Breaking: Sydney startup acquired by Profound Networks

- July 17, 2014 2 MIN READ

Startup Daily has just confirmed that has just been acquired by Profound Networks. was founded by Sydney based Luke Metcalfe, who owns Rapid Intelligence and also publishes in December 2012 and Andre Weyher, who was part of Matt Cutts’ famous Search Quality team at Google later joined to head up PR and Marketing and drive the business forward.


TalkLife is perhaps one of the most important mobile products right now

- July 3, 2014 2 MIN READ

TalkLife is perhaps one of the most important mobile innovations for 2014.

The South Australian youth mental health start up, is a global social network that enables young people to open up about taboo issues including depression, self-harm and even suicide, has grown to 8,000 users per day across 125 countries in the last two years.


Australia Post: Secret Mule of the Internet Drug Lords

- June 16, 2014 3 MIN READ

Silk Road, contrary to mainstream communication is still alive and well and business is booming. Startup Daily conducted an investigation recently to try and uncover how these Darknet innovators worked within Australia and how exactly the “goods” made their way into customers’ hands undetected domestically.


Startup Lodie brings the pop up retail experience into the smartphone age

- February 6, 2014 2 MIN READ

Melbourne-based entrepreneurs Gabrielle Kelly and Simon Doukas have developed a mobile application Lodie for emerging designers to showcase and sell their products in a virtual pop-up shop format. The app is currently in its beta phase, and set to launch officially in the upcoming months. Lodie has a membership-based model, which requires customers to download… Read more »


Brisbane tech company launches cloud-based desktop service

- January 16, 2014 2 MIN READ

Brisbane-based tech company, divestIT, yesterday announced the launch of their new secure cloud-based desktop service. cloudDesktop allows small to medium size businesses to log in to their company desktop from any device or computer using any internet provider. This solution was previously the domain of large scale enterprises. divestIT’s cloudDesktop allows businesses to operate from… Read more »


Camp Kidpreneur set to empower underprivileged kids

- November 26, 2013 4 MIN READ

In recognising the demand for entrepreneurs in this day and age, non-for-profit foundation Club Kidpreneur has designed a unique, interactive and educational entrepreneurial programme for kids across Australia. The Camp Kidpreneur holiday programme is taking place in nine locations nationwide to foster entrepreneurial thinking in children aged between 8 and 12 years.