Brains Trust

Dr Jordan Nguyen, who helps people drive cars with their eyes, is talking ‘epic tech’ at Reimagination

- November 27, 2019 2 MIN READ

Biomedical engineer Dr Jordan Nguyen is one of Australia’s most innovative entrepreneurs, and presenter of the ABC Science documentary Becoming Superhuman. Dr Nguyen (pictured) is a Top 100 Global Influencer on virtual reality and founded the social good startup Psykinetic, to create technologies to improve independence and quality of life for people in aged care… Read more »

Partner Content

Opportunity remains in property investment, but it’s all about the numbers

- November 8, 2019 4 MIN READ

Problems with high-rise apartments, especially the high-profile cases in the Sydney suburbs of Mascot and Homebush, have scared away both buyers and lenders according to new data from RiskWise Property Research. RiskWise CEO Doron Peleg said the cracks in both Sydney towers, which saw residents evacuated and rehoused awaiting repairs, combined with fears it could surface… Read more »

Partner Content

Australia’s premier tech summit is returning to Melbourne

- October 18, 2019 2 MIN READ

More than 1,000 tech and business leaders will gather in Melbourne on December 4 for the tech sector’s premier thought leadership event: the ACS Reimagination Thought Leaders’ Summit 2019. The fifth annual summit will focus on the innovators creating products and services that compete on the global stage to shape the Fourth Industrial Revolution. The Australian Computer… Read more »

Partner Content

Are you getting the most out of your POS?

- September 12, 2019 2 MIN READ

Point of sale (POS) systems have come a long way in a very short space of time. Make sure your business is getting the most out of the tech that’s now available. Because if you’re not, your competitors probably are. While a clunky old cash register might still come to mind when we think ‘checkout’,… Read more »

Partner Content

11 things startup founders and entrepreneurs need to know about Amazon Launchpad

- August 7, 2019 3 MIN READ

Amazon.com.au’s new store, Amazon Launchpad, for startups and entrepreneurs to sell their products, is now live in Australia. Rocco Braeuniger, Country Manager for Amazon Australia, said Amazon Launchpad is a solution to several key challenges startup founders face as they turn their attention from product development to sales and issues such as marketing, logistics and… Read more »

Rebecca Schot-Guppy, FinTech Aus
News & Analysis

Afterpay partners with The Finnies

- April 29, 2019 2 MIN READ

Payments disruptor Afterpay rocked the industry when it took out fintech organisation of the year at the Finnies for the second year in a row last year. Now, the global buy now, pay later company has become the first winner to sponsor the Finnies and is a major sponsor for the 2019 Awards.

News & Analysis

Applications for CivVic Labs close tomorrow 5pm

- April 23, 2019 < 1 MIN READ

Calling all startups who want to work with government on problems that matter to the public. Startups with expertise in predictive analytics, data capture, artificial intelligence or customer feedback are encouraged to explore the challenges presented. Applications have been extended until 24 April 5pm AEST.

Other

Reader survey: Help us help you

- April 12, 2019 < 1 MIN READ

Thanks so much for reading Startup Daily! We’re on a mission to bring you the tools, support and connections you need to build a thriving business and we would love your insights in our survey. We’ll be forever grateful, share a report of the key findings and there’s even a $100 voucher up for grabs… hey big spenders!

News & Analysis

CivVic Labs launches inaugural challenge program

- April 4, 2019 2 MIN READ

CivVic Labs, Australia’s first accelerator designed to help startups gain access to government procurement has unveiled its inaugural challenges and is calling on startups to apply.   Led by LaunchVic, with additional funding from the Victorian Government’s Public Sector Innovation Fund, CivVic Labs Accelerator seeks to fuel the growth of early-stage startups through the creation… Read more »