Building a successful startup is nowhere easy, but it's harder than most in Italy. However, thanks to new initiatives and a spirit of mashing up Italy's traditional industries with the latest tech, that could all be about to change.
Italy's got tech
A room with a view on Italian business tech.
Raffaele Mastrolonardo is a journalist and co-founder of effecinque news agency. He has been writing about technology for the past 11 years or so for some of the most important Italian news media.
In the last 12 years Federico has been working as a freelance journalist, at first covering current affairs and economy and then focusing on technology, writing extensively for several Italian national media outlets.
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