4:04PM | Monday, 20 April 2015 | By Broede Carmody Taxi booking app goCatch has appointed Pitt Capital Partners to advise them about a potential buy-out following the startup’s $5 million raise last year.
4:48PM | Monday, 20 April 2015 | By Kye White Oliver Du Rieu, the founder of Melbourne-based La Mule, was confronted with the safety concerns all transportation network startups must grapple with when pitching on Channel 10’s Shark Tank.
National innovation agency and relaxed visa rules among recommendations to develop startup ecosystem: StartupAus report4:42PM | Monday, 20 April 2015 | By Broede Carmody Australia still lacks the required conditions for a successful startup ecosystem, according to a report released today by peak not-for-profit group StartupAus.
4:17PM | Monday, 20 April 2015 | By Broede Carmody Australia has been given a direct warning in the latest StartupAus report: embrace startups or be left behind by the rest of the world.
4:55PM | Monday, 20 April 2015 | By David Glance Law and trade policy operate on timescales that are always going to significantly lag technological change.
4:49PM | Monday, 20 April 2015 | By Marc C-Scott Nearly 5000 Australians are expected to receive letters in the near future asking them some pointed questions about their online downloading habits, specifically relating to the film Dallas Buyers Club.
4:40PM | Monday, 20 April 2015 | By Toby Walsh Here’s a game to play over dinner. One person names a profession that they believe can’t be taken over by a machine, and another person has to make a case why it’s not so future-proof.
4:24AM | Monday, 20 April 2015 | By StartupSmart Dutch authorities have launched a criminal investigation into Uber because the company is providing an illegal taxi service that violates a court order.