly what Uber has done in Barcelona. Two months after the Uber Taxi App was banned in Spain, Uber has launched UberEATS in the Catalan capital of Barcelona. Taking a page from the playbook of UberFRESH in Los Angeles, the … [Read more...]

Barcelona Startup AVUXI Wants To Rank The Popularity of Every Place On Earth

Barcelona Starup Avuxi - Barcinno

There's nothing worse when you're on vacation than to realize that you spent way too much money on a hotel that's subpar and in a bad location. Those that have an unending FOMO - fear of missing out - while traveling can now relax. Enter AVUXI - the next big thing when it comes to online travel booking services. It provides users the ability to make quicker and better … [Read more...]

Mobile World Congress 2015 Barcelona Events & Party Guide

Mobile World Congress 2015 Barcelona Events & Party Guide - Barcinno

"Because the real business of MWC happens at the bar" As the 2015 Mobile World Congress hurricane arrives in Barcelona in less than a month, we figured it was about time to put together our (2nd) annual hits list of events and parties taking place around the city in early March. Sign up for our weekly newsletter to stay close to the MWC action! Have an event to add to … [Read more...]

A Million Dollars Isn’t Cool. You Know What’s Cool? A Billion Dollars – Kantox Soars To New Heights

Barcelona Startup Kantox milestone

Barcelona's darling fintech startup Kantox has hit an incredible new milestone this week as they surpassed the $1 billion mark of funds traded on their foreign exchange platform. A billion. That's a 1 with 9 zeroes after it: 1.000.000.000.  Not too shabby for a startup that was founded in a 54-hour Startup Weekend challenge back in 2010. The headline capturing figure is … [Read more...]

5 Reasons WHY Tech Startups Should Choose Barcelona

Fest-UP Barcelona Startups Events - Barcinno

5 Reasons WHY Tech Startups Should Choose Barcelona For Their Headquarters Many factors go into consideration when a startup chooses its working location; type of product, target market, available resources and the list goes on. These factors are exclusive to each startup and every renown startup-hub, such as London and Berlin, have a unique combination of what they have to … [Read more...]

Barcelona Startup Natural Machines Wants To Print Your Dinner

Foodini 3D

Remember that mind-blowing microwave styled device from Star Trek that turned small capsules into food? Well remember no more as Barcelona startup Natural Machines has just launched Foodini, a device that does pretty much that. The simple fact of the matter is that they are not from the future, but from Spain, and have applied the same technology used in 3D printing to make … [Read more...]