October 2015

Last-minute job-filler WorkNinja has a hire purpose

10:59PM | Monday, 5 October 2015 | By Kye White A Sydney startup is looking to capitalise on increasing interest from enterprise for on-demand labour.

Women in tech must 'lean in': Professor Gillian Triggs

10:44PM | Monday, 5 October 2015 | By Angela Priestley Work should be about tasks accomplished rather than time spent in the office, according to Professor Gillian Triggs.

The problem with rating people on the new app Peeple

10:15PM | Monday, 5 October 2015 | By Joseph Reagle The web is bemused and irate about an app that will let people rate other people as if they were baubles purchased on Amazon.

Yatango mobile startup division collapses into voluntary administration

10:09PM | Monday, 5 October 2015 | By Eloise Keating The mobile division of consumer data startup Yatango has entered voluntary administration.

Hackers publish Patreon password and donation data

10:31AM | Monday, 5 October 2015 | By Kye White Almost 15 gigs of password data, donation records and source code was published online after the site Patreon was hacked last week.

Squerb gives a graphic insight into political downfall

10:15PM | Friday, 2 October 2015 | By Denham Sadler A US startup thinks it may have found a way to predict what is becoming an increasingly common occurrence in Australia: leadership spills.

Five mobile marketing metrics that actually matter

10:01PM | Friday, 2 October 2015 | By Mark McDonald What gets measured gets improved. And there’s a lot to measure in the mobile space.

CFA study aid Apptuto helps when put to the test

10:55PM | Friday, 2 October 2015 | By Kye White Chartered Financial Analyst tests are notoriously difficult, simply because of the sheer volume of knowledge that must be learnt.

Sharing economy only just getting going, says Airtasker’s Tim Fung

10:46PM | Friday, 2 October 2015 | By Denham Sadler Australia will soon see a much more diverse and expansive sharing economy as more people begin to embrace two-way marketplaces.

Kickstarting from Industrial Design student to Entrepreneur

10:33PM | Friday, 2 October 2015 | By Joshua Flannery Universities, incubators and accelerators do not create companies or startups - people do.