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Matt West
Works at No Divide
Attended Guilsborough Sixth Form
Lives in Brixworth, Northamptonshire
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I blogged about some of the things I'd say if I could speak to the teenage version of me.
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Given the history between these three, this interview is really interesting.

Worth a watch.
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I had the pleasure of chatting with the fantastic +Lydia Laurenson from Kifi about my decision to shut down Kojitsu.

The interview is up on the Kifi blog:
http://blog.kifi.com/social-filter-kojitsu-just-shut-down-heres-interview-creator/

#startups   #entrepreneurship
Matt West created the nice — but now dead — social filter and recommendation engine Kojitsu. We chatted with him about product development and lessons.
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Loving the brilliance of this custom Postach.io blog theme designed by Matt West for Koji Labs. #PostachioDev http://buff.ly/1phdLqp
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"I'm as proud of what we don't do, as I am of what we do."
- Steve Jobs
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“The two most important days of your life are the day you are born and the day you find out why.” - Mark Twain
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Just posted a quick read on Medium
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Ever wondered if it's possible for your web app to handle mailto links?
It certainly is, and that's not all!

The registerProtocolHandler method allows you to register your web application as a handler for commonly used protocols like mailto and webcal.
You can even create your own custom protocols too!

Check out this post over on our blog for more info.

http://html5.gd/1rl2w2M

#JavaScript #code #tutorials #html5
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I blogged about my decision to shut down Kojitsu
http://html5.gd/1u6Hqa1 

#startups  
Let’s start with a bit of context. About a year ago I started work on a little web application that could surface the best links shared by the people I follow on twitter. Last February I released that application into the world as Kojitsu. I'm fascinated ...
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New post up on the blog inspired by a TED talk I watched.

http://blog.mattwest.io/the-democratization-of-urban-design
Every now and then I read, hear, or watch something that resonates with me so much I just want to share it with the world. Today that moment came after watching Enrique Peñalosa's TED talk on urban planning and public transport. Urban planning isn't one ...
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Tech Entrepreneur & Web Developer
Introduction
I'm a programmer and all-round product guy.
Education
  • Guilsborough Sixth Form
    2010
Basic Information
Gender
Male
Relationship
Single
Work
Occupation
Entrepreneur & Programmer
Skills
Product Management, Writing, HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript, Ruby, Go
Employment
  • No Divide
    Web Developer, 2015 - present
  • Your Big Pitch
    CTO, 2014 - present
  • Koji Labs
    Founder, 2013 - 2015
  • Developer City
    Founder, 2010 - 2013
  • This Weeks Offers
    Technical Co-Founder, 2011 - 2012
  • High Street Labs
    Developer, 2013 - 2013
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Brixworth, Northamptonshire
Previously
Naseby, Northamponshire
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Really helpful staff and quality suits. By far the best place to buy a suit in Northampton.
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Really friendly staff and a great atmosphere. My favourite coffee shop in Market Harborough.
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Great atmosphere and the best cup of coffee I have had in years.
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I love this place. The cafe is a great meeting place and everyone is incredibly friendly. The coffee is good too.
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