Berlin-based Versus IO has closed its first round of $2.8 million. The comparison engine represents McClure's first investment in a German startup.
Auctionata raised $20 million to expand its marketplace of valuable objects and community of experts, making the auction process more accessible.
Guest Post With a little more interest from institutional investors, Berlin will be the startup capital of Europe.
Point Nine Capital closed its second fund, dedicated to supporting and nurturing European startups.
How is Uber managing its European expansion? With "lots of hustle," according to vice president Ryan Graves.
Google is the latest to jump on board with new Berlin tech hub The Factory. The company has pledged €1 million ($1.27M) over three years through its “Google for Entrepreneurs” program.
Does strolling through the city in a mankini appeal to you? Or showering in a public fountain? If not, you should probably stay away from Klash.
Berlin’s city authorities have finally agreed to promote the city as an international tech hub, starting with a marketing campaign worth a reported €500,000 over the next year.
Tech investment bank GP Bullhound just opened an office in Berlin by taking over Pure Equity Advisors.
Have cash? Looking for tech talent? Go to Europe. So says Konstantin Guericke, co-founder of LinkedIn and newly minted venture partner in Berlin’s EarlyBird Ventures. EarlyBird recently raised $100 million for its fourth fund, focusing on European, and in particular …
Earlybird Venture Capital, a Berlin-based VC firm, has just raised $100 million for its fourth fund. That’s half the amount the firm hopes to raise, and it brings all Earlybird fundraising to date to $700 million.
The firm is focusing …
Gidsy, a new company from Germany, could be a way for you to make a few bucks from your more unusual talents.
Gidsy is a “marketplace for authentic experiences,” and it just landed a $1.2 million investment from a combination …
SoundCloud, a startup focusing on audio-sharing in social media, has announced a new (and reportedly sizable) round of funding.
The round, which was led by Silicon Valley venture capital firm Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, may have been as large …
Several reports have come out lately about the progress of the U.S. solar market. The numbers are mostly positive, showing growth, though there’s less demand and investment in the sector compared to the previous year. Germany, with its generous solar …