Peter Vesterbacka

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Name: Peter Vesterbacka
First reported Apr 18 2014 - Updated Apr 18 2014 - 1 reports

iHub to host first Startup Sauna in Africa

Kenyan tech innovation centre the iHub has teamed up with Startup Sauna, the leading startup accelerator in Northern Europe, to co-host a startup coaching and tech hub university networking event.This is the first time Startup Sauna will have a delegation ... [Published HumanIPO - Apr 18 2014]
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated Apr 16 2014 - 1 reports

Rovio Banks on the Bird, But Will You Care?

With two billion downloads, Angry Bird mobile games are the most distributed piece of game content in the world. Brand Ambassador Peter Vesterbacka tells the WSJ’s Ramy Inocencio the company is banking on the bird with merchandise and a 3-D movie. ... [Published WSJ.com Video - Digits - Apr 16 2014]
First reported Apr 15 2014 - Updated Apr 15 2014 - 1 reports

The Global Search for Education: What did you learn at Oppi?

"I am more hopeful now than before Oppi to accomplish the vision of the school of the future where "minimal invasive education" is a leading principle."- Pasi SahlbergWhy is Finland so fabulous at startups? Kano, the next generation computer kit, raised ... [Published Huffington Post - Apr 15 2014]
First reported Apr 13 2014 - Updated Apr 13 2014 - 1 reports

Teachers should not be guides or experts, just 'friends'

With the wealth of human knowledge now available on the internet, the time has come for teachers to stop acting as experts and instead just be children's "friends", a leading educationalist has said.Speaking to the Oppi learning festival in Helsinki, ... [Published Times Education Supplement - Apr 13 2014]
First reported Apr 12 2014 - Updated Apr 12 2014 - 1 reports

How video games can push the button on better learning

They transport you to a different world, says US educatorVideo games technology and a “pure science” approach to what works in education will be used to revolutionise schools, according to one of the world’s most celebrated educators.It is a futuristic ... [Published Times Education Supplement - Apr 12 2014]
First reported Mar 28 2014 - Updated Mar 28 2014 - 1 reports

Hitting two targets with one Angry Bird

Firm behind gaming sensation plans an education revolutionIt has become a fixture in almost every household and classroom, driving parents and teachers to despair. Now the makers of global gaming hit Angry Birds argue that their creation could transform ... [Published Times Education Supplement - Mar 28 2014]
First reported Mar 13 2014 - Updated Mar 13 2014 - 1 reports

Korean start-ups at U.S. content fair

AUSTIN, Texas - The Austin Convention Center was suddenly blasted by the sound of K-pop singer G-Dragon’s “Crooked” on Tuesday, and a host of young Koreans began to dance.Many of the moves were amateurish. No wonder: these were employees of Korean start-ups ... [Published Korea Joongang Daily - Mar 13 2014]
First reported Feb 21 2014 - Updated Feb 22 2014 - 2 reports

Rovio To Make Angry Birds Smart Covers For Jolla’s Sailfish OS Handset

In a Finnish startup love-in, Angry Birds maker Rovio and Sailfish OS smartphone maker Jolla are partnering for co-branded content on Jolla’s first handset . Jolla is also working with Finland’s F-Secure to bring its secure cloud storage service, ... [Published TechCrunch Europe - Feb 21 2014]
First reported Feb 15 2014 - Updated Feb 15 2014 - 1 reports

Angry Birds: How Do You Change Red to Pink?

Surely, you know of Peter Vesterbacka. Right? Well, it seems like he always is wearing his signature Angry Bird red hoodie. Well, I was a bit surprised to see him with a Pink Stella hoodie on as he posted on ...         ... [Published Wired Science » Science Blogs - Feb 15 2014]
First reported Feb 14 2014 - Updated Feb 14 2014 - 1 reports

These people studied Europe's app economy: what they found out will leave you totally amazed

Yesterday, I was delighted to speak in front of many talented and innovative entrepreneurs at EURapp – a presentation of the Commission's study on the European app economy – and it was great to find an area where Europe is keeping up with the US! ... [Published Latest News from Neelie Kroes - Feb 14 2014]
First reported Jan 27 2014 - Updated Jan 27 2014 - 2 reports

Sponsored post: EC VP to launch final EU app economy event [Company News]

Results from the Eurapp study of the EU app economy will be presented at an event in Brussels on Feb. 13. The event will be launched by Neelie Kroes, the VP of the European Commission and Commissioner for the Digital Agenda in Europe. “We will be presenting ... [Published GigaOM Network - Jan 27 2014]
First reported Jan 22 2014 - Updated Jan 22 2014 - 2 reports

Somewhere Between Coke And Nintendo, Rovio Wants To Be A Super Brand

Being a successful gaming company is hard. Not only is the competitive landscape vastly overcrowded, but the winds of change pull people from one gaming hit to another faster than you can water your Farmville strawberries. But for the past four years, ... [Published TechCrunch - Jan 22 2014]

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iHub to host first Startup Sauna in Africa [Published HumanIPO - Apr 18 2014]
Rovio Banks on the Bird, But Will You Care? [Published WSJ.com Video - Digits - Apr 16 2014]
The Global Search for Education: What did you ... [Published Huffington Post - Apr 15 2014]
Teachers should not be guides or experts, just ... [Published Times Education Supplement - Apr 13 2014]
How video games can push the button on better l... [Published Times Education Supplement - Apr 12 2014]
Hitting two targets with one Angry Bird [Published Times Education Supplement - Mar 28 2014]
Korean start-ups at U.S. content fair [Published Korea Joongang Daily - Mar 13 2014]
Rovio To Make Angry Birds Smart Covers For Joll... [Published TechCrunch Europe - Feb 21 2014]
Rovio To Make Angry Birds Smart Covers For Joll... [Published TechCrunch - Feb 21 2014]
Angry Birds: How Do You Change Red to Pink? [Published Wired Science » Science Blogs - Feb 15 2014]
These people studied Europe's app economy: what... [Published Latest News from Neelie Kroes - Feb 14 2014]
Sponsored post: EC VP to launch final EU app ec... [Published GigaOM Network - Jan 27 2014]
Sponsored post: EC VP to launch final EU app ec... [Published GigaOM - Jan 27 2014]
Somewhere Between Coke And Nintendo, Rovio Want... [Published TechCrunch - Jan 22 2014]
Somewhere Between Coke And Nintendo, Rovio Want... [Published TechCrunch Europe - Jan 22 2014]
Nintendo’s flailing, but it has options that do... [Published Venturebeat - Jan 17 2014]
In Rovio And Supercell's Wake, Finland's Gaming... [Published TechCrunch - Dec 04 2013]
In the land of Angry Birds: Rovio’s headquarter... [Published Venturebeat - Nov 24 2013]
How the Collapse of Nokia Is Igniting Europe's ... [Published Mashable! - Nov 18 2013]
Slush Brings €60b in Venture Capital to Helsink... [Published PRWeb - Aug 14 2013]
41 Global Thought Leaders Provide Their Views O... [Published Visionwiz » Business and Technology blog, ventu ... - Sep 12 2011]
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Rovio Banks on the Bird, But Will You Care? [Published WSJ.com Video - Digits - Apr 16 2014]
With two billion downloads, Angry Bird mobile games are the most distributed piece of game content in the world. Brand Ambassador Peter Vesterbacka tells the WSJ’s Ramy Inocencio the company is banking on the bird with merchandise and a 3-D movie. ...
Rovio To Make Angry Birds Smart Covers For Joll... [Published TechCrunch Europe - Feb 21 2014]
In a Finnish startup love-in, Angry Birds maker Rovio and Sailfish OS smartphone maker Jolla are partnering for co-branded content on Jolla’s first handset . Jolla is also working with Finland’s F-Secure to bring its secure cloud storage service, ...
Rovio To Make Angry Birds Smart Covers For Joll... [Published TechCrunch - Feb 21 2014]
In a Finnish startup love-in, Angry Birds maker Rovio and Sailfish OS smartphone maker Jolla are partnering for co-branded content on Jolla’s first handset . Jolla is also working with Finland’s F-Secure to bring its secure cloud storage service, ...
Angry Birds: How Do You Change Red to Pink? [Published Wired Science » Science Blogs - Feb 15 2014]
Surely, you know of Peter Vesterbacka. Right? Well, it seems like he always is wearing his signature Angry Bird red hoodie. Well, I was a bit surprised to see him with a Pink Stella hoodie on as he posted on ...         ...
These people studied Europe's app economy: what... [Published Latest News from Neelie Kroes - Feb 14 2014]
Yesterday, I was delighted to speak in front of many talented and innovative entrepreneurs at EURapp – a presentation of the Commission's study on the European app economy – and it was great to find an area where Europe is keeping up with the US! ...
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