Profiles

Mothers Groupie is the social network for newfound mums; will it experience the same success as TinyBeans?

- October 23, 2014 4 MIN READ

There are many niche social networks coming into the fray, which begs the question, why would Queensland couple Leanne and Richard Sexton create another one? At first glance, Mothers Groupie seems like ‘just another social network’ dedicated to newfound mums – but on further reflection, it’s potential becomes apparent as long as the business model is executed well.

News & Analysis

Moodswing launches Version 2, teams up with LIFX, moves to San Francisco, and prepares for $1M capital raise

- September 8, 2014 3 MIN READ

The past 12 months has been a rollercoaster ride for the Australian startup; and now it’s preparing to join the ranks of social media power players like Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. Co-Founder and Managing Director Jake McKeon told Startup Daily that they’ve teamed up with lightbulb innovator LIFX and will be launching Moodswing Version 2 this week at TechCrunch Disrupt SF 2014.

Other

Startup Alphega introduces 3D social networking

- January 13, 2014 5 MIN READ

Imagine receiving a notification that an old-time friend you haven’t seen in years is just two streets away? Alphega allows just that. Launched in September last year, Alphega allows users to see – in 3D – social media updates that take place in their vicinity.

Profiles

Privacy: Does Twitter finally get it?

- November 25, 2013 2 MIN READ

Encryption isn’t always about doing something illegal. We live in a time when bored kids can hack entire servers with a smart phone, and understanding that a need for more complex and increased security is not always the sign of illegal activity seems to be a nuance not every government agency has caught on to.