API First Approach with Raymond Ho – This Mobile Life [Episode 4]

I really enjoyed this podcast interview with Raymond Ho, my brother who’s a web/mobile developer. You’ll get a sense for what we talk about at the dinner table :)

With my podcast, I’ve wanted to capture these conversations I have with people – friends, family, people in the industry and expose that to the world. This is the stuff we talk about all the time!

This Mobile Life, Episode 4, API First Approach

This Mobile Life, Episode 4, API First Approach

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Sydney Startups AMA with Niki Scevak, Blackbird Ventures

Sydney Startups Facebook group held its second Sydney Startups AMA (Ask Me Anything) with Niki Scevak, Blackbird Ventures. I’ve taken the main Q&A and transcribed them below so its easier to read on the web. I’ve also included each smile emoticon :)

The purpose of the Sydney Startups AMA’s is to increase the level of knowledge in the Sydney Startup community. We want to give access to the best entrepreneurs and investors to the Sydney Startup ecosystem. Our community continues to grow. We now have 3,600 members as of 13 November 2015.

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Australian Technology Park photos

I recently visited the Australian Technology Park in Redfern. Here are the Australian Technology Park photos that I took. I posted them on my blog to share with the public to show what it currently looks like (before it disappears). Here is the petition to Save Australian Technology Park which you can sign here.

ATP Innovation has a 99 year lease on the property so any new landlord will have to honour those covenants on the land.

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Sydney Startup Ecosystem Needs Money And Knowledge To Thrive

Today I attended the Tech Startup Action Plan Roundtable organised by the City of Sydney and with representatives from the Labor party at Sydney Town Hall. I was invited to attend and took the opportunity because I believed it could help influence public policy towards startups. I do not have a particular preference towards any political party. As a founder, I am biased towards entrepreneurs – lets make that clear :)

I started my company in Sydney and I reside in Sydney. So I want to see the best for the city & country that I grew up in to prosper and be successful.

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This Mobile Life, Episode 3 – Chhai Thach from Go Reception

In the third episode of “This Mobile Life”, we chat to Chhai Thach, Co-Founder at Go Reception. GoReception is a visitor management system available on iPad and on the web.

We discuss how Chhai came up with the idea of Go Reception, customer success, and the impact of software as a service on enterprises. We also chat about how Chhai thinks about product and the challenge of focus. Go Reception is a product that has global sales with customers including MacDonalds, Coca-Cola, Rackspace, and Sydney Airport. It is a mobile/web app, available on the iTunes store.

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This Mobile Life Episode 2 – Part 2 With Jason Allan from Cammy

If you liked the first episode, then you’ll love This Mobile Life Episode 2! We continue our conversation with Jason Allan, digital marketing manager at Cammy with Part 2. Cammy allows you to monitor your home anywhere, anytime.

You might also notice our new podcast cover :)

This Mobile Life Episode 2Download from iTunes here.

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This Mobile Life, Episode 1 – Jason Allan, Digital Marketing Manager at Cammy

I’ve been working on a new project which is my new podcast “This Mobile Life”. It pays homage to one of my favourite podcasts which is “This American Life“.

The podcast is about two things:
1) Mobile apps
2) Being mobile – living & working remotely, mobile office.

This Mobile Life PodcastThe first episode is with Jason Allan, Digital Marketing Manager from CammyCammy allows you to monitor your home anywhere, anytime.

Jason and I discuss all things mobile. From mobile marketing, customer discovery, conversion funnel, marketing web vs mobile apps, and cross platform experience.

You can download it on iTunes here.

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