Articles about Start-Ups
The final report by an inquiry into Australia's financial system has called for the formation of a public-private collaborative innovation committee, with the aim of helping the local industry keep pace with emerging technology in the sector.
The government is looking to remove regulation to allow companies to seek crowd-sourced funding in Australia.
This latest ebook from ZDNet and TechRepublic focuses on tips, strategies, and success stories aimed at helping new entrepreneurs and founders-in-the-making navigate the tricky path of launching a startup.
Startups are a serious business, with potential to shake up the technology giants. Find out what Tech Pro Research's survey on the topic revealed.
Sure, in the old days nobody ever got fired for sticking with big vendors, but times have changed.
Enterprise software startups have raised $5.4 billion in the first half of 2014, showing a new maturity in the market. This article profiles 10 of them, based on venture funding.
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Big companies are slow moving and risk averse; small ones like to move fast and break things. But finding a way for the suits and the hipsters to work together could be the key to success for both.
Should you choose a startup to provide a critical system? Maybe not. Here are five risks every IT leader should consider before picking a startup as an enterprise vendor.
Startups aimed at enterprises are attracting increased attention from venture capitalists and private investors. We examine the particular challenges in this sector, and flag up some of the leading companies involved.
Working with startups can offer big benefits to large businesses: but how do you manage the process to ensure success? Here are some tips from the experts.
Over the past few years, enterprise startups have risen to prominence in tech circles. Here's what's behind the B2B startup comeback.
How do you choose between the relative safety of an established software provider versus a hot new startup for your enterprise software needs? Here are some guidelines.
A combination of factors have made smaller vendors more appealing to corporate IT buyers. The big question is whether the fun will last.
New social network bitlanders uses gaming features and pays users to use the network encouraging engagement and content sharing.
Two new studies have provided fresh insights into the challenges faced by entrepreneurs across the MENA region.
New social network MylifeB launched this week with a promise to make your life better - and reward you for content creation.
Where are the expense management startups and Dirty SaaS?
The MDA held an exhibition of several interactive digital media projects. Here are some of the hits and misses.
Silicon Valley start-up Wrightspeed aims to bring sports cars that run solely on battery power to market.
Participants in the the Middle East Partnership Initiative visit Silicon Valley for tips on turning great ideas into profit.
Technology is thriving in Israel, as the country seeks to become a center for research and development.
Services from fledging start-ups let people build Web applications themselves.
A start-up from PayPal co-founder Max Levchin blends online photo albums with social networking.
The start-up Synthetic Genomics got a head start from an ocean-going voyage led by pioneering scientist J. Craig Venter.
Italian start-up Zanetti Studios is marketing a printer that places magnetic sound strips on photos.
Company cofounders in the good old days in 1982 when Sun was a start-up.
A Silicon Valley start-up analyzes individual athletic ability and feeds data into an interactive Web site for parents and children.
Forget the airborne jalopy in "Chitty Chitty Bang Bang." This start-up, with a strong dose of MIT smarts, means business.
Socially conscious science dominates finals of contest meant to help new businesses woo venture capital.
Corporate and nonprofit clients wanting to establish beachheads in the virtual world "Second Life" are fueling a D.C. start-up.
These solar start-ups use different techniques to capture the power of the sun.
Stanford student Megan Zoback, a one-time intern for Jaxtr, is spreading the word about the company's effort to bring online calling into the MySpace.com era--with no need to download software. CNET News.com's Neha Tiwari listens in on Zoback's primer. (Note: Zoback currently has no formal relation with the VoIP company and has not been compensated for her use of the free service.)
Mashery is a new startup committed to making it easier to build, deploy and use mashups. Over the next several months, we'll be launching a number of services for mashup developers and API providers. Come join us in our Mashup University session to get an early look at what we're working on, and to talk to us about what you'd like to see Mashery incorporate in its future releases.
Michael Masnick, CEO of Techdirt, discusses how his event produces dialogue between Silicon Valley start-ups. Also, check out one of the demos from Jumpcut, an online video-remix and production suite.
Every NBA basketball game is being logged by Synergy Sports Technology and the video of every play tagged and correlated with stats. Synergy hopes to sell its analytical tools to every NBA team. CNET News.com's Harry Fuller looks over the shoulder of Synergy's Andy Graham to see what the pros can see.
In this Face to Face interview, venture capitalist Guy Kawasaki, a former Apple Computer evangelist, joins ZDNet Editor in Chief Dan Farber to talk about his latest book. In "The Art of the Start," the best-selling author gives entrepreneurial advice, from creating bold positioning statements to avoiding "hallucinatory forecasts," on the road to business success.