#SBF15

Building a business in LA

Lessons learned building a tech startup in the City of Transplants.

Design Friday; Rapid concepting and lean branding

Rapid handmade app prototypes from user stories and not wasting time on hiding a bad product with clever marketing

Wearable Tech; Function vs Emotion

The full potential of the wearables market won’t ever be cracked until the devices themselves are invisible. Today I learnt why.

LA: Scale and transportation

Meeting the organisers of Hollywood Hackday, talking open data with Hack for LA and an insight into the sheer scale of public transportation complexity in the US.

SBF15; SaaS ecosystem in LA

“Everything here is so much bigger, with seemingly greater expectations.”
Notes from a panel on the SaaS ecosystem in LA.