Category Archives: Entrepreneurship

Point is on Kickstarter

Point, the project that I have been working on for a while by now, is now live on Kickstarter. I am very excited about this. You can help us by sharing this link. If you would like to back us, please do so as early as possible as timing is crucial on Kickstarter. https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/830527119/point-a-softer-take-on-home-security
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But then, so can everyone else!

Some people grow up wanting to become the world’s greatest football player. Or to make a gazillion dollars. Or to obtain political power. Personally, I am attracted to all things creative. Don’t get me wrong, I am no less vain that everybody else, I like to receive recognition and praise for my work, and if […]
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Arriving in Shenzhen

I am currently in China, working on a hardware project. I am blogging about it — read about overcoming the first culture shock here.
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12months

After a rather tedious approval process (of my company, not the app), 12months is live in the app store. It is Amma’s and my Project Getaway experiment. It’s an iPad calendar that shows you the entire year in way that makes planning easy, inspired by David Seah’s Compact Calendar. This is my first experiment with […]
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Project Getaway 2011

I am currently in Bali, at Project Getaway 2011. It’s three days in and I am very excited. Everybody here is awesome and I can already feel entrepreneurship and inspiration in the air.
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The Story of a Bootstrapped Startup..

This is my talk about Minimum Noise at Sun, Sand and Startups in Barcelona 2011. Some people have asked me about the restructuring we did of the landing page. One of the articles that were inspirational in that regard was this one: http://www.conversion-rate-experts.com/seomoz-case-study/ — I highly recommend it.
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An Idea-Evaluation Framework

In order to pick the best of our many ideas for our next project, we have sketched a process for evaluating ideas. This consists of market analysis and testing and should help us decide what to work on. Sammy and I started Minimum Noise, a marketplace for music licensing similar to the various design contest […]
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