The annual IFA consumer electronics show in Berlin wrapped up yesterday. Here are five products from this year’s show your start-up might use in the near future. BY OLIVER MILMAN.
Private equity group Aura Capital has backed cashback deals site StartHere.
As soon as one sector of the economy starts to boom, a procession of observers and industry experts start to queue up to label it as a bubble that will invariably burst.
At Taskmaster Enterprises, we used to focus all our social media efforts on Facebook. That was until we discovered all our customers prefer to use Twitter and LinkedIn.
A small Sydney start-up is looking to break the eBook hegemony of tech giants Apple and Amazon by raising funds and expanding rapidly in Australia, the US and Europe.
Here are six vital things to remember when you are revamping your website. BY FRED SCHEBESTA.
Your website might look great on PC or Mac, but how does it look on an iPhone? A Samsung Galaxy S3? An old Nokia brick? If you don’t know, it’s time to find out!
A Sydney start-up has secured a landmark investment from Google’s executive chairman Eric Schmidt, amid a growth push in developing countries around the world.
Google aims to boost its travel-related offerings and compete with the likes of TripAdvisor, with its purchase of Frommer's.
More businesses have websites but fewer are actually using online tools, including search engines and social media, to market their products, according to the latest MYOB Business Monitor.
Group buying continues to restructure around niche offerings, with originators such as Groupon struggling to keep pace.
Mobile app development is now a $US 20.5 billion business, but there are also many pitfalls for the unwary in an increasingly crowded marketplace. Here are five keys to making sure your apps stand out from the crowd. BY OLIVER MILMAN.
The National Broadband Network has released an update to its corporate report yesterday, confirming the project will be delayed by six months and cost an extra $1.4 billion.
The latest Sensis e-Business Report reveals consumers are getting older, increasingly use mobile devices and buy more from overseas companies than ever before. So how can Australian start-ups take advantage of these trends?
The Federal Government has spent almost $40,000 on an iPad app for small business. Is it worth the money, or yet another example of Labor's waste?
A trend dubbed “Bring Your Own Apps” is gaining pace in the workplace, according to a Telsyte report, which shows businesses are encouraging their staff to use apps for work purposes.
Australian start-ups are suffering from unfair pricing in the Australian technology market, with research conducted by StartupSmart revealing that basic start-up tech products can cost up to 37.5% more than their US counterparts.
Australian start-up Incite Systems has signed a deal with a UK firm to take its technology to the British market, after developing software to help businesses understand their eligibility for R&D tax incentives.
The days when a start-up could slap its logo on any old website are long gone. Here are five web design trends you must pay attention to if you want your web presence to deliver sales. BY OLIVER MILMAN.
Silicon Valley was once emthe/em place for tech start-ups, but is that still the case? If your mobile app or eCommerce site is the next big thing, here's how (and where) to get funding. BY OLIVER MILMAN.