Books I have co-authored

Finale at Startup

Last night the entrepreneurial training program Startup at STING/KTH Innovation had its finale with the thirteen selected teams presenting their business plans. The Startup program is a first step in starting your own company and you can apply even before you have a company set up. It is a way to test the viability of your idea before actually taking the big leap.

I think that the general level of the [...]

Internet Discovery Day at Skandia’s old HQ on Sveavägen

Time to revive the blog. Grädde Invest held an “un-conference-y” event and mingle at Skandia’s old HQ on Sveavägen. It took place a few days before the landlord Diligentia began a total internal renovation to transform the building into the office of the future.

The event was very “garage”. Entrepreneurs who wanted to exhibit were given marker pens and a large sheet of paper to tape on the walls. During the [...]

Data retention has been around for decades

Currently there is a heated debate in Sweden in which privacy advocates and civil rights activists are criticizing the EU directive about tele traffic data retention (Directive 2006/24/EC). The EU directive requires operators to store traffic information about every phone call that is made, every SMS, every website visited, etc. for a period of up to two years.

A fact that is unknown to most of the general public is [...]