General wisdom among tech entrepreneurs is that the ideal number of co-founders is two or three. Here’s a short guide to picking the right person.
Regional Queensland startups get a boost with ilab roadshow visits, Mentor Blaze coming to Cairns and Townsville4:19PM | Friday, 17 April 2015 | Andrew Sadauskas
Entrepreneurs in regional Queensland are set to receive a boost, with ilab planning a series of Regional Startup Roadshow seminars in Mackay, Rockhampton, Gladstone and Maryborough, while Mentor Blaze events will run in Cairns and Townsville on the same day as Brisbane.
The health tech revolution will be televised: New accelerator offers $40,000 and broadcasting services4:29PM | Friday, 17 April 2015 | Andrew Sadauskas
A new virtual accelerator program focusing on health tech startups is offering $40,000 in broadcast time and services in exchange for 7% equity, with the possibility of a further $40,000 cash in exchange for another 7% in equity.
Australia is about to see the launch of an equity crowdfunding platform aimed specifically at the health-tech sector, inspired by the explosive popularity growth of health-tech meetup groups.
Nitro’s Sam Chandler explains why it no longer makes sense for Australian startups to move to Silicon Valley3:28PM | Friday, 27 March 2015 | Andrew Sadauskas
Here are two key reasons why it no longer makes sense for early stage Australian startups to relocate their headquarters to Silicon Valley
Young entrepreneurs like 20-year-old CoinJar co-founder Ryan Zhou are actually in the minority, according to a survey about the age of startup founders.
The BBC is set to give away a million Raspberry Pi-style computers to British school students to encourage children to take up coding.
It has never been easier to found a startup in Australia, according to social entrepreneur and New York Times bestselling author Roger Hamilton.
Old Taskmaster is back with a take on whether Sydney or Melbourne should be the centre of Australia's startup scene.
A Hong Kong-based ASX-listed company is planning to take on the internet’s biggest name, Kim Kardashian, with a rival celebrity mobile phone game.
Art and technology converged at the Perth International Arts Festival over the past week to create digital artwork with no limits.
Melbourne startup Appster is partnering up with the Department of Education in Tasmania and New Town High School in Hobart to create a new course designed to teach students the foundations of coding and app creation.
A new force in gaming? Controls combine virtual reality with exercise, motion tracking and resistance2:16PM | Friday, 20 February 2015 | Andrew Sadauskas
An Australian tech company called The Realm has created a new motion tracking control system with force feedback that co-founder Matt Long says will give gamers a more immersive experience – along with a calorie-burning workout.
For the circular economy to thrive, we must be serious about reducing waste.
A yarn about startups pussyfooting around: How pausing a kitten delivery turned into a full-grown cat-astrophe2:00PM | Monday, 9 February 2015 | Taskmaster
If you promise your customers kittens, you better deliver!
The team that won last year’s BattleHack competition will once again take on Silicon Valley for the chance to win $US100,000.
The federal Department of Communications has issued a survey to industry and developers to gauge the interest in creating a geocoded national address platform that would be free for users.
As the nation focuses on the outcome of the Queensland election, the Toowoomba startup community is looking forward to a big year ahead in 2015, with a number of events and a new coworking space on the agenda.
Australia is a world leader when it comes to sporting technology but more could be done to support its sports-tech startups, according to the founder of a company that specialises in helping athletes and individuals recover from injuries.
South Australia’s largest startup conference has announced its keynote speakers for 2015, including Shark Tank investor Stephen Baxter, OneShift founder Gen George and BlueChilli’s Alan Jones.