November 2014

Startups are the new corporates, corporates are the new startups

11:21PM | Tuesday, 18 November 2014 | By Kye White Everybody wants to be startup. Recently, The Guardian claimed they were one, along with Westpac and a number of other large and well-established companies.

Meet the social market place for miners

11:09PM | Tuesday, 18 November 2014 | By Kye White With social network startups popping up in numerous industry verticals, leave it to a Perth-based startup to create a social marketplace for miners.

Network Ten reveals who will judge its new television series for budding entrepreneurs

11:59PM | Tuesday, 18 November 2014 | By Broede Carmody Network Ten has revealed who will judge the Australian version of Shark Tank, a show where participants pitch their startup ideas and receive feedback from successful business people.

Flat battery? New prototype turns waste heat into electricity

11:50PM | Tuesday, 18 November 2014 | By Tessa Evans Picture a device that can produce electricity using nothing but the ambient heat around it. Thanks to research published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Science today, this scenario is a step closer.

Click Frenzy’s back: Will it avoid internet melt down this time?

11:43PM | Tuesday, 18 November 2014 | By Kirsten Robb As Click Frenzy launches for its third year tonight, its organisers are hoping it’s a case of third time’s a charm for the beleaguered online shopping event.

Five ways collaborations can build your business

11:35PM | Tuesday, 18 November 2014 | By Amanda Jesnoewski When it comes to building your business and your profile no strategy is as powerful or as leveraged as collaborations.

That Startup Show announces line-up for remaining 2014 episodes

11:40PM | Tuesday, 18 November 2014 | By Broede Carmody That Startup Show, the Melbourne-based web series aimed at the startup community, has announced the line-up for the final instalments of its premiere season.

THE NEWS WRAP: Uber hopes Spotify deal will be music to its riders’ ears

11:19AM | Tuesday, 18 November 2014 | By Kye White Transportation network startup Uber has partnered with Spotify to allow those catching a ride with its service to select songs that will play during their trip.

Former stockbroker set to shake up the financial services industry

11:59PM | Monday, 17 November 2014 | By Broede Carmody A former stockbroker and fund manager is hoping to improve the financial services industry by leveraging the internet to streamline compliance processes for investors.

Bitcoin evangelist set to head Down Under

11:57PM | Monday, 17 November 2014 | By Kye White Few can explain bitcoin and the blockchain with the eloquence of Andreas Antonopoulos and next week he’ll be in Australia to discuss all things digital currency.