"Making The Web A Better Place" Hackathon and How Misleading that Tagline Truly Is.

Posted 2 months ago

This past weekend, we competed in jibe.com’s inaugural hackathon. Their winning guidelines were wholesome and gave me hope of recognition. But the outcome reinforced the all-to-common safety-first victor selection process. 

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Washington DC Pipeline Pitch

Posted 3 months ago

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I didn’t have a picture of me at the event for reasons I’ll delve into in a bit. A suitable replacement is me in front of this national landmark post-pitch. This was Addicaid Pitch #6. I’m not sure of the outcome, but it was the only event where I had to pay a $40 application fee and had my only local teammate ejected from the event because of a strict ‘co-founders only’ policy I neglected to follow.

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From Russia with github

Posted 3 months ago

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All the services I use are already online- finding a soulmate, ordering late night food, winning the best price in a tempurpedic mattress, culling images and solving front-end bug fixes. When I found myself in need of a backend programmer, limiting myself to locals just seemed so wrong, especially after a highly unsuccessful experience with someone I met the old-fashioned way.

I’ve worked with four different people the past year and I want to tell you about all of them

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Last Year’s Launch.co pitch

Posted 4 months ago

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It’s been 14 months since winning the ‘Diamond in the Rough’ award at Launch.co last March. After seeing the success of the other presenting companies this year, I felt it’s time to put this experience in perspective. 

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Our Social Media Week Experience

Posted 4 months ago

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Mistakes and failure do not equate

Posted 4 months ago

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Like the ones who judge quickly and but are also easily convinced of solid counterpoints. It’s the friends who make you better by pronouncing your faults and doing so with elegance and impartiality.

So what’s the difference between a mistake and a failure? 

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Corporate Competition Are Not Venture Capital Soup Kitchens

Posted 4 months ago

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The past week Addicaid participated as finalists in two cash-prize competitions. I initially left both of them feeling wronged and discouraged. I felt wronged because, at both events, the first being Innovate Health Tech NYC and the latter being crowdfundX, Addicaid was the youngest and the poorest from all the other entries.

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Incubators/Accelerators- An unrequited love story

Posted 4 months ago

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When to launch

Posted 4 months ago

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Procrastination is the Mother of Apprehension

Posted 4 months ago

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Look, just because I don’t be givin’ no man a foot massage don’t make it right for Marsellus to throw Antwone into a glass motherfuckin’ house, fuckin’ up the way the nigger talks. Motherfucker do that shit to me, he better paralyze my ass, ‘cause I’ll kill the motherfucker, know what I’m sayin’?


Complications of co-founders on boarding and going overboard

Posted 4 months ago

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Six months ago, I lost my CTO and co-founder to a full time developer position at the communist inspired park slope food co-op. I think it was a bonafide gift from the entrepreneur higher power.

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