Tuesday, December 1, 2020
Authors Posts by Rafael Pires

Rafael Pires

Rafael Pires
Curious tech guy exploring the entrepreneurship world, with a passion for design and photography! Co-founder of Startup X, a non-profit organization responsible for programs like Startup Pirates, Startup Pirates Enterprise and PortugalStartups.com. Enthusiastic about sharing ideas and experiences. Host at Porto Startup Coffee Meetup.

Gaming Startups booming! Bica Studios closed seed round

Led by Portugal Ventures, the gaming start-up Bica Studios announced that it has closed its first seed investment round. The goal is to boost the...

What if tourism agents could “fight” for travelers?

Let me introduce you to UBEOS, a 100% Portuguese startup project aiming to provide a greater convenience to the customer when it comes to...

Tradiio, a music discovery platform, has raised $975,000

Available via the web and through iOS and Android apps, Tradiio’s free platform lets users listen to new music from up-and-coming artists, giving them...
iddo bmx sensor

The first BMX Sensor in the World is Portuguese – Iddo

The BMX innovation has been dead since 1970, according to the team behind Iddo. It’s quite a long period considering the passionate community around...

Johnny Dash, a new endless runner game for Android

It looks like the Portuguese gaming community has another game to brag about. We are talking about Johnny Dash, that was released yesterday by Insane Sheep,...
EU Mobile Challenge

NearUs and Surfstoke among the finalists of the EU Mobile Challenge

Two Portuguese apps got into the 6 finalist of the EU Mobile Challenge. The challenge is organized by Applied Innovation Institute (AII), the IE Business School and...
Musicverb Explore

Musicverb presents the live music booking management in-app

Let me introduce you to Rui Santos Couto, the founder of Musicverb. He is an event manager and musician. As an event manager, he...

MARE STARTUP brought to the public today!

Today, the Mare Startup protocol was signed by the Faculty of Sciences - University of Lisbon, Catholic University of Portugal, Business Forum of the Sea...
Collider Class of 2015

Ignidata gets into Collider’s 2015 class

Ignidata, from Lisbon and incubated at Startup Lisboa, is among the nine ‘Madtech’ startups that made it through the challenging application and pitching process...

The Portuguese Ecosystem will be part of the SXSW program

It was with some surprise, but definitely with a lot of satisfaction that I realised the Portuguese Startup Scene would be part of this year's...