Paulo Trezentos

Another Lisbon-based startup that is taking over the world is Aptoide. We talked with Paulo Trezentos, Aptoide’s CEO to know more about what Aptoide is all about, how they got to 97 million users, what are their plans for the future and what are they organizing for the Web Summit. What is Aptoide? Aptoide is […]

Startup Pirates Pitching

WARNING: This is a Ship article about a Startup Pirates event. Seafaring references and metaphors will be all over it. Proceed at your own peril and try not to get sea sick. Startup Pirates and the team from Productized Conference joined their vessels and formed an armada to make the first hardware acceleration event in […]

Bolt partners

After getting a grant from German big-pharma company Bayer last year, LineHealth, the company formerly known as PharmAssistant, surprised us again. LineHealt announced on their blog that they secured investment from Bolt, a US-based venture capital company. Bolt is a VC firm specialized in startups with products that are at the intersection of software and hardware. Founded in 2013, with […]

Web Summit 2016

We did it. When we say “we”… that means “you”. Every single person that believed in this campaign, this movement, to bring the Web Summit to our shore. Every single soul out there that tweeted, shared, posted, commented, wrote articles about it, e-mailed Paddy Cosgrave directly telling him you had a spare couch if he […]

lisbon investment summit

This blog post was originally posted in the Lisbon Challenge Blog. Both Lisbon Challenge and LIS – Lisbon Investment Summit – are organized by Beta-i. This post should serve as an how to guide for young sailors that want to get on board a more seasoned  captain’s ship in the upcoming Lisbon Investment Summit in […]

Make your bed

Like we have been doing since the beginning of March here is our monthly startup events round-up for the month of May. Don’t miss these opportunities to meet like minded people and get yourself out there on one of these events. Whether you’re into web development, design or simply “networking” – or as the humans […]

Your company must have a purpose and your people must believe in it.

Olaf Veerman