Monthly report: August 2020

This month, The Essentials Report, has curated & analyzed the content published by 96 influencers like Tech.eu and EU-Startups, discussing hashtags such as #ecommerce , #startups and #cybersecurity.
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New Facebook accelerator opens to European startups working on ecommerce solutions

On Aug 3, 2020
@robinwauters shared
RT @zientekglobal: New Facebook accelerator opens to European #startups working on #ecommerce solutions https://t.co/VeRLw8W6b3
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Facebook has announced that applications are open for ‘Facebook Accelerator: Commerce’, which is welcoming startup teams from Europe, Middle East and Africa who are developing e-commerce solutions. ...

tech.eu
On Aug 3, 2020
@robinwauters shared
RT @zientekglobal: New Facebook accelerator opens to European #startups working on #ecommerce solutions https://t.co/VeRLw8W6b3
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New Facebook accelerator opens to European startups working on ecommerce solutions

New Facebook accelerator opens to European startups working on ecommerce solutions

Facebook has announced that applications are open for ‘Facebook Accelerator: Commerce’, which is welcoming startup teams from Europe, Middle East and Africa who are developing e-commerce ...

Cybersecurity startups: Applications are now open for Kaspersky iHub’s Open Innovation Program (Sponsored)

On Aug 6, 2020
@AdBresser shared
Cybersecurity startups: Applications are now open for Kaspersky iHub’s Open Innovation Program | EU-Startups https://t.co/HwgwKwdRSK
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The Kaspersky Innovation Hub (iHub) is announcing a new call for startups that are developing cybersecurity solutions, as part of its Open Innovation Program. Winners will be offered to launch a pilot project with leading international cybersecurity company Kaspersky. Meet Kaspersky, and ...

www.eu-startups.com
On Aug 6, 2020
@AdBresser shared
Cybersecurity startups: Applications are now open for Kaspersky iHub’s Open Innovation Program | EU-Startups https://t.co/HwgwKwdRSK
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Cybersecurity startups: Applications are now open for Kaspersky iHub’s Open Innovation Program (Sponsored)

Cybersecurity startups: Applications are now open for Kaspersky iHub’s Open Innovation Program (Sponsored)

The Kaspersky Innovation Hub (iHub) is announcing a new call for startups that are developing cybersecurity solutions, as part of its Open Innovation Program. Winners will be offered to ...

British home décor startup Lick Home raises €3.3 million to grow its online DIY shop

On Aug 4, 2020
@EU_Startups shared
British home décor #startup @LickHome raises €3.3 million in a seed round led by @FelixCapital, to grow its online DIY shop 🛋️🎨 With the world still following social distancing measures, it’s no wonder that home decoration projects are on the rise 🚀 https://t.co/Jc12kZYzBP
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With the majority of the world still following social distancing measures and staying at home as much as possible, it’s no wonder that home decoration projects are on the rise. British startup Lick Home, having launched this year, is riding this new wave of home improvement, having just ...

www.eu-startups.com
On Aug 4, 2020
@EU_Startups shared
British home décor #startup @LickHome raises €3.3 million in a seed round led by @FelixCapital, to grow its online DIY shop 🛋️🎨 With the world still following social distancing measures, it’s no wonder that home decoration projects are on the rise 🚀 https://t.co/Jc12kZYzBP
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British home décor startup Lick Home raises €3.3 million to grow its online DIY shop

British home décor startup Lick Home raises €3.3 million to grow its online DIY shop

With the majority of the world still following social distancing measures and staying at home as much as possible, it’s no wonder that home decoration projects are on the rise. British ...

EU-Startups Job Board: 5 cool coding and developer startup jobs waiting for you this month

On Aug 6, 2020
@EU_Startups shared
👨‍💻 EU-Startups Job Board: 5 cool coding and developer startup jobs waiting for you 👩‍💻 From senior to junior, media tracking to bike apps, there are a fair few opportunities across Europe on our job board. Check them out! ⚡️ https://t.co/m91qSP9CJF
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Recently we re-launched the EU-Startups job board and are offering free postings until the end of August, to give the startup ecosystem a helping hand during the current climate. Today we’re shining a light on the cool coding and developer jobs on the platform. From senior developer ...

www.eu-startups.com
On Aug 6, 2020
@EU_Startups shared
👨‍💻 EU-Startups Job Board: 5 cool coding and developer startup jobs waiting for you 👩‍💻 From senior to junior, media tracking to bike apps, there are a fair few opportunities across Europe on our job board. Check them out! ⚡️ https://t.co/m91qSP9CJF
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EU-Startups Job Board: 5 cool coding and developer startup jobs waiting for you this month

EU-Startups Job Board: 5 cool coding and developer startup jobs waiting for you this month

Recently we re-launched the EU-Startups job board and are offering free postings until the end of August, to give the startup ecosystem a helping hand during the current climate. Today ...

Stockholm-based Krafthem secures around €500K to further develop AI-driven smart electricity contracts

On Aug 6, 2020
@tech_eu shared
RT @EU_Startups: Stockholm-based #startup Krafthem secures around €500K to further develop its AI-driven smart electricity contracts ⚡️ Founded this year, Krafthem offers private individuals simple, cheap and smart contracts, for vehicle and home use. https://t.co/Mf49ZhT2ss
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Swedish energy startup Krafthem has secured around €500K from private investors. Despite launching during the corona pandemic and the slow summer months, the startup has successfully raised this seed funding to ensure its plan to develop AI-based technology for electrical ...

www.eu-startups.com
On Aug 6, 2020
@tech_eu shared
RT @EU_Startups: Stockholm-based #startup Krafthem secures around €500K to further develop its AI-driven smart electricity contracts ⚡️ Founded this year, Krafthem offers private individuals simple, cheap and smart contracts, for vehicle and home use. https://t.co/Mf49ZhT2ss
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Stockholm-based Krafthem secures around €500K to further develop AI-driven smart electricity contracts

Stockholm-based Krafthem secures around €500K to further develop AI-driven smart electricity contracts

Swedish energy startup Krafthem has secured around €500K from private investors. Despite launching during the corona pandemic and the slow summer months, the startup has successfully raised ...

Polish health tech startup Infermedica raises $10 million Series A

On Aug 7, 2020
@isidrolaso shared
RT @aonetti: Polish health tech startup @Infermedica raises $10M Series A Kudos to my friend @porzechowski and team https://t.co/OgFxQlQZY7 @MindTheBridge @SEP_EU
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Polish startup Infermedica, creator of an AI-based platform for preliminary diagnosis and triage, has raised $10.25 million in Series A funding. The round was led by the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) and digital health fund Heal Capital, with participation from ...

tech.eu
On Aug 7, 2020
@isidrolaso shared
RT @aonetti: Polish health tech startup @Infermedica raises $10M Series A Kudos to my friend @porzechowski and team https://t.co/OgFxQlQZY7 @MindTheBridge @SEP_EU
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Polish health tech startup Infermedica raises $10 million Series A

Polish health tech startup Infermedica raises $10 million Series A

Polish startup Infermedica, creator of an AI-based platform for preliminary diagnosis and triage, has raised $10.25 million in Series A funding. The round was led by the European Bank for ...

How Tink pivoted from B2C to B2B

On Aug 7, 2020
@tech_eu shared
RT @SlushHQ: Did you catch our latest newsletter featuring @fhedberg, Founder & CTO of @tink Tink, sharing his learnings and advice on leading through a pivot? https://t.co/w0ZSYNiH5c #startup https://t.co/8wdlWqY9QC
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Pivoting from a B2C app to a B2B platform implied radical changes to both the technology and the engineering team of Tink. Language learning app Babbel has 17 openings in Berlin. [Babbel] Front, an email collaboration startup, has openings in engineering and sales in Paris and the ...

mailchi.mp
On Aug 7, 2020
@tech_eu shared
RT @SlushHQ: Did you catch our latest newsletter featuring @fhedberg, Founder & CTO of @tink Tink, sharing his learnings and advice on leading through a pivot? https://t.co/w0ZSYNiH5c #startup https://t.co/8wdlWqY9QC
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How Tink pivoted from B2C to B2B

How Tink pivoted from B2C to B2B

Pivoting from a B2C app to a B2B platform implied radical changes to both the technology and the engineering team of Tink. Language learning app Babbel has 17 openings in Berlin. [Babbel] ...

Interview with Web Summit’s CEO and co-founder Paddy Cosgrave, and Head of Startups Sean Curtin

On Aug 10, 2020
@tech_eu shared
RT @EU_Startups: 🚀 Interview with @WebSummit’s CEO & co-founder @paddycosgrave, and Head of Startups @SeanieTweets 🚀 Check out our interview with the minds behind the giant tech festival with +70K attendees, including insights into the future of events post #COVID19 💫 https://t.co/cERWXXk38v
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The global pandemic continues to have a negative impact on many different industries. One of the hardest hit sectors is the events and conference business. In the beginning of April, we published an article about how the Coronavirus crisis impacts startup & technology events in Europe. ...

www.eu-startups.com
On Aug 10, 2020
@tech_eu shared
RT @EU_Startups: 🚀 Interview with @WebSummit’s CEO & co-founder @paddycosgrave, and Head of Startups @SeanieTweets 🚀 Check out our interview with the minds behind the giant tech festival with +70K attendees, including insights into the future of events post #COVID19 💫 https://t.co/cERWXXk38v
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Interview with Web Summit’s CEO and co-founder Paddy Cosgrave, and Head of Startups Sean Curtin

Interview with Web Summit’s CEO and co-founder Paddy Cosgrave, and Head of Startups Sean Curtin

The global pandemic continues to have a negative impact on many different industries. One of the hardest hit sectors is the events and conference business. In the beginning of April, we ...

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