Brisbane’sTravello has raised $5 million from private investors to grow its app for travellers and further the development of its new SaaS marketing platform BlueTee.
For kids, morning tea and lunchtime are undoubtedly the highlights of the school day, but for parents, filling the lunchbox each day can be a stressful exercise. They need to make sure they’re fulfilling their child’s nutritional needs while also accounting for the fact that, realistically, kids don’t like healthy veggie snacks, and make sure to mix in some variety so their child doesn’t get bored day in and day out. All this must be done without breaking the budget on expensive snacks.
It’s never been easier to ask for money on the internet, with new crowdfunding platforms seemingly popping up every week. However, while the average crowdfunding platform makes it easy for people to fund the creation of cool new apps and gadgets we don’t really need, others try to raise money for good causes. One such platform is Celly Fundraisers.
For a while, social media was all about the visual, with users sharing thoughts and snapshots of their lives through photography and the written word. Then, as Vine and Snapchat launched and Instagram incorporated a video feature into its offering, sound started to make a comeback.
Just six months after its launch, Australian community social network Nabo.com has acquired event listing website AroundYou.
Mustard is a new app that allows users to see which of their friends are looking for something to do at any given time. Whether they’re free now, in the next two hours or all week, once these status details are updated on the app, users can message their keen-to-hang buddy and they’ve got their social life back instantly.
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.