November 2014

Startup Victoria celebrates its six-month Anniversary as 'above all human' conference approaches

11:23PM | Wednesday, 19 November 2014 | By Andrew Sadauskas Many lessons have been learnt in the six months since Startup Victoria launched, as Melbourne prepares for a national tech innovation conference called Above All Human.

Young entrepreneurs take on Silicon Valley through Startup Catalyst program

11:03PM | Wednesday, 19 November 2014 | By Broede Carmody Twenty young Australians have landed in Silicon Valley as part of a program designed to raise the next generation of skilled entrepreneurs.

Atlassian co-founder makes personal investment in Queensland small business SafetyCulture

11:27PM | Wednesday, 19 November 2014 | By Eloise Keating Rich Lister and co-founder of tech giant Atlassian, Scott Farquhar, has invested $750,000 of his own cash in Townsville-based app developer SafetyCulture.

Wearable tech comes of age: Catapult Sports to spring onto ASX in $12 million float

11:15PM | Wednesday, 19 November 2014 | By Eloise Keating Home-grown sports technology company Catapult Sports is set to debut on the ASX before the end of the year.

Inside Slush: day one of Europe’s biggest tech conference

11:03PM | Wednesday, 19 November 2014 | By David Ryan David Ryan explores the weird and wonderful world of the tech conference Slush 2014, taking place in Helsinki.

Adelaide startups receive welcome boost from the University of South Australia

11:25PM | Wednesday, 19 November 2014 | By Broede Carmody Adelaide is well on its way to achieving its goal of becoming a city for entrepreneurs. Here's why...

Netflix confirms Australia and New Zealand launch for early 2015

11:38AM | Wednesday, 19 November 2014 | By Broede Carmody US video-on-demand service Netflix has today confirmed it will expand into Australia and New Zealand in March 2015.

THE NEWS WRAP: Uber exec apologises after suggesting the company should dig up dirt on journalists

11:21AM | Wednesday, 19 November 2014 | By Kye White Uber senior vice president Emil Michael has apologised for suggesting the company should consider hiring a team of researchers to investigate the personal lives of its critics in the media.

Campaign Monitor acquires GetFeedback as it aims to accelerate growth

11:58PM | Tuesday, 18 November 2014 | By StartupSmart Email marketing startup Campaign Monitor has acquired San Francisco-based online survey startup GetFeedback.

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.