Monthly Archives: May 2021

Personal Limerick Book

You go to a web­site and you plug in a few details about your daugh­ter, what she looks like, what her per­son­al­i­ty is like, and it builds a lit­tle lim­er­ick book with car­toon char­ac­ters for you about her. You know your … Con­tin­ue read­ing

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First Responder Drones

Drones that fly out from emer­gency ser­vices cen­ters to get a pic­ture of the sit­u­a­tion on the ground. I imag­ine these would fly out fast, extend legs and land and sur­vey the sit­u­a­tion, relay­ing infor­ma­tion back to the crew on … Con­tin­ue read­ing

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40Fit or 40Ripped

This is a online fit­ness pro­gram crossed with a social net­work. It’s a fit­ness pro­gram, but week­ly you fol­low the progress of a per­son, and week­ly you post your progress. Part of the pro­gram is semi-scrip­t­ed video uploads so that … Con­tin­ue read­ing

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Formalising the Bank of Mum ‘n’ Dad

This is an app and legal struc­ture that for­malis­es invest­ments through oth­er par­ties. Like p2p loans. The idea is that mum & dad give you a $200,000 loan to help pay for your first house, and how do you repay … Con­tin­ue read­ing

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A tai­lor-as-a-ser­vice. You sign up and pay $30 and we send you a S/M/L/XL shirt and pants that has lines on it. You take pho­tos of your­self in that, and our algo­rithms can work out what size you are. It … Con­tin­ue read­ing

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Search All The Things

To solve the prob­lem of “which com­mu­ni­ca­tion chan­nel did they send that on?” it’s a sim­ple inter­face that you con­nect to slack & email (and going for­ward con­flu­ence, gdrive etc) that unearths results. 

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Sucky Spoon

My 6 year old daugh­ter’s first inven­tion. It’s a spoon that’s also a straw. So you can eat your cere­al and drink the milk with one uten­sil. So proud right now. 

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