ICONSPEAK Blog

ICONSPEAK @ TEDx
We sort of stopped writing on this blog - as we kept our customers and friends mostly updated via our monthly newsletter. So if you want to stay tuned, plese subscribe to the Newsletter. However, more than a year after...
The beauty of low tech
Since the moment when the very first coverage about ICONSPEAK was out there and the idea and product started to gain traction, we were confronted with the question “why don’t you guys do an app?” We have of course thought...
ICONSPEAK teams up with TalkTalkBnB!
TalkTalkBnB is in many ways similar to ICONSPEAK – hence it feels very natural to team up with Hubert Laurent and his crew. TalkTalkBnB is essentially about traveling and languages – which is at the same time a very short...
ICONSPEAK partners with Build Abroad
We are pleased to announce our partnership with Build Abroad on an official volunteer t-shirt for a specific cause. Build Abroad is a modern volunteer organization that focuses on sustainable construction volunteering in developing countries. Together, we have designed this...
Are ICONS taking over the world of communication?
Back in April of this year Damon Brown of the Inc. Magazine wrote a nice article about our company, telling our tale and also wondering whether “emojis could be the future of international communication”. After many other things to be...
Chapter 2 - from Bern to World
The previous blog entry dates back to end of January 2016. Much further than we intended to, our initial plans and priorities got mixed up a little in the meanwhile. Hence the new blog follows only now – with an...
Chapter 1 - From Dirt to Shirt
(Somewhen in April 2013) So there we were, Claudette has died, she ceased to be. The incredibly heavy rain, accompanied by thunder and winds, as an early sign of the awaited monsoon season has just stopped, as also Claudette, my...