Co-working space The Cluster looks for point of difference in a crowded market

11:10PM | Monday, 14 November 2011 |  The founders of The Cluster, a new co-working space for start-ups, insist their facility will offer a point of difference despite an increasingly cluttered market for entrepreneurs to choose from.

Finalists unveiled for $250k Game On comp

11:04PM | Monday, 14 November 2011 |  Business management software company Greentree International has unveiled the finalists of its Game On competition, which will see 10 Australian companies compete for a $250,000 prize.

Google to sponsor Startup Weekend

11:30PM | Friday, 11 November 2011 |  Google has forged a partnership with Startup Weekend, promising start-up creation events in new cities and the worldwide rollout of developer workshops. acquired by owner

11:21PM | Thursday, 10 November 2011 |  Australian social bookmarking start-up has been acquired by US-based tech company AVOS Systems, the parent company of competitor, less than a year after it was founded.

Top 10 start-up meet-ups in Australia

11:57PM | Thursday, 10 November 2011 |  There are plenty of networking meet-ups that are aimed squarely at start-ups. We’ve compiled a list of 10 of the best.

The Hive calls it a day

11:18PM | Wednesday, 9 November 2011 |  Start-up networking group The Hive is to disband, nearly four years after bringing its mix of entrepreneurial talks and socialising to Sydney, Melbourne and Brisbane.

What is your best indicator of progress?

11:03PM | Wednesday, 9 November 2011 |  One of the hardest things for an entrepreneur to know is whether their start-up is making progress. BY JASON ROSE.

Google+ open for business

11:31PM | Tuesday, 8 November 2011 |  Google has opened its social network Google+ to businesses and brands, allowing companies to create their own pages, but the move has received a mixed reaction from industry experts.

A nearby business wants to strike up a partnership arrangement. Should I do this?

11:51PM | Tuesday, 8 November 2011 |  I say, seize the opportunity. But before you get too involved, make sure it’s all in writing so you’re all clear what you want out of the partnership.

Start-up team Print My Life win Startup Weekend competition

11:13PM | Monday, 7 November 2011 |  A hastily-formed group of strangers have been handed the chance to develop their venture in a top Singapore-based incubator after winning Melbourne’s latest Startup Weekend competition.