This article showcases our top picks for the best Iceland based Content & Publishing companies. These startups and companies operate a variety of Content & Publishing solutions. We tried to pick companies across the size spectrum from cutting edge startups to established brands. Regardless, they are all exceptional startups and companies well worth a follow.
We selected these startups for exceptional performance in one of these categories:
- Innovative ideas
- Innovative route to market
- Innovative product
- Exceptional growth
- Exceptional growth strategy
- Societal impact
Top Iceland Content & Publishing Companies
Making your own 3D images and videos is easy. New devices to watch 3D are popping up, but something is missing: your own personal 3D imagery; your friends and family in three dimensions.
Since 2013 Kúla has made solutions for 3D photography with regular camera because they believe everyone should capture their precious moments in 3D. They make 3D lenses for DSLR cameras and smartphones accompanied by the image processing software Kúlacode..
he Icelandic National Broadcasting Service – Ríkisútvarpið, or RÚV for short – is an independent public service broadcaster, comprising television, radio and online services. The main objective of the National Broadcasting Service is to inform, educate and entertain.
This triple role is reflected in its mission to provide the public with reliable news service and culture and entertainment content of the highest quality. We place particular attention on the Icelandic language, the history of the nation, cultural heritage and an active dialogue with the public.
We furthermore place special focus on quality programming for children and young people. RÚV’s Archives are open and accessible to the public.
RÚV is managed by an executive board made up of nine members, nominated by the Parliament and elected during a General Assembly in January each year, and by a management board chaired by the director-general. RÚV‘s history spans over 80 years with regular radio service starting in 1930.
Television broadcasts begun in 1966 and the website RUV.is was launched in 1996.. .
Modio Inc. is a corporation at the forefront of 3D printing and play.
With the Modio app it is easy to design fully pose-able creatures and characters digitally using the built-in part library, modify them with fun surface textures and shapes and then make them real with a desktop 3D printer. You can modify the built-in parts with all kinds of fun textures and shapes to really create a design that is uniquely yours.
And then you can make them real and hold them in your hand. Modio currently runs on the iPad and is now live on the iOS app store.
We’d love to know what you think of Modio so we’ve made all the content available for free for a limited time.. .
Iceland Review Online
Iceland Review Online aims to provide coverage and analysis of some of the stories making headlines in the Icelandic media in the form of news stories and opinion pieces as well as provide other useful information for both English-speakers in Iceland and travelers to the country. They also review the latest Iceland-related books, films, music and art.
In addition, subscribers can access the digital version of Iceland Review magazine via the website. Iceland Review Online was established in 1996..
PixPuffin offers companies and organizations with digital asset management solutions. It offers a cloud-based solution that enables its customers to store, organize, and manage images online.
PixPuffin was founded in December 2011 and is headquartered in Reykjavik, Iceland.. .
ThinkGeoEnergy is a website that features news from the global geothermal energy industry. It provides industry news coverage, industry research, a global geothermal power plant map, and weekly newsletters for subscribers.
ThinkGeoEnergy also acts as advisory firm working for international corporate clients on research, strategic, and marketing related activities.. .
NORDICPHOTOS was established in 2000 in Iceland, and grew rapidly by the acquisitions of legendary, Swedish picture agencies Mira and Tiofoto. Today the direction is mainly contemporary Scandinavian photography, with unique selections of vintage photography by famous and less well known Swedish photographers, and an eclectic blend of foreign image collections.
NORDICPHOTOS has offices in Reykjavik and Stockholm and is established world wide by a network of international agencies.. .
4x4OffRoads is a web site dedicated to the love of 4×4 and off-road traveling. 4×4 off-road videos and articles with plenty of pictures of trucks and SUVs.
4x4OffRoads is building a community of off-roaders and owners of four-wheel drive vehicles used for off-road traveling.. .
gogoyoko.com is a music service that allows artists to sell their music directly to fans and allows everyone to listen to all music on the site for free. The service uses a combination of subscriptions and advertising sales to support payments to the artists for streaming.
The site is unique in the way it splits revenue with artists and charity, with 40% of advertising and subscription revenue shared directly with artists who stream the most music on the site and 10% going to partner charities. Unlike other music stores online, the site takes a very small cut (10%) of music sales, which means that artists make more money from each sale, which makes the service attractive for local music scenes to support their musicians directly.
Also, the site’s focus is on the independent music sector and the largest labels on the site are large independents like Matador and XL.. .
Arctic Images is an online image bank focused on exotic arctic images of volcanoes, glaciers, aurora borealis, geothermal power, and culture. Some of these images have been featured in publications such as New York Times, National Geographic, Times, Nature, and Newsweek.
Arctic Images was founded by Ragnar Th. Sigurðsson and based in Kópavogur, Iceland..
This article was written by James Jackson from Boove. The editor for this article was Tess Page. If your company is featured in this article and you want to have amendments made please contact us on: [email protected].
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