Australian game developer picks up $150,000 at Samsung app challenge in the US

3:26PM | Friday, 14 March 2014 |  Mark White’s Tasty Tadpole game took two years to build as he crammed in the coding around a full-time job in advertising.

Calling all app developers: the 2014 OzApp awards are open for entry

8:09PM | Thursday, 22 August 2013 |  One of Australia’s leading app development competitions is calling for entries from entrepreneurs who have built creative apps for mobile, web or cloud systems this year.

Developers get a chance to impress with Samsung-backed accelerator program coming to Melbourne

7:16PM | Wednesday, 17 July 2013 |  Tech giant Samsung and creative agency Visual Jazz Isobar are co-hosting Create 32 next month, a weekend accelerator program for developers working in near field communications (NFC) technology in Melbourne.

How mobile web start-ups can cash-in on tensions between Google and Samsung

7:53PM | Thursday, 11 July 2013 |  Some people suggest Google and Samsung might soon be heading to the divorce court. However, if your start-up develops mobile apps, an Android-powered divorce could be a great opportunity to cash in.

Pizza Hut releases a perfume – and two more bizarre marketing stunts

2:46PM | Friday, 15 February 2013 |  Pizza Hut has embarked on a cheesy new marketing campaign by launching its own perfume, dubbed Eau de Pizza Hut, designed to draw people to its Facebook page.

Samsung and Toblerone among this year’s Shonkys

10:37PM | Tuesday, 30 October 2012 |  Start-ups can learn from the mistakes of this year’s Shonky award winners, which include Toblerone for its “ridiculous” serving sizes, and waterproofing technology that doesn’t work.

Vodafone “hackathon” looks to develop mobile innovation, all for a good cause

8:28PM | Tuesday, 7 August 2012 |  Want to hone your coding skills and help a great cause? Vodafone want you to build an app for that.

Gadgets dominate most searched-for items in March

4:46PM | Monday, 16 April 2012 |  Apple and Samsung products were among the most searched for online items in March, according to findings from Getprice, but bicycles and leisure options were also high on the list.

Samsung’s Galaxy 10.1 tablet could hit Aussie stores next week

12:57PM | Thursday, 1 December 2011 |  Samsung’s Galaxy Tab 10.1 tablet could be on sale in Australia as early as next week, following the Federal Court’s decision to overturn a ban on the sale of the tablet.

Samsung Galaxy Nexus tipped to boost Android apps market

10:23PM | Thursday, 20 October 2011 |  An expert says the Samsung Galaxy Nexus could stimulate the creation of apps for Android tablets, after becoming the first smartphone to launch with Google’s Android 4.0 software.