Should I spend my time and money on eCommerce?

2:00AM | Tuesday, 25 February 2014 |  Just like conventional retail, successful online retail requires staying close to customers, a compelling product offer and great service.

Google launches $300 million investment fund for growing start-ups

2:31PM | Friday, 21 February 2014 |  Google has this week launched an investment fund targeting established start-ups seeking money to grow.

Mining a new market: High vis shirts for women at work launched

2:41PM | Tuesday, 4 February 2014 |  It was while working on a mine site in central Queensland that Kym Clark came up with her idea for high visibility safety shirts tailored especially for women and those who were pregnant.

Google announces search update, starts rolling out additional information feature in search results

1:10AM | Friday, 24 January 2014 |  Google has announced that it is beginning to roll out changes to its search results that add information about website owners to its results.

How finding a solution to a problem brought Pixc to life

12:13PM | Monday, 2 December 2013 |  Holly Cardew launched Pixc, a web-based service that edits the backgrounds out of photos for online retailers, after discovering many needed help with the images on their websites.

Google and General Assembly launch free online summer school course in entrepreneurialism

11:45PM | Thursday, 28 November 2013 |  Google has announced an eight-week online course for aspiring tech entrepreneurs to be run from January to March in partnership with digital education group General Assembly.

Tiger Pistol raises $1 million in funding for expansion and promotion

10:10PM | Thursday, 24 October 2013 |  Australian start-up Tiger Pistol, a social media marketing platform for small and medium businesses, has raised $1 million from Australian venture capital fund Rampersand and existing investors.

PushStart and Innovation Bay to start a new wave of tech angel investors

10:21PM | Wednesday, 9 October 2013 |  Two start-up groups have combined forces to empower more technologically aware individuals to become angel investors in a bid to boost Australia’s fledgling tech investment scene.

Signs that an internet company is set to fail: online entrepreneur Fred Schebesta’s insights

10:21AM | Wednesday, 9 October 2013 |  Australian internet entrepreneur Fred Schebesta knows a thing or two about starting up a successful online business.

Leading accelerator program Startmate opens applications for fourth intake

10:51PM | Monday, 7 October 2013 |  Designed to turn Australian technical founders into successful global entrepreneurs, one of Australia’s first start-up accelerators Startmate is now open for applications.