Foundum and White Bull Join Forces To Connect Global Startup Ecosystems

Foundum and White Bull  - Barcinno

Foundum, the first online platform that matches innovative, high-growth entrepreneurs with relevant investors, advisors and startup supporters; and White Bull Summits, renowned for its intimate, high-caliber events, connecting top entrepreneurs with global investment have announced their partnership. The mission: to create the world’s most comprehensive platform for global … [Read more...]

Startup Weekend Barcelona 2014: How It Went Down

Startup Weekend Barcelona 2014 - Barcinno

Startup Weekend is a 54-hour beast designed to offer a hands-on, experimental education to technical and non-technical entrepreneurs.  It starts on a Friday night with brainstorming, recruiting and splitting up into teams.  The rest of the weekend is an all out sprint to create a business plan and make a prototype before the judges show up on Sunday at 5pm.  Mentors come and go … [Read more...]

Ferran Adria And Trip4real Are Searching For 1000 Micro-Entrepreneurs

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Following their launch in February and their subsequent success, Trip4real – the online platform for discovering Spain through unique activities curated by the locals – and Ferran Adrià (I don’t think he needs an introduction), new partner in the startup, have embarked on a new voyage: to get together 1000 entrepreneurs from all over Spain from within the tourism and lifestyle … [Read more...]

Barcelona Startup Treeveo Closes A New Type Of Angel Round

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It’s no secret that raising money for high-growth ventures in Spain is a monumental task, especially at the seed level.  Whether from the lack of experienced angel investors or the competition from the explosion of new startups in a down economy, getting that crucial angel investment can sometimes seem like mission impossible.  That’s why Barcelona startup Treeveo decided to … [Read more...]

Knok Launches The Ultimate Travel Hack

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Knok, the travel community, has once again set itself apart from the home exchange pack  by being the first platform ever to release the ultimate travel hack: Knok Days. Knok Days is an alternative to direct home swapping, allowing Knok to offer its members unlimited flat-rate accommodation worldwide. It's like booking a hotel, but without the cost! The invention of this … [Read more...]

Meet The 3 Barcelona Startups That Dominated Startupbootcamp HighTechXL

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Last week, Startupbootcamp HighTech XL held their final selection in Eindhoven with some fantastic startups from all over the world. Having to whittle a selection of 5000 startups down to 10 is no easy feat and with such high-caliber teams, they ultimately decided to make room for eleven. We are feeling proud as Barcelona is home to 3 of the 11 chosen finalists to enter the … [Read more...]

Icebergs 2: Creative Mind? Your Dream Has Just Come True

Barcelona Startup Icebergs films their 60s Startup Video with Barcinno

Today, the startup coined as “Evernote for creative minds” has rolled out Icebergs 2 in public beta with brand new features, team collaboration and premium plans. Until now, Icebergs was offering a unique solution for creative professionals around the world but with the new version they’ve opened up the doors for entire teams and creative departments to make organizing their … [Read more...]

Startup Teams Can Now Travel For Free Thanks To Knok

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We wrote about Knok’s home sharing platform just before the summer and now to get you jiving ready for fall, Knok is taking things to a new level by offering a one-year free membership to startup teams around the globe (for teams of up to 20 people). To activate the offer, just one team member has to purchase an annual subscription and the rest of the team receives free … [Read more...]

Google Glass Arrives in Barcelona At The Mobile World Centre

Scott Mackin from Barcinno with Google Glass on TV3

This morning Barcinno had the opportunity to test drive the future as the new Google Glass Explorer made it's Barcelona debut at the Mobile World Centre in Plaça Catalunya. The highly anticipated Google Glass Project is currently only available to software developers in the United States. While Google is aiming for a December 2013 public launch date, for proprietary reasons, … [Read more...]

CL3VER Closes €625k Seed Round From Wayra, Caixa Capital Risc And Angels

CL3VER, a Barcelona technology startup, closes €625k Seed Round

CL3VER, the Barcelona startup dedicated to real-time 3D technology for mobile and web design, has closed a €625k seed round investment with Wayra, Caixa Capital Risc and a group of Business Angels including Jordi Priu, Robert Vilaseca, 101 Startups, John Mark, and Narcis Griful, and Jordi Clavell. Part of Wayra's summer 2012 startup class, CL3VER aims to democratize … [Read more...]