The start-up “thethings.iO”: another Wayra success
The start-up “thethings.iO” about Internet of Things (IoT) was accelerated in the Wayra Academy in Barcelona, accelerator of Telefónica Open Future_, has acquired 250,000 euros in funding in its first round of investments.
The invested capital will be destined for business development, marketing, and communication, with the purpose of initiating international expansion and growth, as well as continuing technical development of the thethings.iO IoT platform.
The thethings.iO start-up, which started its course in 2014 with the catchphrase “Tú creas cosas chulas. Nosotros te conectamos a internet” [You create cool things. We connect you to the Internet], intends to become a cloud for worldwide IoT companies. thethings.iO helps hardware companies connect their devices to the Internet quickly and easily, such that, at the same time, they can interact with other “connected things”. The thethings.iO platform already has more than 2,500 registered users and thousands of connected devices.
Other successful Wayra start-ups are Tappx, also accelerated in the Wayra academy in Barcelona, “Plaza Points” and “Cinepapaya” (accelerated by Wayra Peru) or “Pocket Explorers” and “Yoyo wallet”(accelerated by Wayra UK), among others.
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