Journalism is changing. Established publishers are struggling with losses in reach and turnover, while at the same time the demand for relevant content is greater than ever, for example in content marketing. The startup SCRIBERS[HUB] places text professionals for a variety of media and industries and relies on professional competence and personal consulting.
Flowerpot-startup – at first this doesn’t sound very exciting. But AIRY is much more than that, even though the focus is really on a flowerpot. However, that pot is unique and can help to improve the health of millions of people.
Being a bank that is quickly and easily available to customers via a smartphone and does good with sustainable investments – that is Tomorrow’s aspiration. At our SXSW-Pitch, the Hamburg-based Fintech startup won the audience over and will soon be traveling with us to the South by Southwest Festival in Texas. Here we introduce Tomorrow in more detail.
One of the winners of our SXSW-Pitch on 21 January was Localyze. Founder Hanna convinced the audience as a person and with her business idea to help newcomers from abroad to start their new job. We took a closer look at the startup which will represent Hamburg at the South by Soutwest festival in Austin.
The Hamburg summer of 2018 is hot, even in September. But hotter still was our Startups@Reeperbahn Pitch in its sixth edition. At the end we had two deserved winners: COLDPLASMATECH was the favourite of the audience, while Cargonexx convinced the jury the most and became the main winner. Here we summarize the highlights of a memorable day.
Not for long, then our large Hamburg Startups delegation sets off for South by Southwest in Austin, Texas. COLDPLASMATECH is participating as the winner of the audience award at the Startups@Reeperbahn Pitch. The company from Greifswald treats chronic wounds with cold plasma. We explain how this works.
A software for better utilization of trucks, a solution for healing chronic wounds, career opportunities for highly qualified people in Africa, a platform for personnel development and a digital logbook – these are the topics of the candidates who will be on stage at the Startups@Reeperbahn Pitch. We present the five finalists and summarize how the decision was made. Read more
In our mini-series about the new Next Media Accelerator participants we present today: Shuut from Tallinn, heysite from Cologne and Cinuru from Potsdam. These startups answer questions about how to make promotional videos and build websites as easily as possible and how an app can help art house cinemas.
The Next Media Accelerator (NMA) is an institution in Hamburg’s startup scene by now. Meanwhile the seventh batch is already at the start. We introduce all the latest participants in a little series and start with two projects with which the NMA is once again breaking new ground: The Distriqt and Cloud Stories.
The startup world never stands still. Small and big dramas happen every day, small and big triumphs are celebrated and new ideas and business models are born. Hamburg Startups has been accompanying and documenting events in the Hanseatic city for a number of years and has reported in hundreds of articles and news reports again in 2017. Today we look back on the year that has just ended.