The French browser Qwant extends its offer and hopes to become the next European Google

By stepping up its offers, the French search engine intends to impose itself as an essential platform for its users. The startup’s new goal is to make its ecosystem as exhaustive as possible, adding to its initial ambition of a less privacy-invasive browser. This Thursday, June 14, start-up president and co-founder Eric Léandri presented in… Read More

Back Market raises 41 million euros to conquer the U.S. market with its reconditioned products

Electronic products reconditioning is really appreciated, as shown by the start-up’s success. This one can indeed boast about having convinced its investors to grant it 41 additional million euros, a guarantee of the multiple possibilities it might have in the U.S. No more electronic products thrown away, Black Market plays a part in sustainable development… Read More

The real-life networking start-up Swapcard raises €4M

Initially a service of business cards’ virtual exchange, Swapcard has successfully completed its repositioning in the digital event-planning. A fruitful bet for this French start-up, which reaches, with its dreams of greatness, a 4 million euros fund raising. Papers are dead according to Swapcard, which chose all-digital calling card in 2014. Out of lost or… Read More

Patreon and Kit are joining forces to improve the lives of content creators

The San Francisco based platform Patreon just acquired Kit, a startup focused on allowing content creators to display merchandise on their different online profiles. The deal between Patreon and Kit was announced today and promises an interesting collaboration for the users of Patreon who wish to offer recommendations for various products they love. Patreon originally… Read More

“Ornikar”, “En voiture Simone”… the multiplication of online driving schools startups

Since 2013, many startups of online driving schools have been created, testifying a will to ride the wave of the thriving market of obtaining a driving licence. With knock-down prices and transition to fully digital, these companies intend to change the way of teaching driving. Five startups of driving schools online came out, in France,… Read More

Test your fertility at low prices thanks to Modern Fertility

The US startup Modern Fertility just garnered $ 6 million through a round of investments led by Maveron and UN Venture. The company specializing in women’s health offers affordable hormone testing to assess fertility directly at home. The CBC’s Journalism Lab [RAD] recently reported that egg freezing is one of many solutions to women’s concerns… Read More