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Stockholm now has a POP HOUSE HOTEL with themed rooms and live gigs

Mar 27, 2015 13:55 GMT ABBA THE MUSEUM On March 25, Melody Hotel changed name to POP HOUSE HOTEL, which houses the Swedish Popular Music History exhibit, ABBA The Museum, Swedish Music Hall of Fame and the POP shop. The house has already welcomed more than 600,000 visitors. Now the hotel and restaurant is being further developed:

Abertas inscrições para a 10a. edição do BrasilCine

Mar 16, 2015 10:00 GMT BrasilCine Film Festival O festival acontece de 7-11 de outubro em Estocolmo, capital da Suécia.

Make your own games with Adventure Box preview at EGX in London 12-14 of March 2015

Mar 09, 2015 22:34 GMT Adventure Box Happy L-Lord AB, the Swedish company behind the Adventure Box game, is attending the EGX REZZED gaming event in London 12-14 of March 2015. The company is allowing visitors to try out pre­views of both the Adventure Box Maker – which allows users to create and share their own web voxel games – and the first game made with the Maker, the companies Role Playing Game (RPG) "The Rise of an Empire".

Finally back together – forever. ABBA The Museum presents figures of ABBA, showcasing unique Swedish craftsmanship

Mar 03, 2015 15:00 GMT ABBA THE MUSEUM ABBA The Museum is launching its biggest attraction since opening in May 2013. Four life-size replicas of ABBA members Frida, Agnetha, Björn and Benny in silicon, dressed in their legendary stage clothes from the late ‘70s. Work on the figures has been ongoing for just over a year, headed by talented make-up artist and artist Göran Lundström at Effektstudion in Hammarby Sjöstad, Stockholm.

TURNING THE VISION OF A HOUSE ABOUT MUSIC INTO REALITY

Feb 24, 2015 13:04 GMT ABBA THE MUSEUM In December, Björn Ulvaeus, in collaboration with partners Conni Jonsson and Pelle Lindberg, acquired the property Konsthallen 2 at Djurgårdsvägen 68 in Stockholm, via the new company POP HOUSE. The building houses three tenants: ABBA The Museum, Swedish Music Hall of Fame and Melody Hotel.

Stockholm cloud based company featured in Nasdaq article

Feb 05, 2015 08:59 GMT UP THERE, EVERYWHERE Cloud based agency UP THERE, EVERYWHERE, that began in Stockholm 3 years ago, is featured in a Nasdaq blog post today on changing employment trends and the use of the cloud.

Mavshack soon available at 50 million+ households

Jan 12, 2015 08:32 GMT Mavshack AB (publ) Internet TV network Mavshack is happy to announce that its service will be shortly available on popular platforms like Roku, Microsoft Xbox, Sky powered Now TV, Sony Smart TV and Samsung Smart TV. This has been made possible through a new partnership with 1 Mainstream, a digital TV distribution platform for deploying HD video services on multiple platforms and devices.

Highlights at This Spring’s Formex

Jan 08, 2015 13:25 GMT Stockholmsmässan ​Wednesday 14 January sees the start of Formex, the Nordic region’s largest trade fair for interior design and gifts. The entire industry converges on Stockholmsmässan to make spring purchases and take a look at the latest trends at the fair, which lasts for four days and features 829 exhibitors.

Mavshacks beats own estimate for 2014 by more than 12 percent

Jan 07, 2015 08:29 GMT Mavshack AB (publ) Mavshack has beaten its own estimate of 2 million registered users for 2014 by 12.89 percent. Heading into the new year with 2.26 million registered users, the company is optimistic going forward and is expecting continued positive growth during 2015.

Björn Ulvaeus acquires property that houses ABBA The Museum/Swedish Music Hall of Fame on Djurgården in Stockholm

Dec 18, 2014 14:00 GMT ABBA THE MUSEUM Kopparnäset AB, Qarlbo AB and 2try AB have acquired the property Konsthallen 2 at Djurgårdsvägen 68 in Stockholm from Rotaria AB, and will assume ownership on January 29, 2015.