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DC Power Co raises $1.6m in round two of its fight against the big...

DC Power Co plans to unlock the collective power of Australia’s two million solar households to create a large-scale competitor to the big energy companies’ coal fired power plants.

Australia’s first baby product review site raises $5.5 million to accelerate national growth and...

Local startup and baby product review site, Tell Me Baby, has completed a $5.5 million capital raise in a bid to accelerate its growth within Australia and prepare for its e-commerce launch into China

A homegrown Pixar: Meet Australia’s only animation studio that is led by two women

Kristen and Nadine have battled many obstacles as a startup in this country and a creative one at that, but have since proven they are two women to be reckoned with; smart, creative and fearless which has seen them raise $20 million in capital in three years.

Aussie serial tech entrepreneur brings trusted crypto exchange Zipmex to Australia

Zipmex was co-founded by serial entrepreneur Marcus Lim, who previously co-founded online marketplace Oneflare. In 2016 Fairfax Media purchased a 35 per cent stake in Oneflare for AU$15 million.

Startup failure rate and 80+ other startling statistics about startups [INFOGRAPHIC]

It takes guts, determination, and a healthy dose of wild optimism to attempt building a startup of your own. It also takes years of hard work. Despite all this, 70% won’t live to see their 10th birthday.

Telstra-backed AI startup Near raises US$100M to fuel expansion and roll out new platform...

Near, the platform that uses AI to make real-world data actionable, today announced that it has raised USD$100M (AUD$143M) in a Series D funding round.

Australia’s first hemp water launches new flavour following exceptional sales

Following phenomenal sales, and a rapid national expansion well beyond expectation, Australia’s first hemp water +hemp is releasing a new flavour.

Meet the agtech startup that has invented an optical scanner that saves food waste

Rubens Technologies has developed sensors and analytics to predict quality parameters of fruit and crops in real time, and without damaging the product.

Tech giant Canva partners with prop-tech startup Spacenow to find short-term space

The news follows a strong year of growth for the online marketplace, which has on-boarded more than 2000 listings to more than 25 categories of spaces

Ascender partners with Earnd to enable its clients’ Australian based employees to access their...

Phase one of the new partnership will see more than 700,000 Australian employees who use Ascender’s payroll platform gain the ability to access their income as they earn it.

“Each time you double the size of a company, you break it…” My lessons...

It is not something that you would expect anyone to say about a startup – but sometimes you need to slow things down.

7 ventures and counting – serial wine entrepreneur launches new digital venture in partnership...

WINEDEPOT is a cloud-based technology platform connecting the wine industry and providing an end-to-end supply chain solution.

The 4 technologies your hospitality small business will need to survive in 2020

Australia is in the early stages of a restaurant technology boom. Since 2014, venture capital investors have deployed $11.2 billion across 944 deals in...

How to make it as a start-up in the health industry

Many Australians are looking to take greater control of their health by enhancing their diets with nutritional supplements. According to...

Meet the startup that is taking the Hassl out of business offices

Less than a year since the software’s beta launch Melbourne-based agency Your Creative this month launched Hassl Business in over 50 countries.

A female startup founder is opening up about Silicon Valley ‘casting couch’ as she...

The female cofounder of an Aussie startup has revealed the hidden misogyny and sexual harassment that exists within the Silicon Valley investment...

This medical cannabis startup has appointed a top cancer doctor as CMO

An emerging player in the Australian medicinal cannabis market, Greenfield MC, has established a team of leaders from the medical and...

This single Melbourne mother of three and her friend started a tea business that...

The two female founders, Julie Hirsch and Nicole Lamond, of all-new certified Fairtrade tea, Eloments have created the world’s first organic tea...

This timesaving platform is disrupting the experiential marketing space

Statistics show that people recall 10 per cent of what they read, 20 per cent of what they see and 70 per...

This Sydney-based cancer research startup has won the Good Design Award of the Year

Emerging Australian life sciences company Inventia, which is working to help find a cure for cancer, has won the top prize at...

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