The story of a startup that wasn’t

Today the domain for a startup that we started back in 2009 expires – and I’ll let it do so.   CobaltBox started off with great ambition and a vision to become something significant – only it didn’t turn out as planned. The idea was that we could use the web as a platform and […]

Why cigars symbolize success

(copyright & reuse license under CC) It’s been ages since I last wrote here but a lot has happened in the past couple of years. I co-founded a startup which didn’t go so well (a story to be told, for sure), I have been contributing to another which is moving on strong, I changed over […]

How far in the future are you looking?

Before embarking on a new product or service it may be wise to have already built a user community interested in your prospective field.