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About Finnish society & culture. From snow to sauna, from natives to Nokia.
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Bitcoin Hackathon in Finland Sept 2-4 Seeking Software Engineers ...

Bitcoin Hackathon in Finland Sept 2-4 Seeking Software Engineers ... | Finland | Scoop.it
The Bitcoin Hackathon conference will be held in Aalto Venture Garage, Betonimiehenkuja 3, Espoo, Finland on September 2-4. The free 2-day event is the latest evidence of the tech and startup boom the Nordic region has ...
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Startup Sauna heats up Finland

Startup Sauna heats up Finland | Finland | Scoop.it
"We think beginning a startup is like going in the sauna. You go in naked, you sweat it out, the coaches throw some water on the stones and you come out feeling brand new," said Ville Simola of the Startup Sauna within the Aalto Venture Garage.

The Aalto Venture Garage is an entreprenueral workspace and incubator in Espoo, Finland, a suburb twenty minutes outsideof the capital city of Helsinki.

So, how was the Garage started?...
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Nokia's former employees are building Finland's future - TNW Europe

Nokia's former employees are building Finland's future - TNW Europe | Finland | Scoop.it
The Next Web was in Helsinki last week, and we delved deep into the startup scene that's bubbling across the Finnish capital.

We started at Aalto Venture Garage, a seed accelerator ...
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