Instapaper is a little app that started out as a side project. Now it’s a thriving one-man business. We talk to Marco Arment, Instapaper’s founder and sole employee, about the app economy.
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The market for smartphone apps is growing quickly. Last month, Apple hit a milestone of 500,000 apps. And Google has more than 200,000 in the Android marketplace. Ben Keighran, CEO of Chomp, runs down his favorite new apps, from payments (Square) to car services (Getaround).
This week Bob and Pat talk with interface designer and author Josh Clark. Josh’s new book, Tapworthy: Designing Great iPhone Apps, is a truly excellent analysis and playbook for writing not just great iPhone apps, but great mobile apps.
Josh shares with us his insights, design framework and experience on the software frontier that is mobile app development. If a iPhone or mobile app is the heart of your startup, you do not want to miss this interview.
SPI 039 : Changing Lives and Getting Paid with Niched iPhone Apps – Success Story Interview Series – 4