Startup

  • Adelaide-based Lumin Sports scores nearly $300k for analytics platform

    It’s always fantastic to hear about Australian success stories and Lumin Sports Technology is the latest example. The Adelaide-based sports technology start-up, has secured $148,000 from the Department of Industry, Innovation and Science to help commercialise its patented sports technology and analytics platforms. In addition, the company has announced...
  • VR proptech start-up, Inspace XR, raises $750,000 seed round

    VR start-up, Inspace XR, has raised a $750,000 in a seed round to build our their VR platform that quickly and easily converts 3D models from applications like Revit, ArchiCAD, SketchUp and converts them to VR environments. The seed investment comes from a group of investors that include Australia’s...
  • Qantas part of $5M series A in Sydney-tech startup Mad Paws

    Mad Paws is an Australian marketplace for pet services, and today got $5M Series A funding injection from a consortium of investors which included Qantas. The Sydney-based startup is planning on using the investment to cement its position as the leading player in the relatively untapped $12 billion dollar...
  • Aussie fintech Invoice2go​ ​reaches​ ​$2 Billion​ ​milestone,​ ​launches​ ​tap​ ​and​ ​go​ ​payment

    Invoice2go​ recently launched a new tap and go payments feature with ​PayPal Here, enabling Australia’s smallest businesses to be paid in person, wherever they are. The new product comes at a time as the company flies past a major milestone. Customers have now sent more than $2 Billion worth...
  • Telstra-backed Aussie startup, QubeRider is off to space

    Australian startup, Quberider is a space education company that sends student experiments to the International Space Station. They have just become the first startup in Australia to get approval from the federal Government to fly a mission to space. The company springs from Sydney-based startup accelerator, Muru-D which is funded...
  • Would you sell your car to advertisers? Meet Wrapify

    Wrapify is a new startup out of San Francisco that has a pretty creative idea to make your car earn money for you (instead of just costing). The idea is to sell parts of, or the entire surface (sans windows) to advertisers, so you can be a billboard on...
  • WHIZZ cleaning app lands $2 million in Series B Australian investors

    Australia has long had an issue with loosing startups to international marketplaces where they can attract investments far great than what’s available here. Thankfully things are changing and fast. The latest success story is mobile app and cleaning service Whizz which have secured $2 Million in a Series B...
  • Ninefold launches “Developer Tier” for $7 to help Startups

    Australian-based cloud services company Ninefold has today announced a new developer tier. The Dev tier was built to help devs and tech-savvy entrepreneurs get their ideas to market faster at a great price. The cheaper option is Ideal for development or proof of concept environments, it provides customers with...
  • Inside a startup

      The idea Just over 12 months ago I had the idea for Constructiv. It was around 1am when I woke, I knew if I fell back to sleep I’d likely forget it, so I got up. I grabbed the nearest exercise book and started writing. Designs, workflows, feature...