12:45PM | Monday, 5 December 2011 | Sydney-based games studio Bubble Gum Interactive is one of 23 innovative companies to share in $10 million through Commercialisation Australia, along with a host of health-related projects.
11:29PM | Monday, 7 November 2011 | Mobile start-up Tapit is attempting to take the world of near field communications (NFC) technology by storm. Co-founder Jamie Conyngham explains how the business is faring.
10:01PM | Monday, 17 October 2011 | The Victorian Government plans to spend more than $50 million on the state’s biotechnology sector, just days after IBM announced a new R&D lab to strengthen Victoria’s ICT industry.
10:42PM | Thursday, 13 October 2011 | Crowdsource design giant 99designs has launched a $99,999 fund for design students, promising cash for winning entries, as it celebrates its 99,999th design contest.
10:38PM | Thursday, 13 October 2011 | The NSW Government has announced a new $3 million fund to support creative digital content, including electronic games and transmedia projects, offering recipients up to $250,000 each.
10:44PM | Wednesday, 12 October 2011 | The Victorian Government will provide up to $6 million to projects that develop innovative broadband solutions, with applications now being sought from Victorian-based businesses.
10:47PM | Wednesday, 5 October 2011 | Five small businesses have received grants up to $30,000 from the City of Melbourne as part of its Small Business Grants Program, which includes a category specifically for start-ups.
10:49PM | Tuesday, 4 October 2011 | Businesses are being encouraged to apply for the Tasmanian Innovation and Investment Fund, which will provide minimum grants of $50,000 in an attempt to generate jobs across the state’s economy.
9:00AM | Monday, 5 September 2011 | Emerging businesses Trakblaz and Bright Brewery are among the recipients of the latest $3 million funding round of the Victorian Competitive Business Fund program.
8:36PM | Friday, 19 August 2011 | Dublin-based seed fund Angel Holdings will launch in November, coinciding with Global Entrepreneurship Week, with the fund aimed at start-ups from across the globe and in all sectors.