HOAS is an organisation that provides students' affordable housing in the Helsinki metropolitan area. Due to the seasonality of the target audience, the application process is often very slow in July as student acceptance is confirmed. Now the company is deploying Software Robotics to accelerate the process.
Written by Janita on Tuesday July 4, 2017
The Finnish company Rohtos has started selling it's hangover pill Detoxformula in it's online store. The pill is a dietary supplement that protects the brain and body while drinking alcohol and also the next day. The pill alledgely also provides protection from other toxins.
Written by Janita on Wednesday June 21, 2017
In some European countries illegal downloads of copyrighted material, such as movies have resulted in a contact from a law agency for copyright infringement. These letters then demand compensation, usually in the range of some thousands of Euros. This has been commonplace in Finland as well.
Written by Janita on Sunday June 18, 2017
The start to the summer season in Finland has been colder than usual. After a coldest May in decades, the cold weather has continued in June. Now a Ski Resort in Northern Finland, Saariselkä, is re-opening it's ski slopes for the school's summer holiday season.
Written by Janita on Monday June 5, 2017
Finland is a boring place. This nordic country does not have much to write home about. There are no earth quakes, no alligators, no sharks in the water...
Written by Janita on Saturday June 3, 2017
Developers have become a highly sought after resource in Finland. The true race is for "super coders" that can both program and do business development. To find these rare talents, companies working in the field pay handsome recruitment bonuses and take part in competitions for best employer with the best perks, etc.
Written by Janita on Thursday May 11, 2017
The american consumer electronics giant Apple has bought the Finnish sleep and wellbeing metering startup Beddit. The move bolsters the company's position in the booming health industry.
Written by Janita on Wednesday May 10, 2017
In celebration of Finland's 100th independence, the brewery manufacturing Karjala beer has created a six-pack replacement with a hundred beers.
Written by Janita on Saturday April 15, 2017
The finnish IT workers union, Tietoalan toimihenkilöt, has published it's salary statistics for 2017. According to the survery the average salary in Finland is 4000 Euro and the median wages are 4041 a month.
Written by Janita on Friday March 24, 2017
The KymiRing track that is being built in Iitti, Finland is seeking the highest grading for motor racing. FIA is the body governing the approval and if they approve this, it would allow not only MotoGP races in Finland, but a Formula 1 Grand prix as well.
Written by Janita on Thursday February 2, 2017