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Saturday Swedish Startup News – May 17 edition

Written by on May 17, 2014

Busy week? No time to check Swedish Startup Space? No worries – we’ve wrapped up the week’s most popular articles and latest jobs from #swedentech here for you!

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The Gothenburg startup Football Addicts wants to change the way people interact with football

Football is the largest sport in the world with over 3.5 billion fans all over the world. With that target group, the team behind Football Addicts has a vision to change the way people interact with football. They want to gather the football community and hear their opinion.

Gastrofy from Gothenburg has successfully closed a seed investment of $456K

Gastrofy has successfully closed a seed investment of 3 million SEK. Cronus Invest led the investment, together with the U.S based company 1Apeiron. With the additional capital Gastrofy will hire key personnel and continue develop their value proposition.

Recap From Gothenburg Startup Hack 2014

What started out as a smaller hackathon to bring together likeminded people in and around the startup scene in Gothenburg – ended up being something a lot grander.

Meet Lurn – a startup out of Gothenburg that aims to transform education

Lukas first got in contact with Westher and Lurn a while back when he, together with lead developer Shahin Zarrabi, shared their captivating story on the opening night of a project called Next Step by MiG

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The Gothenburg startup Football Addicts wants to change the way people interact with football

Football is the largest sport in the world with over 3.5 billion fans all over the world. With that target group, the team behind Football Addicts has a vision to change the way people interact with football. They want to gather the football community and hear their opinion.

Meet Lukas, the coolest kid in Stockholm

Now and again, you come across people who just ‘get it’. You know, the kind of people that leave you speechless with their words of wisdom and give you a instantaneous boost of inspiration. That happened to Jason last week at the latest Stockholm Tech meetup. His name was Lukas Sveilis, and he’s 12 years old (yep, 12!).

Gastrofy from Gothenburg has successfully closed a seed investment of $456K

Gastrofy has successfully closed a seed investment of 3 million SEK. Cronus Invest led the investment, together with the U.S based company 1Apeiron. With the additional capital Gastrofy will hire key personnel and continue develop their value proposition.

Recap From Gothenburg Startup Hack 2014

What started out as a smaller hackathon to bring together likeminded people in and around the startup scene in Gothenburg – ended up being something a lot grander.

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