Nokia chief executive Stephen Elop has defended his company’s controversial decision to adopt Windows Phone 8 over Android or an internally developed alternative.
Late last night, in the mean streets near Taskmaster Towers, I witnessed something truly shocking. A fellow entrepreneur reached into their bag and then proceeded to pull out a heavy, solid, blunt object and point in my general direction. It was dark, but at first glance, it appeared like they had just pulled out a brick.
A new initiative called Crowd Valley says it wants to increase the level of democracy in the crowdfunding market, potentially offering a new path to funding for Australian start-ups.
The founder of an IT consultancy and an accountant turned psychologist are among the winners of the 2012 Telstra Business Women’s Awards, which saw muesli queen Carolyn Creswell take out the top prize.
A former government advisor has criticised Labor for potentially deterring overseas investment in this week’s budget.
Tapit utilises near field communications (NFC) technologies to market brands via mobile phones, describing itself as a pioneer of NFC location-based marketing across Australia and Asia.
Entrepreneurs often speak about “getting off the hamster wheel” when they start a business, which can be difficult when the business is performing well and sales are steady.
Mobile phone giant Nokia has teamed up with Microsoft to launch its own smartphone, the Lumia 800, in an attempt to break the market dominance of the iPhone.
Budding entrepreneurs have been urged to submit their ideas to a competition that offers $10,000 and mentorship from Jaimie Fuller, founder of sportswear clothing range Skins as a prize.
The NSW Government has launched Digital Sydney in a bid to promote the state as the leading digital economy in the Asia Pacific, with a particular focus on electronic games.
Mobile technology providers have unveiled their latest and greatest gadgets at the 2011 Mobile World Congress in Barcelona.
Eight impressive innovators have been rewarded at the 2010 Telstra Business Women’s Awards, taking out the state titles for the Nokia Business Innovation Award.
Start-ups have been advised to heed the lessons of the world’s leading companies following a report that placed Coca-Cola as the leading global brand for the eleventh year in a row.
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