balkans

  • Watch Out For The Balkans

    Watch Out For The Balkans

    We’re 50 kilometers outside of Ljubljana, Slovenia, in Bled Castle, overlooking a clear blue mountain lake, a set of gilded clouds scudding overhead and the sun is shining bright over miles of untrammeled forests. On the water below tiny swimmers look as if they’re floating in thin air, arms and legs swinging, making ripples in something invisible. We’re also fifty… Read More

  • TechCrunch Balkans Steams Through Belgrade And Zagreb, Ljubljana Is Next

    TechCrunch Balkans Steams Through Belgrade And Zagreb, Ljubljana Is Next

    We have one more stop on the long road from Sofia to Ljubljana and each city has been better than the last. In Belgrade we met some exciting startups including the winner, Pubsonic, the winner that night, and Warrant.ly. In Zagreb we met SizeM, a unique bra-fitting app, and a clever Kinect-based animation program Read More

  • TechCrunch Balkans Is Off To A Roaring Start

    TechCrunch Balkans Is Off To A Roaring Start

    Last night in Sofia, Bulgaria was a blast. It was TechCrunch’s first Balkans mini-meetup and we had six great startups pitch to win a spot in Disrupt Berlin’s startup alley. Last night Farmhopping took the gold while Sensika came in second place. However, expect to see a lot more of the other entrants, Imagga,Number Picture,Storpool, and Playground Energy. You can read more about it… Read More

  • See You Next Week! Details On The Balkans Meetups

    See You Next Week! Details On The Balkans Meetups

    I will be rolling through Sofia, Belgrade, Zagreb, and Ljubljana next week for a series of informal meet-ups. If you’re in those cities, I want you to attend. Here are the details. Read More

  • Reminder: Let’s Rock Out In The Balkans

    Reminder: Let’s Rock Out In The Balkans

    Are you in Bulgaria, Serbia, Croatia, or Slovenia? Have I got a treat for you. In an effort to spread the good word about TC in the rest of Europe, I will be rolling through Sofia, Belgrade, Zagreb, and Ljubljana at the beginning of July for a series of informal meet-ups. If you’re in those cities, I want you to attend! Read More

  • Reminder: TechCrunch Is Hitting The Balkans In Less Than A Month

    Reminder: TechCrunch Is Hitting The Balkans In Less Than A Month

    Dobro utro, zdravo, and pozdravi, friends! In an effort to spread the good word about TC to the rest of Europe, I will be rolling through Sofia, Belgrade, Zagreb, and Ljubljana at the beginning of July for a series of informal meet-ups. If you’re in those cities, I want you to attend! Read More

  • Reminder: Sign Up For The Balkans Mini Pitch-Off

    Reminder: Sign Up For The Balkans Mini Pitch-Off

    Are you in Bulgaria, Serbia, Croatia, or Slovenia? Have I got a treat for you. In an effort to spread the good word about TC in the rest of Europe, I will be rolling through Sofia, Belgrade, Zagreb, and Ljubljana at the beginning of July for a series of informal meet-ups. If you’re in those cities, I want you to attend! Read More