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.
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.
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.
If you aren’t the market leader in your industry, put your energy into becoming the leading competitor. It’s a lesson as new as Apple and Samsung – or as old as Coke and Pepsi.
Australian company Microlatch is at the forefront of the smartphone and mobile payment systems security revolution.
Apple has apologised over errors in its much-criticised Maps app.
Sydney start-up OpenLearning will go up against online education heavyweight Coursera as it prepares to launch a range of free and paid courses.
Guy Kawasaki, former chief evangelist at Apple, was in Australia recently. Here he braves the pastel colours and soft furnishings of Seven’s Weekend Sunrise to talk start-ups, along with hackathon winner Jason Maclulich.
Atlassian co-founders Mike Cannon-Brookes and Scott Farquhar topped the BRW Young Rich List with an amazing $480 million fortune. Here are five key lessons from this year’s list. BY OLIVER MILMAN.
When it comes time to secure your computers, don't overlook the basics.
Start-up developers look set for both opportunities and challenges due to Apple’s latest update to iOS 6, with a redesign of the App Store coming under fire.
The Australian release of Apple’s iPhone 5 is upon us. Here are five essential apps that can help to transform your iPhone into an essential productivity tool for your business. BY OLIVER MILMAN.
Business users have been urged to switch off Internet Explorer after a vulnerability was exposed.
Email filters are a great way of distilling messages you don’t need to read, or spam messages that you don’t want to receive.
Two-thirds of organisations are yet to integrate mobile into their marketing strategies, according to a new study, which highlights ways in which marketers can achieve mobile best practice.
Australian telcos have released their pricing for the Apple iPhone 5. Here are all the details.
Australian coders are being encouraged to use newly launched platform Codehire.com, where employers have to “prove themselves” to coders, rather than coders convincing employers.
Apple announced a new bigger and thinner iPhone 5 at this morning's presentation, along with new iPods and an iTunes update.