Female entrepreneurs more likely to use social media: Report

11:27PM | Thursday, 10 November 2011 |  Female business owners are 6% more likely than their male counterparts to use at least one form of social media in their business, according to a new study released by American Express.

Female-led tech start-ups urged to enter PITCH competition

11:24PM | Thursday, 10 November 2011 |  Female-led tech start-ups are being encouraged to enter PITCH, a start-up competition run by global network Women 2.0, with the event expected to attract up to 500 attendants.

Google highlights value of mobile sites ahead of Xmas

11:22PM | Wednesday, 9 November 2011 |  Retailers will have to develop mobile-friendly websites in order to cash in on a “marathon” Christmas shopping season, according to Google Australia’s head of retail.

NBN Co. to offer tailored services to small firms

11:32PM | Wednesday, 9 November 2011 |  The National Broadband Network Company will allow wholesale internet service providers to cater for small firms and home operators, enabling businesses to tailor their broadband services.

Limit your DropBox download rate

11:39PM | Tuesday, 8 November 2011 |  If you want to limit the amount of bandwidth being used for your DropBox download, thankfully you can manually adjust the download limit.

Pollenizer invites start-ups to take piece of new $1.1 million fund

11:17PM | Tuesday, 8 November 2011 |  Tech incubator Pollenizer is encouraging late applications to its start-up program after closing a $1.1 million funding round.

New camera features in iOS 5

11:29PM | Monday, 7 November 2011 |  Most users that have updated to iOS 5 will know there’s been a few updates to the camera app. But did you also know it’s become easier to swipe through your photos.

Change download locations in Chrome

11:37PM | Friday, 4 November 2011 |  Whenever you download a file through your browser, the program will place that file automatically in a folder it has designated for itself. But you may want to change that folder. Here’s how.

MYOB and PayPal launch eCommerce “starter package”

11:46PM | Friday, 4 November 2011 |  MYOB and PayPal have launched a new initiative enabling small businesses to set up a website and begin accepting payments within an hour, in a bid to cash in on the growth of eCommerce.

The benefits of failing fast

11:48PM | Thursday, 3 November 2011 |  Failing fast in a web start-up is fine but what you do after determines if you're a true entrepreneur or not. BY NIKI SCEVAK.