Google expands its Cloud Platform region in the Netherlands

Google today announced that it has expanded its recently launched Cloud Platform region in the Netherlands with an additional zone. The investment, which is worth a reported 500 million euros, expands

MessageBird, a profitable rival to Twilio from Europe, introduces support for chat apps

Twilio’s IPO this month isn’t just good timing for the tech industry, which has been waiting for a promising public listing from one of its number, it has set up the perfect stage for a le

Fixico lets motorists snap photos to get quotes for cosmetic car repairs

Dutch startup Fixico is using the smartphone's ubiquity to power a platform that connects car owners whose car has suffered cosmetic damage to bodywork repair shops that can polish out the scratches o

The Netherlands: A Look At The World’s High-Tech Startup Capital

It’s a fascinating time to take stock of startup innovation in the Netherlands, a rare turning point where you can watch the hard work of the past give way to the immense promise of the future. Behi

TC Makers: Kinova Robotics Gives The Disabled A Helping Hand

Montreal-based Kinova Robotics was founded in part because of one man – the founder’s uncle, Jaco, a disabled inventor who created a manipulator for his wheelchair out of a hot dog pincher

Internet Privacy Is The Wrong Conversation

On April 2, the Wall Street Journal reported that Facebook is in hot water with government regulators in six European countries over its practice of tracking users’ movements across the web to sell

Tidal, The Hi-Fi Music Service Jay-Z Is Buying, Expands To 22 More Markets, Reports Only 12K Users

Where Neil Young’s Pono may have flopped with critics, another hi-fidelity music service soon to be owned by a music superstar is hoping to fly. Tidal, a new hi-fi streaming service from Norwa

An Open Letter to LivingSocial: Learn from Groupon's International Mistakes

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Microsoft giving away 777 copies of Windows 7 Ultimate to residents of Zevenhuizen, Netherlands

<img src="" />Fellow nerds will know that <i>Final Fantasy VII</i> had a special “mode,” I guess, called “All Lucky 7s” that tr

And now The Pirate Bay has been ordered to close up shop in the Netherlands

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Netherlands gets iPhone tariff info

Dutch readers rejoice! has released their tariff info for the iPhone 3G. I’m going to have you look above at the screen grab or head over to because my understanding of Dutch