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22/04/2014

Why playing with Lego can (maybe) help your startup

Have you ever played with Lego? Did you ever think it might be a serious thing? Tomorrow, as they say, Lego could become your best ally in boosting your startup. Even though,  if you choose to...
16/04/2014

Here is how they do it in Germany: outlook on the German startup scene

When talking about the German startup scene, it is important to consider two aspects. First, we are mainly speaking about Berlin, as the one and only German startup and Venture Capital site. Second...
16/04/2014

Here is how they do it in Germany: outlook on the German startup scene

When talking about the German startup scene, it is important to consider two aspects. First, we are mainly speaking about Berlin, as the one and only German startup and Venture Capital site. Second...
12/04/2014

New 22 M$ round for Decisyon/Ecce Customer: interview with Cosimo Palmisano

Maybe somebody will remember our 2012 interview regarding Ecce Customer, now named Decisyon, a pre-incubated project by Working Capital and Top-ix concerning Social CRM. Then the news was the...
09/04/2014

Get ready! The Startup Visa is reaching Italy

When the innovation theme is brought up, one of the first things that come to mind is, naturally, the Silicon Valley, the focus of the American dream, where companies such as Facebook and Google...
08/04/2014

To start anew, stronger than ever

Having the courage to keep strong and follow your path, even when what you tried to create didn’t go the way you hoped, it is not an easy task. It’s even more difficult when you live in a country...
07/04/2014

The future beyond BitCoins

Even though the bitcoin concept has lately loss some credibility, its technology still has growth perspectives since it is applicable to many other business sectors. The big hit to his reputation...
07/04/2014

All the advantages of the 2014 Call for Ideas

The Call for Ideas of the 2014 edition of the Working Capital program, started on the 27th of March and that will remain open till the 26th of May, this year presents many new advantages for its...
03/04/2014

E-commerce in Italy: the Velasca Case

In 2013 Italian E-commerce has considerably grown; it was a much more rapid increase than the one of other occidental countries. This is one of the reasons why many italian startups have decided to...
01/04/2014

Opening #Wcap and the Call for Ideas

Yesterday 27th of March, in Rome, Working Capital Accelerator hosted the Opening #Wcap “Make In Italy” event. It was the occasion to talk about talent, passion for entrepreneurship and innovation...
27/03/2014

Mobile apps: which Business Model is best?

One of the classic recommendations a startup receives when it starts operating is to generate revenue fast, but is such a recommendation still valid if the product we are talking about is an app?...
27/03/2014

Is it possible to innovate within a big company?

INNOVATION WITHIN A CORPORATION? ...