Category: Business Transformation

3D Bioprinting

3D Bioprinting – 2018’s Main Breakthroughs So Far

Implantable 3D-printed organs could be coming sooner than you think. In 2018’s first six months, several companies announced important breakthroughs on the path toward developing viable bioprinted organs, revolutionizing the field of tissue engineering and thus, the future of medicine.

iCEEfest 2018

 iCEE.fest 2018

iCEE.fest is one of the largest and the most significant digital and tech related initiatives in the CEE and SE Europe. 2018 edition happens next week, June 14-15, in Bucharest, Romania.

Zipline drone

The World’s Fastest Delivery Drone Takes Off

The world’s fastest delivery drone takes off with in America! Californian startup Zipline unveiled a new, fixed-wing machine that it says is the world’s fastest commercial delivery drone. The top speed is almost 80 mph. This drone launch

Nectome

Nectome Promises to Back-Up Your Brain for Eternity

The brain storage business is not new and despite of the fact that most neuroscientists believe that preserving your brains is not possible. But, MIT graduate and computer scientist Robert McIntyre along with Michael McCanna,

healthcare innovation

My Latest Top 5 Favorite Healthcare Innovations

Few interesting stories on healthcare industry developments … from the pain 23andMe’s at-home research study of pain to vocal biomarkers, color-changing tattoos that monitor your health or smart-glasses for visually the impaired   

Spendwallet

Contactless Safe Payments with Spendwallet

Presented as the thinnest electronic wallet that consolidates all your cards, Spendwallet also claims to be the world’s most secure wallet. With a self-developed Magnetic Flux Emulation (MFE) technology, Spendwallet allows you to tap to pay on regular card swiping terminal as well as NFC terminal.

Wallor

Wallor – the Romanian theft-proof smart wallet

Romanian entrepreneur Viorel Crețu raised USD 22,000 on crowdfunding platform Kickstarter for Wallor, the new smart wallet comes with a special RFID blocking layer surrounding your wallet, protecting your cards from high-tech thieves and their mobile scanners. 

MVP Academy

2017 MVP Academy – Applications Now Open

The MVP Academy acceleration program, developed by TechHub Bucharest, recently announced that applications are open for the 4th edition of the accelerator dedicated to tech businesses. Startups can apply by Sunday, February 9, 2017.

FitBit

FitBit Acquires Vector Watch

In March 2015, I was writing on my blog about the pre-order launch campaign launch of Vector — the smartwatch with Romanian DNA which promised customers 30-days battery life. One year, just few days after CES, FitBit announced Vector’s aquisition.

Talentbuddy

Romanian Learn-to-Code Platform Talentbuddy Aquired by Udemy

It’s official! Talentbuddy, the Romanian interactive learn-to-code platform start-up has been acquired by Udemy, the world’s leading online learning marketplace.