3:00PM | Thursday, 31 March 2011 | Energy efficiency has been identified as a major growth area for Australian tech companies at the Federal Government’s Innovation Australia Showcase.
3:06PM | Thursday, 31 March 2011 | Five tech start-ups selected to participate in a three-month incubator program have returned from a trip to Silicon Valley, where all five companies were introduced to potential customers and investors.
3:33PM | Tuesday, 29 March 2011 | MasterCard has unveiled an ambitious plan to make contactless payment technology a standard feature by 2012.
3:44PM | Tuesday, 29 March 2011 | With virtual models and hologram advertisements already restyling the fashion industry, it seems runway shows staged in 3D could be the next big thing.
3:15PM | Monday, 28 March 2011 | A hiring surge in the US technology sector could trigger a rise in Australian entrepreneurs pitching to tech giants such as Google.
3:05PM | Friday, 25 March 2011 | The creators of a new social networking app have raised $41 million in venture capital from a host of investors, with the company planning to take the service global.
3:17PM | Friday, 25 March 2011 | To advance advertisers’ continual quest to be in front of consumers wherever they are, an airport in the US is offering advertising billboards above its toilet sinks.
3:00PM | Thursday, 24 March 2011 | Tech start-ups have been offered the chance to pitch for investment through the three-month MEGA program, which kicks off in April.
3:40PM | Wednesday, 23 March 2011 | Apple has confirmed its much-anticipated iPad 2 will go on sale in Australian from 5pm this Friday, with local users to enjoy a modest discount from last year’s launch.
3:49PM | Friday, 18 March 2011 | If you’re keen to find out the next start-up to emerge from nowhere to threaten global domination, the South by Southwest festival is a good place to start.