Daily Archives: July 28, 2008

Cuil error pageDespite its Irish roots and Google links, new search engine Cuil cannot say it is feeling lucky today.

Cuil has been down for much of its launch day, presumably from the weight of traffic – a victim of the media hype (including our own story) and perhaps its own hubris. Read more

A who’s who of European technology entrepreneurs will be providing guidance and mentoring to a new generation of start-ups at this year’s Seedcamp. Founded by Saul Klein of Index Ventures and run by Reshma Sohoni, formerly of 3i and Softbank Capital, Seedcamp aims to build and support a community of European tech entrepreneurs, culminating in its main event in London this September.

The best-known entrepreneurs on this year’s advisor list are Niklas Zennstrom, founder of Skype, the internet telephony service, and more recently Joost, a web video provider; and Brent Hoberman of travel site Lastminute.com and, latterly, Mydeco, an online furniture retailer. Read more