Startup

Cutting Down Expenses Before I Lose My Income

I am getting ready to venture on my own.  My income is going to be drastically cut and by drastic, I mean, I will have no stable source of income and whatever I have will be about 10% of what I make right now.  Needless to say, some sacrifices need to be made and some(…)

StarterWeb MVP – A Modern Web App Starter Template

My co-founder and I have been reading a lot of startup books lately.  If you are mildly interested in startups, you can’t escape the term MVP.  MVP or Minimum Viable Product is a concept popularized by Eric Ries author of  The Lean Startup. In product development, the Minimum Viable Product or MVP is a strategy used for fast and quantitative market testing(…)

To Code Or To Market

To Code Or To Market

It doesn’t matter how good your product is, if you can’t market it, it will fail.  My cofounder and I just spent the last few months working hard to release our first Windows 8 app and we have finally submitted it for approval last Sunday – very exciting.  The problem is that we have been(…)

Code Retreat

A few weeks ago, I took what I called a code retreat.  Basically, with my awesome wife’s blessing, I decided that I will spend the weekend locked up in the basement and code all weekend.  It was fantastic.  It was glorious.  It was so much fun.  I literally went down Friday evening with my computer,(…)