Policy

Andrew Ryan
November 13, 2017
The traditional model for a startup has been to find funding, find people, and then find an office space to work in. The rise of co-working spaces has turned p...

Capability

Michael Sainsbury
November 13, 2017
It’s a sign of the times that the two most expensive government projects in Australian history are squarely in the technology sector. Hot on the heels...

Transformation

Stuart Kennedy
November 13, 2017
Local Microsoft boss Steven Worrall kicked of his company’s big Summit event this week by talking up the need for digital transformation to be herded alo...

TelcoLand

Stuart Kennedy
November 13, 2017
A Nokia-sponsored report from Ovum released this week sets the scene for the post-rollout NBN, where network infrastructure suppliers stand to make serious mon...

Trade

James Riley
November 12, 2017
Mid-way through the world’s biggest shopping festival seems a weird time to declare that Alibaba is no longer an eCommerce company, but that’s the ...

Policy

Aimee Chanthadavong
November 11, 2017
The NSW government has overhauled its open data infrastructure with the imminent launch of a new data marketplace to be developed and managed on Data Republic&...

Policy

Aimee Chanthadavong
November 11, 2017
As an entrepreneur, an offer of up to $100,000 in equity grant, access to free co-working space for six months, and a ready-made network of mentors and busines...

Trade

James Riley
November 11, 2017
On the eve of the Alibaba Group’s famous 11.11 global shopping festival, the world is battening down the hatches in preparation for a deluge of gigantic ...

StartupLand

Aimee Chanthadavong
November 10, 2017
Financial services industry regulators in Australia and China have signed an information sharing agreement that aims to “promote innovation in financial ...

Cyber Leaders

James Riley
November 9, 2017
Far from being the harbingers of doom for professional services, the pending arrival of machine learning and artificial intelligence-based automation tools wil...

The Establishment

Beverley Head
November 8, 2017
In October, Jeff Bezos, Amazon founder and CEO topped Bloomberg’s Billionaires Index; Bezos’ ascendancy and the retail juggernaut’s imminent ...

StartupLand

Aimee Chanthadavong
November 8, 2017
Ask anyone to list the startup hubs based in Sydney’s CBD and at least half a dozen names will be quickly rattled off: Fishburners, Stone & Chalk, Bl...

Science

Stuart Kennedy
November 8, 2017
CSIRO boss and former Silicon Valley denizen Larry Marshall used all his pitching powers to try and wow the troops at the National Press Club this week, reveal...

Cyber Leaders

Denham Sadler
November 8, 2017
More than a year and a half since the government launched its landmark cyber security strategy the national conversation has shifted and new challenges and opp...

Policy

Denham Sadler
November 8, 2017
Improvements to the R&D initiative and government-mandated open data controls are top of the Australian FinTech industry’s wish-list, while gender di...
Aimee Chanthadavong
November 8, 2017
Most Sydneysiders joke that going over the Sydney Harbour Bridge to the north shore requires a passport, even though to travel by car from one side of the brid...

Science

James Riley
November 3, 2017
The CSIRO marked a huge milestone this week with the formal launch of its Main Sequence Ventures and the unveiling of four investments it has made into Austral...

StartupLand

Stuart Kennedy
November 2, 2017
StartupAUS has rejigged its board and raised the number of women on the startup advocacy outfit’s 10 member board from two to four as chair Topaz Conway ...

Trade

Denham Sadler
November 2, 2017
The government has moved to build a “FinTech bridge” to the UK to better enable cooperation between industry and regulators and assist local compan...

Policy

Denham Sadler
November 2, 2017
Australian FinTech startups will be included in the range of angel and venture capital investor incentives and tax breaks on offer under new legislation, but c...