Posts Tagged: australia


Blacklane arrives in 18th Asian city

Aiming to usurp Uber, Blacklane arrives in 18th Asian city with Tokyo roll-out

While tech blogs are swooning over Uber and everything it does, there’s another app-connected limo service out there that’s actually pus...

  • December 12, 2013
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NOTW - Asia tech news this week

Staff picks: 7 top news stories this week on Tech in Asia

This week, Bitcoin bites the bullet in China, while in Australia an upcoming IPO will mark a maturing of the daily deals industry in Southea...

  • December 7, 2013
  • at 2:05 pm
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China overtakes Taiwan with largest number of fast-growing companies

UK-based consulting firm Deloitte says China surpassed Taiwan with the most ranked companies on its annual list of the top 500 fastest-grow...

  • December 6, 2013
  • at 5:45 pm
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Adelaide accelerator ANZ Innovyz START spreads its wings to Sydney

Remember the Adelaide startup accelerator ANZ Innovyz START that recently graduated 10 startups from its program? Today it announced that th...

  • November 20, 2013
  • at 8:58 am
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Australia startup news roundup

Australian tech news round-up (November 2013)

I’ve realized something recently – many of my friends and peers in the startup industry are doing awesome things from winning pitching c...

  • November 18, 2013
  • at 11:57 am
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Indonesian hackers still attacking civilian Australian sites, gets final warning from Anonymous Australia

Anonymous Australia has sent a final warning to Indonesian hackers to leave citizens’ sites alone or face imminent cyber war.

  • November 11, 2013
  • at 6:30 pm
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Which Asian countries ordered Apple to give up private user info?

In response to the NSA’s controversial global surveillance program and public outcry against major IT companies for allowing it, Appl...

  • November 6, 2013
  • at 11:50 am
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India’s Komli Media raises $30 million to grow its Asian online ad market

Today Mumbai-based digital media and ad platform Komli Media has announced that the company has raised a round of funding from its new inves...

  • October 24, 2013
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MAP 2013 sees more hardware startups and research technologies from Melbourne University

Yesterday evening, the Melbourne Accelerator Program (MAP) officially graduates its six startups from its 2013 intake, which include SwatchM...

  • October 10, 2013
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VentureCrowd aims to open equity crowdfunding to early stage Australian startups

Equity crowdfunding websites are taking off in the US, and Australia wants a piece of the action. A movement to give the country’s entrep...

  • December 12, 2013
  • at 10:08 am
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Patrick Grove’s iBuy to acquire 3 daily deals sites, IPO in Australia

Malaysia and Singapore-based entrepreneur Patrick Grove is on a shopping spree where he will acquire a number of flash sales businesses in H...

  • December 7, 2013
  • at 1:31 pm
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After massive seed funding, Japan’s Moneytree plans to leap into pockets around the world

Moneytree app is all about knowing where you’re spending. The app’s makers, too, are being careful how they’re spending th...

  • December 2, 2013
  • at 2:59 pm
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Cloudphone: a phone that looks out for your children and grandparents

Cloudphone helps you to monitor your loved ones' activities via mobile. It's a new project that's on Indiegogo and it's from Australia. Chec...

  • November 19, 2013
  • at 5:00 pm
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Cube, which is like Shazam for color, launches on Kickstarter

Melbourne Accelerator Program (MAP) graduate SwatchMate has made a color detector gadget called Cube, a portable device that allows users to...

  • November 14, 2013
  • at 3:15 pm
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10 new startups graduate from Adelaide accelerator ANZ Innovyz START

On Monday Adelaide-based startup accelerator ANZ Innovyz START officially graduated its third batch of graduates for the 2013 Winter program...

  • November 6, 2013
  • at 1:00 pm
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170 Australian websites hacked, hackers demand Australia “stop spying on Indonesia”

An Indonesian hacker group called “Anonymous Indonesia” claimed to have hacked over 170 Australian websites.

  • November 4, 2013
  • at 12:10 pm
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Australia startup news roundup

Australian tech news round-up (October 21)

Here’s our latest Australia roundup, this time discussing the launch of some new mobile apps and news from major online marketplaces. Ther...

  • October 21, 2013
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How to use crowdsourced design to boost your startup’s productivity

DesignCrowd is an online crowdsourcing marketplace for design. You set a reward and post a pitch for different types of design projects: a l...

  • October 3, 2013
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