This article showcases our top picks for the best Sweden based News companies. These startups and companies operate a variety of News 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 Sweden News Companies
Strafe is a lifestyle application for a global e-sport audience and fans. The applications helps the user to track news, matches and results in the fast growing world of e-sports.
Strafe has a fast growing monthly user base with a potentialy much larger audience in the c. 300 million people who follows e-sport globally..
Newsvoice is a news media app (https://newsvoice.com/app) that publishes news and perspectives from high quality sources in one place. The app allows readers decide what’s important.
The app does the heavy lifting by scanning hundreds of sites and aggregating the latest news, but it is the community that decides what story should be highlighted, cross checks for veracity of the news and adds new sources. Newsvoice readers have an immediate overview of how different media report the same news depending on their main political inclination or geographical location so that one can buffer bias and keep informed..
Newstag is a broadcasting company that delivers crowd-curated video news to its subscribers. Newstag take active part in the events of the world and work towards making an actual difference.
They work long term with the United Nation’s Agenda 2030 and the 17 sustainable development goals are integrated in the experience. Every month they manage more than 300 000 unique video news channels called Tagstreams, in more than 200 countries..
The Local is an English-language news network that publishes the latest local and international news, including politics, business, sports, culture, analysis, and opinions. The Local also offers daily news, business, and features for foreign professionals in Europe.
Its content is generated by staff journalists, freelancers, and users. It has local editions in Sweden, Germany, France, Spain, Switzerland, Norway, Denmark, Austria, and Italy.
The Local was founded by Paul Rapacioli in April 2004 and is based in Stockholm, Sweden.. .
News55 is an online platform that provides its users with news, entertainment, and media content. The platform provides its users with media content based on news, reports, debates, quizzes, food, and events.
News55 was launched in 2015 and is based in Stockholm.. .
Trade Venue is a social trading and investment platform, a detached venue for large and small investors, where they can interact and discuss economy and stock-related topics. The site is built on three interconnected components: • Social trading and investment networking, where we provide an investor profile of our own for everyone, regardless if you just want to follow the latest buzz in our forums, copy one of our latest investments of our heroes or if you want to create your own virtual portfolios for winning medals and competitions.
• Investment tools, advanced tools (such as stock screening), watch lists, alarms, subscriptions, etc. will be available on the site and will of course be possible to share with friends and followers..
Clipsource is a marketing platform specifically designed for the entertainment industry. Since 2009, Clipsource has fundamentally transformed the way broadcasters and film distributors supply the media and other stakeholders with pre-premiere content.
Previously, this process was complicated and time-consuming, so we’ve invested countless hours in developing and fine-tuning an easy-to-use modular software service, which features for instance: – Secure screening of programmes and films – Targeted distribution of trailers and clips – Always up-to-date media contacts – Complete press rooms – Extensive usage data – Automated scheduled distribution – Event management Clipsource was founded in 2009 by Jens Ander, Johan Wiklund and Dan Willstrand, who each have extensive online video experience dating back to 1998 when they launched Scandinavia’s first media streaming company, Kamera Interactive. Clipsource is an independent and privately held company..
Saplo uses innovative semantic technologies to analyze text in a way that mimic how humans read and evaluate text. Saplo help organisations extract and refine valuable information hidden in large text collections.
Saplo have five different services; Entity Tagging, Topic Tags, Related & Similar Articles, Contextual recognition and Sentiment Analysis. Entity Tagging Saplo Tags automatically extract entities found in text.
This service can automatically define the meaning of words and identify each tag as a company, person or location. Topic Tags Saplo Topics is a dynamic form of tagging were topics are matched against any given text.
A notable difference against entity extraction is that the topic/label does not need to be present in evaluated text in order to be identified. Train a topic by gathering a set of related articles then use that topic to categorize your text collection.
Related & Similar Articles Saplo Match makes it is possible to identify how articles are semantically related to each other. We can give you a percentage value of how similar two or several articles are in relation to each other.
Contextual recognition Saplo Context gives you the possibility to define personalized textual contexts that are possible to match against any type of text. Firstly, create a context by defining texts that are typically descriptive for the context you aim at creating.
Newsreps is an App based News Network. We connect News companies with App users around the world.
The User Generated News contributions are important, a recent study showed that 40% of the News when the war in Syria became public was produced on a smart-phone. We offer an ecosystem where App users and News companies can connect, communicate and our back-end handles all administration.
User Generated News isn´t the future – It´s the News industry of today !. .
Oil Price Information Service (OPIS)
OPIS, a subsidiary of UCG, is a leading source for worldwide petroleum pricing and news information and has offices in Gaithersburg, MD; Wall, NJ; St. Paul, MN; Gothenburg, Sweden and Singapore.
Every day, OPIS publishes spot prices for all refined products, more than 30,000 wholesale gasoline and diesel rack prices and more than 110,000 retail fuel prices (www.opisnet.com). Through its subsidiary, Axxis Software, OPIS also provides leading-edge software solutions for petroleum marketers looking to automate price collection, data storage and repricing of dealer and commercial accounts.
Dagens Nyheter is a daily newspaper in Sweden. It offers national and international coverage on various areas such as news, economy, sports, culture, weather, arts and entertainment, and more.
Dagens Nyheter was launched in 1864 and is based in Stockholm, Sweden.. .
TT Nyhetsbyran AB
TT News Agency is the national wire service in Sweden with a history dating back to the 1920’s. TT News Agency delivers text, images, video, graphics and finished pages to Sweden’s media outlets, companies and public authorities.
The agency’s mission has always been to convey fast, impartial and reliable news to the media market. A wide range of services have been added over time: images feature packages, news graphics, news video TV clips, design services and a 24/7 news update-service for digital platforms.
Credible, creative and curious are important values for the company. Our mission is to help our customers become better.
The number of employees is about 260 people. TT News Agency is privately owned by the largest Swedish media houses and stands absolutely free from any government, religious or political spheres.
TT News Agency’s CEO and Editor in Chief is Jonas Eriksson.. .
Sveriges Television is the Swedish public service television company with a wide range of programming of all TV companies in Sweden. The company structure is a limited company owned by a foundation.
It is financed by a compulsory license fee for possession of a TV-set. The company programming is subject to the provisions of the Radio Act, to terms set out in the charter between Sveriges Television and the state as well as internal programming guidelines.
Today, Sveriges Television operates eight channels that include seven national channels and one international channel. It also operates two HD-channels called SVT1 HD and SVT2 HD.
Sveriges Television was founded in 1956 and is based in Stockholm.. .
Svenska Dagbladet is a daily newspaper in Sweden, published in several channels. The first issue of Svenska Dagbladet (SvD) appeared on December 18th 1884.
Svenska Dagbladet provides coverage of national and international news as well as local reporting from the greater Stockholm region. Among Swedish national morning newspapers, Svenska Dagbladet has the second largest circulation with its 150.000 copies per day.
The total number of readers across channels is about 1 million a day. Svenska Dagbladets core areas are news, business, culture and opinion.
The stated position of the editorial page is independently moderate. SvD has not only been awarded the best Swedish newspaper several times, but also the best designed newspaper in Sweden – and in Europe.
In addition the paper has received the Swedish Pulitzer prize and the Golden Spade for best investigative journalism. Schibsted Sweden and MittMedia recently signed a Letter of Intent to form a new media group consisting of Svenska Dagbladet and MittMedias 28 locale subscription based newspapers..
NordicGreen is an online platform that provides internet services and news that connect cleantech startups, innovators, and investors. The platform covers areas such sustainable investing, renewable energy, and the organic sector as well.
NordicGreen acts as resource website for investors who are looking to invest in innovative cleantech micro-, small- and medium-sized companies from the Nordic, the Baltic, and the Arctic regions. NordicGreen is based in Scandinavia..
Svenska Tracab AB develops and delivers digital tracking technology solutions for sports in Sweden and internationally. The company offers a TRACAB Image Tracking System for tracking players, the ball, and the referee, as well as to convert their movements into a live 3D data stream.
Its TRACAB Image Tracking System allows users to capture and package data into various media products for platforms, such as broadband, broadcast, print, and mobile. The companyâ€™s products include TCoach, an interactive system for analyzing a football match; TRACAB Offside Assistant, a non intrusive real-time referee support solution for offside calls; and TRACAB PanoramaCam, which offers a tool for commentators and directors.
Its tracking technologies are used in various sports, including football, American football, basketball, tennis, and ice hockey. The company was founded in 2003 and is based in Stockholm, Sweden with an additional office in Helsingborg, Sweden..
Newsvoice is an online magazine that addresses health, world affairs, science and much more. The magazine believes in a multicultural society, both ethnically and conceptually.
NewsVoice has aimed at both tough news and good news, for example: ideas that change society to a more pleasant world to live in. The company addresses topics such as health, science, biofilm, media, music, technology, world and community issues, and draws attention to new energy technology, transport technology, construction technology, etc.
NewsVoice keeps an eye on international media and re-publishes reading tips and article puffs for you as readers. NewsVoice contributes to analysis, review, context and overview.
NewsVoice will be useful to readers and create debate that leads to change and innovation.. .
Upsala Nya Tidning
Founded in 1890, Upsala Nya Tidning is a regional daily newspaper published in Sweden. Upsala Nya Tidning first appeared on December 3rd 1890.
The newspaper was founded by a circuit members of the student association Verdandi to advance the liberal and liberal ideas heard in a city where it has already issued three papers, all conservatives. UNT became an organ of struggle for democracy but also for the free trade and freedom of the press.
UNT was released three afternoons a week from officinalis in Mount Olympus, Western Ågatan 22. From there, it moved on to the Oxenstierna housing at Knight’s Square.
In 1898 rose to the issuance to four days a week, and gave a special weekly edition of the countryside. In 1901, the step was taken to switch to morning publication six days a week.
In connection with this expanded editorial with a third employee. The new entrant was an over 30-year-old former theology student, who played a notable role in Uppsala’s student world.
He was named Axel Johansson and already in 1903 he became the paper’s editor in chief. There he would remain until his death in 1948, when he also has long had a majority shareholding in the newspaper company.
Swedish Startup Space
Swedish Startup Space is a news site about the Swedish tech industry. The site was founded on February 1st, 2013 by James Pember, Anders Hassis and Per Bergström.
It started as more of a tech blog but has since evolved into a news site with new articles every day.. .
Ifrågasätt is a startup based in Malmö, Sweden, that will become the media world’s #1 supplier of traffic, loyalty and user engagement. Working together with customers, Ifrågasätt offers cost-efficient products to help news sites regain and keep readers and increase their engagement, while building reader loyalty.
Ifrågasätt’s first product, launched in Sweden August 2017, is a commenting service that is easily implemented on the customers’ — the newspapers — own sites. The commenting service consists of not only a technical commenting solution, but also manual AI/ML-supported 24/7 moderation, traffic-increasing activities, as well as user verification and user management.
In less then a year, Ifrågasätt has gained a lot of publicity and traction and has already signed multiple customers, including Sweden’s largest daily newspaper (Dagens Nyheter), Sweden’s largest regional newspaper (Göteborgs-Posten) and the Nordics’ largest business journal (Dagens industri).. .
The Local Norway
The Local Norway is an English-language news network that offers a blend of daily news, business information, and other features. The news network currently has editions in Sweden, Norway, Denmark, Germany, Austria, Switzerland, France, Spain, and Italy.
The Local Norway was founded by Paul Rapacioli and James Pearn.. .
Shortcut.se is a pioneering media company for those who want to be inspired, supported, and grow in their careers. They believe that everyone carries a life career within us and as a company, they do the same.
It is based in Stockholm, Sweden.. .
Moneytainment Media Group Ltd
Moneytainment Media Group Ltd is an online media company focusing on Moneytainment and Sports information. The company mission is to develop, acquire and grow successful media products, focusing on sports and sports betting.
Moneytainment Media Group Ltd was founded in 2007 and is based in Stockholm, Sweden.. .
Collabrik is a cloud native solution with subscription model. It focuses on planning efficiencies and releases news resources by reducing large parts of the administrative work with internal communication via e-mail, specific internal tools, traditional team planning and follow-up on news stories.
Collabrik supports continuous content work, frees up time and integrates smoothly into each organisation’s specific production support systems.. .
Moliday is smarter than Smart TV. At Moliday users access social media, TV, News, Movies and Music all through one interface.
The service is now available in 13 countries, with more countries added during the fall (of 2013). Our core service is to offer content from all common providers and let the user create the mix he or she desires.
The interface makes it easy to share your experience and also to interact with others. To offer a combination of media is the key and with more and more live and on-Demand material added every day the need for a platform is there..
The Business World
The Business World is a business magazine that publishes in-depth reports, interviews with rulers, stock market analysis, and chronicles of economics and politics. It is published weekly.
Affarsvarlden.se, the newspaper’s web service, features news, commentary, and analysis about the development of the industry and stock market performance. The Business World was launched in 1901 and is published in Stockholm, Sweden.
It is a product of Talentum Media AB, a Swedish publishing house.. .
NewsCollective is an innovative, privately funded, international start-up company with offices in San Francisco, Stockholm and Mumbai. NewsCollective offers an exciting new approach to sourcing content online bringing together Journalists and Publishers worldwide, empowering them to create, share, aggregate, publish and transact.
NewsCollective leverages the Internet to disrupt the traditional news agency model, changing the way content is created, shared and traded in the media world. Journalists now have the opportunity to reach out to a wider network of publishers worldwide, who might be interested in the content they can create in the form of articles, photos and videos.
It is our vision to be the premier destination for content sourcing for publishers and journalists worldwide using the Internet as a medium (the news equivalent of YouTube and Facebook).. .
WeWieW is the image agency of the public, mediating news images between press/media and the public. WeWieW serves as a marketplace were images of news interest can be uploaded and put for sale.
It’s all free of charge using the service, only when a purchase is done WeWieW takes a commission on the sales amount.. .
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