New findings reveal which Australian universities are creating the most entrepreneurs

8:35PM | Tuesday, 20 August 2013 |  Data released this week by US tech database CrunchBase has found the University of New South Wales produced more technology entrepreneurs in the past 15 years than any other Australian university.

Shoes of Prey wins national retail award

7:44PM | Tuesday, 23 July 2013 |  Online women’s shoe fashion retailer Shoes of Prey has been named the best online retailer in Australia at the Australian Retailers Association’s annual awards.

Star-studded event series helps entrepreneurs face the Startup Grind

2:53PM | Monday, 25 February 2013 |  The US-founded Startup Grind event series continues to grow in Australia, with the Sydney and Melbourne chapters set to host the founders of Atlassian and Zendesk respectively.

Atlassian rolls out second ‘Hack House’ for budding techies

1:36PM | Tuesday, 22 January 2013 |  The first class of Atlassian Hack House graduates have highlighted their achievements since participating in the program, after the second class began work yesterday.

Five start-up lessons from the Young Rich List

9:46PM | Thursday, 27 September 2012 |  Atlassian co-founders Mike Cannon-Brookes and Scott Farquhar topped the BRW Young Rich List with an amazing $480 million fortune. Here are five key lessons from this year’s list. BY OLIVER MILMAN.

Start-ups warned over staff equity tax drawback

8:16PM | Wednesday, 29 August 2012 |  An expert has issued some advice to start-ups who plan to offer stock options to employees, after players in the technology industry highlighted the drawbacks of Employee Share Option Plans.

New “dream team” start-up fund Blackbird Ventures set to take flight

8:00AM | Friday, 3 August 2012 |  A new venture capital fund is aiming to take the Australian start-up scene by storm, founded by a self-described “dream team” including Atlassian founders Mike Cannon-Brookes and Scott Farquhar.

Shoes of Prey swoops in for $3 million in funding

6:00AM | Friday, 8 June 2012 |  Sydney start-up success story Shoes of Prey has sung the praises of its home city after raising $3 million from investors, including Atlassian co-founder Mike Cannon-Brookes.

Atlassian acquires US start-up HipChat

3:25PM | Thursday, 8 March 2012 |  Australian software giant Atlassian has acquired US-based instant messaging network HipChat for an undisclosed sum.

Harbouring a new start-up scene

2:58PM | Tuesday, 28 February 2012 |  Sydney may have suffered from a series of setbacks in recent years, but the hometown of Startmate and PushStart remains a heavy hitter in the start-up world. BY OLIVER MILMAN.