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Here's a simple mashup/hack on the concept of comparing search results between Google and Bing. Type your search query in the top box and the results in Google and Bing appear below in split-screen. Handy for those searching for information or, more likely, those seeking to compare how their own site ranks in each search engine for various search terms.
A breakthrough by researchers at the University of Sydney is set to harmonise two of today's hottest emerging trends: cloud computing and energy efficiency.
Australian businesses are cautiously optimistic that overall business conditions will improve through the rest of 2009 according to the latest D&B National Business Expectations Survey released today.
Developed by Australian digital marketing consultant Clare Lancaster, this 21-page eBook is designed to teach businesses how to increase website visitors, leads and sales by connecting with people using Twitter.
The fields of science and technology are undeniably dominated by men. However, the contributions of women in these areas has been overlooked and underestimated throughout history. At the recent 2009 Women in Technology (WiT) Awards presentation, WiT President and i.lab CEO Anne-Marie Birkill delivered a keynote address in which she lauded the little-known achievements of female scientists and technologists, and called for greater acknowledgement and support for women today. Here is an edited extract from Birkill’s speech.
Researchers in Germany are developing a mobile ride-sharing service that could turn every car into a make-shift taxi.
Electricity prices right across Australia are increasing sharply as power companies struggle to maintain expensive infrastructure and boost shareholder returns. What’s more, our reliance on fossil fuels to produce that electricity means we face a growing chorus of criticism over the impact that coal mining and pollution from power stations is making on our environment.
In further evidence that there is investment capital available for innovative Australian companies in this bear economy, Adelaide-based seed investor Playford Capital succeeded in generating more than $12 million in innovation investment during the 2008-09 financial year.
The plan to put a paper-thin interactive screen inside subscriber copies of Entertainment Weekly is a creative stunt of impressive magnitude, but hardly likely to be a game-changer for CBS, Time or Pepsi.
If you were given the opportunity to stand up for 90 seconds and pitch your company to a panel of angel investors and a raucous, how would you fare?
The Get-Started-Now Guide to Becoming Self-Employed ZenHabits How Do iPhone Users Discover Apps? Silicon Valley Insider How did Apple iPhone and iPod Touch users discover the 1.5 billion...
This first event in Anthill's upcoming 'Tunnel Talk' series, held in conjunction with Design Victoria, is a two-part initiative developed for business builders, commercial...
30under30 winner David Ball (Askatradie.com.au) joins Anthill's blogging fraternity this month with a new column, Friday Drinks with an Entrepreneur. This week: Brett Clark, ePharmacy.com.au.
When: October 8 and 9 Where: Sydney Web Directions brings together hundreds of web designers, developers and other web professionals from around Australia and the world,...
An interview with Sally Nicolson, Special Counsel at Griffith Hack. Interview by David Bushby of Boardroom Radio. Sally's interview follows recent allegations in the Australian fashion...
When: 20 - 21 August 2009 Where: The Melbourne Convention Centre Local & international exhibitors will be showcasing their products/services and providing an insight into new...
The Minister for Innovation, Industry, Science and Research, Senator the Hon Kim Carr, late last week announced funding of $243 million for "world-class collaborative research and innovation" under the Australian Government’s Cooperative Research Centres (CRC) Program.
Part of Anthill's upcoming 'Tunnel Talk' series, held in conjunction with Design Victoria, this two-part initiative is designed for business builders, commercial innovators, aspiring...
Playford Capital, the SA government backed seed investor fund, announced today that it will receive $7.45 million from the Federal Government to invest in its portfolio of emerging companies.
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