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#MTN107: Frontend opportunity (30-40K€), TUI and Booking partnership, travel tech hackathon,…

Mallorca Tech Newsletter – Issue #107

Mallorca Tech Newsletter is the best way to keep up with the tech and startup ecosystem of Mallorca. If you enjoy it please share it with your contacts and invite them to subscribe. This newsletter is a personal project of David Bustos, so any recommendation or social network share is very helpful.

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We are helping Essentialist to incorporate a Frontend Developer into their staff. It’s a very prominent Mallorcan company in the travel tech sector. With a large customer base, in an expansion stage, and backed by several prestigious investors. In addition to a competitive salary, some aspects that make the opportunity interesting are

💰 Compensation between 30.000 and 40.000 euros.

💻 Working with a great tech stack

🌴 Organize your work from their office in the heart of Palma or remotely from anywhere

Freelances welcome

🌍 Great international team

Find here all the details of the position and if you have any questions do not hesitate to contact me at david@mallorcatechnews.com.


News

▸ The radio program Balears Fa Ciència interviewed Pedro Duque, Minister of Science and Innovation.

TUI and Booking.com have announced a strategic partnership on tours, attractions and experiences. Thanks to the agreement, Booking.com customers will have access to the product portfolio (more than 70,000) of Musement, a subsidiary of TUI.

▸ Several global technology companies, including TravelgateX, have come together to launch <Travel/Scrum>, the first tourism technology hackathon to rethink, rebuild and reinvent tourism. It will take place from June 11 to 14 through its website. During the hackathon, participants will develop projects related to: 1) Health and Hygiene, 2) Travel and Experiences and 3) Sustainability.

Article in the HuffPost on the evolution of tourist reservations using the TravelgateX tool.

▸ The platform Filmin celebrated the 10th anniversary of its first subscriber. In addition, they have taken the opportunity to announce the first details of their online film festival Atlàntida Film Fest. Plus, El Periódico has interviewed Jaume Ripoll (cofounder) about all this, the streaming sector and much more.

▸ The technology communities of Mallorca with active Meetup groups have come together to collaborate and share resources. As a result of that, they have created Tech Spirit Mallorca.

ib-red has announced the installation of fiber optic in Calas de Mallorca, becoming the first operator to do so in the area.

▸ The app for management of ORA parking payments mobiAPParc has announced the registration of more than 2,000 new users since the reactivation of the service on May 13, thus exceeding 48.000 total users.

 

Events

▸ 11/06 – Entrepreneurial experience in the first person: The Venvirotech case. The startup that uses bacteria to create biodegradable plastics, and which has obtained more than 2 million euros in funding, will tell their story and share the keys to what they have learned so far.

▸ 11/06 – #ParcBitInspira with Margalida Martinez from Gladtolink. Online session about digital transformation, organizational culture, digital tools to improve communication, collaboration, self-management and success strategies for transformative initiatives.

11/06 – Linkedin is the perfect sales channel for entrepreneurs and startups. Free webinar that will cover topics such as: improving your personal brand, designing a content strategy, the different types of ads available and much more.

25/06 – PLN techniques in Agile. Workshop organized by the group Agile & Lean Illes Balears about empathy, active listening, how to establish social relationships, and how to communicate more effectively.

 

Job Opportunities 

Frontend Developer – Essentialist (30-40K€)

Unity Game Developer – Playspace

 

Cool Links

▸ La historia de Paquito, el PC tonto de Intel que fracasó estrepitosamente en España (xataka.com)

Hilo de @javi_pacheco sobre su actividad como desarrollador independiente de apps(twitter.com)

La trampa de las métricas (Samuel Gil en substack.com)

 

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#MTN106: Travel Compositor new patent for road trips, report on the dropshipping trend, Emprenbit partnership with Amazon

Mallorca Tech Newsletter – Issue #106

Mallorca Tech Newsletter is the best way to keep up with the tech and startup ecosystem of Mallorca. If you enjoy it please share it with your contacts and invite them to subscribe. This newsletter is a personal project of David Bustos, so any recommendation or social network share is very helpful.

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We are helping Essentialist to incorporate a Frontend Developer into their staff. It’s a very prominent Mallorcan company in the travel tech sector. With a large customer base, in an expansion stage, and backed by several prestigious investors. In addition to a competitive salary, some aspects that make the opportunity interesting are:
 
💻 Working with a great tech stack

🌴 Organize your work from their office in the heart of Palma or remotely from anywhere

Freelances welcome

🌍 Great international team

Find here all the details of the position and if you have any questions do not hesitate to contact me at david@mallorcatechnews.com.


News

Ibiza’s Districte07800 will receive support from Fundació Bit for advising innovative and tech entrepreneurs and companies through the Emprenbit Program starting in June.

▸ For its part, Emprenbit has announced a partnership with AWS Activate, an Amazon program thanks to which Emprenbit companies will receive 10,000€ in AWS credits, support, training and technical resources.

Travel Compositor presents Routing, a patent for post-quarantine tourism that it will give away to all its clients. It is a mix between an application that allows users to create a road route on a map and a booking engine that allows adding and booking all kinds of services before, during and after the road trip.

▸ Launch of a new project (EsMenú) focused on helping restaurant business owners to have their menu available digitally and accessible through a QR code or URL.

▸ Optimistic statements from Tomeu Bennasar, CEO of Logitravel, confirming an increase in both searches and purchases on the web.

▸ A bit cryptic information about a new system for booking places on beaches and swimming pools this summer, and which would have been offered to different municipalities. The tool would digitize the sandbanks, calculate their capacity and delimit them. According to the news, Natare 360º has been developed by a group of companies from Madrid, Mallorca and the Canary Islands. However, no names appear on the website.

▸ Interview with Bernat Bonnín, CEO, and Jaume Simonet, CFO of ROBOT respectively, where they explain what the company does, their 2019 results, the prospects for this year and how they see the future in the medium and long term.

▸ New article in El Confidencial about the dropshipping trend, which includes the participation of the Mallorcan programmer and Youtuber José Pascual, who has been delving into the subject in his videos during the last few months

 

Job Opportunities 

▸ Frontend Developer – Essentialist

▸ Senior Full Stack Developer (JS/PHP) – Habitissimo (33 – 50K€)

▸ Frontend Developer Angular 8 – coara.co

Técnico/a de Sistemas Junior – Quirónsalud

Responsable de Márketing – Estel

 

Cool Links

▸ 5 Estrategias para gestionar la atención al cliente con un equipo remoto(dondominio.com)

▸ Quatre anys exponencials i mig (Benjami Villoslada en viaempresa.cat)

 

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#MTN105: TravelgateX among the fastest growing European companies according to the Financial Times, UIB designs a health QR code,…

Mallorca Tech Newsletter – Issue #105

Mallorca Tech Newsletter is the best way to keep up with the tech and startup ecosystem of Mallorca. If you enjoy it please share it with your contacts and invite them to subscribe. This newsletter is a personal project of David Bustos, so any recommendation or social network share is very helpful.

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Desde Customia queremos contribuir a reactivar la economía del país mediante el apoyo a los negocios digitales (que si ya constituían una parte esencial de la economía actual, tras el confinamiento y crisis del Coronavirus van a ser una parte imprescindible de todos los negocios).

Para ello hemos lanzado una campaña con diferentes acciones. Básicamente, la campaña consta de las siguientes acciones:

  • Por un lado, asumiremos los costes de los tipos de interés de los préstamos ICO o similares, de todos aquellos profesionales (autónomos, pymes y start-ups) que hayan recibido este tipo financiación, vayan a destinarla a poner en marcha o expandir su negocio digital, y contraten nuestros servicios durante los meses de Mayo y Junio de 2020.
  • Por otro lado, ofrecemos hasta un 10% de descuento sobre nuestras tarifas por asistir a cualquiera de nuestros webinars. Puedes encontrar la información de los mismos en nuestro Facebook, Linkedin y newsletters.

Puedes ver todos los detalles de la campaña en este enlace.


News

hotelbreak, the platform for booking day experiences in luxury hotels, was the winner of the III edition of Venture on the Road (Palma), the SeedRocket and BStartup roadshow through which they look for the best startup talent in the country. The company will compete in the national final.

TravelgateX has been selected among the top 1.000 fastest growing European companies, according to Financial Times.

▸ These past weeks a few initiatives to help small local shops start selling online. ‘lacestaencasa.es‘ joins that ecosystem as a platform in which all companies related to the primary sector can offer their products online.

Travel Tech Jobs was launched this week as well. A site where, for free, users and companies can seek and publish jobs.

UIB designed a health QR code to control the mobility of passengers. It’ll provide certified health information for each passenger, which will serve to adequately manage mobility in the Balearic Islands in the coming months for both tourists and residents during the COVID-19 post-confinement period.

Balearic coworkings are preparing to open their spaces again as the de-escalation stages advance. They have designed a safety protocol for the matter.

The newspaper ABC interviewed Jaume Ripoll, Filmin cofounder, where he reviews the company’s path, from spending 10 years at a loss to serving more than 100,000 movies and series a day: The human factor against the algorithm, “We are like Asterix and Obelix”.

Report published by El País about how the future of home renovations is going to be online, they talk to a few companies for the matter, including the startup habitissimo.

 

Events

20/05 –  ParcBitInspira: Connections, technology and data; essential for the recovery of the tourism sector in the Balearics. Free online session with the participation of Daniel Calle, Unit Manager de TravelgateX.

20/05 – Make the most of the hotel online distribution in one hour. Incubadora Revenue organizes this event where there will be presentations about Hotel Marketing: The role of reservation websites (Pep Díaz, Co-Founder Clicktotravel); Fidelization: The importance of generating clients databases (Daniel Alzina, CEO Hotelinking) and Channel Manager: Diversification on your hotel’s distribution strategy (Sara Padrosa, Directora Regional de SiteMinder para España).

21/05 – Smart Working, leading remote teams. Free webinar organized by Customia about the important aspects for managing a distributed team. With the participation of Pere Sbert, consultant and specialist talent development trainer and Paula Artal.

28/05 – How to use Personal Data legally in Big Data & Machine Learning. Webinar with Jorge Morell, legal tech specialist, who will talk about how projects that implement machine learning or big data in terms of personal data, can use that information legally and safely.

11/06 – Introduction to programming and managing chatbots with Dialogflow. Free online course organized by PalmaActiva.

 

Job Opportunities 

Technical Lead / Java / springboot – Plexus (39-48K€)

Security Architect – OmniAccess

Web Developer  – Hotetec

 

Cool Links

Where is my data? The answer is Google Data Catalog (Bluekiri on medium.com)

La economía low touch llega al alquiler vacacional (modosmart.com)

Contenidos para SEO: 5 Mejores tipos de contenidos SEO (zinkfo.com)

Los países buscan una ‘app’ para contener la pandemia del Covid-19 (lainformacion.com)

 

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#MTN104: Tech initiatives for the new business reality, privacy and chatbots events, Govern and apps for COVID-19 management

Mallorca Tech Newsletter – Issue #104

Now more than ever, I would like to insist that if you want to share a job opportunity, an event, news from your company, from the tech sector or a post from your blog, you just have to email me at david@mallorcatechnews.com and I will include it in the contents of the next issue.

If you a part of any kind of social action or know of any, please get in touch, the sponsored spot is available to you completely for free while the alert state lasts.

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News

Ara Balears has looked deeper into the security problems and vulnerabilities of the COVID-19 patient monitoring app presented a few weeks ago by Govern.

▸ On the other hand, Govern Balear is working, together with a UIB Research Institute and the Fundació Bit, in the development of a mobile app for the detection of COVID-19 and the tracking of contacts between people.

▸ Two startups from Menorca lauched different tools to help companies adapt to this new situation. On the one hand, Mi Menú, a digital menu service for restaurants that generates a QR code so that customers can access the restaurant menu and thus avoid contagions through the contact of traditional menus. And also CitaTienda, a pre-appointment management system for businesses.

itnig talked with Jordi Ber, co-founder of habitissimo, in their podcast where he went over the story of the company from its start-up to the sale to the British group HomeServe.

▸ Interview with Andreu Palou, co-founder of Meyo, a company that recently made headlines due to the closing of an investment round of 600,000 euros, in which he talks in more detail about the possibilities of their virtual assistant which helps users monitor their physical health and psychological health.

▸ Interview with Álvaro Medina, manager of the Fundació Bit, on how this crisis has affected both the foundation itself and Parc Bit companies and the challenges of the near future.

Jaume Ripoll, co-founder of Filmin, an online audiovisual content platform founded 13 years ago and currently accumulating more than 100,000 daily views, was interviewed in the Banco Sabadell’s podcast.

 

Events

13/05 – Agile Marketing Growth to validate business idea. Free webinar organized by Customia with the participation of Natalia Bandach, founder of Hypertry.

13/05 – The TravelTech sector after COVID-19. Webinar organized by Conector where they will talk with Pedro Cámara, founder and CEO of TravelgateX, about the future of technology startups in the travel and tourism sector after the COVID-19 crisis.

14/05 – Starting Together. Event to learn to create and correctly structure a simple web application and acquire basic notions of HTML, CSS and JavaScript.

28/05 – How to use Personal Data legally in Big Data & Machine Learning. Webinar with Jorge Morell, legal tech specialist, who will talk about how projects that implement machine learning or big data in terms of personal data, can use that information legally and safely.

11/06 – Introduction to programming and managing chatbots with Dialogflow. Free online course organized by PalmaActiva.

 

Job Opportunities

PHP Developer – habitissimo (30 – 40K€)

Unity Developer – Playspace

▸ Frontend Developer Angular 8 – coara.co

▸ Telecommunications Technician Ibiza – ib-red

 

Cool Links

▸ The need for smart home tech in the new cleaning standards for vacation rentals (Walter Colitti, Modosmart cofounder, en LinkedIn)

▸ Cómo mejorar tu SEO con un blog (zinkfo.com)

▸ Dominios de Marca vs Dominios de Palabras Clave (condominio.com)

 

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#MTN103: A Majorcan among the Spanish Government expert advisers, SeedRocket and BStartup choose the best startup in the Balearic Islands,…

Mallorca Tech Newsletter – Issue #103

Now more than ever, I would like to insist that if you want to share a job opportunity, an event, news from your company, from the tech sector or a post from your blog, you just have to email me at david@mallorcatechnews.com and I will include it in the contents of the next issue.

If you a part of any kind of social action or know of any, please get in touch, the sponsored spot is available to you completely for free while the alert state lasts.

Mallorca Tech Newsletter is the best way to find out about the technology and startup ecosystem in Mallorca. If you enjoy it, please share it with one of your contacts and invite them to subscribe. This is a small personal project of David Bustos, so any recommendation to your friends and colleagues is very helpful.


News

IFISC researcher José Ramasco joined the team of 16 experts that advises the Government of Spain on scientific matters related to COVID-19 and its future consequences.

“This crisis will help us understand the value of the important things.” Interview with David Uriarte, co-founder of GuestPro.

▸ Roiback, a company specialized in the management of the hotel direct sales channel, has announced the launch of ePayments Manager, a system that allows hoteliers to split payments and offer new forms of payment to their clients.

▸ Barcelona City Council has presented the web portal Imatges Barcelona, a repository with more than 4,000 photographs that portray the life of the city in recent years. The technology behind the project has been developed by the company APSL.

 

Events

06/05 – From idea to market fit. Free webinar on the steps to follow for the restructuring of the marketing plan: channels, target, market, product…

06/05 – React course for beginners. An exclusive guide to develop a real project with React. Course developed by Xavi Tristancho to learn to develop a billing application with the most popular library of the moment.

07/05 – New maker initiatives for coexistence with COVID-19. Online session to brainstorm around several ideas and topics, such as: Print things to avoid touching things; Are there many people in the park now?; Collaborative project for the manufacture of dialysis machines, among others.

07/05 – III Venture on the Road Final. Online event organized by SeedRocket and BStartup in which the finalists startups of the Palma edition (Arrendart, GuestPro, hotelbreak and Seniors Boom) will make their presentation in front of the jury. In addition, during the event there will be a talk by Raúl Jiménez, co-founder of Minube: “Entrepreneurship during a crisis: impatient in the break-even, patient in growth.”

13/05 – The TravelTech sector after COVID-19. Webinar organized by Conector where they will talk with Pedro Cámara, founder and CEO of TravelgateX, about the future of technology startups in the travel and tourism sector after the COVID-19 crisis.

14/05 – Starting Together. Event to learn to create and correctly structure a simple web application and acquire basic notions of HTML, CSS and JavaScript.

 

Job Opportunities

Security Manager – Habitissimo

Programador/desarrollador PHP – ApperStreet

 

Cool Links

Configuración inicial de un servidor (apsl.net)

Dispersió de dades obertes al Govern de les Illes Balears (Benjami Villoslada via linkedin.com)

 

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#MTN102: Govern stops using COVID-19 monitoring app a few days after its release, hotelbreak launches a hotels support campaign…

Mallorca Tech Newsletter – Issue #102

Now more than ever, I would like to insist that if you want to share a job opportunity, an event, news from your company, from the tech sector or a post from your blog, you just have to email me at david@mallorcatechnews.com and I will include it in the contents of the next issue.

If you a part of any kind of social action or know of any, please get in touch, the sponsored spot is available to you completely for free while the alert state lasts.

Mallorca Tech Newsletter is the best way to find out about the technology and startup ecosystem in Mallorca. If you enjoy it, please share it with one of your contacts and invite them to subscribe. This is a small personal project of David Bustos, so any recommendation to your friends and colleagues is very helpful.


News

▸ The Conselleria de Salut has asked citizens to stop using the coronavirus pandemic tracking app within a few days of launching it and has requested the company that developed it to deactivate it because it puts user data at risk. ARA Balears has looked a bit deeper into this situation.

▸ Govern’s Education branch, with the aim of alleviating the problems that have arisen since the beginning of the period of suspension of face-to-face classes, as a consequence of COVID-19. It has acquired almost 3,000 devices and other elements to guarantee connectivity with an investment of 850,000 euros.

▸ The hotel experiences portal, hotelbreak, has launched a solidarity initiative in support of the hotel sector. The initiative “Let’s save our hotels” offers the possibility of buying vouchers to enjoy experiences such as dinners, day passes, Balinese beds, among others, which can be exchanged once the confinement situation ends.

▸ The company Anysolution has launched NADIA Smart logistics, a software that was born as a consequence of the COVID-19 pandemic to provide solutions to companies with their home deliveries. This solution allows you to create smart home delivery routes.

IFISC is publishing periodic analysis of how policies to combat the COVID-19 pandemic have affected mobility in Spain. Using aggregated and anonymized data from mobile phone records provided by the company Kido Dynamics.

The University of the Balearic Islands has started a series of blog articles with health, culinary and entertainment recommendations to make our quarantine healthier.

▸ Marisa Huaynalaya, digital transformation specialist, has interviewed Sarah Harmon, CEO Habitissimo, on her YouTube channel, WomanwithPower. Sarah also chatted with Andy Saltman about “branding and marketing in times of crisis.”

Gerardo Cañellas, CEO Perfume’s Club, was interviewed on MarketingDirecto, where he talked about how the COVID-19 pandemic is affecting the online commerce sector.

 

Events

30/04 – How to modify your contracts with customers and suppliers during the pandemic. Free webinar on possible modifications to contracts with third parties. With the participation of Paula Artal, Customia, and Jorge Morell, founder of the law firm Términos y Condiciones.

01/05 – Nuevo paradigma de gestión: Teal y Procesos ágiles en la práctica Legal. Online meetup of the Agile & Lean Baleares group.

04/05 – Free web development course. 80 hours duration. Online.

05/05 – Coding Dojo: Employee Report. Remote Kata organized by the groups Mallorca Women Techmakers and Mallorca Software Crafters.

 

Cool Links

Cuando vuelvan los turistas a las viviendas vacacionales… (modosmart.com)

Position Zero de Google (zinkfo.com)

Los efectos que la crisis de COVID19 tendrá en el marketing digital (zinkmarketing.es)

8 formas de detectar un Phishing realizado vía email (dondominio.com)

6 reasons why you should treat innovation as a survival skill in times of crises (Fabian Roschig en LinkedIn)

Guía ASO 2020 – Manual de App Store Optimization (pickaso.com)

 

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#MTN101: Meyo closes a €600K round, Govern launches an app for monitoring COVID-19 patients, tech events return (online),…

Mallorca Tech Newsletter – Issue #101

Now more than ever, I would like to insist that if you want to share a job opportunity, an event, a news from your company, from the tech sector or a post from your blog, you just have to email me at david@mallorcatechnews.com and I will include it in the contents of the next issue.

If you a part of any kind of social action or know of any, please get in touch, the sponsored spot is available to you completely for free while the alert state lasts.

Mallorca Tech Newsletter is the best way to find out about the technology and startup ecosystem in Mallorca. If you enjoy it, please share it with one of your contacts and invite them to subscribe. This is a small personal project of David Bustos, so any recommendation to your friends and colleagues is very helpful.


News

▸ The healthtech startup Meyo has closed an investment round of 600,000 euros.

Govern has launched an application that aimed at patients with COVID-19 to assess their symptoms and receive instructions and recommendations, and for health authorities to collect clinical data. The ‘app’ is called Clinicovery and it is now available for download and has been developed by the Apploading company.

▸ It seems that the Government’s budget for this year will undergo important changes due to the crisis derived from COVID-19. One of the measures that would be affected is the expansion of the metro line that had to modify its route to add stops at Parc Bit and Son Espases.

The university community has made six 3D printers available to hospital centers that belong to research groups from the UIB and IMEDEA. Professors and students have joined this initiative, offering their private printers to help hospitals.

▸ The shoe making company Camper is manufacturing facial protective screens for healthcare workers in its facilities with their 3D printers. In addition, they are awaiting final authorization to begin the production of “special parts” for respirators and have made iPads from their stores available to local hospitals so that patients can communicate with their families.

Perfume’s Club has donated hydroalcoholic gels worth 100,000 euros to support the work of health services and distributors. The company has also reported business figures in recent weeks that double the past year’s, with daily sales of over 200,000 euros on many occasions.

▸ The technology company APSL has adapted Botibot, its artificial intelligence framework to create chatbots, which they offer to any institution that needs to automate the answering of questions from citizens.

▸ Interviews with Daniel Alzina, CEO and co-founder of Hotelinking, and Xavier Pallicer, CEO and co-founder of GuestPro, where they talk about how the current situation is affecting the tourism industry and possible solutions for the future.

Cómo unir la tecnología a una visión de comunidad, a talk by Antoni Aloy, CEO and co-founder of APSL, at AI Saturdays Mallorca.

 

Events

01/05 – Nuevo paradigma de gestión: Teal y Procesos ágiles en la práctica Legal. Online meetup of the Agile & Lean Baleares group.

04/05 – Free web development course. 80 hours duration. Online.

 

Job Opportunities

Senior Frontend Developer – Habitissimo

Senior Frontend Software Engineer – trivago

Senior Backend Developer – Playspace

Junior Analyst BI – Playspace

Senior Network Engineer – OmniAccess

React Native Developer – Lightstreams

 

Cool Links

La personalización en las creatividades de display y social (Rubén Vinagre, Programmatic Display Specialist en Barceló)

Siempre se aprende algo nuevo (Verónica Rosselló, Responsable de Comunicación en TravelgateX)

¿Qué estrategias funcionan para aumentar el tráfico de la web de tu hotel? (hotelinking.com)

 

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#MTN100: Mallorca online shopping skyrockets, solidarity actions from tech companies, resources to adapt to remote work, …

Mallorca Tech Newsletter – Issue #100

Without a doubt this issue comes at a hard time for everyone. I hope that you and your loved ones are well these days ❤️

Now more than ever, I would like to insist that if you want to share a job opportunity, an event, a news from your company, from the tech sector or a post from your blog, you just have to email me at david@mallorcatechnews.com and I will include it in the contents of the next issue.

If you a part of any kind of social action or know of any, please get in touch, the sponsored spot is available to you completely for free while the alert state lasts.

Mallorca Tech Newsletter is the best way to find out about the technology and startup ecosystem in Mallorca. If you enjoy it, please share it with one of your contacts and invite them to subscribe. This is a small personal project of David Bustos, so any recommendation to your friends and colleagues is very helpful.


News

▸ A group of scientists from the Balearic Islands Health Research Institute (IdISBa) is developing a new medical test that would be ten times cheaper than PCR and at the same time much more accurate in detecting cases of coronavirus.

▸ The company Robot has donated 10,000 masks to the Balearic Red Cross.

Perfume’s Club donates 3,000 units of sanitizing gel to Correos Expres workers.

Online orders to the food markets skyrocket. If a few months ago their sales through the online platform La Mercateca accounted for 5% of total turnover, in recent weeks they have grown to 25-30%.

Habitissimo has communicated that it keeps its entire workforce operational and also shared a series of measures that it has put in place to collaborate with their sector.

The double and complex problem of ICT for Tourism in the COVID-19 crisis, thoughts from Jaume Monserrat, President of Turistec (cluster dedicated to ICT applied to Tourism), on the current situation.

How your business can thrive during lockdown, post by Andy Slack, CEO of MoreNiche and founder of Olive Valley. A guide to not only survive during this period, but thriving with remote work during coronavirus.

Trifork Mallorca has elaboraed a comprehensive guide to help companies adapt to working remotely.

Pau Riera has published the MusicBucket API on GitHub, with all the functionalities of his the MusicBucket Bot for Telegram.

▸ Damavis Studio has released the beta version of Airflow Pentaho Plugin, with which it is possible to orchestrate and schedule Pentaho jobs and transformations using Apache Airflow.

▸ The marketing agency Inturea has created a website with webinars, courses and interviews. Everything focused on helping tourism companies recover from the COVID-19 crisis.

▸ The app Veern to control time in different time zones is now available as a universal purchase on Mac and iOS.

 

Job Opportunities

Senior Data Engineer – Habitissimo

Frontened Developer – Wireless DNA

Business Developer – HR3

React Native DeveloperLightstreams

 

Cool Links

Coronavirus y calidad del aire: reflexiones e importancia de la sostenibilidad (meteoclim.com)

“A CoronaWhy s’obren per al Big Data nous horitzons en la recerca mèdica” (tecnologa.cat)

¿Compra en directo o programática? (Rubén Vinagre, Programmatic Display Specialist en Barceló)

12 Thought-provoking talks to fuel creativity and innovation (Fabian Roschig medium.com)

Startup Homeschool – #YoEmprendoEnCasa (seedrocket.com)

Joining A Non-Tech Startup Accelerator Program To Improve Our Business (starterstory.com)

 

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#MTN099: Financial measures for SMEs and freelances during COVID19, map of shops selling online in the Balearics, companies and makers solutions…

Mallorca Tech Newsletter – Issue #099

Without a doubt this issue comes at a hard time for everyone. I hope that you and your loved ones are well these days ❤️

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News

Fundació Balear d’Innovació i Tecnologia, has compiled some of the state and regional financial support measures for SMEs and freelances published in recent days. In addition, the foundation itself has announced that the companies housed in its buildings will not pay rent while the state of alarm is active.

▸ Fundació Bit has also published a map with the local shops and services of the Balearic Islands that sell online. It includes more than 200 shops and producers that operate these days electronically and offer delivery.

▸ In line with the above, the Menorca Association of Merchants has announced the launch of the Xuroa, an online platform where more than 80 businesses will participate and will have more than 5,000 product references available.

habitissimo creates an “Hour Storehouse” that allows its employees to give vacation days to each other in order to improve work-family balance. The company has also appeared in the TVE territorial news, sharing how their teams function working from home.

More than 350 “Coronavirus Makers” from Mallorca have put their 3D printers into operation to print pieces of self-contained respirators and protections against coronavirus. They have already printed 277 masks and respirators.

▸ The company Gladtolink has developed a system to digitally obtain and store the necessary Travel Authorization for those people who must circulate to continue working. The Twitter account of Mossos d’Esquadra has used as an example of fraudulent link.

▸ UIB’s Campus Sport has published an open platform where you can access video classes of different exercises for free.

Logitravel has created a system to facilitate the processing of reservations affected by COVID-19.

▸ The IFISC collaborates in a research to confront Covid-19, coordinating a project to study the impact of social distancing measures.

Teknautas published a piece about Yuccs, the footwear company that manufactures shoes with merino wool, which already has 5,000 clients on the waiting list for their new release and whose turnover is over 1 million euros.

Innovation Strategies has been recognized as Best Workplace by Great Place To Work.

 


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Job Opportunities

Full Stack Developer – habitissimo

Software Developer – OpenProject (Remote)

Digital Marketer Role – MoreNiche (Remote)

Frontened Developer – coara.co

Especialista SEO – Refinería Web

 

Cool Links

Intel·ligència Artificial per combatre el Covid-19 (tecnologa.cat)

El SEO en tiempos de pandemia (zinkfo.com)

Analysing Tripadvisor: how to improve reputation and visibility in the ranking (hotelinking.com)

Remote work wiki (notion.so)

This PIN Can Be Easily Guessed (github.io)

23 Email Productivity Tools That Will Save You Hours Every Day (starterstory.com)

 

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#MTN098: 4 out of 10 people work remotely in ParcBit, keynote from the CEO of Startupxplore, Zafiro awarded at The Chatbots Tourism Awards

Mallorca Tech Newsletter – Issue #098

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News

▸ Venvirotech, a company whose co-founder and CEO is the Mallorcan Noelia Márquez, plans to implement its technology dedicated to the transformation of organic waste into bioplastics throughout the Peninsula, appears in this list of the 10 most promising startups in Catalonia.

Andromeda Solutions, through its SaaS for the nautical industry, has been selected as a technology provider for two innovative projects in the sector. One is WeBoat, a boatsharing club whose members will have access to boats without the worries of ownership; and on the other is Boats&Go, an Italian project that was born with the aim of being the industry’s first price comparator.

▸ Habitissimo launches the second edition of Talentissimo, their program for newly graduates. This allows students, during 15 months, to go through different teams inside the company in order to learn the different work methodologies and understand the business.

Bluekiri achieves Microsoft Gold Application Development Competency certification.

Zalia, the virtual assistant developed by Zafiro Hotels, has been selected among the 3 best in the world in the 2nd edition of The Chatbots Tourism Awards, which took place in the last edition of FITUR.

▸ Meliá Hotels presented ecards.eco, an app developed by the studio Borbalán, which aim to replace the traditional paper business cards.

▸ The Consell de Menorca has presented a 3D application, with the objective of promoting the Talayotic culture to schoolchildren. It’s an app developed by REM Experience, and it will allow students to build their own talayot and to know all the details of these structures.

▸ The ParcBit 2019 report has been published. It has data from the companies and workers of the technology park, where more than 4,000 people work and 172 companies are established. The most highlighted fact is that 4 out of 10 people work remote at least once a week.

 

Events

16/03 – Women Techmakers Menorca. Event with several keynotes and a round table, all around big data and blockchain.

19/03 – Surfing the complexity of ecological networks. Talk organized by IFISC about why the network theory is very useful to understand how the species introduced into a new ecosystem are integrated into it.

26/03 – Venture on the Road. SeedRocket and Banco Sabadell organize this event in which the 4 selected startups will pitch to a jury of investors, the winning company will participate in the final event, where it could win €3,000 and a spot in the next SeedRocket Campus. In addition, during the event, the CEO and co-founder of Startupxplore, Nacho Ormeño, CEO and co-founder of Startupxplore, will give the talk “Buscar financiación: lo que siempre quisiste saber y nunca te atreviste a preguntar”. Startups can apply until March 15th.

04/04 – Hacking the history. FPGA workshop to simulate the Enigma machine organized by Makespace Mallorca.

22/04 – Management 3.0, a workshop to learn the basics of a management style with an Agile philosophy, from an eminently practical point of view 10/03 – Job Day UIB. Annual event where the students of the University of the Balearic Islands can connect with companies that seek to incorporate talent, and in which there are also talks on different topics related to the work environment, recruiting, HR,…

04/04 – Hacking the history. FPGA workshop to simulate the Enigma machine organized by Makespace Mallorca.

 


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Job Opportunities

Data Engineer – habitissimo

Software Architect – Roiback

Senior Software Developer – Affilired

Senior BackEnd Developer – OmniAccess

Senior Data Scientist – Barceló

Web Support – Dimática Software Development

Community Manager – Zinkfo

SEM Specialist – Refineria Web

Especialista en ventas y marketing – Ultima Hora

English Language Content Writer & Translator – TravelgateX

 

Cool Links

De 1,9 a 8 puntos de visibilidad: las claves del crecimiento de visibilidad de Uvinum (sistrix.es)

Don’t tell me you miss me: 3 better approaches to user retention (intercom.com)

$1,000 MRR: Harder Than I Anticipated (patwalls.co)

 

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