Monthly report: February 2019

This month, The Essentials Report, has curated & analyzed the content published by 114 influencers like TechCrunch and Ad Bresser, discussing hashtags such as #startups , #SEMED and #KPN.
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Group of employees calls for end to Microsoft’s $480M HoloLens military contract

On Feb 23, 2019
@TechCrunch shared
Group of employees call for end to Microsoft’s $480M HoloLens military contract https://t.co/BCPs9PcziC by @lucasmtny
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More than 100 Microsoft employees have signed a letter sent to CEO Satya Nadella and President Brad Smith criticizing the company’s plans to build HoloLens AR tech for the military, the organizing group said Friday. The development is part of a $480 million military contract that ...

techcrunch.com
On Feb 23, 2019
@TechCrunch shared
Group of employees call for end to Microsoft’s $480M HoloLens military contract https://t.co/BCPs9PcziC by @lucasmtny
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Group of employees calls for end to Microsoft’s $480M HoloLens military contract

More than 100 Microsoft employees have signed a letter sent to CEO Satya Nadella and President Brad Smith criticizing the company’s plans to build HoloLens AR tech for the military, the ...

Ecosystemlesson: Why Marie Jose van den Boomgaard (KPN) believes ‘giving back’ is the key to strengthen our ecosystem

On Feb 22, 2019
@StartupDelta shared
Liaison manager startups of #KPN Marie Jose van den Boomgard speaks on the state of the #Dutch #startup economy. Covering key issues such as the need to work together and giving back, she maps out her viewpoints regarding the ecosystem. Check it out here 🤝https://t.co/28AlyzyrUK https://t.co/PQJzfwouvX
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Building the best ecosystem for Europe, is not simply building an execution plan for a national business model. There is much more to it…

medium.com
On Feb 22, 2019
@StartupDelta shared
Liaison manager startups of #KPN Marie Jose van den Boomgard speaks on the state of the #Dutch #startup economy. Covering key issues such as the need to work together and giving back, she maps out her viewpoints regarding the ecosystem. Check it out here 🤝https://t.co/28AlyzyrUK https://t.co/PQJzfwouvX
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Ecosystemlesson: Why Marie Jose van den Boomgaard (KPN) believes ‘giving back’ is the key to strengthen our ecosystem

Building the best ecosystem for Europe, is not simply building an execution plan for a national business model. There is much more to it…

These were the 10 biggest European tech stories this week

On Feb 23, 2019
@tech_eu shared
Happy Saturday! This week, our research team tracked over 60 tech funding deals worth more than €900 million, and many M&A transactions across Europe. Here’s an extra overview of the 10 biggest European tech news items for this week: https://t.co/38ut2RcVgu
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These were the 10 biggest European tech stories this week

tech.eu
On Feb 23, 2019
@tech_eu shared
Happy Saturday! This week, our research team tracked over 60 tech funding deals worth more than €900 million, and many M&A transactions across Europe. Here’s an extra overview of the 10 biggest European tech news items for this week: https://t.co/38ut2RcVgu
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These were the 10 biggest European tech stories this week

These were the 10 biggest European tech stories this week

Bosch increases investment in startups: Robert Bosch Venture Capital launches Fund IV with 200 million euros

On Feb 27, 2019
@tech_eu shared
RT @Spotfolio_News: Bosch increases investment in startups: Robert Bosch Venture Capital launches Fund IV with 200 million euros https://t.co/zCt6s2TQZX https://t.co/q5svcKIYOA
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Feb 27, 2019   |  Bosch Group   |  Business/economy  |   Internet of Things   |  Press release Bosch increases investment in startups Robert Bosch Venture Capital launches Fund IV with 200 million euros • Artificial intelligence: RBVC has a stake in three of the most promising AI startups ...

spotfolio.com
On Feb 27, 2019
@tech_eu shared
RT @Spotfolio_News: Bosch increases investment in startups: Robert Bosch Venture Capital launches Fund IV with 200 million euros https://t.co/zCt6s2TQZX https://t.co/q5svcKIYOA
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Bosch increases investment in startups: Robert Bosch Venture Capital launches Fund IV with 200 million euros

Feb 27, 2019   |  Bosch Group   |  Business/economy  |   Internet of Things   |  Press release Bosch increases investment in startups Robert Bosch Venture Capital launches Fund IV with 200 ...

Pitching opportunity at the Startup Europe Summit in Romania.

On Feb 27, 2019
@StartUpEU shared
The #Startup #Europe #H2020Project @MyGateway is looking for 25 companies that have already raised seed or series A funding to join Startup Europe at the Startup Europe Summit (#Romania , 21-22 March). Travel and accommodation expenses are fully covered https://t.co/m8nyvgcnA7 https://t.co/7oIrbW8l1O
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The Startup Europe Project MyGateway is looking for 25 companies that have already raised seed or series A funding to join Startup Europe at the Startup Europe Summit (Romania, 21-22 March). Travel and accommodation expenses are fully covered.

ec.europa.eu
On Feb 27, 2019
@StartUpEU shared
The #Startup #Europe #H2020Project @MyGateway is looking for 25 companies that have already raised seed or series A funding to join Startup Europe at the Startup Europe Summit (#Romania , 21-22 March). Travel and accommodation expenses are fully covered https://t.co/m8nyvgcnA7 https://t.co/7oIrbW8l1O
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Pitching opportunity at the Startup Europe Summit in Romania.

The Startup Europe Project MyGateway is looking for 25 companies that have already raised seed or series A funding to join Startup Europe at the Startup Europe Summit (Romania, 21-22 ...

Blossom Capital raises $85M fund to do ‘high conviction’ Series A investing in Europe

On Feb 26, 2019
@tech_eu shared
RT @TCEurope: Blossom Capital raises $85M fund to do ‘high conviction’ Series A investing in Europe https://t.co/c7TRCk35Sb
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Blossom Capital, the venture capital firm co-founded by ex-Index Ventures and LocalGlobe VC Ophelia Brown, is announcing that it has raised an $85 million fund to invest in European tech startups at the Series A stage. LPs in the new fund, which TechCrunch reported early details of 12 ...

techcrunch.com
On Feb 26, 2019
@tech_eu shared
RT @TCEurope: Blossom Capital raises $85M fund to do ‘high conviction’ Series A investing in Europe https://t.co/c7TRCk35Sb
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Blossom Capital raises $85M fund to do ‘high conviction’ Series A investing in Europe

Blossom Capital, the venture capital firm co-founded by ex-Index Ventures and LocalGlobe VC Ophelia Brown, is announcing that it has raised an $85 million fund to invest in European tech ...

Startups Weekly: Flexport, Clutter and SoftBank’s blood money

On Feb 23, 2019
@TechCrunch shared
Startups Weekly: Flexport, Clutter and SoftBank’s blood money https://t.co/HbHct6QvuR by @kateclarktweets https://t.co/SUvy8Gh2YH
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Plus, Pinterest is going public too, Lyft's IPO is imminent and London is home to the largest pre-seed fund ever.

techcrunch.com
On Feb 23, 2019
@TechCrunch shared
Startups Weekly: Flexport, Clutter and SoftBank’s blood money https://t.co/HbHct6QvuR by @kateclarktweets https://t.co/SUvy8Gh2YH
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Startups Weekly: Flexport, Clutter and SoftBank’s blood money

Plus, Pinterest is going public too, Lyft's IPO is imminent and London is home to the largest pre-seed fund ever.

You Need $250,000 To Start a Company

On Feb 23, 2019
@AdBresser shared
You Need $250,000 To Start a Company – Joe Procopio – Medium https://t.co/JAfAYbS3Ph
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The harsh economics of startup are often easily overlooked. So let’s talk about what it really costs an entrepreneur to get a startup off…

medium.com
On Feb 23, 2019
@AdBresser shared
You Need $250,000 To Start a Company – Joe Procopio – Medium https://t.co/JAfAYbS3Ph
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You Need $250,000 To Start a Company

The harsh economics of startup are often easily overlooked. So let’s talk about what it really costs an entrepreneur to get a startup off…

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