Agile Adria, the biggest agile/lean conference in southeastern Europe, will take place next week in Croatia. The event wants to gather agilests from Croatia, Slovenia, Italy, Austria, Hungary, Serbia and Bosnia and Herzegovina and one of the keynote speakers is Ángel Medinilla. Ángel has more than 17 years of working experience in the ICT market and he started his own agile consulting firm in 2007. Eight years later he will talk about the new age of Agile and the influence of Lean Startups. Can well established companies be agile like startups?
droidcon, global developer conference focusing on the best of Android, is taking place in Croatia for the first time, bringing together regional and global talent and expertise.
It seems like Hungarian AutoHop has just entered Romanian, Croatian and Serbian market and it already changed its name – the ridesharing service has been acquired by BlaBlaCar, a well known platform from France, for an undisclosed amount.
It is hard to find an exact number of abandoned digital profiles, but we can surely talk about tens of millions, if not more. If you take that into consideration, you will not be surprised that MemoAngel is not a first digital afterlife service, because this topic is quite intriguing and natural. But this Croatian project might had found a niche that has plenty of space for further business development — and as the time goes by, that space will be, unfortunately, bigger and bigger.
Go, Teddy, go!
Croatian Teddy the Guardian has just came back from the Consumer Electronics Show and it already brought some good news – the startup raised a seed round of $400.000 and generated $716.000 in preorders. If you wondered when it will be available for sale – don’t worry, your new smart and fuzzy friend could be in your home this spring.
We usually don’t write about ongoing crowdfunding campaigns at Netokracija CEE, but we just had to introduce you to Walpie, a very groovy cat that wants to take YOU out for a walk. Wait, what…? Yes, you will ask that question often, throughout the whole article, because this campaign is a bit… Different. Why a cat, not a dog? Why crowdfunding? Who is the mysterious Mr MITS? We have (almost) all the answers!