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Melbourne’s indie game scene gets a funding boost

7:11PM | Wednesday, 23 July 2014 | Kye White

When friends Jake Strasser, Stuart Gillespie-Cook, Michael McMaster and Nico Disseldorp decided to develop a game to kill time over summer, they never thought it would lead them to San Francisco.

Planning  | Business ideas

Young entrepreneur to launch a startup that helps you get tasks done in less than four hours

7:01PM | Wednesday, 23 July 2014 | Broede Carmody

Speedlancer is a new platform that will allow users to outsource miscellaneous tasks to experienced freelancers. But there’s a catch – projects will be finished within four hours.

 | Planning  | Business ideas

From ‘GigaCat’ to ‘L1m3Monk3y’: Simple tips for naming your startup

7:28PM | Monday, 21 July 2014 | Taskmaster

The great news is that even if you are lazy or creatively bankrupt, you can still choose a great startup name. The Taskmaster shows you how.

 | Planning  | Business planning  | Marketing  | Sales and marketing  | Advertising  | Leadership  | Management

Attention tech startups! DVI wants to hear from you

7:18PM | Monday, 21 July 2014 | Kye White

Disruptive Investment Group (DVI) has almost $2 million in the bank and is actively looking for startups to invest in.

 | Planning  | Business planning  | Financing a business  | Venture Capital

FRIDAY TIDBITS: The fox in the fish house, #ubericecream and Baillieu’s bungle

7:07PM | Friday, 18 July 2014 | Bronwen Clune

Just as there was speculation that Rupert Murdoch had fallen out of love with Twitter, he has resurfaced at Sydney incubation hub, Fishburners.

 | Planning

Getting to $1 million: Naomi Simson

7:19PM | Friday, 18 July 2014 | StartupSmart

In the second of this Friday series we talk to Entrepreneurs' Organization member Naomi Simson, RedBalloon founder, about cracking the $1 million revenue mark.

 | Planning

BEST OF THE WEB: Computers are broken, why the GDP is useless, the economics of Transformers 4, and the ‘nice internet’

7:48PM | Friday, 18 July 2014 | Bronwen Clune

At the annual KV CEO Summit, both Larry Page and Sergey Brin sat down to discuss a wide range of topics including the acquisition that never was, why computers today are still pretty bad, their partnership over the last 16 years, and much more.

 | Planning

NEWS WRAP: Microsoft confirms up to 18,000 jobs will go in ‘realignment’ of workforce

7:16AM | Friday, 18 July 2014 | Kye White

Microsoft chief executive officer Satya Nadella has confirmed the company will shed up to 18,000 jobs in the next year.

 | Planning

App monetisation: How Australian developers are turning apps into cash

7:30PM | Thursday, 17 July 2014 | Kye White

Apps with no upfront cost and a solid marketing plan have the best chance of being successful and making money, while games are the most lucrative, according to three Australian mobile app developers.

 | Planning  | Business planning

Could Melbourne virtually be the startup capital of the world?

7:13PM | Thursday, 17 July 2014 | Kye White

Creating a culture of excellence in virtual reality startups could be the key to making Melbourne the startup capital of the world, according to a team of virtual reality enthusiasts.

 | Planning  | Business planning

The great smartphone internet shift

7:49PM | Thursday, 17 July 2014 | Andrew Sadauskas

During the ‘90s and most of the 2000s, the PC was the device people primarily used to access the internet. But it's no longer necessarily the case.

 | Planning  | Business planning  | Technology

Meet the startup behind The Australian’s 50th birthday celebrations

7:21PM | Wednesday, 16 July 2014 | Broede Carmody

A Sydney-based startup was behind a website that formed part of The Australian’s 50th birthday celebrations.

 | Planning  | Business ideas

Lessons learnt at the Founder Institute in Melbourne

7:59PM | Wednesday, 16 July 2014 | Jo Sayer

Jo Sayer shares her story of what she learnt at the Founder Institute and why she landed up leaving.

 | Business ideas

Surf gets a new meaning on the Gold Coast

7:39PM | Tuesday, 15 July 2014 | Kye White

Gold Coast-based startup incubator Silicon Lakes is set to launch a new startup accelerator.

 | Business planning  | Venture Capital  | Workspace

Blue Sky Venture Capital flags plans to invest in “cash-starved” VC sector

7:26PM | Monday, 14 July 2014 | StartupSmart

Competition for high quality venture capital deals in Australia is at an 11-year low, according to Blue Sky Venture Capital investment director Dr Elaine Stead.

 | Planning

Hospitality recruitment site in safe pair of hands

7:51PM | Monday, 14 July 2014 | Kye White

Like football fans around the world, Melbourne Victory goalkeeper Nathan Coe has had a busy couple of weeks following the World Cup, but he’s also got another reason to be bleary eyed.

 | Planning  | Business ideas  | Business planning  | Growth  | How to start a...  | Starting

Aussie startup aims to wrestle back its users’ personal data

7:18PM | Monday, 14 July 2014 | Broede Carmody

An Australian startup wants to help people control their personal information and understand their online identity.

 | Planning  | Business ideas  | Business planning  | How to start a...

How getting the right domain name grew my business overnight

7:57PM | Monday, 14 July 2014 | Shaun McGowan

One night at a domain name conference I bought a domain name for $2000. It changed the direction my business was heading – in a good way.

 | Planning  | How I did it  | Business advice and education  | How to start a...

FRIDAY TIDBITS: Posse, the future and GovHack

7:20PM | Friday, 11 July 2014 | Bronwen Clune

Posse chief executive Rebekah Campbell has ruffled some feathers with a post titled “Why I ditched my co-working space,” and not because of the subject.

 | Planning

Government data hackathon smashes participation records with over 1000 participants nationwide

7:55PM | Friday, 11 July 2014 | Andrew Sadauskas

A hackathon aimed at getting developers to make use of government data sets has attracted a record number of participants across 11 events nationwide.

 | Planning  | Business planning  | Technology  | Business Grants  | Government and Regulation
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