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#CoronaUpdate with Limehome: “Corona Was the Absolute Litmus Test for Us”

Limehome has developed a technology platform that it uses to rent out designer apartments. Corona brought virtually all travel to a standstill and has plunged the hotel industry into a deep crisis. Yet Limehome was able to increase their revenue by 75 percent compared to the period prior to the crisis. In our #CoronaUpdate, co-founder…

#CoronaUpdate Userlane

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#CoronaUpdate with Userlane: “The New Remote-First Situation Is Here to Stay.”

Userlane offers interactive step-by-step instructions intended to let users immediately use software at a high level of proficiency without any prior knowledge. Felix Eichler, co-founder and CTO, told us how his startup has fared in the corona crisis.

#Coronaupdate Accurate

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Social Distancing Simulation: #CoronaUpdate with Accurate

Accurate simulates flows of people to make events and movement in buildings safer. Since the corona crisis began, there are no longer any crowds, which means the startup has lost its main focus. Instead, the Munich-based company is now measuring how people can move at a safe distance from one another. In our #CoronaUpdate, Angelika…

#CoronaUpdate mit Uniki

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#CoronaUpdate with Uniki: “We thought our product would be perfect for the crisis”

With their cloud server Elly, the Munich startup Uniki is digitizing the work of small and medium sized companies – which seems like the optimal product for the current corona crisis. Co-founder and Managing Director Roman Leuprecht talks about the actual impact the crisis has had on his company so far in our #CoronaUpdate.

CoronaUpdate Volabo

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#CoronaUpdate with Volabo: “We’re right on schedule”

Volabo develops high-performance engines that run on a low voltage of 48 volts. In our #CoronaUpdate, Lena Honsberg, responsible for the Munich startup’s marketing, explained how Volabo fared in the corona crisis.

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Trustloop: Impact for companies and NGOs

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Trustloop: Impact for companies and NGOs

The Munich-based startup Trustloop has created an online platform that connects companies and non-governamental organisations (NGOs). By improving communication on…

Granny Vision: Pepping Up Everyday Senior Life with VR

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Granny Vision: Pepping Up Everyday Senior Life with VR

Granny Vision wants to make the lives of seniors more exciting with virtual reality (VR). The founding team Carolina Habel…

Modelwise: “Spell Check for Engineering Models”

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Modelwise: “Spell Check for Engineering Models”

Mechatronic products have to provide certificates that prove they are safe. The required tests cost engineers a lot of time.…

Itsmydata: More Transparency in Business with Data

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Itsmydata: More Transparency in Business with Data

The Munich startup Itsmydata wants to bring more justice to business conducted with data. They want every single internet user…

Droov: Rethinking Last-Mile Logistics

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Droov: Rethinking Last-Mile Logistics

The three founders around Droov have developed a new solution to the challenges of last-mile logistics. In our interview, the…

Bears with Benefits: Millions in Sales with Bright Little Bears

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Bears with Benefits: Millions in Sales with Bright Little Bears

Lena Hien and Laurence Saunier were looking for innovative, feminine supplements that also live up to the “natural beauty” trend…

“Sales Is a Science” – How Stefan Bader of Shore Works

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“Sales Is a Science” – How Stefan Bader of Shore Works

In our series ‘How They Work,’ startup founders and employees of Munich startups talk about their favorite tools, routines and…

Cognibit: Making Autonomous Driving Safer

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Cognibit: Making Autonomous Driving Safer

The Munich startup Cognibit aims to make autonomous driving safer, which is why the founding team has developed software that…

Franziska Scheuerle, the founder of Loremo.

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Loremo: Just Three Clicks Away from a Personalized Work of Art

The Munich startup Loremo is a digital platform where B2B and B2C customers can order personalized works of art. With…

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Mylivn: A Hybrid of Instagram and YouTube

The Munich startup Mylivn aims to create a super app with its social lifestyle app. In addition to a social…

Robominds: “We Make Robots Smart”

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Robominds: “We Make Robots Smart”

Industrial robots are not really anything new – but ones that can independently see, understand and grasp objects and also…

Innomeda: “With Klinikradar, We Offer a Comprehensive Healthcare Platform”

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Innomeda: “With Klinikradar, We Offer a Comprehensive Healthcare Platform”

The Munich startup Innomeda is currently restructuring their healthcare platform Klinikradar.de from a directory exclusively for finding hospitals into a…

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Are Munich Startups Sexy Enough? Interview with Mountain Alliance CEO Daniel Wild

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Are Munich Startups Sexy Enough? Interview with Mountain Alliance CEO Daniel Wild

The VC company Mountain Alliance has shares in 33 European scaleups in the digital economy, most notably in eHealth, new…

Communication Across All Departments – How Markus Linnenberg of E-Bot7 Works

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Communication Across All Departments – How Markus Linnenberg of E-Bot7 Works

In our series ‘How They Work,’ Munich-based startup founders and employees talk about their favorite tools, routines and work methods.…

Plug and Play: “Innovation is in our DNA”

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Plug and Play: “Innovation is in our DNA”

The open innovation platform and Venture Capital firm Plug and Play from Silicon Valley is active in Munich with a…

Rock Playlist for an Energy Boost – How Felix Brehmer of Userlane Works

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Rock Playlist for an Energy Boost – How Felix Brehmer of Userlane Works

In our series ‘How They Work,’ Munich-based startup founders and employees talk about their favorite tools, routines and work methods.…

A Tranquil Morning Routine: How Lukas Hennel of Alasco Works

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A Tranquil Morning Routine: How Lukas Hennel of Alasco Works

In our series ‘How They Work,’ Munich-based startup founders and employees talk about their favorite tools, routines and work methods.…

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XR Hub Bavaria Opens Up Virtual Worlds and XR Spaces

XR is an umbrella term for augmented, virtual and mixed reality. When hardware and software come together, they make it…

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Going Global: The United States Welcome Businesses of all Sizes and Types

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Going Global: The United States Welcome Businesses of all Sizes and Types

As the home country of numerous Unicorns, the United States are a place of longing for many startups. Not only…

“Time Management is Half the Battle” – How Caroline Heil of Parcellab Works

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“Time Management is Half the Battle” – How Caroline Heil of Parcellab Works

In our series ‘How They Work,’ Munich-based startup founders and employees talk about their favorite tools, routines and work methods.…

These Five Factors Differentiate A Startup From Other Companies

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These Five Factors Differentiate A Startup From Other Companies

What makes a startup different from other company foundations? The question might sound trivial, but differentiating between startups and other…

Munich Has Established Itself as a Startup Hub in Europe

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Munich Has Established Itself as a Startup Hub in Europe

London, Paris, Berlin – and Munich. Anyone talking about the European startup landscape can no longer do so without mentioning…

Five Things Startups Can Learn from the Podcast Boom

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Five Things Startups Can Learn from the Podcast Boom

A growing number of people are listening to podcasts. And as the number of listeners increases, the number and quality…

The Crisis Will Take the Lives of Healthy Startups

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The Crisis Will Take the Lives of Healthy Startups

As if under a magnifying glass, the corona crisis has exposed the strengths and weaknesses of startups. With their speed,…

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