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Founding editor of (follow us @tech_eu) . Formerly European Editor @TheNextWeb and senior reporter @TechCrunch. Citation always needed.

Zalando "on track" for a profitable year as Q3 revenue rose 24% — Berlin-based online fashion retail juggernaut Zalando says it's on track for a profitable 2014 after reporting strong results for the third quarter of the year, the first financial results it's shared after going public on the Frankfurt stock exchange in October.

Lunch date with @pelinildeniz from @belchambayarea. Don't tell @jovoordeckers. And hi to @fredd! — Lunch date with @pelinildeniz from @belchambayarea. Don't tell @jovoordeckers. And hi to @fredd! - At kOzi lunch kicks off European recruitment drive for 2016 — Non-profit organisation, which runs a global student entrepreneur investor and company building program, is today kicking off its 'Class of 2016′ recruiting for top student entrepreneurs currently enrolled at European universities.

Will clean up? A chat with CEO Alex Depledge — At the recent Web Summit conference in Dublin, we caught up with Alex Depledge, co-founder of London-based, which operates a site that lets people find and book vetted, self-employed local cleaners.

French consumer body CLCV sues Netflix in Paris court — CLCV, a French non-profit consumer protection association, this morning announced (PDF) that it is suing Netflix on grounds that the subscription video service does not comply with French consumer law. In a statement, the organisation said it is suing Netflix before a Paris court over what it describes as "malicious and illegal clauses" in its contract terms that make the US company allegedly noncompliant with French consumer legislation.

Slush 2014 memories: A photo essay — This week, I attended the Slush conference, an annual event in Northern Europe that brings together entrepreneurs, investors and journalists from around the world together in the darkness and cold that defines Helsinki, Finland around this time of the year.

The UK is home to 400 tech 'scale-ups', report says — The Startup Europe Partnership (SEP), a platform meant to stimulate the region's tech ecosystem that has received backing from several large corporations (Telefónica and Microsoft among others) and education institutions from across Europe, has set out to identify and collect data on startups and 'scale-ups' continent-wide.

Prezi raises $57 million as it hits 50 million users — It's a big day for Prezi, the Hungarian-American company behind the nifty cloud-based presentation platform with the same name. At the Slush conference in Helsinki, Finland, the startup is today announcing a massive round of funding totalling $57 million and some impressive user and engagement milestones.

Great fun on stage at #slush14 with Mattias @Ljungman from @AtomicoVentures — Great fun on stage at #slush14 with Mattias @Ljungman from @AtomicoVentures - At Messukeskus in Helsinki

Ve buys digital advertising firm GDM Digital in $12 million deal — UK-founded e-commerce conversion company Ve has acquired digital advertising company GDM Digital in a $12 million deal. The acquisition marks Ve's expansion into digital advertising and increases Ve's client base to more than 6,000 online businesses. GDM works with companies like Microsoft, Lufthansa, IBM and Audi.
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Nov 27, 2014

RT @alonso_50: On @tech_eu: The difference between raising early-stage capital in the US vs. Europe: A founder’s perspective

Nov 27, 2014

RT @markscott82: Average French worker puts in 39.5 hours a week vs. eurozone average of 40.9 hours -…

Nov 27, 2014

A spotlight on @TeamKano, the UK startup striving to build the ‘first computer company’ to empower creativity… #ICYMI

Nov 27, 2014

RT @COMPUTERWOCHE: On @tech_eu: Meet Kano, the UK startup striving to build the ‘first computer company’ to empower creativity

Nov 26, 2014

RT @Techmeme: Almost half of Airbnb's $1.45M 2010 revenue in New York was from 119 users with 3+ listings……

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