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Plain English guide to startup jargon

Plain English guide to startup jargon

Ever wondered what an ‘incubator’, ‘angel investor’ or ‘minimum viable product’ is? We explain 10 commonly used startup terms.
Jun 15 2018, 2:49AM
Nine innovation tips from a leading startup investor

Nine innovation tips from a leading startup investor

Leading Australian angel investor and consultant Jeffrey Tobias shares his insights for making your tech business a success.
Jun 14 2018, 1:04AM
Startup aims to bridge gap between accounting and ERP

Startup aims to bridge gap between accounting and ERP

Three big names join forces to create a suite of cloud business applications.
Jun 13 2018, 9:55AM
Xero sponsors app competition

Xero sponsors app competition

If you have an idea for a cloud-based app that would benefit small businesses, you could win $US5000.
Jun 11 2018, 8:31AM
Aussie startup delivers virtual display homes

Aussie startup delivers virtual display homes

Viara enables property developers and agents to provide a VR experience for off-the-plan buyers.
Jun 10 2018, 10:43AM
Aussie startup claims its AI outperforms embryologists

Aussie startup claims its AI outperforms embryologists

Medical image analysis is one area where artificial intelligence is more accurate than human experts, according to Life Whisperer.
Mar 19 2018, 10:21PM
Mapping, video startups win fintech competition

Mapping, video startups win fintech competition

Sydney companies win the DXC SpringBoard competition for the insurance sector.
Mar 15 2018, 8:28AM
PwC and Xero make it easier to get government grants

PwC and Xero make it easier to get government grants

PwC’s Nifty Grants now integrates with Xero, further simplifying the process of applying for government incentives.
Feb 28 2018, 6:23PM
Feb 14 2018, 4:35PM
How Flossie helps minimise no-shows for appointments

How Flossie helps minimise no-shows for appointments

The successful NZ startup aims to become Australian salon owners’ best friend.
Feb 12 2018, 12:30PM
Boot camp arms entrepreneurs with technical skills

Boot camp arms entrepreneurs with technical skills

Have a great idea for an app or web service? There’s an alternative to paying someone else to turn it into reality.
Feb 7 2018, 11:32AM
NSW startup creates navigation app for wheelchair users

NSW startup creates navigation app for wheelchair users

Briometrix is piloting an app with maps that provide reliable accessibility information.
Feb 1 2018, 3:45PM
Mental health and safety startup set to expand

Mental health and safety startup set to expand

A new $750,000 investment will allow Tap Into Safety to accelerate its growth plans.
Jan 31 2018, 8:33AM
A new way to tap into the China market

A new way to tap into the China market

A Sydney startup says it can help Australian businesses sell into China via WeChat and bulk-buying daigou.
Jan 29 2018, 7:38AM
SBE Accelerator opens for female-led companies

SBE Accelerator opens for female-led companies

The 2018 Springboard Enterprises Australia Accelerator program offers coaching and connections to investors.
Jan 24 2018, 6:47AM
Big opportunity for insurance fintech startups

Big opportunity for insurance fintech startups

DXC SpringBoard is looking to reward innovative companies that are developing systems for the insurance industry.
Jan 18 2018, 5:15PM
Wellington accelerator looking for Aussie talent

Wellington accelerator looking for Aussie talent

A new GovTech accelerator in New Zealand is on the hunt for innovation teams.
Jan 9 2018, 10:20AM
NSW startup developing navigation for wheelchair users

NSW startup developing navigation for wheelchair users

The University of Wollongong campus is the pilot site for an app intended to help wheelchair users select suitable routes.
Dec 21 2017, 4:26PM
Sydney startup wins a place in China pitch competition

Sydney startup wins a place in China pitch competition

Sonder Design’s innovative E Ink keyboard was judged best at GMIC+Sydney’s pitch competition.
Dec 20 2017, 11:55AM
Okta offers one year free ID management

Okta offers one year free ID management

The identity provider has a special offer for startups and small businesses that can help secure user access.
Dec 11 2017, 12:32PM