Since quitting my job at an investment bank over a year ago, I’ve been living the startup dream: travelling the world and launching products (JournoRequests, ProfileHopper, Hey.Press, ProductFriends…
It’s now been 4 months since I moved to Asia and during that time, my cofounder Ed and I have built Product Friends, JournoRequests.com, upgraded Hey Press and hit our goal of earning $1000/month.
In order to keep Hey Press search free and still be able to eat (and pay some server costs), we decided to add an optional ‘Support Us’ form. The idea was that by supporting us with cash or bitcoin, you could see your little guy level up:
This morning I woke up to a nice surprise — a keyboard we made called QWERKY made it onto TechCrunch!
Although making a keyboard seems relatively straightfoward, I wanted to share some of the problems Apple presented when creating the keyboard here.
Recently, a good friend of mine, Harald, invited my co-founder Ed and I for a hacking weekend at his house.
As I’d recently left my job where I’d spent three years coding in an in-house proprietary language, I was keen on learning how to code in the…
At an increase of 266% from May, we’re super pleased with this month’s growth —we’re now raking in more than enough to feed ourselves entirely on these!
Here’s what we’ve been focussing on: