Hacker News Archive

TechZing 60 – Peter Cooper & Coder I/O

Justin and Jason speak with Peter Cooper about how he started and sold Code Snippets and FeedDigest (now Feed Informer) and what he learned in the process, why he prefers to work on multiple projects and why he'll give up on a project if it doesn't show traction ...
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TechZing 57 – Justin Wants To Be A Robot

Justin and Jason discuss the status of the Swarm SG AI, ideas for increasing the TechZing listener base and why they're launching a mailing list, whether or not Jason should buy a Mac, the need to improve the design of the TechZing website, potential names for Jason's new blog, whether advice...
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Techzing 46 – Vampire Universe

Justin and Jason discuss the current status and growth of Pluggio, the failure of the human brain to comprehend the exponential function, word of mouth growth and super spreaders, Jason's experience using Subversion, TortoiseSVN and Assembla, Justin's warning about Subversion, performing a full-text seach on a...
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Techzing 40 – AppIgnite Revealed

Justin and Jason discuss the re-branding of Tweetminer as Pluggio, how Justin learns from the show's guests, the effectiveness of communicating with your users via email, whether or not Justin should raise funding for Pluggio, Jason's secret project - AppIgnite, the mother of all demos, how Hacker News almost blew a gasket...
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Techzing 32 – Think Like an Entrepreneur

Justin and Jason discuss how many subscribers Techzing has vs StackOverflow, the awesomeness of PrintFriendly.com, TweetMiner's growth potential based on HootSuite's 400K user base, whether Justin should work on his secret project or TweetMiner, Techzing as a public masterminding session, how Jason's brother saved a soldier's life in Afghanistan, HipHop...
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techZING! 25 – Minimalism

Justin and Jason discuss the cost of a poor customer service experience, TweetMiner on Hacker News, using PayPal's reference transaction ID for repeat transactions, Jason's cross platform messaging library, making code open source, test driven development and exploratory programming, weekend productivity, learning calculus in 2 1/2 hours, minimalism in life...
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techZING! 6 – Justin Loves Hacker News. Feeling Not Mutual.

Justin and Jason discuss Justin's negative karma on Hacker News, black swans, startup equity negotiations and the Ukrainian project....
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