Local start-up community unites on quest to bring a car made of Lego that runs on air to Australia

9:25PM | Friday, 13 September 2013 |  The Melbourne and Sydney start-up communities have united to fund the creation of a full-size car made entirely of Lego by a Romanian teenage hardware hacker.

Top US investor Jonathan Teo to visit Melbourne

9:08PM | Monday, 9 September 2013 |  Leading US investor Jonathan Teo will visit Melbourne next month to meet local start-ups and entrepreneurs and speak at an event hosted by investor group Investors’ Org.

Bugcrowd raises $1.6 million by mastering the cultural differences between Australian and US investors

9:59AM | Thursday, 5 September 2013 |  Bugcrowd, a marketplace for security testing websites via crowdsourced “bug bounties”, has raised $1.6 million in its series A funding round, set to close in a few weeks.

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.

How can I avoid becoming isolated in my home-based business?

7:00AM | Tuesday, 30 July 2013 |  Spend time building networks with key customers, potential customers and other business people to overcome isolation.

Australian social selling app for the younger generation ready to take on eBay

7:48PM | Friday, 12 July 2013 |  A 20-year-old entrepreneur has launched an online sales app targeted at the new generation of online shoppers and integrated with social media.

Are you making these three mistakes on Twitter?

6:18PM | Friday, 28 June 2013 |  Twitter for business can be an absolute minefield and there are three common mistakes that can prevent you from achieving success. Please double check that you’re not a disaster waiting to happen!

Download your Twitter archive

6:55PM | Tuesday, 25 June 2013 |  Do you want to keep a record of your tweets? Well, you can download your Twitter archive with this simple tip.

New start-up has fun with social media criticism from Greens leader

6:31PM | Friday, 21 June 2013 |  Only a few months old and the trio behind Hate You Cards have gleefully returned fire via social media at Senator Christine Milne, leader of the federal Greens Party.

Facebook, Twitter or Pinterest? Which social media platform is right for my business?

5:17PM | Wednesday, 29 May 2013 |  With a proliferation of social media platforms, it can be difficult to know which one you should direct your attention to. If you’re confused, here’s some market research that can help you out.