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Saturday Swedish Startup News – February 28 Edition

Written by on February 28, 2015

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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Northzone invests 29 MSEK in recruitment startup Sqore

Can competitions replace headhunters? Nortzhone seems to thinks so. The Swedish venture capital firm has invested 29 MSEK in a Swedish startup called Sqore, which is trying to change the way companies look for talent.

Oceans launch their diving social network, following in the footsteps of Fishbrain and The Great Wild

Today marks the launch and first public release of dive logging and community app Oceans, following a successful invitation-only beta trial during 2014. Together with the world’s diving community, Oceans is set to map the teeming oceanic life, vivid landscapes and fragile underwater environment — making it available for everyone to explore.

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Why I quit my job to start a tech news company

When successful entrepreneurs are asked: “Why are Swedish startups so successful?” a common answer is that we have such a great ecosystem here. Investors, techies, users, event organizers, random hangarounds and so forth all pitch in to make Sweden the thriving tech country it is today. Something has been missing though, which is especially noticeable […]

Don’t miss Uppstart, it’s back with twice the size

After a successful year in 2014 (with 1067 registered tickets) Uppstart is back and is set to roughly double in size for the next event in Feb 11th. The event will be held for the first time in Uppsala Castle, its set to attract around 600 people. There will be a full day of events, […]

E-commerce success Linas Matkasse up for sale

In this Friday’s episode of Startupveckan podcasters Stefan Lundell and Olle Aronsson report that grocery delivery service Linas Matkasse, which is the market leader in Sweden, is up for grabs.

Uppstart, a proper castle party filled with drones, cyborgs and startups

If you are prepared to hop into a train, it only takes 38 minutes (to be exact!) to get from Stockhom to Uppsala. For the fourth time (and the first of 2015), Uppstart took place, this time at a castle. This was Uppsalas fourth event by Jason Dainter, the UK entrepreneur who has fallen in love with the city of Uppsala.

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