Gamifying content and tapping into personal goals the key to successful education startups

5:39PM | Tuesday, 12 May 2015 |  User retention is the major hurdle facing education startups and there are no easy solutions, according to the founder of an online platform that teaches people how to develop mobile apps.

Self-storage industry “ripe for disruption” as another startup joins the fray

5:33PM | Tuesday, 12 May 2015 |  Startups specialising in on-demand storage solutions are battling it out as entrepreneurs increasingly look at storage as one of the next sectors ripe for disruption.

THE NEWS WRAP: Google’s self-driving cars have been involved in 11 accidents

5:34AM | Tuesday, 12 May 2015 |  Google has revealed its self-driving cars have been involved in 11 “minor accidents” since it began testing the technology six years ago.

Sydney co-working space COMMUNE expanding

5:34PM | Monday, 11 May 2015 |  A Sydney co-working space is turning to crowdfunding to help fuel its expansion and meet the growing demand for collaborative working environments.

Europe's Digital Single Market needs to foster tech startups and a global view

5:18PM | Monday, 11 May 2015 |  Europe has launched its strategy for a Digital Single Market throughout its member countries. The success of this strategy relies on the ability of European lawmakers and politicians removing barriers to digital trade.

Australia's transitioning economy and the myth of digital disruption

5:14PM | Monday, 11 May 2015 |  Digital disruption is a phrase increasingly bandied about when it comes to the Australian economy, but how deeply do digital technologies really penetrate Australian industry?

Menulog founder’s $470 million payday: Takeaway business served up to UK rival Just Eat

5:05PM | Monday, 11 May 2015 |  UK-based takeaway food delivery platform Just Eat will buy out local rival Menulog for $855 million cash, if a proposed deal is given the green light by the Foreign Investment Review Board.

THE NEWS WRAP: Uber is seeking another $US1.5 billion in funding

5:20AM | Monday, 11 May 2015 |  On-demand ridesharing company Uber is looking to raise another $US1.5 billion in funding as the startup continues its rapid expansion into other markets and verticals.

This smartwatch keyboard is faster than typing on an iPhone – and it won CeBIT's startup prize

5:58PM | Friday, 8 May 2015 |  Melbourne-based startup Infiniti Technology has claimed the top prize in CeBIT’s 2015 Startup Pitchfest after debuting a ground-breaking smartwatch keyboard that makes typing messages on a smartwatch both fast and intuitive.

Measuring success in startup land: Demo Night for muru-D’s Class#2

5:03PM | Friday, 8 May 2015 |  There are plenty of ways to measure startup success across customers, investors, partnerships or distribution agreements. So which one should you aim for?