1:12AM | Monday, 10 January 2011 | There has been a lot of research done on colours and how they affect humans. Here’s a crash course.
4:28PM | Tuesday, 17 April 2012 | More Australians are starting online businesses in order to boost their income as international economic pressures continue to weigh on the local economy and consumer sentiment, according to the latest ING Direct financial wellbeing index.
1:11PM | Tuesday, 3 January 2012 | The astronomical number of unwanted Christmas gifts suggests there is a market for “reject” sites whereby consumers sell or exchange their Christmas cast-offs.
12:01PM | Thursday, 22 December 2011 | The ‘Eureka’ moment was alive and well in 2011, with plenty of weird and wonderful business ideas, from “man candles” and electronic flower pots to a bus shelter being turned into a giant oven in the name of advertising. BY MICHELLE HAMMOND.
12:59PM | Wednesday, 21 December 2011 | Online crowdsourcing start-up DesignCrowd has acquired Texan company Brandstack for an undisclosed sum, combining the service with its existing community to launch BrandCrowd.
12:01PM | Tuesday, 13 December 2011 | One in five Australian consumers would shop less on overseas websites if the Australian dollar fell below US90 cents, a survey shows.
12:02PM | Friday, 9 December 2011 | New Australian website Open Shed allows people to rent out or hire goods from people registered to the service.
12:05PM | Thursday, 8 December 2011 | Australian-founded Science Exchange has raised $1.5 million in funding from a raft of Silicon Valley investors, after graduating from Y Combinator just months ago.
12:20PM | Friday, 2 December 2011 | Web-based businesses and food companies have great potential for success, according to Forbes magazine, which has released its latest list of America’s 100 Most Promising Companies.
11:08PM | Monday, 28 November 2011 | PricingProphets.com founder Jon Manning talks to StartupSmart about how he hopes his idea will change the way people do business.