Poof: highlight meets yelp
What would you get if you took the best of local juggernaut, Yelp, infused it with timely context awareness à la ambient social network, highlight, and wrapped it all up in Foursquare’s attention to design detail? Awesomeness? Yes, and that awesomeness would be called Poof. A bold answer to consumer and business problems in the local space,
Fanspree: Loyalty in a box
If you’ve ever tried to consistently use a loyalty program you know how clumsy they can be. You always forget your card to record your “points” against, it takes a law degree to understand the rewards ladder and you’re constantly trying not to get “screwed”. This user outlook is as true for credit card programs as
Groupon for Camps: Campr
We were challenged to develop projects that would make a significant impact in the world during our course work at Carnegie Mellon. My team and I developed Campr. A bold solution to shake up the education landscape in the US. A deep dive into the education landscape led us to conclude that pre-collegiate education is
Matchio: Buy HyperLocal
With fear in her eyes, she ran over and clutched my arm, her fingers gripped tightly like a baby’s first grip, and she uttered those infamous words, “I bought something on craigslist, i’m too scared to go get it by myself” I’m sure most of us, male and female alike, have had a similar experience.
Memwas: The Insta-memoire
What do weddings, product launch and ground breakings all have in common? They are all milestones in the lifecycle of people or businesses. At these milestones, people capture, share and preserve precious memories that are formed with their family, friends and associates. Memwas, a play on the word memoires, allowed them to do just that.
Les Memoires Business Plan
As far back as I can remember I have been fascinated with the psychology of consumerism. Can you imagine a 9 year old pondering, What exactly makes people pay for stuff? One heck of a dork huh? My dorky curiosity followed me through college. The registrar might have had me major’ing in Electrical engineering but as