4:03PM | Thursday, 24 April 2014 | By Andrew Sadauskas Taxi booking app goCatch has launched an Anzac Day two-up promotion, as the number of trips booked through its app over the past 12 months pass half a million.
4:39PM | Thursday, 24 April 2014 | By Bronwen Clune Like a lot of Year 12 students, Zeryab Cheema is not sure what he wants to study next year, unlike most of them he’s making up his mind while running a startup that already employs 30 people, both in Australia and overseas.
4:57PM | Thursday, 24 April 2014 | By Andrew Sadauskas Apple has announced a 7% jump in net profit along with a seven-for-one stock split, despite an alarming 16% year-on-year drop in iPad unit shipments.
4:53PM | Thursday, 24 April 2014 | By Andrew Sadauskas Facebook has released its first quarter results, announcing its net income has nearly tripled year-on-year to $US642 million ($A690m), up from $US219 million a year earlier.
4:49PM | Thursday, 24 April 2014 | By Broede Carmody Australian crowdsourcing website DesignCrowd today announced it has opened a new office in the Philippines, in a move to support the company’s rapid growth in the Asia-Pacific region.
4:36AM | Thursday, 24 April 2014 | By Andrew Sadauskas There have been big jumps in net profit for Apple and Facebook, while Treasurer Joe Hockey has foreshadowed cuts to both taxes and the age pension in the May budget.
4:39PM | Wednesday, 23 April 2014 | By Andrew Sadauskas Federal Communications Minister Malcolm Turnbull has hit out at people claiming US telecommunications giant AT&T has abandoned fibre-to-the-node (FTTN) technology in its latest broadband announcement.
4:35PM | Wednesday, 23 April 2014 | By Andrew Sadauskas iiNet has announced the appointment of two internet veterans to its board of directors, following the resignation of former chief executive and cofounder Michael Malone late last month.
4:28PM | Wednesday, 23 April 2014 | By Rose Powell A US-based beauty box startup, Birchbox, has received $US60 million ($A64.6m) in venture capital funding this week, a sign that similar local startup bellabox is taking as encouragement the service has long-term staying power.
4:22PM | Wednesday, 23 April 2014 | By Rose Powell DentalHub, an online platform for dentist to patient communication and community education, has launched in Sydney in a bid to get Australia’s dentists online and more engaged in community conversations about dental health.