12:42PM | Tuesday, 3 December 2013 | Advocates of the lean start-up methodology, a customer-led iterative approach to product and business development, are gathering in San Francisco later this week for the International Lean Startup Conference.
7:32PM | Tuesday, 10 July 2012 | US-based social coding start-up GitHub has finally raised its first round of funding after years of resistance, closing a $100 million funding round from venture capital firm Andreessen Horowitz.
5:23PM | Friday, 18 May 2012 | US-based social networking start-up Pinterest has raised $100 million in finance, valuing the company at around $US1.5 billion.
4:49PM | Wednesday, 4 April 2012 | Start-up founders need to be realistic about how long they intend to stay with their business, an expert says, after Pinterest co-founder Paul Sciarra announced his departure from the company.
1:38PM | Friday, 13 January 2012 | US-based start-up program NewME Accelerator has secured venture capital firm Andreessen Horowitz as a sponsor, joining the likes of Google, HP and social networking site Tagged.
10:22PM | Tuesday, 18 October 2011 | US-based venture capital firm Andreessen Horowitz has teamed up with start-up incubator Y Combinator, promising to contribute $50,000 of the $150,000 awarded to every Start Fund participant.
7:05PM | Tuesday, 26 July 2011 | Travel web service start-up Airbnb has raised $112 million in a new funding round, according to reports, which will be used to fuel its rapid expansion throughout the world.