After a successful crowdfunding campaign, this Ant-o wants to save your life in an emergency

8:12PM | Friday, 8 August 2014 |  In an emergency, allowing paramedics to quickly identify someone, including their emergency contacts, key medical information or immediate contact information, can literally be a matter of life or death.

Five Australian start-ups to watch in 2014

1:00PM | Wednesday, 8 January 2014 |  The Australian start-up ecosystem continues to grow rapidly, with hundreds of start-ups and several new funds and incubators emerging last year.

Startup Victoria named official simulcast partner of San Francisco’s Lean Startup Conference

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.

Three steps to turn an idea into a start-up

11:58PM | Monday, 25 November 2013 |  For every start-up launched, there are hundreds, possibly thousands, of start-up ideas. The way to find the courage to turn a good idea into a business, and how to actually do so is good planning, according to Athena Prib, co-founder and commercial director of business consulting group Gemaker.

Aussie crowdfunding platform Pozible to launch in the US while prepared for competition from Kickstarter at home

9:54PM | Monday, 16 September 2013 |  Australian crowdfunding platform Pozible has made its first international move, opening an office in San Francisco in the US and tailoring its payment gateway experience.

Creative start-up community needs to learn investor speak

7:39PM | Thursday, 11 July 2013 |  The chief executive of technology business incubator ATP Innovations, Hamish Hawthorn, says art and design based start-ups are increasingly important in the start-up scene, but face unique challenges.

Anything’s Pozible for musician Clare Bowditch following funding success

2:31PM | Monday, 4 February 2013 |  Australian musician Clare Bowditch will accelerate the development of her side project Big Hearted Business after smashing her $26,450 target on local crowdfunding platform Pozible.

Eskimo Joe turns to Pozible for latest album

11:58PM | Friday, 23 November 2012 |  Australian band Eskimo Joe is using Pozible to fund its next album, with the aim of raising $40,000 via the online crowdfunding platform.

Caution urged over crowdfunding as Kickstarter-backed venture crashes

10:31PM | Tuesday, 23 October 2012 |  A Kickstarter-backed gaming company was forced to stop development on its latest game after its programmers pulled the pin.

iPledg rolls out record $1.2 million crowdfunding campaign

10:00PM | Tuesday, 2 October 2012 |  An events management and marketing company has launched Australia’s largest ever crowdfunding campaign, attempting to raise $1.2 million on iPledg.