Edition 17/2015
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increasingly, business ideas by Hamburg startups do not only focus on economic success, but also pursue humanitarian goals. Charity Gameslab invites online gamblers to donate to charities by simply watching ads briefly interrupting the game. The startup Birds and Trees supports therapy with games and gadgets, and the founders of Blackboard slow down today’s hectic life with their innovative 24-hour watches.

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