For most women, sleepless nights with a newborn involve dreaming about getting a full night’s sleep. But not for marketing executive, Brooke Nicol, who, in the wee hours of the night with her firstborn, dreamt up a new product she wished she’d had as a new mum.
breast mate® is a breast-feeding timer and recording device designed to help you monitor your baby’s every feed and it’s overall feeding routine.
YuuMii, a new innovative digital resource that connects parents, caregivers and children and inspires offline childhood experiences has launched its first mobile application, NinthCloud.
Now you can send your friends a REAL gift along with that Happy Birthday facebook message, posting the gift on their wall. This startup is pretty cool and here at Shoe String we think it is really going to take off.
This month, Signrider Advertising is launching an exciting new concept, giving Australian car drivers the opportunity to earn money for doing, well, nothing at all! Signrider brings together car owners and businesses across the country, organising high-impact, moving advertising campaigns whereby everyday drivers can earn cash for going about their usual business, with sleek adverts positioned on their cars.
Silk Road is an internet startup that launched in February. Nobody knows who the people behind it are, other than the fact that they are very talented hackers and programmers. Silk Road allows people to buy illegal drugs online and in the few months it has been operating, business has boomed dramatically. Have they solved a problem? Obviously. Should they be shut down? Interested to hear your thoughts…
Ruby Janssen is the CEO and Founder of www.theeboomer.com, the world’s first site dedicated to teaching Baby Boomers around the world how to entrepreneurially make money outside a traditional job in the new e-economy. Ruby was a self made millionaire at the age of 26 and she is the author of The eBoomer Money Manifesto- How to make cash as an Entrepreneur in the new E-economy.
In September 2006 Liz Atkinson, a backpacker from a working class background in Rochdale England, decided it was time to mould her future. Less than five years later Atkinson owns three companies, two houses, her dream car and is living in the city of Melbourne
Freelancer.com CEO Matt Barrie announces the launch of the biggest and most lucrative logo crowdsourcing site in the world.