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"Start-up Darwinism in action": Uber X, Sky Muster and the new Nexus (Girt by CNET podcast 44)

Uber's "disruptive" ride-sharing gets rubber-stamped in Canberra, the NBN shoots for the stars and Google gets a little over-excited and accidentally launches five new products.

By 2 October 2015


Aussie start-ups welcome political change at the top

A change of Prime Minister has one of Australia's leading incubators excited about the future of innovation in this country, saying tech start-ups have much to offer but need support to grow.

By 22 September 2015


Aussie start-up challenges fake reviews with grass roots recommendations

Aussie start-up Recomazing wants to recreate the atmosphere of the "BBQ conversation" in the digital realm, helping Facebook friends to share local business recommendations without the bogus reviews.

By 15 September 2015


How to run a start-up using your smartphone

Running a start-up business is one of the most rewarding endeavors you can undertake, but it's not without its fair share of trials and tribulations. Thankfully, our trusty smartphones have become precious, pocket-sized powerhouses able to make the task that little bit easier.

By 3 July 2015


Microsoft's top task for Windows 10: Proving it's worth starting up

The world's largest software maker has to convince developers to write apps for the new version of its widely used operating system. But it also needs to win over customers, from consumers to businesses. That's no simple task.

By 27 April 2015


15-second pitches: Cool start-ups explain their ideas, really, really fast

Start-ups and small companies at Mobile World Congress get one shot and just a few seconds to explain what their company is and why it's cool. See how they get on.

By 16 March 2015


Don't start up the warp drive yet, Earth's cousins might be hard to spot

Identifying distant planets that might be able to support life turns out not to be as straightforward as we might think, new research finds.

By 29 April 2014


Google looks to help startups start up, unveils hub network

Google already has startup hubs in London and Tel Aviv, which nurture young tech firms. But a new network will cover seven lesser-known pockets of startup activity, from Chicago to Nashville to Minneapolis.

By 26 September 2013


Nokia to invest in array camera start-up Pelican Imaging

Instead of using a single lens, array cameras are made up of a series of lenses. They build up a picture from the images taken by each lens and open up the possibility of post-capture focusing.

By 1 May 2013


Start-Ups: Silicon Valley Ep. 8 -- the grand delusion

In what could be the last episode ever, one startup is sold. One member of the cast is delusional. And the rest drift into a gray, gray matter-of-factness.

By 21 December 2012