UPDATED: official statement of WeTransfer below.
One of my favorite Dutch startups is WeTransfer. Or should I say “was”? In an outrageous attempt to have a reference to them in a story about a competitor, Eindhoven-based file-transfer service Skotty.io, deleted, this is what happened today. Daniel Verlaan, a tech-journalist, wrote a piece on the tech-startup Skotty.io where he mentions a quote of the company’s founder, saying: “We want to be a safe, privacy-friendly, WeTransfer-like service.”