Behind the battle for iiNet: Rich Listers spark bidding war

4:58PM | Tuesday, 28 April 2015 |  In a battle of the Rich List entrepreneurs, M2 Group founder Vaughan Bowen yesterday announced a bid for iiNet of $1.6 billion.

What Michael Malone did next

10:43PM | Monday, 27 October 2014 |  Entrepreneur Michael Malone has made his first move after leaving iiNet, investing in a new business venture called Diamond Cyber.

Start-up CEOs should pay themselves less than $150,000, PayPal founder says

4:09PM | Monday, 23 April 2012 |  Start-up chief executives shouldn’t pay themselves more than $150,000, according to tech veteran Peter Thiel, prompting local businesses to highlight the benefits of being frugal.

iiNet wins landmark copyright case against AFACT in High Court

4:23PM | Friday, 20 April 2012 |  iiNet has won a case in the High Court brought against it by a group of entertainment and media corporations alleging it was responsible for its customers downloading copyrighted material.

Unearthing a new start-up scene out West

12:36PM | Thursday, 15 December 2011 |  While Western Australia is heavily associated with the mining industry, its state capital is playing host to an increasingly diverse start-up sector. BY MICHELLE HAMMOND.

THE NEWS WRAP: Future Fund chairman issues Australian debt warning

11:16AM | Friday, 25 November 2011 |  Australia could suffer similar debt problems as the Eurozone countries if it doesn’t cut spending and bolster productivity, the chairman of the Future Fund has warned.

iiNet founder Michael Malone named Entrepreneur of the Year

11:09PM | Friday, 18 November 2011 |  iiNet founder and chief executive Michael Malone has told Australian start-ups “it’s all about the product”, after being named 2011 Australian Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year.

iiNet copyright battle set for High Court

3:47PM | Friday, 25 March 2011 |  The Australian Federation Against Copyright Theft will continue its legal battle against ISP iiNet over copyright infringement, seeking leave to appeal its case to the High Court.

THE NEWS WRAP: Carbon price to be introduced next year

2:10AM | Friday, 25 February 2011 |  Mixed business reaction to Gillard's 2012 carbon price introduction; Studios fail in iiNet court appeal; Oil price hits new high.

The iiNet evangelist

12:11PM | Monday, 13 December 2010 |  You don’t get many firebrand preachers operating out of their mother’s garage. But then Michael Malone was never the standard entrepreneur.