Posts Tagged “mobile”

How I predicted Godaddy’s new app Flare 4 years ago

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How I predicted Godaddy’s new app Flare 4 years ago

In 2012 I had an idea called Grabea (Grab an Idea) for a platform that allowed people to post an idea onto a feed and the public could vote on those ideas.  If you posted an idea and it got enough votes, then it would go to the next level where the public could then submit why they are a…

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8 Reasons Why I Deleted Snapchat Today

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8 Reasons Why I Deleted Snapchat Today

1. It is a completely pointless and useless app. I don’t care what anyone says, I just don’t find any purpose to this app besides wasting time. I’m much better off using a messaging app to talk to my family and friends. 2. Most stories I see are of people making stupid faces, showing their…

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Why investors should invest in entrepreneurs more than companies

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Why investors should invest in entrepreneurs more than companies

If you read tech blogs and news sites like TechCrunch, Mashable, CNet, and the like, you most likely see new startups getting funded every day. Some of the ideas are great, some are….well, pointless. You wonder why the amazing idea that you built, whether it be a website, a mobile app, or product isn’t getting the funding…

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Social Video Mobile Apps are the future and here’s why

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Social Video Mobile Apps are the future and here’s why

New mobile apps come out every day, some make it big, and some just trickle along. Apps like Instagram, Vine, Glide, Snapchat and others have made it big in the video and photo spaces. No wonder everyone is making social video mobile apps nowadays and raising lots of money doing so. I feel like I…

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How Saxbys makes life better one cup of coffee at a time

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How Saxbys makes life better one cup of coffee at a time

The world runs on coffee among other things, yet not much has changed in the world of coffee besides a Caramel Macchiato or Soy Vanilla Latte.  CEO of Saxbys Coffee Nick Bayer has something to say about that.  “It’s hard to be great at providing a service that consumers come to you for.” Said Bayer….

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The difference between a vertical market and pivoting your startup

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The difference between a vertical market and pivoting your startup

Running your startup over the course of a couple of years with your team is a very challenging thing to do without funding. The few that have succeeded are the success stories that you hear every day. A lot of these large companies at one point did something different, but realized it wasn’t working out. …

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Untappd: Discover New Bars, Beers and People

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Untappd: Discover New Bars, Beers and People

Alcohol has been bringing people together since its inception. Untappd is an app that is a great asset to any beer connoisseur or rookie. Untappd was created way back in 2010 and has been growing in popularity ever since. More and more people are discovering it each day. It’s an excellent way to connect with…

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Donald Trump, Apple News, and the Pope is Coming

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Donald Trump, Apple News, and the Pope is Coming

  Unless you live under a rock, you’ve seen and heard Donald Trump on the news every day, both for his business sense (or lack of common sense). But if you are an American, and you have dealt with a slew of not so great presidents in the past (with a few exceptions), I for one believe…

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What people really think of the Apple Watch

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What people really think of the Apple Watch

After using the Apple Watch for a few weeks now, and having reviewed it myself, I wanted to see what other people thought about the watch. I had the opportunity to talk to a few early adopters with different age ranges and backgrounds, to hear a variety of thoughts and experiences. Here’s the gist of…

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Periscope Defeats Meerkat in Live Video Streaming Battle

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Periscope Defeats Meerkat in Live Video Streaming Battle

I was wondering what all the hype was about regarding Meerkat launching at SXSW recently. So I downloaded it to see for myself why celebrities were touting it to be such an amazing app. I have to say I was slightly disappointed, even though the interface is very easy to use and very intuitive. So…

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