Microsoft chief outlines bold ambition to revamp the tech company

7:22PM | Friday, 11 July 2014 |  Microsoft chief executive officer Satya Nadella is optimistic the company can shed its image as a slow-moving, bureaucratic, old-school business culture.

What I learnt at Europe’s largest start-up investor conference: An entrepreneur shares his insights

11:44PM | Thursday, 28 November 2013 |  Queensland-based tech start-up Nubis has returned this week from Europe’s largest start-up and investor conference Slush 2013 where it pitched to investors.

Change privacy settings in Windows 8

10:00AM | Wednesday, 9 October 2013 |  Feel like you need a bit of privacy in Windows 8? Here's a quick tip.

Australian app development start-up off to Finland for Microsoft/Nokia AppCampus

9:00PM | Monday, 16 September 2013 |  I TabAlot, a software developing start-up, has touched down in Finland to begin training as one of the 19 young companies taking part in AppCampus, a Microsoft and Nokia start-up accelerator program.

Fundraising for start-ups still a challenge, conference hears

9:06PM | Wednesday, 4 September 2013 |  Fundraising for Australian start-ups remains one of the biggest challenges for the sector but there are hopes it may soon improve, a Gold Coast conference has heard.

Microsoft creates coordinated effort to help start-ups

6:07PM | Wednesday, 26 June 2013 |  Microsoft has moved to consolidate its support of start-ups around the world by creating Microsoft Ventures, a coordinated effort that aims to offer tools, mentorship, guidance and seed funding.

Queensland start-up wins international funding for its app

6:49PM | Monday, 17 June 2013 |  A new social app created by Australian start-up Nubis has scored €6000 ($A8300) in funding from a global mobile acceleration program based in Finland and funded by Microsoft and Nokia.

Two-week old Aussie start-up wins 50,000 euros in seed funding

6:11PM | Friday, 14 June 2013 |  A two-week-old start-up has won €50,000 ($69,500) in seed funding from Nokia and Microsoft’s joint investment program, AppCampus.

Silicon Lakes directors head to US to build relationships with start-up community

6:11PM | Tuesday, 11 June 2013 |  The directors of Gold Coast incubator Silicon Lakes are flying to the United States tomorrow (Wednesday) to build relationships with the start-up community there and provide a future pathway for Queensland start-ups.

Calling all coders: The Codehire Cup is on again

5:53PM | Friday, 31 May 2013 |  Computer coders all over the country are signing up to take part in this year’s Codehire Cup.