15. January 2015–
SquadMail ends its operations, Berlin will get a new startup campus, and more.
Berlin-based startup SquadMail ends its operations
SquadMail confirmed today that it has ended its operations. The startup that aspired to be the “Dropbox for Emails” had significant support early on. For example, it was the only German startup accepted into Seepcamp’s London accelerator for a recent round.
Dubsmatch: Pivot until you make it
Dubsmatch, an app that allows people to record a video that is synced over music or often times a quote, is the newest hit in the App Store. The founders launched their company in mid-2013. The app Dubsmatch is actually their third attempt at a product that could resonate with users.
A new entrepreneurship hub planned for Berlin
The opening of the GTEC – German Tech Entrepreneurship Center was announced today. It will be located at the ESMT campus at Schlossplatz 1. Remodeling of the space will kick-off in preparations to host two accelerator programs (Berlin Startup Academy and TechStars).
Learning to Code: How CareerFoundry Educates To Launch Successful Careers
Amongst the largest technology companies in the world, there is also a startup in Berlin that is looking to educate the next generation in computer science. The startup CareerFoundry was launched in mid-2013 by founder Raffaela Rein.