Spanish tech news: 17/4/2017

- April 17, 2017
Startup news ?
  • El Referente interviewed Luis Perez del Val, CEO of Lola Market
  • Startup profiles: Graphext (business intelligence), Closca (hardware, bike helmets)
Big tech news ?
  • Car2go against Emov: the economic battle between the two car-sharing giants
  • Who are the companies that dominate the online gambling and betting sector in Spain? An analysis by El Español
Policy and tech ??
  • The CNMC decided to de-regulate the MVNO market in Spain, which could be bad for competition
Interesting reads ?
  • El Confidencial published over the weekend a series of articles about the impact luck has on entrepreneurship and building companies. The first one by Miguel Ferreira (Red Karaoke) and second one by Juan Dominguez (ADTZ)
  • Carlos de Otto wrote an article about the dark side of entrepreneurship: when things don’t go well
  • David Bonilla: ‘Open the door – the motives behind teaching your kids how to (or why) code

Jaime Novoa

Jaime Novoa is the Founder of Novobrief. He is a technology writer turned investor at Madrid's K Fund. He was also a data analyst at