Cathy Edwards


Apple pays $50 million for Aussie start-up – and then scraps it

3:47AM | Tuesday, 12 March

Apple has discontinued Chomp, an Australian-founded app search and discovery start-up, after paying a reported $50 million for the business just eight months ago.

10 top gender barrier-breaking female entrepreneurs

5:14AM | Wednesday, 2 May

Australian women make great entrepreneurs. That’s not just an idle opinion – recent research revealed that Aussie women are second only to their American counterparts when it comes to starting businesses. 

Apple acquires Aussie start-up Chomp for $US50 million

2:45AM | Monday, 27 February

Apple has acquired Australian start-up Chomp for around $US50 million but is remaining tight-lipped over what it plans to do with the Chomp app, which is used to search the App Store.

Meet the female tech pioneers

5:29AM | Wednesday, 2 May

Peruse images of the founders of the world’s leading tech start-ups and you’ll probably notice a few common features – youth, casual attire and, tellingly, male.