1:56PM | Friday, 8 January 2016 | The Hollywood actor and TV Host has co-founded venture capital firms A-Grade Investments and Sound Ventures.
6:23AM | Wednesday, 17 June 2015 | Amazon is considering paying ordinary people to deliver packages in a bid to tackle rising shipping costs and speed up delivery times, according to The Wall Street Journal.
2:58PM | Thursday, 21 February 2013 | A number of new start-ups have likened themselves to US-based company Airbnb, the leader in travel rentals, which has booked more than 10 million nights of accommodation worldwide.
11:45PM | Friday, 2 November 2012 | US-based home rental service Airbnb has highlighted the growth of Australia’s tourism industry, after announcing plans to open an office in Sydney and recruit local talent to drive the brand.
2:35PM | Monday, 27 February 2012 | Apple has acquired Australian start-up Chomp for around $US50 million but is remaining tight-lipped over what it plans to do with the Chomp app, which is used to search the App Store.
6:21PM | Wednesday, 1 June 2011 | Local tech entrepreneur Matthew Ho is preparing to launch the Australian branch of travel web service Airbnb as the US-based parent company reportedly prepares to close a $100 million funding round.