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Sydney healthtech startup CancerAid aims to improve cancer care by helping patients track their treatment

- February 8, 2016 3 MIN READ

Whether you’re in for a broken arm or surgery, being in hospital is often scary. For people with cancer – and their families – the endless parade of doctors and treatments can be downright terrifying. There are countless, often time-sensitive decisions to be made and wading through all the medical terminology to understand all the options is difficult.

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My Health Test makes monitoring chronic illnesses easier for the general public

- December 1, 2015 < 1 MIN READ

A lot of chronic diseases require regular monitoring. This often means regular blood tests that are time consuming, uncomfortable, and require a follow up visit with a physical doctor afterwards. Australian startup My Health Test is looking to change that with its direct consumer technology service that allows users to monitor their conditions with at-home health kits.

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Simplot Australia partners with Slingshot to launch FoodTech accelerator Simplot Ignite

- November 25, 2015 2 MIN READ

Just a few weeks after Slingshot announced the launch of a HealthTech accelerator in partnership with HCF, the organisation has partnered with food manufacturer Simplot Australia, the company behind brands such as Lean Cuisine and Bird’s Eye, to launch Simplot Ignite, Australia’s first FoodTech accelerator program for startups and scale-ups.

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GAMURS is the social network for the gamers of the world

- April 8, 2015 3 MIN READ

The beauty of the internet is that even someone with the most obscure of obsessions can most likely find a community of like-minded people to chat with. With over a billion gamers worldwide, gaming is a huge subculture rather than obscure obsession, but no one social platform has managed to unite them all.

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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.