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Episode 8 - From 0 to App Store in 24 Hours

Knowledge is an infinite resource. When we learn something, it doesn’t reduce the amount of what others can learn. For a while now, I have been building builds in hopes to help make the world a more inclusive place. I have always thought that it would be nice if more...

Episode 7 - Redesigning 1,000,000+ Elevators

Change stems from challenging the status quo to determine if something needs to be done differently. As the human race, we were only able to get to where we are today because innovators throughout history had the foresight to tackle problems, many of which might be considered impossible by the...

Episode 6 - Elevator Pitch

Elevator pitch got its name from the concept that if you had a chance to ride in the same elevator as someone you really wanted to pitch to, you would get about a minute’s time to impress them with your idea. My latest R&D project has an MVP that can...

Episode 5 - De-cloud Clouds

Cloud services, particularly 3rd-party ones, have infiltrated so much into our everyday lives. But there is a problem. A lot of tech firms don’t consider protecting our data privacy and integrity to be their best interest. Worse yet, some exploitative firms would even deliberately collect our personal data just to...

Episode 4 - World's Biggest Internet of Things

Can sprint meetings be hosted over the air in podcasting format? That’s right, the kind of sprint meetings that’s gaining a lot of traction among tech companies, or generally any company that uses the Agile Scrum project management methodology. I intend to find out by experimenting. In the last few...

Episode 3 - Code Ninjas CEO David Graham Interview

Our guest today is the founder and CEO of Code Ninjas, David Graham. A Code Ninjas center, or Dojo, is what David would have wanted as a kid — a place that’s kind of like a gym for the brain to stretch his mind, and to come up with creative...

Episode 2 - Giphy CEO Alex Chung Interview

Our guest today is Alex Chung, co-founder and CEO of Giphy. You may already be familiar with Giphy: It’s an online search engine like Google, but for animated GIFs. And seeing as how they currently serve 500 million users around the globe every day, chances are you may even be...

Episode 1 - Techstars Partner Cody Simms Interview

Hi Build-llionaires, welcome to the first episode of Build Builds. Our very first guest is Cody Simms, a Partner from Techstars. Techstars is an American seed-stage accelerator with over 1,600 startup companies in their portfolio. Some of their more prominent alumni include SendGrid, DigitalOcean, Zipline, and many more. I was...

Episode 0 - Introduction

Hi Build-llionaires, welcome to Build Builds, a new slog* about building innovative technology to make the world a more beautiful and more sustainable place. (*Slog = a new nickname I have for Podcast, as in “sound log” — like blog or vlog, except in audio format.) In this introductory episode,...