ProCEEd #17 (August 17–23, 2015)

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Welcome to the fresh edition of ProCEEd, the newsletter that helps you to stay up to date with the tech scene in Central and Eastern Europe.

The past seven days have brought us a few R&D and funding news stories, some loud accusations (both about Russian companies), as well as a few interesting long reads from across CEE. Feel free to dive in and enjoy the reading!


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Eugene Kaspersky has denied the accusations in creating fake malware, saying that the Reuters report does not contain ‘a shred of evidence


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Pioneers of the Balkans is a new startup competition that will take place this fall and winter in Zagreb and Belgrade


Startup news

VC news

Bigger companies

  • Singapore-based Hi-P, which manufactures YotaPhone 2, takes Yota Devices to court over refusal to take delivery of smartphones
  • Kaspersky has denied the accusations in creating fake malware, saying that the Reuters report does not contain ‘a shred of evidence

Governments

In other news

Long reads

Image credits: Aero Icarus, -Mina-

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