“Self knowledge through numbers.”
“Why not Facebook for everything?”
Baby’s first VC pitch.
Just a deck.
What I was actually planning to build.
“What’s in a name?”
Wander the Internet, bring your friends.
Some press for Textonic.
An overextended metaphor?
A permanent home for the project.
Theoretically this thing should still work.
Baby’s first iPhone app.
Proof-of-concept for full-text search of my bookmarks.
“The D is silent.”
Baby’s first Objective-C.
Later, we changed the name of the project to Textonic.
Delicious API + Google Custom Search Engine + Google App Engine
Eventually, finally, they made their own.
A system for processing freeform SMS input.
This is still a problem for me on Twitter.
I always carry a notebook.
To San Francisco and back in twenty-four hours.
A physical wiki.
(I wish I had better documentation of this.)
Twitter took its time monetizing, but there should never have been doubt.
Baby’s first desktop app!
Presenting to an audience of several hundred people, gulp.
More info/thinking about TwiTerra.
Five years later, and craigslist still owns that marketplace.