Should there be an age limit on innovation?

Should there be an age limit on innovation?

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In the Innovation Statement announced by Australian Prime Minster Malcolm Turnbull in December 2015, the stance taken by the government was one of optimism and increased funding to support innovative companies and individuals, touting the emergence of the “idea’s boom”.  Approximately $1.1 Billion was pledged to be invested in innovative Australians over four years, with …

From the office writing pad to Wi-Fi technology – 10 Aussie inventions that changed the world

From the office writing pad to Wi-Fi technology – 10 Aussie inventions that changed the world

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Since the first patent application filed within the Australian Colonies in 1848, the whole nation has embraced all kinds of innovative ideas ranging across a multitude of areas. In this post, we pay a special tribute to 10 ubiquitous inventions from our own, very prolific Aussie inventors, who embraced innovation and contributed to making our day-to-day lives …

Channel 10’s SharkTank Hunt for the Next Aussie Inventor

Channel 10’s Shark Tank hunt for the next Aussie inventor

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An unprecedented chance to score public interest, financial backing and exponential business growth: The first season of Australian TV reality series “Shark Tank” has piqued the interest of many during the first half of this year and has revealed clever Australian entrepreneurs with varying levels of business experience, showcasing their “million-dollar idea” to the whole …

Inventor Attempts to Raise $70,000, Raises $4,700,000

Inventor attempts to raise $70,000, raises $4,700,000

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Father and son Cedar and Stuart Anderson, two new Australian inventors, have recently made the most significant innovation in beekeeping since 1852. “Flow”, their new automatic beehive device, allows the harvesting of honey without opening the hive or disturbing the busy bees! Just turn on a tap and out comes the honey. But could the …