Web summit: how my startup that doesn’t exist was selected for ALPHA

This happened in 2016 but I never published it, so, here it goes.

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I like to test things around me until they break, and figure out why they broke, and fix them. On a rainy day in Düsseldorf, when working for trivago, I started to see a lot of ads for web summit, the venue had changed to Lisbon, and…