Pitching, Pitching, Pitching (from someone who is not a pitcher)

Last year I made the transition between being a writer, freelancer, and then really just in general wanting to make a startup without really knowing what to do (except for an idea and the coding/design mojo). And as all programmers/product people do, I then went on to prototype something (as in wanting to make a big system that works), spend a whole lot of time…

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Lessons from the Crowdfunding Talk with Slava Rubin, CEO of Indiegogo

This is a late blogpost, because the event actually took place on 29 October 2013. I think it’s relevant again, because my friends from the Open Tech School Berlin wanted to raise funding through an Indiegogo campaign for their Hackership program. If you’re a hacker/programmer, check it out, participate and donate. If you’re a tech business person, check it out and donate, it’ll be good…

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Evil Twin (Short Film)

Evil Twin (2013), Producer/Director: Christian Pfeil, Actors: Cha-Lee Yoon, Can Aydin, Phong Giang.Β http://epicmanproduction.com/eviltwin/index.html Synopsis “The film begins at the end of a robbery. The main characters, the up-market criminals, are old friends and also two sets of brothers. In the job they just completed, teleportation technology was stolen and this brought out the worst in one of them. The Evil Twin begins a fight that…

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Lesson Learned from Speaking at Ignite Berlin

Last night was the night! Thanks to the organizers, Yasmina, Claudia, and Peter, thanks to all of you who attended the event! I had a really great time! I will share the video and slides soon, but right now I just wanted to share my experience and impressions from doing it. I hope this would be useful for people who are thinking about speaking at…

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