Remember that old school graphics editing software called Photoshop and its countless buttons with tricky names that you hesitantly click on hoping one of them will do what you want it to? Well, forget it because Australian startup Canva has just announced the launch of their online graphic design platform that affords even the least technical person the ability to create professional designs free of charge.
Over the past 12 weeks, Fishburners has been carrying out their inaugural Fast-Track Program following in the footsteps of widely acclaimed accelerators such as Y-Combinator, TechStars, and 500 Startups to “fast-track” the growth of Aussie startups. Home to some of Australia’s leading startups – including goCATCH – Fishburners is rapidly gaining a reputation as Australia’s… Read more »
The night had its fair share of glamour, modesty, humour, and maladroit. The 2013 Telstra Australian Business Awards was held at the posh Star Event Centre in Pyrmont, and would be best described as the business version of the Logies.
“We live our lives through emotions, why not share them?” is the idea underlying a quirky, new, empathy-based social network that allows users to share the way they feel with friends and family.
After 12 months of extensive trials, Ticketwombat.com is ready to shake up the market with their brand new spin on event promotion and ticketing.
SportsTech Australia is hosting its second annual Sports Club Management Expo (SCME) in Melbourne on November 17. The expo will feature innovative startups whose business is geared towards helping local sports clubs.
In the heart of NSW’s Northern Beaches, a snazzy new co-working space is being launched for fast-growing technology and web companies to get their creativity flowing.
A plethora of research reveals tech startups will play a significant role in the future of Australia’s economy. Read on to find out why.
When your drink or marshmallow is spiked in The Hangover, it’s funny. In reality, not so. Startup DrinkSavvy is currently making cups and straws that can detect whether someone’s spiked your drink with a date rape drug.
After falling head-over-runway-heels in love with Flixel’s ‘Living Photos’, supermodel and businesswoman Tyra Banks decided to invest in the US company through Fierce Capital, LLC.
Sydney’s most innovative technology companies, coworking spaces and incubators are opening their doors for the community to get an exclusive glimpse of what happens behind the scenes. On Tuesday 24, September, Startup Walkabout Sydney will bring together the city’s brightest entrepreneurs, investors and advisors to run a workshop or event focusing on an aspect of… Read more »
Only two days after the American states of Washington and Colorado voted to regulate marijuana the same as alcohol on November 6, 2012, Prohibition Brands was born. The business now specialises in the manufacturing, licensing, and distribution of consumable marijuana smoking products; and has experienced rapid growth in just nine months since its inception.
Not long after its inception in May, 2005, Bondi Chai earned its reputation as Australia’s ‘gold standard’ chai latte. Steady growth and popularity over eight years affords them the opportunity today to expand into the retail space, selling their product range in supermarkets across Australia.
There was snickering, laughter, talent and disaster. The Rackspace Small Teams Big Impact startup competition had everything you would see on X Factor Australia, minus the make-up and overwhelming stench of desperation. It was a competition of ideas. And indeed, the best won.