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Silicon Sauna sojourn

As Finland celebrates its centennial this year, Disrupted explores why this country, nicknamed "Silicon Sauna", is a hotbed for startups and inventions

Be your own barista at the self-serve Starbucks On The Go kiosk at Helsinki Airport where you get to choose from premium cappuccino or cafe latte, and even your preferred coffee grinds.

TopJuicer is the world's first app-controlled juice machine which delivers fresh juice with just a touch on the iPad.

Santa’s Igloo Arctic Circle comprises 71 glass igloos which are cosy, luxurious and nicely heated to catch panoramic views of the Northern Lights from the comfort of your toasty beds.

IN FINLAND, you're never far from tech wonders. They can be found at the airport, at the buffet in a city hotel, and even inside a glass igloo near Santa Claus Village.

I discovered these when I was in Finland two weeks ago for my family's annual getaway. While my parents and sister were...