Posts Tagged: australia


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
  • at 12:30 pm
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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
  • at 2:30 pm
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Microsoft's Surface 2 and Surface Pro 2 get some Asia launch dates

Microsoft’s Surface 2 and Surface Pro 2 get launch dates in Australia, Hong Kong, and China

While most of Asia was sleeping, Microsoft (NASDAQ:MSFT) unveiled its next generation of Windows 8 tablets, the Surface 2 and Surface Pro 2....

  • September 24, 2013
  • at 10:42 am
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‘Shout’ app lets you pay for coffee and help those in need

Smartphone penetration in Australia is expected to reach 54 percent by end of this year, and more people are also using their mobile devices...

  • September 20, 2013
  • at 2:30 pm
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Office and service provider vOffice widens its Asian scope, lands in the Philippines

Micro, small and medium-sized enterprises make up 99.6 percent of all businesses in the Philippines. Keen to tap into this huge number of sm...

  • September 17, 2013
  • at 8:30 pm
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4 interesting startups at Tech in Asia Malang meetup

Our last stop for the seven-cities road trip is Malang, which is famous for its human resources on web development. We also felt the enthusi...

  • September 16, 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
  • at 2:00 pm
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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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UN Report: this is how mobile and broadband penetration are growing in Asia

Mobile broadband is projected to reach seven billion subscriptions globally in 2018. Likewise, the number of broadband subscriptions in the ...

  • September 23, 2013
  • at 8:00 pm
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oDesk bridges talent gap in Australia with oDesk Upstarts

Online freelancer marketplace oDesk today launches oDesk Upstarts in Australia, a startup accelerator partnership program that helps startup...

  • September 19, 2013
  • at 4:30 pm
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Nielsen report: the smartphone adoption gap in Asia Pacific

Last year, a Google representative from the Asia Pacific predicted that mobile devices will slowly overtake PCs in the region. While this h...

  • September 16, 2013
  • at 10:00 pm
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Australia startup news roundup

Australian tech news round-up (September 10)

Here’s our second monthly roundup of the latest news in the Oz startup ecosystem, this time featuring Titstare, Smash Repair Bid, Canva, a...

  • September 10, 2013
  • at 5:00 pm
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