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The first fire extinguisher designed to fit on the kitchen counter

The first fire extinguisher designed to fit on the kitchen counter

Press Releases   •   Oct 16, 2018 07:15 GMT

The winner of this year’s Stockholm Acceleration Scholarship will be announced today. Andreas Westberg will receive SEK 250,000 for his ‘Firemill’ innovation – a totally new kind of fire extinguisher that is so small, it can fit on the kitchen counter.

Stockholm Tech Week: Welcome to a world leading tech ecosystem

Stockholm Tech Week: Welcome to a world leading tech ecosystem

Press Releases   •   Sep 03, 2018 06:15 GMT

During the first two weeks of September, Stockholm welcomes thousands of investors, entrepreneurs, talents and journalists, to discover one of the best tech ecosystems in the world. With 14 conferences and 50+ events, Stockholm Tech Week offers visitors to experience what's going to happen next in the world. Welcome to connect with the early starters of the Stockholm tech ecosystem!

Higher slope, longer skirun thanks to Amazon Web Services

Higher slope, longer skirun thanks to Amazon Web Services

Press Releases   •   Mar 26, 2018 07:15 GMT

The Vilsta ski slope in Eskilstuna in the Stockholm region, will become 10 meters higher just in time for the winter season next year. All thanks to shaft masses from the construction of Amazon Web Services (AWS)’s data center in Eskilstuna.

Here are the winners of the 2017 Stockholm Innovation Scholarship

Here are the winners of the 2017 Stockholm Innovation Scholarship

Press Releases   •   Nov 28, 2017 17:42 GMT

Mayor of Stockholm Karin Wanngård has presented the Stockholm Innovation Scholarship to five recipients at a ceremony at Stockholm City Hall. The jury, consisting of 27 renowned experts from Stockholm's business and innovation ecosystem, has identified the innovations with the best potential to become Stockholm's future growth companies, among 500 scholarship applications.

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Life science hotlist: Biolamina towards a paradigm shift

Life science hotlist: Biolamina towards a paradigm shift

News   •   Oct 03, 2013 16:01 GMT

Biolamina produces products for stem cell research and is one of the companies included on the Stockholm-Uppsala Life Science Investment Hotlist.

OpenLab tackles everyday problems in fast-growing Stockholm

OpenLab tackles everyday problems in fast-growing Stockholm

News   •   Oct 03, 2013 10:00 GMT

As cities grow and societies become more complex, both challenges and opportunities arise. In Stockholm, a number of leading research institutes have responded by attempting to provide solutions to meet the challenges of a growing and sustainable city.

Cloud-TV startup attracts investors for global expansion

Cloud-TV startup attracts investors for global expansion

News   •   Oct 02, 2013 16:10 GMT

If TV was invented today, and not a half century ago, would it still look and function like a TV? Probably not, according to the founders of Stockholm-based cloud-TV startup Magine.

$1 billion R&D investment by Ericsson: Stockholm gets new global ICT center

$1 billion R&D investment by Ericsson: Stockholm gets new global ICT center

News   •   Sep 05, 2013 09:44 GMT

Ericsson is building three global R&D ICT Centers to boost innovations. Two are located in Sweden, Stockholm and Linköping respectively, and one is located in Montreal, Canada. Ericsson also invests in a new hardware design building in Stockholm.

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Join Stockholm Tech Week for a transformative deep-dive in innovation this September

Join Stockholm Tech Week for a transformative deep-dive in innovation this September

Blog posts   •   Sep 02, 2018 07:46 GMT

Stockholm is a world-leading tech and innovation hub, attracting some of the best talents in the world. In the past ten months, Stockholm gave birth to new unicorns and saw large exits. During the first weeks of September, we're given the opportunity to connect with the early starters and innovators of tomorrow through 14 conferences and 50+ events throughout the city.

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Stockholm Tech Week

Stockholm Tech Week

Events   •   Aug 06, 2018 12:58 GMT

Welcome to an immersive experience of what’s going to happen next in the world.Stockholm is a world leading tech and innovation hub, attracting some of the best talents in the world. Welcome to find out why they move to Stockholm, what our progressive values are all about, and how we produce more billion dollar companies than any other place in the world, after Sillicon Valley.Welcome to connec...

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Stockholm - the Powerhouse of Sound

Stockholm - the Powerhouse of Sound

Documents   •   Jan 15, 2018 08:23 GMT

Stockholm is a place that acts like an incubator for ideas and where the tech and music industries respectively, have grown into world leaders. It’s in the intersection of these two successful hubs where synergies emerge. Here, innovations are transforming the music sector into a more transparent, accessible and democratic industry and offering new forms of entertainment in the process.

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Olympic anniversary: Stockholm Stadion, 100 years ahead of its time

The fifth Olympic Games were held in Stockholm in 1912. Many say they saved the modern Olympics. Why? Perhaps because the games were forward-looking in many ways: Stockholm Stadion, the main stadium, was built with an eye on the future. The progressive stadium became a model for similar arenas all over the world. And today, Stockholm Stadion is just as relevant as it was 100 years ago.

Record-low prices for high speed broadband in Stockholm

Access and rates for high-speed connections are important factors shaping the local business climate. According to an international survey of 11 major business cities, Singapore offers the lowest corporate rates for internet closely followed by Stockholm. Stockholm offers the lowest rate for dark fiber. New York is most expensive.