Marc Hemeon

Co-founder of Tiiny @tiinyapp and North @n__ht________s. I heart family, art, surfing and sushi.


How child porn killed my app called YayNay

How I failed at my startup without losing my job or family


How To Be Nice

10 things you can do to change someone’s life.


I was standing in line, buying some roma tomatoes and serrano peppers to make Hemeon Famous Salsa, when out of nowhere the person in front me allowed me to check-out ahead of them. I was surprised and impressed. Polite gestures are easy to do and make a real difference in the happiness of others.


Designers guide to submitting to the App Store

We just wrapped up our app Tiiny 2 and wanted to share our methods for preparing screenshots and preview videos for the…


The Making of Tiiny

A tale of adventure with Kevin and Marc from North Technologies


Calvin and Hobbes, Jake and Finn, He-man and Battlecat. Great companionships…

Publications edited by Marc Hemeon

Insights and learnings of building the most interesting app in the world

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Ditching Core Data

The official writings and musings of North Technologies.

What It Is And How To Change It


How child porn killed my app called YayNay

How I failed at my startup without losing my job or family


The Button Test


Can you pick out a brand just by their button design? I bet you can. I challenge you to take The Button Test. Get a piece of paper or your favorite text editor and jot down the…


Design Process is a Myth


Typically, when a product design falls flat, people want to insert a design process to fix the bad design. However, much like the Ancient Psychic Tandem War Elephant