The Nordic Web Podcast #30: King’s acquisition, Tidyapp’s prospects, Simris Alg raising $3.1M and our take on recent events

The Nordic Web Podcast is a fortnightly show where Neil Murray (Founder of The Nordic Web) and Karsten Deppert (Founder of Oresund StartupsContentor and Mindpark) discuss the latest and most interesting stories from The Nordic startup scene.

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On this episode we discuss:

– King being acquired by Activision Blizzard for $5.9 billion

– Swedish cleaning company Tidyapp acquiring Helpling’s failed Swedish branch

– Biotech company Simris Alg raising another round

– Our take on recent events in the region, including Slush and the CPHFTW Town Hall

Neil S W Murray founded The Nordic Web in 2014 in order to provide the Nordics with the quality coverage it deserves. As well as being Founding Editor of The Nordic Web, Neil is also an active community builder in the region, participating in a number of initiatives, and has previously worked for Tech.eu.