Video Of The Week: Nick’s Shift Conference Talk
A VC : Venture Capital and Technology
JULY 11, 2015
About a month ago my colleague Nick Grossman traveled to Split Croatia to attend and speak at The Sift Conference. He gave a talk about The Cycles Of Domination and Disruption. It’s a ~25min talk and it’s really good. So here it is: mobile VC & Technology Web/Tech
Destly Expands To Serbia and Croatia
JULY 11, 2011
Destly talked about expansion plans back in February and this week they announced for certain: their service is now available in Serbia and Croatia. We like to bring home memories from our travels.
12 Questions: Meet Tin Ba?i? (Croatia)
OCTOBER 12, 2010
Tin lives and works in Zagreb, Croatia. I was born in a small country called Croatia, somewhere between central and southeastern Europe, with a 5.800 km long beautiful coast and 1.246 islands.
Here are The Missing Positives of This Election
Both Sides of the Table
NOVEMBER 6, 2016
Liberia, Argentina, Bangladesh, Lithuania, Trinidad, Brazil, Kosovo, Slovenia, Denmark, Jamaica, South Korea, Norway, Poland & Croatia. It’s hard to feel any positives these days: We’re in the eye of the storm. We’re at peak anxiety. Maximum rancor.
Visiting the Balkan Ghosts
Ben Casnocha: The Blog
AUGUST 17, 2015
” It captured perfectly my reaction after reading the book and learning about the histories of Serbia, Croatia, Bulgaria, Bosnia, Albania, Turkey, and various other neighbors. The statistics on mass murder in Croatia were exaggerated, I was told.
Join a conference simulcast near you
Startup Lessons Learned
DECEMBER 1, 2012
One of the most important things we do with The Lean Startup Conference is make a livestream of the plenary talks available for free to groups around the world, supporting entrepreneurship communities everywhere. The number of hosts has grown annually, and this year, we have 200+ groups joining us on Monday, December 3. They represent more than 10,000 people total. If you're not attending the conference in person, consider meeting up with one of these groups to watch.
Founder Institute doubles down on Europe, now runs 10 startup accelerator programs continent-wide
The Next Web
OCTOBER 16, 2012
The newly launched chapters are Zagreb (Croatia), Helsinki (Finland), Istanbul (Turkey), Rome (Italy) and Kyiv (Ukraine). The Founder Institute , the early-stage startup accelerator that aims to ‘globalize Silicon Valley’, is doubling down on Europe big time. As promised at the end of July , the organization has now announced the launch of five new programs across the continent, doubling its European presence to ten chapters across as many countries.
Denmark's Easysize.me wins European-wide Lady Pitch Night
SEPTEMBER 24, 2014
Fojo from Zagreb, Croatia Their app, Fojo, is an "advanced camera app" with photoshop-like settings and live filters.
Where You Live Doesn't Matter Anymore But Your Mindset Sure Does
MAY 14, 2012
Crap, the coastline of Croatia rocks. (OK, Surprisingly, after spending another week in the Valley, I've come to a conclusion that it really doesn't matter where you live anymore. As much as I believed for a long time that you had to be in the Valley to truly have the full benefit of the surroundings, this is no longer the case. Now don't get me wrong. You still have to get over there fairly regularly if you want to be on the cusp of innovation.
The Marketing Analytics Intersect: My Newsletter!
MARCH 7, 2016
Ex: The average mobile traffic for newspapers in Croatia is 88%, but our Croatian newspaper only gets 18%. I want you to sign up for something very, very special I'm doing: Writing short stories from the intersection of marketing and analytics.
7 Historical Business Figures Who Shunned Higher Education
AUGUST 30, 2012
Tesla studied at the Higher Real Gymnasium in Croatia, and did so well that his teachers thought he was cheating when he was able to perform calculus in his head.
Startupbootcamp Mobile Demoday
SEPTEMBER 10, 2015
Viggo Founders – Bojan Pavic & Davor Pavic Country – Croatia Does – Throw any content into the air and easily make it available to others nearby.
Startup Wise Guys' First Batch Announced
APRIL 23, 2012
Seven eight teams have been accepted, with three from Estonia, and one from Croatia, Ukraine, Germany, The Netherlands, and the UK. Here are the teams (plus one startup accepted at the last minute): Monolith - Croatia.
Crushing It With Competitive Intelligence Analysis: Best Metrics, Reports
FEBRUARY 9, 2015
If you are in Croatia, you might not have very good CI data for your country (you'll have to make do with relaxing on your world-class beaches that are the envy of the world!).
Our 7 favorite startups from the Wayra London 2013 demo day
The Next Web
DECEMBER 6, 2013
Launching first in the UK, Bulgaria, Germany and Croatia, iHelp is currently looking for £500,000 to expand its network and build into new markets.
Key Facts & Figures from Latitude59
MAY 23, 2015
The most beloved speaker at the event seemed to be Mate Rimac from Croatia, the Founder & CEO of world's ONLY profitable electric car company Rimac Automobili. Flagship gathering of #Estonianmafia - Latitude59 took place last week.
Time to Go
Tony Wright dot com
MARCH 23, 2013
Summer 2013 – Czech Republic / Germany / Hungary / Croatia. Late in May, my wife and I will be leaving home with nothing but 2 carry-on bags to travel the world for an indefinite period of time.
Startup Sauna Releases Spring 2013 'Warmup' Schedule
FEBRUARY 7, 2013
Zagreb, Croatia – March 26th. Espoo-based seed accelerator Startup Sauna has just released their 'Warmup' touring schedule to find new teams.
Lessons from Basketball's 'Dream Team'
JULY 10, 2012
The team won the gold medal with a final 117-85 victory over Croatia. How do you manage talent? This entrepreneur says you should never forget the rise, fall, and redemption of the U.S. men's basketball team. In 1992, the world came together in Barcelona for the Summer Olympic Games.
Making MA More Competitive – An Innovative Way Around the H-1B Visa Cap
APRIL 14, 2014
Four of our portfolio company founders are from other countries (India, Estonia, Croatia, and Canada). There was great news yesterday in the MA entrepreneurial community when Governor Patrick proposed sweeping legislation to ban companies from enforcing non-compete agreements. I’m really excited about this, and think that it will have a big impact.
500 Startups unveils its Fall 2012 accelerator lineup: More international and more sh*t founders say
The Next Web
OCTOBER 31, 2012
Startups in this class come from far and away, including Argentina, Austria, Australia, Brazil, Croatia, Denmark, India, Japan, Italy, Latvia & Estonia, Spain, and Taiwan. 500 Startups has announced the 33 newest companies joining its accelerator program this Fall.
Have you caught the Gigglebug? Children's Cartoon Makes Waves on iOS
NOVEMBER 25, 2013
Or for those living in Belgium, Denmark, Croatia or Argentina you may be able to watch Gigglebug too in the not so distant future, again depending on ongoing talks. One of the most charming companies we came across at Slush this year was Gigglebug.
The Magical Founding Team Mix For Web Startups
AUGUST 16, 2010
Not a CTO or “architect” Not someone who thinks they can recruit developers or someone who knows someone who runs a development shop in Croatia.
Looking Back On Our First Couple Years at NextView
OCTOBER 14, 2012
Some of our most interesting companies have originated in places like Estonia (GrabCAD), Croatia (Farmeron) and Omaha (SkyVu), although all have either moved or have a significant presence in a major tech hub like SF, Boston, or NY. One of the earliest things we did at NextView when my partners and I started working together was go away as a team to the New Hampshire mountains. At the time, I think we didn’t even had a name for the fund.
Rose Kravitz, 1916-2011
OCTOBER 31, 2011
Born in 1916 in what is now Croatia, Kravitz came to the United States with her family when she was 5. "She didn't know what to do with a day off."
Twitter Link Roundup #56 – Small Business, Social Media, Design, Copywriting, Marketing And More
OCTOBER 14, 2010
Croatia) – [link]. Every day on the crowdSPRING Twitter account and on my own Twitter account , I post links to posts or videos I enjoyed reading or viewing.