Looking to address both the stigma around mental health and the dearth of mental health professionals outside the major cities, Lysn is a telehealth service connecting patients to vetted psychologists.
Airbnb, the undeniable poster child of the sharing economy, may be about to face one of its toughest PR battles yet.
According to a report published by the ABC earlier this year, the retail sales value of Fairtrade products in Australia has increased by 70 percent over the last five years to reach more than $260 million, with consumers steadily becoming more aware of the impact their purchases can have. Of course, there is more to […]
The startup world is by nature, collaborative. An ecosystem filled with people offering to mentor, advise and fund even when there is initially nothing in it for them. This ‘pay it forward’ mentality is what’s driving the growth of Australia’s startup ecosystem and was instrumental in enabling my co-founder and I to get JESI off the […]
In a move that will be sure to please startups and small businesses in the Riverina that have east coast expansion as part of their growth plans, regional-focused airline JetGo announced that it will officially be launching return flights between Wagga Wagga and Brisbane from February 13th 2017.
At the end of last month, Australia’s largest inland non-capital city, Wagga Wagga in NSW, was host to an event called Regional PitchFest, which has inspired us to launch a new movement, Silicon Paddock.
Queensland tele-monitoring startup NetHealth is a new software startup that provides improved patient care for people with chronic conditions. The startup has created a platform called Net-HealthData that sends patients clinically important information through wireless devices to their doctor in real-time.
The invasive pet industry is a billion-dollar problem in Australia, especially in vast remote areas where foxes, feral cats and wild boars roam free destroying the ecosystem killing off flora and fauna native to the Australian landscape. However tracking these pests and hunting them down may have just become a lot easier with the official launch of startup Ninox Robtics and its new military grade drones.