Ever wanted to book a taxi, but you can’t get through to the number? What about if you’ve gone to write a shopping list; but your pen has run out of ink? Perhaps you want to know what’s happening in the news – but you don’t have a newspaper handy.
Well it mightn’t seen so, but there is a simple and effective solution to all of these scenario’s: an App.
Today marks the beginning of the Start-up Weekend Competition; in conjunction with the Global Start-up Battle Campaign. Held at Flinders Uni in Victoria Square, this competition gives budding entrepreneurs the opportunity to release their idea into the open, receive feedback from peers and professionals and perhaps even get it up and running.
Bill Walter spoke with event facilitator, Orren Prunckun, ahead of tonight’s launch.
Producer: Chris Komorek