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Future unicorns: the ten startups with most chances of becoming part of the select 1000 million club

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Experts and analysts speculate to determine which startups will reach the desired limit of 1000 Million Dollars during this year. Names as Cyanogen, 3d Robotics and the Spanish app Wallapop are among the favourites.

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Bitcoin pioneers rub their hands as it emerges from the underworld

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Long time ago, Bitcoin seemed a geek's thing. Now, the most important investors in the world put their money in this cryptocurrency... but why? what's the future of Bitcoin?

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3 key learnings from being part of a multicultural founding team

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Do you take part in a multicultural business? Know the advantages you can bring from a great communication environment and incorporate them into your startup.

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Q&A with Michael Pryor, CEO of TRELLO about their product and their launch in Spain

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We interview the CEO of Trello to know more about their origins, how did they scale up to so many zillions of users and about the motivations of targeting Spain.

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Q&A: Ignacio Vilela talks about Startcaps Ventures, a SF-based microVC with Spanish origins

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We sat down with Ignacio Vilela, founding partner of Startcaps Ventures, to talk about his firm's origins and his view on the Spanish startup ecosystem.

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Q&A with Juan Margenat: building companies and investing from Barcelona

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We sat down with Juan Margenat to talk about the investment landscape in Spain and the challenges they've faced as they continue to build Marfeel from Barcelona.

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How to talk like a startup investor

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If you're an investor interested in startups, check this post on how to talk like a startup investor and do well in your network.

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Q&A with Rodrigo Martínez: Point Nine Capital, angel-VCs and Berlin’s ecosystem

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We sat down with Rodrigo Martínez from Point Nine Capital to talk about the history of the angel-VC fund, what they look for in startups and the evolution of Berlin's startup ecosystem.

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The Spanish startup ecosystem in Q4 2014: €77M raised (+315% YoY)

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This is our investment report for the fourth quarter of 2014, which closes a great year for Spanish startups and investors with notable investment deals and exits.

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Software patents in Europe: how do they affect startups?

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Software patents continue to be enforced by shadow companies in an effort to make money out of nothing. However, what's the situation in Europe? How do software patents affect startups?

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