Australia

Samsung will swap your Note 7 to an alternative device at the airport in Australia

Samsung Galaxy Note 7 is banned in airports and even though there’s no official announcement yet, the ban will most likely happen on all airports worldwide. Which is why...

Canva just raised $15m without even touching the funds from its last round

Michael Tegos, writing for Tech in Asia; Raising capital, a perennial challenge for most growing companies, is one problem Australian graphic design startup Canva doesn’t have...

Samsung Note 7 usage now banned on Singapore Airlines, Jetstar and Tiger Airways

Yon Heong Tung, writing for e27; The week is almost over but fresh troubles have hit Samsung’s problematic Galaxy Note 7 phone: major airlines regionally have banned passengers...

Freelancer.com crosses 20 million users milestone

Freelancer.com is celebrating its 20 million users milestone, that includes both online freelancers and employers, which have been growing steadily since the company’s inception...

Android Pay now available in Australia

Google just announce the launching of Android Pay in Australia....

Canva now available in 6 more languages, expands globally

Online Graphics startup, Canva just announced that the service will be available in 6 more languages....

Netflix Starts Blocking Australian Users That Use Proxys

John Nieves, writing for unbox.ph; Netflix has officially expanded to many countries, but not all of their titles are available to view. Users have found a way to circumvent that...

Australia’s Peppermint Innovations raises AU$3.87 million in IPO, plans to expands in the Philippines

Reuters; Peppermint Innovation Ltd, an Australian mobile banking technology platform, is in the business of providing vital access to banking services for millions of people not...

Tim Cook’s company-wide Memo on Black Teens being refused to enter Melbourne Apple Store

Brendan Klinkenberg reporting for Buzzfeed; Subject: Apple is open Team, I’m sure you are all aware of the unacceptable incident which took place at our store at the Highpoint...

Telstra to partner with San Miguel Corporation to disrupt Philippines Telecos

Judith Balea Writing for Tech In Asia; Australian telco Telstra eyes to spend up to US$1 billion for a possible wireless joint venture with San Miguel Corporation in the...

Canva raises $15M Series A investment, then gives Non-profits free access to Canva for Work

Canva, the Australian-based online graphic design startup just announced that the company just raised $15M Series A investment, led by US-based venture capital firm Felicis...

Canva raises another $6 Million and unveils “Canva for Work”

Canva, has raised another $6 million from existing investor led by US-based Matrix Partners and Shasta Ventures, and from Asia-Pacific Blackbird Ventures and AirTree Ventures....

Canva now has more than 2 million users and I’m #1232572

Canva, the Australian-based online graphic design platform, announced that they just crossed the 2 million user mark in less than 2 years and it looks like its nothing but growth...

Canva adds User Profile, Social Media and Market Place for Design Professionals

Canva, the Australian-based online graphic design startup, appears to be evolving into a social media platform for designers, as the company introduces a number of new features...

Canva releases a iPad App for both Casual and Professional Designers

Australian-based startup Canva just announced the release of their iPad app, that allows users to create and design graphics literally anywhere....