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Seven Leading Startup Accelerators in Russia

Seven Leading Startup Accelerators in Russia

Posted by | Apr 09, 2014

Navigator Campus The accelerator Navigator Campus is easily one of the most exciting accelerators in Russia. It holds the distinction of the only incubator and accelerator that focuses on hardware startup projects such as robotics, smart electronics, smart home systems and wearables. It is founded by Vasil Zakyev and…
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Five Important Tech Blogs for Russian Startup Stakeholders

Five Important Tech Blogs for Russian Startup Stakeholders

Posted by | Apr 08, 2014

Rusbase RusBase describes itself as the online guide to the Russian tech market. It also specifically and prominently tags "startups" and "going global" slogans in its logo, so a startup entrepreneur or a startup investor should immediately feel right at home here. The blog is updated with the freshest news and happenings…
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Moscow on My Mind

Moscow on My Mind

Posted by | Apr 07, 2014

Russia is at the center of a maelstrom these days due to the crisis brewing in Ukraine. Enroute to Moscow for the Seedstars World 2014 startup competition, it is hard not to think about this particular development and I have been ruminating about its impact on the local startup community. There had been news about capital…
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E-Commerce Competitor Tracking App Maker Prisync Wins Seedstars Istanbul

E-Commerce Competitor Tracking App Maker Prisync Wins Seedstars Istanbul

Posted by | Apr 04, 2014

Prisync, an e-commerce competitor tracking application, was announced as the very first regional winner of the Seedstar World 2014. In an event hosted by Bahcesehir University and the Startup Bootcamp Istanbul last April 3, the startup bested 14 of Istanbul's most exciting startups exclusively invited to pitch their ideas,…
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Our Pick of The Top Accelerators in Turkey

Our Pick of The Top Accelerators in Turkey

Posted by | Apr 03, 2014

Even Forbes has heralded how Turkey's startup ecosystem is increasingly heating up, particularly noting how startups has suddenly lined the coast of the Bosporus in such feverish pitch. The question now is whether the rest of the stakeholders in the local startup ecosystem could keep up.   From the accelerators' end,…
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The Five Entrepreneurs to Watch in Turkey

The Five Entrepreneurs to Watch in Turkey

Posted by | Apr 02, 2014

Turkey's population is on the verge of reaching the 77 million mark and a huge chunk of it is composed of young and educated lot. They gravitate to the heart of the country, Istanbul. It has about 14 million dwellers, making the metropolis one of the largest urban conglomeration in all of Europe. In recent years its economy…
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Turn Data into insights with our new partner Datapine!

Turn Data into insights with our new partner Datapine!

Posted by Michael | Apr 02, 2014

We are pleased to announce that datapine has become a new supporter and partner of Seedstars World, the worldwide startup competition in emerging and fast growing markets. One of the most important things is to show that entrepreneurs have “control” over their business. But also for internal purposes, it is important…
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Starting Good at Istanbul for Seedstars World 2.0

Starting Good at Istanbul for Seedstars World 2.0

Posted by | Apr 02, 2014

There is something incredibly romantic about being in Istanbul. I have the patina of history pressed on my senses at every turn on one hand and the weight of the experience of being in a place wedged between the Orient and the West in the other. The dynamics is unarguably mind-blowing and must have elicited the same amount…
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Meet the Seedstars World Team: Nellie Horn

Meet the Seedstars World Team: Nellie Horn

Posted by | Apr 01, 2014

Seedstars World is an exhilarating journey for the people that make up the organization. The 2013 competition was brought to you largely by the efforts of the dynamic duo, co-founders Pierre-Alain Masson and Alisee de Tonnac. We all have followed their capers and through their eyes, we have seen 20 cities and their people,…
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Six Turkish Blogs We Love

Six Turkish Blogs We Love

Posted by | Mar 31, 2014

To get a feel of Turkey’s local startup vibe, look no further than these five excellent blogs:   Deniz Ergurel's Blog Mr. Ergurel's blog should be an online destination for those wanting to get a feel of the local startup vibe. In February, he pondered, for instance, whether Turkey has what it takes to be a startup…
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