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Fred Grott
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Angel.co Clowns
In marketing to statrt-ups to gain the next gig you have to watch out for Angel.co clowns. What are Angel.co Clowns? They are the clowns that you do not want to work for in that they will put up a job ad with listed stock options of 0.1% and salary of $80,0...
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Github Repo Makreting
Well, the leads have doubled by 200% and qualified leads are rising as well. All I had to do was change the readme's of the github  repos to address the audiences I was attempting to reach. Basically, that means I should have a new start-up gig by the end o...
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Apple and Fibbing slides
Everyone has seen that internal slide from apple attempting to predict iPhone higher in market share than android in the US. April 15 Comscore numbers indicate Android 52.2 percent of US share and Apple at 43.1
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App Prototyping Problem Solving
So after a brief informal study of what firms and startups ask mobile application developers to build I know some areas that are somewhat rich in low-hanging-from-tree problems that can be solved with application prototypes and libraries.  Sure, I could hav...
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Marketing tricks
I have increased my read or hit count by 300% so I thought I would share the main trick. I used IFTTT to make sure my blog posts are shared, tweeted, G+.  Making sure facebook was added correctly provided a huge increase.
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Freelancers-linkedIn
The problem when using LinkedIN when freelancing is that recruiters tend to ignore the freelancer term in the tagline, your profile etc. I have found a solution that allows recruiters to act as lead filters. In your LinkedIN profile summary state your weekl...
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Agile Android Development
Apparently, the first step is not IntelliJ LiveCode templates. Instead once you get your gradle build set just right and proguard files and the lint file and the extra files for espresso than just use this project as a guide: https://github.com/zsiegel/gene...
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Yahoo YOU SUCK!
Yahoo, I can guarantee that if you proceed with auto-registering yahoo as my search engine via java updates that I will never mother fucker use your services! EAT SHIT AND DIE YAHOO!
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Gun.io Wrong Again about Mobile
Okay, now for the bite-the-hand-that-feeds-me post.  This gun.io post on How to hire an iOS Developer   is somewhat wrong on the major points to the point where its somewhat the clueless leading the clueless. First point, there are two types of mobile appli...
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Hardest part, the Narrative
Many say that the hardest part in establishing a design and development shop is getting that first big customer.  But, for those of us that care beyond the weekly check it seems to be that the narrative is the hardest part to establish. On-one-hand you do n...
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Its Macroons
If you have not guessed yet the Android 6.0 level 23 is or has the name of Macroons(MCN).
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SEO Withdrawal
So I am re-vamping my marketing after reading Seth Godin, Gary Vaynerchuk, and Mr Dunn. The idea is stop relying on very short-term SEO tricks and actually build content and a relationship with the audience. SEO tricks is like drinking coffee, soda, or tea ...
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Android Dev Guru
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I am what may be nicknamed a four horsemen:

-C/C++ to Java and MVC scripting

-Business, even have doen MIS and commanded $1 million dollar budgets

-Startup maven, know where trends are going

-Can also build server hardware if required


Links to demos, source code repos, portfolio stuff, video, etc is at:

http://about.me/fredgrott

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Android Mobile programming
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Java, html5, css3, xml, python, ruby, perl, android app development, javaEE, jython
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    Android Mobile programming, present
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