Commerce Guys Creating Easy to Use Drupal E-Commerce, on Azure

We’re running this blog post today to look back at the BizSpark EU Summit  which we hosted in the UK. The startups we featured there were in the running for awards at the Summit. If you were following along, you may remember that one of the teams from France came out on top.   The French contingent…


JamPot is Northern Ireland's Way of Saying "You Can Build Apps, Too"

Belfast built the Titanic. They can build apps — or an app builder — too. An app store model that lets you build complicated apps without developers has made something of a splash in Northern Ireland. JamPot has amassed 25,000 users building an untold number of apps. JamPot Technologies was a winner at the EU…


Overall Prize at Microsoft BizSpark Summit Goes to Open Source Entrepreneurs Commerce Guys

With over 16,000 start-ups part of BizSpark in Europe, you’d expect the calibre of the top 15 chosen to pitch in the annual BizSpark European Summit to be pretty high.  But this year’s panel of illustrious judges worked hard on June 7th, particularly to agree on the runner-up. The five who jostled for second place…


BizSpark European Summit 2012 Finalists

JamPot have developed a Software as a Service (SaaS) product (TheAppBuilder) that enables anyone to create a mobile phone “app” for a fraction of the current developer fees. TheAppBuilder is a game-changing product as no technical skills are required. It’s a global market that’s growing exponentially. There is significant, growing early sales traction, with recurring…


The Final Fifteen

With just two weeks to go until the 8th BizSpark European Summit, I thought I’d give you a sneak preview of the fifteen start-ups who will be pitching to our panels of investors and other VIP judges on June 7th in London.  Post by Ruud de Jonge, Director Developer & Platform Evangelism of Microsoft in the Netherlands It’s…


You Can Help Choose the People Choice Award Winner During the Microsoft BizSpark EU Summit on June 7

Have your say! Vote for your favourite BizSpark European Summit Startup Finalist now! On June 7th, fifteen of Europe’s best startups are going to be competing for the top prize in front of a panel of investors and influencers, not to mention an audience consisting of a couple of hundred peers and others from the entrepreneurial ecosystem….