ICT

Finland is known as a world leader in ICT innovation, information society development and high quality ICT products. It is one of the most advanced information societies in the world. As a percentage of GDP, Finnish R&D investments are the third largest in the world. Also the number of patents per capita, especially in the ICT field, is among the highest of the world, Well‐known technologies and services originating from Finland include Linux, the SMS, ring tones and Internet banking services. Finland is also renowned as a pioneer in mobile telecommunications services and applications.

GMO Global Sign acquires Finnish Ubisecure

GMO Global Sign, the security division of the Tokyo-based GMO Internet Group and a provider …

Skilled workforce, ICT, R&D&I, Skills

The next big thing is wearable

MY TWO CENTS: Leigh Ewin One of the biggest issues that we face in today’s …

Skilled workforce, ICT, Skills, Connected health, Startups

ScratchDuino launches Kickstarter campaign

Mezon.Ru, a winner of Google Rise Awards 2013 and 2014, recently announced the launch of …

ICT, Growth Capital, Russia

Meet the pioneers of health and wellness at Health 2.0

Why Finland is the hottest spot in Europe for health and wellness innovation? Finland is …

ICT, Life Sciences, Connected health, MedTech, Neurogaming, Personalized medicine

Danfoss offers to buy AC-Drive maker Vacon in €1.04 billion deal

Danish energy company Danfoss A/S has offered to buy Finnish electric drive maker Vacon for about …

ICT, R&D&I, Skills, Growth Capital

GrayMatter launches MarketPlace BI

GrayMatter Software Service Pvt. Ltd. announced the launch of MarketPlace BI, an online portal for …

ICT

GrayMatter acquires Talents Technology Oy in Finland

GrayMatter Software Services Oy acquires Talents Technology Oy, Finland in a quasi-acquisition deal to jump …

Prime location, ICT, R&D&I, Aviation

Indoor Atlas wants to be the GPS of interiors

Although the recent employment cuts have hit hard in Oulu, the Northern city doesn’t only …

Skilled workforce, ICT, Skills, Digital content, Mobile

Chinese company Geo Star opens office in Finland

One of the leading geospatial information systems (GIS) companies in China officially opened its first …

ICT, China

Finland’s sleeping tiger awakes

MY TWO CENTS: Joanne Murray One could be forgiven for thinking that aircraft engineering in …

Prime location, ICT, Logistics, Infrastructure, International accessibility, Aviation

Microsoft sets up a new data center in Finland

Microsoft has finally set up a promised large data center in Finland. The center is …

ICT, Data Center

Why Helsinki is a hotbed for hit games

[a]listdaily interviews Finnish gaming startup Seriously’s co-founder Petri Järvilehto to find out why many internationally …

Skilled workforce, ICT, Skills, Gaming, Mobile, Startups

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The fact that Finland has produced so many significant companies in the mobile and mobile content space — not just Nokia and Rovio — is a testament to this being a good place to bank such an effort.

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