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Women in Tech: Meet Kax Uson

According to Product Manager Kax Uson in Schibsted’s Messaging Team in Barcelona, the future looks bright and shiny for women in tech.

Alexandra Josephson appointed new CEO for Klart.se

Alexandra Josephson has been appointed to the position of CEO for Schibsted’s weather forecast service Klart.se. She succeeds Åsa Bengter, who recently took over as CEO for Viktklubb and Digital Health. 

Schibsted signs agreement to acquire 80 percent of Hemnet

All four existing shareholders of the Swedish real estate classifieds site Hemnet have accepted Schibsted Media Group’s offer to acquire Hemnet. 

Red Cross and FINN.no launch FINN hjerterom

FINN.no will facilitate a service for settling of refugees in Norway as a result of collaboration with Red Cross on FINNs annual hackathon, FINNovasjonsdagen.  

Jan Helin leaves Aftonbladet and Schibsted

Aftonbladet’s publisher and Business Area Manager in Schibsted Publishing Jan Helin has been appointed Sveriges Television’s new Director of Programming. 

Blocket employees create app for refugees

Emma Rosman and Kim Wijk from Blocket have created an online service where locals and refugees can connect.

Five years of VG+

On 9 December it was exactly five years since the first edition of VG+ was launched. They decided to celebrate it together with the 70,000 subscribers.

Let’s deal heads daily-deal market

As Groupon leaves Scandinavia, Let’s deal’s already leading grip on the daily deal market is strengthened in Norway and Sweden.

No agreement between Schibsted and MittMedia over new media group

The letter of intent signed between Schibsted and MittMedia in May expires tomorrow, Thursday, and will not be renewed. The purpose of the letter of intent was to explore possibilities to form a corporate group between Mittmedia’s newspapers and Svenska Dagbladet. 

FINN launches Christmas gift wish list

Not all families find it easy to celebrate Christmas, but the new category Julegaveønsker (Christmas gift wish list) on FINN Torget will make it easier to connect people with items to give away with people who need them the most. 

Schibsted reveals new organization and steps up in Product and Tech

Today Schibsted Media Group presents a new organization with new geographies and stronger global functions that will enable us to deliver even better products to our users and customers – and at the same time strengthen our ecosystem strategy.

Schibsted journalists win prestigious prizes

Kerstin Weigl from Aftonbladet and SvD’s Andreas Cervenka and Torbjörn Isacson were awarded The Swedish Grand Prize for Journalism yesterday.