Uber lashes out at ATO’s “flawed” GST ruling while competitors welcome level playing field

5:51AM | Wednesday, 20 May 2015 |  Uber has lashed out at the Australian Tax Office’s recent decision to apply the GST to its services regardless of how much drivers make, describing the ruling as “flawed” and announcing they will be challenging the determination.

NSW government move to cut credit card surcharge brings taxi industry startups into the fold

9:28AM | Friday, 12 September 2014 |  The founders of transportation network startups ingogo and GoCatch have praised the New South Wales government’s move to drop the taxi credit card surcharge fee in the state.

Apps I can’t live without: Five entrepreneurs reveal their top three

1:00AM | Tuesday, 21 January 2014 |  With so many apps available and created every day, how do you know which ones are the best for your purposes?

News Corp Australia to sponsor start-up tech co-working space Fishburners

12:50PM | Friday, 13 December 2013 |  Sydney tech start-up community organisation Fishburners has announced a partnership with News Corp Australia that will include financial sponsorship, training and mentoring.

Ingogo taxi app launches new revenue stream via payment platform with financial heavyweights

10:12PM | Wednesday, 16 October 2013 |  Taxi booking and payment app ingogo has this week announced a partnership with ANZ Bank and payment platform provider Ingenico to launch a full service terminal for cash, eftpos and contactless payments.

Start-up pitching competition at upcoming angel investor event

9:14PM | Friday, 27 September 2013 |  Start-ups will be able to pitch their idea to an exclusive angel investor dinner in Queensland in November, in an event run by start-up networking group Innovation Bay.

GoCatch founders tell: How to disrupt an industry and get your app to go viral

6:06PM | Friday, 21 June 2013 |  Ad campaigns against your brand and government lobbying. As Ned Moorfield and Andrew Campbell discovered, this is what the response to really disrupting an industry can look like.

goCatch settles rift with NSW Taxi Council

5:26PM | Wednesday, 30 May 2012 |  The co-founder of taxi app goCatch says the start-up has settled its differences with the NSW Taxi Council, almost one year after the council said the app compromises passenger safety.

Taxi Pro drives into taxi app traffic jam

1:21PM | Monday, 30 January 2012 |  A nineteen-year-old entrepreneur based in Sydney is the latest developer to launch an online service for taxi users, identifying taxi payment system Cabcharge as its main competitor.

iPhone 4S tipped to offer opportunities to app developers

10:43PM | Wednesday, 5 October 2011 |  App developers have been warned to keep pace with the capabilities of the new Apple iPhone 4S or risk becoming obsolete.