Ripples, and The Real-life Effects of Startup Hype (part 1 of 3)

Startup Hype Barcinno

Most trends and waves run the same course. A few crazy visionaries start it, followed by innovators and early adopters, and then the big ones eventually reach the tipping point, spilling over into mainstream consumerism. They become well known and available to the masses - think last autumn’s high street fast fashion punk inspiration overload - and in the same time somewhat … [Read more...]

Fest-UP! Startup Expo

Fest-UP - Barcinno

So here it is, one week from today, Barcelona will launch its first-ever crowd-sourced startup festival: Fest-UP! May 5th – 10th. What started as an idea only a couple of months ago, has now evolved into a citywide, week-long Festival that is truly uniting the Barcelona Startup Community. With more than 45 exciting events, 20 different host venues and 50 registered startups, … [Read more...]

Creator Street Challenge – Join The Social Startup Movement

Social Entrepreneurship Barcelona on Barcinno

Social start-ups are popping up everywhere and proposing new ways to tackle society's biggest challenges like: fostering social engagement, creating new social and digital currencies, developing new ways of learning, collaborating and connecting with people. However it is not easy for these startups to gain critical mass and keep up with evolving needs of the people they aim to … [Read more...]

4YFN Kicks Off At The Mobile World Congress in Barcelona

4 Years From Now Mobile World Congress Barcelona 2014 - Barcinno

4 Years From Now, the entrepreneur-centric event within the Mobile World Congress, kicked off yesterday with amazing keynote speakers, workshops and panel discussions. Hosted by Mobile World Capital in Plaça Espanya, 4YFN gives startups the home they deserve in the middle of the MWC chaos. "Last year, we spent most of our time trying to connect and meetup with other … [Read more...]