Archive | December, 2011

upcload voted best German startup 2011

19 Dec

  upcload, a web based service that measure syour clothing size using a webcam and a CD (you hold the CD in front of your navel and using your webcam upcload will measure your clothing size), has been voted German Startup of the year 2011 from the well respected startup blog deutsche-startups.de upcload, elected by [...]

Weekly Update – 2011/12/18: Artflakes, rocket internet, Ladenzeile, Springer, mylugo, doo, bonusbox

18 Dec

  This is your weekly update about the German startup scene – 1. till 12th of December (two weeks this time due to my holiays )   Artflakes goes USA Artflakes, a Berlin based online marketplace for art, will expand it’s marketplace to the US. According to artflakes co-founder Mathias Fiedler 75% of artflakes traffic [...]

Pinspire – the identical twin (clone) of Pinterest

1 Dec

  Rocket Internet, the incubator of the famous German internet brothers Samwers, has launched another clone of a successfull US website: Pinspire is nearly identical to pinterest. After many other clones (see my post on the German clone wars), most famous of all the amazing story of CityDeal and Groupon, the German internet scene is [...]