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What the Lord Mayor’s Business Awards means for startups

Ask anyone onstage at the Lord Mayor’s Business Awards (LMBA) and they’ll tell you Brisbane has a proud tradition of celebrating local business. As it happens, the LMBA is only in its eighth year, but every tradition has to start ...

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Mobile Devenomics

Brendt and Tom

This month’s Mobile Monday Brisbane guest panel featured Brendt Sheen, Technical Director at Code Heroes and Tom Adams, Co-Founder and CTO of Oomph. The panel discussed everything from development tools to project timelines and exciting new mobile app developments. Here are ...

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Mobile Monday Enterprise Night

One of the mainstays of the local tech scene over the last five years has been Mobile Monday, started by two of Brisbane’s most recognised entrepreneurs, Chris Kettle and Mark White. It’s an event that is so well attended each ...

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Meet the philosopher kings of Silicon Valley

Le Penseur

In startup land, getting out of the building and moving fast are prerequisites for finding a repeatable and scalable business model before the money runs out. Philosophy — oft maligned as self-indulgent and impractical — has no place in the world ...

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What’s in a name?

A silicon rod. By Warut Roonguthai (Own work) [GFDL (http://www.gnu.org/copyleft/fdl.html) or CC-BY-SA-3.0-2.5-2.0-1.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0)], via Wikimedia Commons from Wikimedia Commons

Terman couldn’t help but cringe, just a little, when this invitation turned up in his inbox the other day: WE ARE BACK, this time to celebrate 4th of July and all things that inspire us about Silicon Valley! (Perhaps some ...

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