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Starship Captain

On Thursday I’m going to launch a new game app called Starship Captain: Adventure In Alpha Sector (link coming Thursday). It will be the biggest app I’ve released so far. Starship Captain is a space adventure game. You travel from planet to planet trading goods, running missions and attacking and plundering other ships. I built […]

Posted on February 9, 2015 at 10:18 am by site admin · Permalink · Comments Closed
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Why I Stopped Including In-App Purchases To Remove Ads

So most of my iOS app games are free. I have ads in them, and that is how I make money from them. Now, ads can be annoying. Not just in apps, but on TV, in print, on the radio (especially on the radio, for some reason). So I get complaints from time-to-time. Often users […]

Posted on March 7, 2014 at 12:59 pm by site admin · Permalink · Comments Closed
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On Inspiration, Meditation and Road Trips

I just finished reading a book where the author often refers to visions or revealing experiences that led to his philosophy of life. I hated the book. I have my own philosophy of life, and it is very different from his. My philosophy has no room for visions, miracles, muses, mystical dreams, angels or other […]

Posted on November 13, 2013 at 5:00 pm by site admin · Permalink · Comments Closed
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Why Should We Care About Rumors?

Why do people care about tech rumors? I should care. I’m a self-described Apple fanboy, gadget freak, geek, programmer and on top of that, a media junkie. So you’d think that I would care deeply about every rumor article, insider’s blog post and pundit’s tweet. But it is all garbage. First of all, rumor journalism […]

Posted on October 1, 2013 at 12:00 am by site admin · Permalink · Comments Closed
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Hug? No Thanks, I’m Good.

I hate the whole introvert/extrovert thing. Don’t like defining other people with single words. Certainly don’t like defining myself with a single word. I like going out, being around people. I don’t like having to start conversations with people I don’t know (AKA “networking”) and I’m not big on physical contact with strangers?—?anything more than […]

Posted on September 19, 2013 at 12:00 am by site admin · Permalink · Comments Closed
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