When large groups and startups go hand in hand to do good business

The David with Goliath award, awarded this Thursday, November 24th, distinguishes large companies and start-ups that managed to organize a win-win partnership. Relationships between large groups and start-ups are changing. The former’s motivations for joining the latter are no longer the same as in 2015. This is what Bain & Company and the Raise Sherpas … Read more

What should startups learn from the current Big Tech slump?

Startups can learn from the financial problems of big tech companies like Twitter (Photo: Souvik Banerjee) GUEST BLOG. After a total euphoria in the field of technology, we are now witnessing the rapid downfall of most large technology companies. Think of Elon Musk’s acquisition of Twitter, which is already talking about the possibility of bankruptcy, … Read more

After the euphoria, tech startups come back to earth

“We’re back on the ground,” notes Charlie O’Donnell, founder of investment firm Brooklyn Bridge Ventures, after a 2021 crop during which “investors were taken.” (Photo: 123RF) NEW YORK – After a euphoric year marked by record fundraising, tech startups are navigating between more expensive and less abundant money and a looming recession. “We’re back on … Read more

In Africa, start-ups put innovation at the service of the environment

In Africa, start-ups put innovation at the service of the environment | corporate top of page In terms of sustainable development, environment and renewable energy, Africa is also a land of innovation. These 3 promising start-ups, supported by the Orange Fab and the Orange Social Venture Prize in Africa and the Middle East, prove this … Read more

WattByWatt: the energy revolution of a Laval startup

“It is a mini-panel that transforms light energy into electricity. The magic is that it works from the inside,” explains Pierre Des Lierres, director of business development at WattByWatt. (Courtesy photo) Can you imagine a future where your cell phone is simply recharged using daylight or a regular light bulb? No more batteries or charging … Read more

“Today, creating a start-up is the preferred option for young graduates of prestigious schools”

By Elsa Bembaron Published on 09/20/2022 at 1:07 pm, Update on 09/20/2022 at 19:18 Frédéric Mazzella and Maya Noël for France Digitale with Franck Sebag (EY) EB On its tenth anniversary, France Digitale, which brings together French startups and investors, takes stock of the ecosystem and warns of the main challenges to be faced for … Read more

WattByWatt: the energy revolution of a Laval startup

“It is a mini-panel that transforms light energy into electricity. The magic is that it works from the inside,” explains Pierre Des Lierres, director of business development at WattByWatt. (Courtesy photo) Can you imagine a future where your cell phone is simply recharged using daylight or a regular light bulb? No more batteries or charging … Read more