Customisable radio app Omny has announced an investment and content partnership with Southern Cross Austereo, one of Australia’s largest media companies.
Australian online suit tailoring start-up InStitchu has opened an office and website in London, saying the time was right to disrupt the traditional home of suit-making.
Access to markets have been identified by Australian entrepreneurs as the most important factor to the growth and success of their companies, according to a report from the recent World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland.
The Taskmaster’s local chicken shop has decided it wants to be a cafe – with disastrous consequences.
As animal and wildlife photographer Alex Cearns discovered, pet passions can often form a strong business foundation.
If you don’t do your research before buying a business, you’re plucked.
In her piece for the New York Times, Audrey Lee tackles when not to say you’re sorry.
Atlassian founder Mike Cannon-Brookes called for Australian start-ups to back themselves and not sell their companies so quickly at a muru-D accelerator event in Sydney.
An Australian start-up whose app helps seniors stay connected with friends and family has acquired a US social network to boost its expansion in the US.
Are you thinking about developing an Android or iPhone app? Or perhaps you’re looking for a great business idea? If so, here’s one video you absolutely must watch.
What would your business do if a large supplier or customer decided to become a competitor? Here are a few of your options.
Digital agency Cypha is the only start-up to scrape into the 20 companies nominated for the digital industry’s AIMIA awards.
Some people say you no longer need business cards. The Taskmaster, most humbly, disagrees.
Her, the movie about a guy who falls in love with his computer operating system, has given us a vision of the future and how humans could interact with technology.
What do you when you realise you’re building a good product but the wrong solution: Start-ups are Scary series1:12AM | Friday, 17 January 2014 | Rose Powell
A year into building their product, beta testers and a mentor told the founders of online publishing start-up Liquid State they needed to start from scratch. Here’s how they recovered.
When Liz Kaelin was told by an accelerator program she needed to find a tech co-founder, she knew it wouldn’t be easy. But after posting a song to YouTube, she’s received 12 applications in a couple of days.
Should you avoid committed advisory relationships from people who won’t financially back you? Ed Dowling, co-founder of App.io, discussed this question at the Startup Victoria Conference last year.
Four-month-old start-up tackling coupons, contests, Lady Gaga and seeing 100% monthly revenue growth1:00AM | Monday, 13 January 2014 | Rose Powell
Coupons have been a playground for start-ups for years, with one of Australia’s biggest start-up success stories, RetailMeNot, selling for $90 million in 2010.
It was the first week back for the StartupSmart team, and there was a lot to cover from the start-up community.
In tune with the music: Kicktone heads to France for pitching competition at Midem music industry event1:05PM | Tuesday, 7 January 2014 | Gavin Lower
Less than a year after quitting his job at a mortgage service centre, Savvas Dimitriou will pitch his music sharing platform Kicktone at the world’s largest music industry networking event in Cannes, France.