Tips from the frontline: Bootstrapping for Startups

Drummond Gilbert is in an ex-accountant currently developing gocarshare.com, a website that helps people share car journeys. Integrated with Facebook, and boasting its own mobile app, gocarshare.com will be free to use for individual drivers and passengers and will open up car-sharing as a cost effective and green way to travel. The site is slated…

25 Best Practices for Startups from the Front Line

Tomorrow on Startup Saturdays we will feature – The Foundation for Global Collaboration and Peace –  and when we received their response to our questions – the advice was overwhelming, so instead of putting everything into one long post, we decided to split it in two. As such here are the majority of best practices…

Don't waste money on proprietary software when open source will do.

BY F3FUNDIT The amount of capital funneled into R&D of proprietary software is simply staggering. Microsoft itself spends over $7B annually on R&D and while a big boy, that is only one company – aggregate the total amount spent annually and you’re talking GDP of a small European country. Given that R&D for proprietary software…