Category Archives: Startups Back

Hacking health: Medtech startup Coviu takes top gong for digitising rural healthcare

In the past month alone, medtech startup Coviu has won Brisbane’s HealthHack, taken home the Innovation Award at the HIMSS AsiaPac18 Conference and been recognised by the Pearcey Foundation. Coviou offers video consultation software that helps remote healthcare practitioners and businesses bring digital technology into their everyday practice and betters outcomes for patients. The startup … Read more

Headphones startup nura raises $21 million in oversubscribed Series A to develop new products and expand globally

Melbourne-based headphones startup nura has closed a $21 million Series A funding round led by existing investor Blackbird Ventures to develop new products and accelerate the global rollout of its flagship “Nuraphone” personalised headphones. Founded in 2015 by Luke Campbell, Dragan Petrovic and Kyle Slater (who has since left the startup), nura tailors its “Nuraphone” … Read more

Lost and founder : a painfully honest field guide to the startup world (book)

Author: Rand Fishkin Rand Fishkin, the founder and former CEO of Moz, reveals how traditional Silicon Valley “wisdom” leads far too many startups astray, with the transparency and humor that his hundreds of thousands of blog readers have come to love. Everyone knows how a startup story is supposed to go: A young, brilliant entrepreneur … Read more

Aussies in the Valley: Coinbase product lead Reuben Bramanathan on why there are no tall poppies in San Francisco

Positioned at the bay end of San Francisco’s massive Market Street thoroughfare and stretching across three floors of one of the tallest buildings in the city, it’s hard to believe two years ago just 50 people worked at Coinbase. So expansive are the offices of the multi-billion-dollar cryptocurrency exchange I quickly found myself lost in … Read more