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Greek startup Sammy guides boats to shore — and parking

Marinas in tourist hotspots, like the Greek city of Patras, become very busy during the holiday season, which can be worrisome for captains and vessel owners that need space for their boats at all times. To avoid collisions and confusion, Greek startup Sammy—financed by the European Union’s Seventh Framework Program—launched an application that lets skippers […]

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Could the Greek tech sector save the Greek economy?

When you think of the Greek economy, it’s easy to recall news images protests, mass unemployment and hardship. But the Greek tech sector is helping to lift the country’s economic spirits. Plagued by one of the worst economic environments since the Great Depression, political uncertainty and capital controls that have stopped nearly all international payments in and out of […]