13 Jan '11, 3am

A startup's story on building apps for the Mac App Store

A. While I was working at Robosoft, one of the things that frustrated me was that I could not access several websites due to restrictions placed on the network. Given how much time I spend researching (read: wasting time) on Twitter and elsewhere, I really longed for a fast, efficient way to send links back to the Mac at my house, so they would be on the desktop when I got back. I used email for this at the time but it was very limited, by its very nature, and it resulted in a lot of useless clutter. I am also an awfully forgetful person and I wanted an app to remind me of stuff to do on my Mac’s desktop, which I spend most of my day in front of. And that was the birth of Notificant (which at that time I had dubbed “Notifi”).

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