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Empa approves ball for the 2018 World Cup
<p>Dübendorf ZH – The official ball for the upcoming football World Cup has received approval from the Federal Laboratories for Materials Testing and Research (Empa). Telstar 18 faced some criticism, ...
The Cloud moves to Switzerland
High-tech device facilitates contact-free skin analysis
<p>Winterthur – Researchers at ZHAW School of Engineering have developed a device that can analyze the skin without making any contact. Using an infrared camera, it detects poorly circulated areas tha...
Ava raises $30 million
<p>Zurich – Ava has raised 30 million U.S. dollars in a financing round. The medtech company from the Greater Zurich Area plans to use the funds to research new applications for its tracking bracelet ...
Google supports We Are Play Lab
<p>Zurich – Google helps promote the development of education programmes in the area of computer sciences. The IT giant will now be supporting a programme from We Are Play Lab, a startup from the Grea...
dacadoo secures next growth phase
<p>Zurich – dacadoo operates a platform that motivates users to lead a healthy lifestyle. The startup from the Greater Zurich Area has now successfully completed a capital increase, which will fund it...
Luckabox wins European supply chain award
<p>Zurich – Luckabox has won the European Supply Chain Award. The startup from the Greater Zurich Area has developed a smart logistics solution that allows retailers to deliver online orders to consum...
Crowdfunding in Switzerland hits record high
<p>Rotkreuz ZG – The Swiss crowdfunding market in 2017 is nearly three times more than in the previous year, according to a study from the Lucerne University of Applied Sciences and Arts. It named the...
Zurich to showcase itself in San Francisco
<p>Zurich – Zurich and San Francisco are coming together during a one-week-long festival in San Francisco in October. The aim is to present the Zurich region as a centre of research and business. Comp...

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