Posts Tagged: Melbourne



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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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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Melbourne Accelerator Program Hands $110,000 to 6 Promising Australian Startups

Today, Melbourne Accelerator Program officially unveils the six teams who have been selected for its 2013 intake.

  • July 1, 2013
  • at 1:30 pm
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Australia’s Kickfolio Rebrands as App.io, Raises Over $1 Million to Aid Global Expansion

We’ve been following Melbourne-based startup Kickfolio pretty closely, from its humble beginnings, to raising its first $100,000 and enter...

  • May 28, 2013
  • at 11:00 pm
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Startup From University of Sydney Incubate Program Raises $1.13M Before Launch

The entrepreneurship scene seems to be heating up down under, especially at the top universities in the country. Last week, we wrote about u...

  • April 23, 2013
  • at 8:00 pm
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‘World Startup Report’ Tour Hits Australia, Still 27 More Countries to Go

American entrepreneur Bowei Gai is in Australia right now. That’s not too remarkable in itself, but his visit to Melbourne right now i...

  • January 31, 2013
  • at 7:38 pm
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Indonesian-Made ‘Soccer Ticker’ App Wins Blackberry JamHack Asia

The final round of this year’s Blackberry JamHack Asia wrapped up on Friday. The two-day event in Bangkok brought all the winning develope...

  • December 3, 2012
  • at 9:00 pm
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Australian Startup Tweaky is Growing Well and Giving Back

A few months back we wrote about Australia-based Tweaky.com, an online marketplace that connects web designers and clients, which at that ti...

  • November 28, 2012
  • at 3:30 pm
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Australian Entrepreneurs Aim to Reinvent the Light Bulb With LIFX

Last Thursday, I was catching up over the phone with a friend, Ben Hamey, a mobile app developer from Melbourne. He told me about a new proj...

  • September 20, 2012
  • at 10:30 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
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Tel Aviv, Singapore, Melbourne, and Bangalore make it into Intuit’s top 20 startup cities (INFOGRAPHIC)

Of the top 20 cities for startups, four made the list from Asia: Tel Aviv, Singapore, Bangalore, and Melbourne. Are they leading the way for...

  • August 19, 2013
  • at 9:30 am
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Melbourne-Based AngelCube Reveals 7 Startups for its 2013 Intake

After the success of AngelCube’s previous graduate startups – like wi-fi light bulb developers LIFX and HTML5 marketing tool App.io ...

  • May 30, 2013
  • at 1:30 pm
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AngelHack Comes to Asia, Sees Potential in Singapore and South Korea, Offers Readers Free Tickets

The AngelHack competition prides itself as the biggest hackathon in the world and will kick off this weekend in Los Angeles. And for friends...

  • April 25, 2013
  • at 8:00 pm
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Melbourne Accelerator Program Set to Build Startup Scene in Australia, Opens Applications for 2013

Following the success of its first ever batch of startups, Melbourne Accelerator Program (MAP) has opened applications for its 2013 intake. ...

  • April 19, 2013
  • at 2:30 pm
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Australia’s Flippa Helps You Flip Websites Quicker than Ever

While I’ve never ventured into the business of buying and flipping domain names or websites myself, it seems like an intriguing busine...

  • December 5, 2012
  • at 3:15 pm
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After Acquisition by Groupon Australia, Crowdmass Co-founders Embark on New Venture, Venuemob

We’ve mentioned Venuemob a lot in our Australia startup news, but never got a chance to really delve in deeper. Venuemob is a Melbourne-ba...

  • December 3, 2012
  • at 12:42 pm
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Melbourne Accelerator Program: The First University-Run Accelerator in Australia

The Melbourne Accelerator Program (MAP) is Australia’s first and only startup accelerator run by The University of Melbourne, and is an in...

  • October 12, 2012
  • at 5:30 pm
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SoundGecko Transcribes Written Content Into Audio Files

We’re seeing more and more impressive startups coming from down under, and SoundGecko is one which has captivated us once again. A couple...

  • July 26, 2012
  • at 10:30 pm
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