Rebekah Horne, digital director of DMG Radio Australia, has been installed as CEO of US start-up TopFloor, which has been backed by Google’s venture capital arm.
Google may be looking at expanding its newest finance venture, where SMEs can access finance in order to fund AdWords campaigns, to Australia.
Apple is getting ready to debut the smaller version of its iPad on October 23, a new report claims, following weeks of rumours and speculation.
A new incubator for tech start-ups, dubbed Silicon Lakes, is launching on the Gold Coast, with a pitch competition for app developers acting as the curtain raiser to the scheme.
There are now more ways to work out what works and what doesn't on your YouTube video offerings.
Australia Post is making a big investment in parcel delivery systems to keep up with booming online sales that have put a strain on the postal system.
Facebook has taken a giant step into eCommerce by partnering with seven large retailers, including Victoria's Secret and department store Neiman Marcus, and introducing new want, collect and like buttons.
Australians are now using more internet data than ever before and the trend isn't likely to slow down any time soon, according to new ABS figures.
Cloud computing – outsourcing your data to a datacentre over the internet – is a growing business trend. If you're curious about the cloud, here are five tips to get you started. BY OLIVER MILMAN.
In the age of social media even SMEs have to be very aware of their media profile and branding, as illustrated by the Alan Jones controversy.
If your start-up is developing a new invention, the Federal Government's R&D Tax Incentive can return up to 45 cents for every dollar spent on it. Here are some facts to be aware of before you apply. BY MAHESH SHARMA.
The tech sector has told the Federal Government that regulations need to change if Australia wants to have its own Silicon Valley.
More than one billion people now use Facebook each month, it’s been confirmed, but concerns remain around the site’s revenue.
Microsoft is in talks to acquire US-based digital music service Rdio, a start-up created by a co-founder of Skype, it’s been reported.
Australian company Microlatch is at the forefront of the smartphone and mobile payment systems security revolution.
Australian online retailers are being encouraged to “do more with the same budget” in order to retain customers, after a report revealed only a quarter of local businesses currently offer free delivery.
A growing number of Australian entrepreneurs are raising capital through crowdfunding websites. Here’s a look at some local entrepreneurs who have raised thousands. BY OLIVER MILMAN.
Apple has apologised over errors in its much-criticised Maps app.
An “exponential” growth in shopping via smartphones and an increasing customer awareness of price promotions are some of the key retail trends identified in new reports by eBay and Nielsen.
Facebook has rolled out a new feature called Gifts, allowing users to send each other real-life presents, believed to be the direct result of its acquisition of mCommerce start-up Karma.