Archive for January, 2013

I don’t always get featured in a newspaper…

January 18, 2013 |  No responses yet  

I’ve always tried to keep a layer of privacy between this blog and my real-life self. As you may have noticed, I don’t mention where I’m from, where I’m currently living, my last name, or any other information. I guess I was raised with an awareness of the importance of privacy and being discrete about…     Read more »

Other web app challenges

January 12, 2013 |  8 responses  

I recently got an email from a developer who has also started his own web app challenge this year. It appears that many people have decided to take on Nathan Barry’s challenge. This is a great opportunity to learn from other aspiring entrepreneurs doing almost exactly the same thing, so I’ve decided to list the…     Read more »

ThankBee update, 001

January 10, 2013 |  No responses yet  

Following my plan to write smaller, more frequent posts, I’m making this a very quick update. What I’ve been doing Getting the word out The last days besides actually programming, I made two attempts to discretely get the word out to two online communities and try to get feedback and validation for the idea. The…     Read more »

Web app challenge… accepted

January 7, 2013 |  1 response  

Being the avid Hacker News reader that I am, I came across this post describing Nathan Barry’s web app challenge. His challenge is to create a web app and grow it to $5k/month income in 6 months, and of course blog about his progress.┬áThis sounds like a good idea for me to do as well…     Read more »

Happy 2013

January 1, 2013 |  2 responses  

Hey everyone, happy 2013! I’m writing to hopefully get everyone up to speed on what I’ve been up to. Unfortunately I haven’t been as consistent in my blogging as I hoped… although I enjoy blogging and both giving and receiving feedback from the Android dev community, I find that creating a blog post normally takes…     Read more »