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The Beginners Guide to Startups

Often the most befuddling part of a journey is knowing where to start. In the digital age, with wades of information and knowledge, aspirations of being location-independent is as much a work-life goal as being financially so. The sharing econom... | Read More...


Regional Entrepreneurs to Benefit From Online Startup Academy

NSW, Australia: StartupAcademy.org today announces a new 3 Day Discovery Startup Academy will be online as a free broadcast as part of Global Entrepreneurship Week (GEW.co). Startupacademy.org provides the tools, resources and confidence for entre... | Read More...


From Idea to Startup Online Discovery Academy Event

StartupAcademy.org Launches 3 Day Discovery Academy Byron Bay, Australia: In conjunction with Global Entrepreneurship Week (GEW.co) StartupAcademy.org is aiming at reaching thousands of communities around the world. Online and free during the weeken... | Read More...


Why Invest in Regional Innovation?

BYRON BAY: THE CASE FOR REGIONAL INNOVATION IN AUSTRALIA. Irrespective of the election outcome, the #ideasboom policy initiatives of the Turnbull Government are fuelling debates in the startup community debate and taking hold ahead of July 1st. As... | Read More...


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MongoDB prices its IPO at $24 per share

 MongoDB has finished up what is essentially the final step in going public, pricing its IPO at $24 and raising $192 million in the process. The company will debut on the public markets tomorrow and will once again test the waters for companies ... | Read More...


Obsessively checking social media during a crisis might harm your mental health

Survivors of three recent disasters — the northern California fires, the Las Vegas mass shooting, and Hurricane Maria — used social media and texting as lifelines to connect with loved ones, seek aid, and search for the latest development... | Read More...


Atlas Informatics calls it quits after less than a year

 Atlas Informatics, whose Atlas Recall promised an intuitive and powerful way to index all your information across many services, is shutting down less than a year after launch. There will be no long sunset period: all user data will be deleted ... | Read More...


Truffle now lets you share your food tips via iMessage

 While you’ve already got Yelp and other apps to help you figure out where to eat, Truffle is designed specifically for sharing recommendations with friends and other people you know. A new update should make that sharing even easier. The ... | Read More...


The internet is very confused by Ariana Grande's album cover

Twitter is hilariously attempting to recreate Ariana Grande's album cover for 'My Everything.' The challenge started when @McJesse on Twitter questioned just how Grande balanced her entire body on a small stool. Other people followed after, posting p... | Read More...


eBay is having a pretty bad day

 eBay is not having a great afternoon after posting a pretty ho-hum third quarter that fit roughly in line with analyst estimates, but perhaps not seeing the kinds of leaps that Wall Street is looking for heading into the fourth quarter. The com... | Read More...


Dropit runs live auctions on stadium scoreboards that fans bid on from the stands

 There’s no doubt that our collective mobile device addictions are hurting real-world engagement for advertisers. This is especially true in professional sports stadiums, where looking down at your phone means you’re not paying atten... | Read More...


Australia launches a world-first national reporting tool for revenge porn

Taking steps to reporting and removing revenge porn, a.k.a image-based abuse, can be arduous, both emotionally and regarding the amount of steps required to get it done. Australia's government is aiming to make the process simpler, with the launch of... | Read More...


If you want to grow your business, start by increasing your social media following

Just to let you know, if you buy something featured here, Mashable might earn an affiliate commission. You've seen the job listings: "we're looking for a social media rockstar..."  Social media is driving huge amounts of revenue for compani... | Read More...


Sorry, but you just can't erase yourself from the internet

Our data is being collected constantly, and unfortunately, many people don't know exactly what is being tracked our how its being used. Cybersecurity expert Ondrej Krehel explains how escaping the grasps of giant tech companies is a little more compl... | Read More...