From Nokia’s Snake Game To Supercell, Finland’s Gaming Industry Is Serious Business

 In September last year, Finland’s finance minister Alexander Stubb dubbed the country as the new sick man of Europe and while the country’s economy is fledgling and signs point to continued lackluster growth, the country’s startups – and especially its… Continue Reading

WorldRemit Gets $45M At A $500M Valuation To Grow Its Mobile Money Transfer Business

 A year after raising $ 100 million, London-based startup WorldRemit has picked up more funding. To compete against the likes of Western Union in the world of money transfers — and tap a remittance market that the World Bank estimates will be worth $ 610… Continue Reading

Yahoo Signals Its Core Business Could Be For Sale By Exploring “Strategic Alternatives”

 Well, we sort of expected this one to happen. After its core Internet business has continued to flounder, Yahoo says it is now exploring “strategic alternatives,” which could imply a number of things — including selling off its core business to… Continue Reading