Profiles

Optus-Innov8 Seed Fund now open for business all year round!

- October 17, 2013 2 MIN READ

Today, tech innovators around Australia can now apply for funds, resources and support all year round from Optus‐Innov8 Seed, an early‐stage investment collaboration between Optus and SingTel Innov8. This change from a bi‐yearly application model, along with showcase events for startups launching in December 2013, will provide more chances for entrepreneurs to get a leg up that could shoot them into startup stardom.

News & Analysis

Step aside Pandora, Omny coming through!

- October 8, 2013 3 MIN READ

Australian startup Omny has just launched their personalised radio app – taking on the likes of Pandora, iTunes Radio, and iHeart Radio. Unlike other apps, Omny draws data from weather forecasts, the user’s Facebook feed, their email accounts, premium radio shows, and music from their Spotify, Rdio, Songl and iTunes accounts to deliver a highly personalised radio station.