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DXC Technology predicts 5 ways the metaverse will reshape how we live and work in the next 5 years

- December 29, 2022 2 MIN READ

NSYE-listed DXC Technology has identified five ways it predicts the metaverse will impact life and business in the next 5 years. Here’s what they think. Workplace collaboration will never be the same again Around the world, the metaverse will become part of daily work for an increasing number of employees. Instead of staring at a… Read more »

Ben Wylie
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Two ex-Deloitte partners are rewriting the rules for backing web3 and blockchain projects

- June 17, 2022 2 MIN READ

Sixtree founders Ben Wylie and Yamen Sader have left their roles at big four consultancy firm Deloitte Australia to launch their own “engineering for equity” startup, Lab Eleven.  It marks a full-time return to entrepreneurship for the duo six years after Sixtree, a software engineering shop, was absorbed by Deloitte in 2016, and they took… Read more »

Colette Grgic, Head of Startup BD, AWS at the Startups in the Web3 World segment at AWS ANZ Summit 2022
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“We’re rethinking everything”: How Web3 is helping startups disrupt existing models and create the impossible

- June 9, 2022 4 MIN READ

Whether you’re just stepping into Web3, or you’ve been busy paving roads for a while now, there’s no denying that it’s a vast and often confusing place to be. “We are literally rethinking everything from the ground up,” Colette Grgic, Head of Startup Ecosystem, AU & NZ  for AWS said at the recent Startups in… Read more »


Go1 founders back game licensing marketplace Layer in $3.9 million metaverse play

- May 9, 2022 2 MIN READ

Brisbane licensing marketplace Layer has raised $3,888,888 in Seed funding  The round was led by Carthona Capital, with support from Aura Ventures, TEN13, Flying Fox, Black Sheep Capital, LUXEM, Tribe Ventures and several angels, including Go1 co-founders Chris Eigeland and Vu Tran. Layer’s marketplace connects games with leading rights holders including Bruce Lee, Narcos, CareBears,… Read more »


DeFi startup Minke raises $650,000 in pre-Seed capital

- March 21, 2022 2 MIN READ

Decentralised finance startup Minke has raised $650,000 in a pre-seed round to enter the fast-growing DeFi space. The startup is currently part of the Startmate summer cohort and was backed by angel investors Rayn Ong and Quentin Wallace, and ex-Outware Mobile founders Eytan Lenko and Danny Gorog. Co-founders Josh Reyes and Marcos Teixeira met as… Read more »