How Aussie startups can be pivotal in tech tipping points

9:42PM | Thursday, 17 September 2015 | Denham Sadler

A world filled with driverless cars, implantable phones, robotic pharmacists and AI members of corporate boards is sooner than we may expect, a new report says.

The four key things disrupting manufacturing

9:34PM | Thursday, 17 September 2015 | Cara Waters

Andrew Anagnost, senior vice president at Autodesk, says there are “big disruptions” in the world of making things.

How innovation-killing trolls toppled the patent process

9:12PM | Thursday, 17 September 2015 | David Koepsell

Nearly everyone who isn’t a lawyer agrees: intellectual property law is a mess.

Space the final frontier for Aussie entrepreneurs

9:00PM | Wednesday, 16 September 2015 | Denham Sadler

When Brian Lim wanted to create a space startup everyone thought he was crazy.

Paytradie the right tool for the jobs

9:45PM | Wednesday, 16 September 2015 | Denham Sadler

A WA-based entrepreneur has created a fintech startup aiming to make life easier for tradies.

Airtasker says the sharing economy is bigger than Uber

9:11PM | Monday, 14 September 2015 | Denham Sadler

Governments and businesses need to start recognising the full potential of the sharing economy rather than just focusing on Uber, Airtasker chief executive Tim Fung says.

New app aims to gamify mental health strategies

9:38PM | Friday, 11 September 2015 | Denham Sadler

Working as a mental health outreach worker for two years, David Bakker regularly encountered people who wanted to find ways to improve how they felt, but didn’t really know how to go about it.

Peter Scutt finds a better way to care

9:03PM | Thursday, 10 September 2015 | Denham Sadler

Peter Scutt’s startup journey started with a simple desire – he wanted to ensure his parents received the best possible care as they grew older.

The mining boom has left Australia unprepared for the “era of the entrepreneur”

9:56PM | Monday, 7 September 2015 | Denham Sadler

Australia needs to prepare for the “era of the entrepreneur” by embracing new trends and encouraging cultural changes, a CSIRO principal scientist says.

Qwilr a documented success in 41 countries

8:34PM | Monday, 31 August 2015 | Kye White

Almost all of the tech tools associated with running a modern business can be easily integrated with one another, with the exception of PDFs and text documents.

CryptoPhoto iAward shows how “awesome” it is, co- founder says

8:58PM | Friday, 28 August 2015 | Kye White

For Chris Drake and his startup CryptoPhoto, winning an iAward means credibility and for a startup developing security technology, few things are more important.

Investor speed dating to be part of Future Assembly

8:50PM | Friday, 28 August 2015 | Denham Sadler

A new tech conference focusing on the Internet of Things wants attendees to walk away with practical connections and investment opportunities, not just new knowledge.

Four things you can learn from the innovator who discovered a simple cancer test when he was just 15

8:11PM | Friday, 28 August 2015 | Broede Carmody

If governments want to create the jobs of the future they need to stop talking about science and technology skills and start removing the real barriers that hamper young people from accessing scientific research.

Inventor aims to get thought-controlled wheelchair into production phase

8:37PM | Tuesday, 25 August 2015 | Kye White

It’s difficult to imagine anything more terrifying than blacking out and waking up in a hospital bed, realising you’re unable to do anything but blink.

Watch this space: NASA in talks with Aussie 3D printing startup Aurora Labs

8:54PM | Friday, 21 August 2015 | Denham Sadler

NASA has come knocking on the door of an Australian 3D-printing startup.

Tech pioneer Ron Creevey on whingers and why entrepreneur is “almost a dirty word” in Australia

8:53PM | Thursday, 20 August 2015 | Eloise Keating

Australian entrepreneurs are too quick to “whinge” and lack the courage to have a go says one of the nation’s leading technology pioneers.

Transport's innovation problem: why haven’t flying cars taken off?

8:14PM | Wednesday, 19 August 2015 | John Preston

Flying cars and teleportation may have captured the imagination decades ago, but most current methods of transport have been around a long time.

Collaboration is the way forward for startups: CSIRO scientist

8:23PM | Tuesday, 18 August 2015 | Denham Sadler

Startups need to collaborate more with big businesses and industries to provide testing grounds for new, innovative technologies.

Bright future: Google launches Project Sunroof

8:35AM | Tuesday, 18 August 2015 | Denham Sadler

Google has launched a new service allowing Google Maps users to determine how well solar panels will work on their house.

Startup makes job seekers into video stars

8:44PM | Thursday, 13 August 2015 | Denham Sadler

A new Australian startup is aiming to put the power back into the hands of job seekers with a simple idea: “make a video, get a job”.