Email—yes, email—is the next great media platform

Editorial-focused newsletters are gaining momentum—and a small Dutch company is putting inbox-based publishing within everyone’s reach. Martijn de Kuijper first saw the seeds of email’s editorial evolution taking shape three years ago. De Kuijper—a serial entrepreneur based in Utrecht, Netherlands, 20 miles southeast of Amsterdam—found himself growing frustrated with the Read more…

Polarsteps raises €900.000 seed funding

The app Polarsteps tracks all your travels.  According to CEO Koen Droste the community now exists of 200.000 active users.To make a step forward itself, it raised funding from various Netherlands based internet entrepreneurs. The money will be used for recruitment drive and product development. The funding comes from names like Patrick Read more…

The Periodic Table of Dutch (Digital) Tech

A lot is happening in the Dutch digital startup world. Great startups are founded, and great startups are funded for growth as well. The Netherlands proudly created Unicorns as Adyen, and high-growth scale-ups such as Catawiki, Travelbird, TakeAway.com, WeTransfer and Shapeways. More and more Dutch VC’s, either corporate or institutional, Read more…