Published: 6 years ago

A great story on bootstrapping: Stormpulse.com

We had a great speaker at last night’s Refresh Miami: Matthew Wensing, co-founder of Stormpulse.com. Here are some of the things people can learn from his story: Success doesn’t come overnight The amount of traffic you can get doesn’t matter if you can’t monetize …

Published: 7 years ago

One laptop, two guys, six days of SXSW

No, this is not the title of a geek gay porn movie. “One laptop, two guys, six days of SXSW” is the best way to condense an awesome experience I had at SXSW. Everything started at the Fort Lauderdale International airport, when, because of …

Published: 7 years ago

Get ready for SXSW

Finally it’s that time of the year that we geeks all love: SXSW Interactive. On Twitter, everyone is tweeting about it. On blogs, everyone is writing about it. In meetups and gatherings, everyone is talking about it. I actually feel bad for those people …

Published: 7 years ago

SquarePik: building the local tech community for real

As some of you may know 39 Inc. (my company) and Pikchur Inc. recently launched SquarePik, the first Foursquare client for iPhone with picture and video support. Users seems to love it, and, even if they are not a big number, most of them …

Published: 8 years ago

What makes a tech community?

This is part of a conversation going on among the people helping organizing a tech community. First a quote from a previous message, followed by my reply. I would love to hear everybody’s opinion and create a constructive dialog. Disclaimer: I edited my reply …

Published: 8 years ago

SoFla at SXSW

Last year, I attended SXSW Interactive for the first time, and it was a great experience. Not only did I have the opportunity to meet great people from all over the country, but I also felt I had the chance to bond with friends …

Published: 8 years ago

Get Apps Done at Refresh Miami

A couple of days ago I gave spoke at Refresh Miami about the status of the iPhone applications market and to present one of my latest projects, Get Apps Done. Since the first time I gave a presentation at Refresh Miami about Twootball, the …

Published: 8 years ago

iPhone and Mobile presentations at BarCamp Miami 2009

I’m planning to speak at BarCamp Miami 2009 this weekend about my experience with iPhone apps, hoping to help others to avoid mistakes I already went thru. I’m not won’t talk about developing but more about how to make your iPhone application business profitable, …

Published: 9 years ago

Micro-developing and Twootball.com @ Refresh Miami

Last night I spoke at Refresh Miami about the concept of micro-developing and how it applied to Twootball. I was kinda nervous at the beginning but I think it went pretty well and I was very happy with it. Here’s the video of the …

Published: 9 years ago

Weekend recap (Scary SEO and Twootball.com)

The past friday and saturday I attended to Scary SEO, a small conference in South Florida organized. I had chance to meet some of the smartest people in this industry, getting a lot of value and having a lot of fun. I really liked …