Henry and Simon

Weekly digest of startup news #3

April 05, 2020 Henry Season 2 Episode 3
Henry and Simon
Weekly digest of startup news #3
Show Notes

Hi there home-lockups! The 3nd episode of Weekly digest is out, today in less than 10 minutes you’ll get compressed news about the startup and entrepreneur scene in Prague and the rest of Europe!

Czech news: 

We spoke about GoOut and its NIC 2020 initiative. We covered the new Mealio.cz, the meal delivery aggregator that helps you to order from multiple delivery services under one roof. We mentioned ulekare.cz and their fantastic way to get your medical consultation remotely without visiting a hospital. 

International headlines:

You'll find numerous apps that have been repurposed and launched to support initiatives against the spread of Covid19, such as telemedicine apps, and a birth control system repurposed to track coronavirus symptoms.

https://sifted.eu/articles/startup-initiatives-coronavirus/ 

We discuss Collibra's monster financing round and the German start-up package that will help young businesses through this crisis. https://tech.eu/brief/these-were-the-10-biggest-european-tech-stories-this-week-3-april-2020/ 

Softbank drop their tender for $3B for WeWork citing antitrust issues and Covid19.