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  • Barayamal and Fishburners kicks off Budding Entrepreneur program

    Four indigenous entrepreneurs have been chosen for Barayamal & Fishburners 3-month Budding entrepreneurs program. Barayamal is the first Australian accelerator for indigenous entrepreneurs and they are working with Fishburners. The three months program will monitoring from successful Indigenous and non-Indigenous entrepreneurs, workshops and training at Fishburners in Sydney or Brisbane. Barayamal organized a national charity hackathon,… Read more »

  • Fintech startup Finch raised $2.25 million in just three months into launch

    Fintech startup Finch, “a financial app for your social life” raised $2.25million in seed funding in just three months after its launch. The app that is catered towards millennials, has the vision to be the number one financial platform for them. In a #humblebrag article on their website, Finch was selected one of eight spots… Read more »

  • Victorian startups raised $750 million over past five years, report says

    A combined total of $750 million has been raised by Victorian startups over the last five years, according to LaunchVic. The report, completed by dandolpartners, examined 510 seed, angel and venture capital raises for 385 Victorian startups and scaleups. The information was gathered from public data sources including Crunchbase, AngelList, media releases, publicised portfolios of… Read more »

  • Australia’s internet speed ‘not fast’, report suggests

    Internet speed testing company Ookla has done us a valuable service by providing information about the Internet and the Internet service providers. Ranking at 56 in the world, Australia’s Internet speed is right after Guam. According to the report, Australia’s average fixed download speed during the second half of the year is 6.3% higher than… Read more »

  • The Bitcoin conversation is not over yet

    Bitcoin is the buzzword lately, circulating the air like the pollens in spring. It is not breaking news, as bitcoin has been the conversation among the business community for a while. Lately, the conversation is getting more attention. According to Google Trends, the interest on bitcoin is the highest this year. Let’s explore some of… Read more »