500 Startups has announced the 28 startups chosen to take part in the 13th intake of its accelerator program, with Australian startup Pixc and New Zealand’s Transfercar making the cut.
From freelancer to Elance-oDesk, there are a variety of platforms out there connecting outsourcers with freelancers. However, the time between posting a task and receiving the finished product can be lengthy. Whether we’re just getting too impatient or the business and tech worlds are moving too fast, an Australian entrepreneur has tried to solve the problem through Speedlancer, a freelancing platform that guarantees tasks will be completed in just four hours.
WeTeachMe have just come back from a whirlwind US Tour that has seen them accepted into the prestigious 500Startups and Techstars programs.
Last night in Sydney a decent sized proportion of the local startup community gathered for a fireside chat and Q&A with Dave McClure of 500 Startups. What I loved about this guy is his no bullshit approach in what can be sometimes a pretty diplomatic community. Here are some of my favourite quotes of the night.
Hashtag for this event is #sydneydave. Ok so this Dave is a little more unique than most. Dave McClure is one of the most influential and active tech startup investors of our generation. Dave is coming to Sydney, one of the most exciting startup scenes on the planet so lets show him why.