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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.

How I launched my startup in five days for only $125

7:21PM | Tuesday, 8 July 2014 | Stacey Jacobs

After getting a taste of the startup landscape back in 2009 when I was interviewing (then) fledgling startups like Waze and Shapeways for Contagious Magazine in London, I decided startups were where I wanted to be. Fast-paced environment + technology… I was sold.

Melbourne startup tackling homelessness through collapsible shelters

7:10PM | Monday, 7 July 2014 | Broede Carmody

A Melbourne-based startup has designed and developed portable shelters for the homeless, which can be put together in less than two minutes.

New Australian equity crowdfunding platform set to launch as federal government considers reforms

7:24AM | Monday, 7 July 2014 | Andrew Sadauskas

A new Australian equity crowdfunding platform called Equitise is gearing up for launch, as the federal government considers the recommendations handed down in the recent CAMAC report.

Startup mythbusting: The seven biggest startup myths

7:57PM | Thursday, 3 July 2014 | Franck Nouyrigat

I’d like to share with you some of the major myths I’ve been fighting against in the past five years.

$US100,000 up for grabs at PayPal and Braintree Sydney Hackathon

7:57PM | Wednesday, 2 July 2014 | StartupSmart

PayPal and Braintree will be hosting a 24-hour hackathon where developers compete for the chance to win a trip to Silicon Valley and $US100,000.

Guy Kawasaki tells StartupSmart why MVP should go beyond just viable

7:31PM | Wednesday, 2 July 2014 | Kye White

Minimum viable product, or MVP, is missing two ‘V’s according to current Canva and former Apple chief evangelist Guy Kawasaki.

Know when you’re “flearning”, not flying

6:51PM | Friday, 27 June 2014 | Taskmaster

As you will recall, last week your humble correspondent talked to a would-be entrepreneur whose big idea was to use drones to home deliver pizzas.

20 tips to maximise your chances of success in business

6:05PM | Thursday, 26 June 2014 | Jonathan Weinstock

Let’s assume we have already explored the reasons for why businesses fail and focus on what you can do to maximise your chances of being successful. Here is a list of 20 actionable tips.

Pollenizer launches an online community to help entrepreneurs connect

6:02PM | Friday, 20 June 2014 | Kye White and Andrew Sadauskas

Pollenizer has officially launched a new online community, called the Pollenizer Guild, which is designed to help startup entrepreneurs connect with one another.

THE NEWS WRAP: Has YouTube killed the indie rock star?

6:13AM | Wednesday, 18 June 2014 | Kye White

Indie labels that have not signed up for Google's upcoming music streaming service could have their videos pulled from YouTube.

Surviving your first year: How clarity is essential to achieve longevity

6:22PM | Tuesday, 17 June 2014 | Stefan Kazakis

Here's a guide for new small business owners on suriviving that crucial first 12 months.

Combining passion with computational thinking could help Australian startups

6:35PM | Monday, 16 June 2014 | Bronwen Clune

In a follow up to his talk at last week at Vivid Sydney about growing Australian startup culture, Google engineering director Alan Noble has written a an official Google blog post about encouraging more computer science (CS) graduates.

Four tips for startups I wish I knew when I started

6:14PM | Thursday, 12 June 2014 | Alex Ghiculescu

When we launched Tanda at the end of 2012, we were truly going in blind. Here are the four things we wished we would have known before starting.

Sharp idea leads to Australia’s latest Kickstarter success

6:14PM | Wednesday, 11 June 2014 | Bronwen Clune

With a goal of raising $45,000, and having reached $300,000 with 16 days to go, Darkly Lab’s LazerBlade looks to be Australia’s next runaway Kickstarter success.

The Upside of Startup Depression

6:00PM | Tuesday, 10 June 2014 | Tom Howard

I’ve experienced a lot of depression during my life – not really suicidal depression, but melancholy, anxiety, fearfulness and crippling self-doubt, and it’s been a big factor/complication over the course of building Adioso.

Turning your great idea into a shipping product

6:04PM | Tuesday, 3 June 2014 | Mark Pesce

Everyone who’s made the journey from idea to product agrees: Hardware is hard. Mark Pesce draws on his experience of bringing MooresCloud to market.

Australia ranked second best place to be a female entrepreneur

6:27PM | Tuesday, 3 June 2014 | Eloise Keating

Australia is the second best place in the world to be a female entrepreneur, according to international rankings released this week.

Everything you need to know about building a startup in China

6:26PM | Monday, 2 June 2014 | Andrew Sadauskas

China’s booming mobile market is creating lucrative new business opportunities for startups, according to Australian entrepreneur and Koombah cofounder Jason Lim, who recently returned from China.

Unitrends acquires NICTA cloud security startup Yuruware

5:46PM | Friday, 30 May 2014 | StartupSmart

Yuruware, an Australian-based innovator of data protection technology for Amazon Web Services (AWS), has been acquired by Unitrends.

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