Profiles

Newcastle startup HiveUAV helps drones fly longer in remote areas

- March 24, 2015 2 MIN READ

When it comes to drones, the concept of our online shopping being delivered by an unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) has both excited and concerned consumers. However, a Newcastle startup has been working on technology that aims to help the millions of Australians working in sectors like agriculture and mining in remote areas.

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BlueChilli secures $5 million from prominent investors and acquires Future Capital’s equity

- September 1, 2014 2 MIN READ

Sydney-based venture technology investor and startup incubator, BlueChilli has today announced it has closed AUD$5 million in investment, which will help the firm continue in its path to grow and strengthen Australia’s startup sector. The latest round of funding was led by Australian business icon The Myer Family Investments, as well as Adelaide-based tech entrepreneur and founder of Internode Simon Hackett.

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Are you an accelerator addict?

- February 21, 2014 2 MIN READ

It’s time we acknowledged the prevalence of a new addiction amongst the startup community. There appear to be startups who are addicted to accelerator programmes – because they graduate from one, then get onto another, and another, and another, and yet another.