Better Know A Barcelona Startup: Unique Visitors

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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...]

ClubKviar Picks Up €700K Seed Round To Expand In Europe

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Wining and dining in top restaurants is great, isn’t it? Who doesn’t love trying new creative cuisine and being waited on hand and foot? However, going out to try new restaurants every night isn’t for the feint of wallet. Thanks to the rise of daily deal and restaurant reservation sites, finding a good deal is easier than before but when you’re busy as hell, spending hours … [Read more...]

Better Know A Barcelona Startup: Common Folk

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Look at these pictures and tell me what you see… If you see common folks, sitting in their homes, surrounded by the accumulation of their plastic consumption in just 1 week, then you are seeing what I am seeing. Now, take a quick moment to think about what your picture would look like if this was your accumulation of plastic waste from last week. What if you … [Read more...]

Barcelona Startup CL3VER Lands Major US Client Autodata Solutions

Barcelona startup Cl3ver signs Autodata Solutions - Barcinno

Barcelona startup CL3VER, a leading creative publishing platform for interactive 3D on web and mobile, has been selected by Autodata Solutions to provide interactive 3D experiences as part of its IT solutions to the automotive industry. “CL3VER’s innovative cloud platform will enable Autodata Solutions to incorporate interactive 3D into its comprehensive shopping tools, … [Read more...]

Better Know A Barcelona Startup: Audiosnaps

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Taking a photo has never been easier. From smartphones to Google Glass to the potential of installing a camera into your eye socket, we have been catapulted into an era where sharing what you’re living has become and integral part of our daily lives. We take and view more photos now than ever before. In fact more than 1.4 billion pictures are snapped every day of which 630 … [Read more...]

Better Know A Barcelona Startup: Voz.io

Customer service in the cloud

Never underestimate the power of customer service. It is undoubtedly one of the post dominant marketing tools alive yet companies still provide inhuman levels of service causing us to gawk, splutter and explode into rage. In case you hadn’t figured, this is not an experience that helps retain customers (Orange and crew please take note of this…) If you’re interested in the … [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...]

Barcelona Startup Teambox Raises $5M And Moves Their HQ’s To The US

Teambox raises €5 and moves headquarters to the USA

“Good to start, bad to grow.”  That’s becoming the unfortunate modus operandi of Spain, at least when it comes to building companies.  Barcelona startup Teambox, a cloud-based collaboration and communications company, just closed a $5 million Series A round, and in the process moved their headquarters from Spain to the United States.  As of this week, Teambox is officially a … [Read more...]

Barcelona Among The Top 30 Most Active Startup Cities Worldwide

Barcelona Among Top 30 Startup City Worldwide

As the entrepreneurial wave continues to rise around the world, various groups are trying to organize relevant data to paint a clearer picture of which global cities host the most active startup ecosystems.  The various methodologies include open-source methods like Startup Genome, wiki models such as CrunchBase, and tapping into the data from active entrepreneurial platforms … [Read more...]

Barcelona Startup Marfeel Raises $2 Million Series A

Barcelona Startup Marfeel Raises Series A

Marfeel, the Catalonia startup optimizing online publications on mobile devices, announced today the closing of their Series A round of $2 million led by Nauta Capital.  Also included in the fundraising round are BDMI (Bertelsmann), Elaia Partners, and existing investor Wayra (Telefonica). Marfeel, founded in 2011 by Xavi Beumala and Juan Margenat, changes the way we … [Read more...]