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CoderBuddy, ,500 Startups Demo Day

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  • Solving the Software Development Capacity Problem Software Development on Tap Next-generation oDesk meets Heroku 500S Demo Day Edition
    • Developer Shortage
    • “Know any good developers?”
    • Unlimited demand for software developers in Silicon Valley? - Reid Hoffman
    • $50MM & $100MM retention packages at Google
    • Imagine if software development capacity was available like water from a tap
    Problem: Software Development
  • Team
      Adrian Scott, CEO
      • Social Networking pioneer, founder of Ryze
      • Napster, founding investor
      • Child entrepreneur, selling pumpkins, tadpoles!
      • Math Ph.D. at age 20, nonlinear optimization
      Jeremy Elliott, VP Engineering
      • Lead Data Architect, (IPO/Acq)
      • Tivo, Macrovision, E*Trade
      • UC Berkeley
      • Co-authored Assembly Programming Book at age 17
  • Luis, Developer
      • MIT-educated mathematician
      • Math Olympiad
    Vitor, Developer
      • Coca-Cola Brazil etc., social apps
      •, leading interactive ad agency, Brazil
    Alberto, Usability/Experience Designer
      •, redesign up'd sales by $3MM
      • Jakob Nielsen seminar
    • Move software development into the web browser / cloud
    • Add a social, collaborative layer
    • Add a marketplace
    • Disruptive Strategy – start w/ areas of non-consumption
  • Solution Layers Development Environment Social / Collaboration Marketplace
  • Private Beta Metrics 50-60% Click-through to signup (App Engine Group post) ~100% who signup create and test projects avg visit time (Google Analytics) A programming workshop used CoderBuddy and: 95% created, tested and published projects 48% created more than one project
  • Testimonials “ @coderbuddy really came through to me when my server host fell through and I needed to host an app quickly. Very cool project.” - @jrubinovitz Jennifer Rubinovitz, Python Developer " W e're all loving CoderBuddy! Seriously! It just works! Honestly, I didn't realize it could be that easy to hold the workshop via CoderBuddy, until we used it. My students really liked the ability to collaborate together." - Albert Padin, CEO , SpellDial “ Wow Adrian! Really nice work! I only played with it a bit so far but am really impressed, can't wait to use it more :) … Hey Adrian, the team was pretty excited to see this as well.” - Greg D'Alesandre, Senior Product Manager, Google App Engine, Googl e
  • Testimonials, part 2 “ I like how CoderBuddy has all of my development tools in one online platform . The team and I can update the code without having to wait, so that we can all preview it at the same time.” - Alexander Agrazal , Python Developer “ I didn't realize how much having an editor in the web browser would make playing with this sort of development more seamless .” - J.F. Burns , Python Developer "I used to help out at App Engine 101 workshops when I was working at Google . It was unbelievable how difficult it was for so many developers to just get 'Hello World' working. I love how with CoderBuddy, it's super simple to get up and running in just a couple of minutes." - Elizabeth Yin, CEO, Launchbit
  • Creation, Testing, Publication
  • Platform & APIs
    • “ CoderBuddy is excellent stuff-- I've used it and it's great. We plan to work closely with CoderBuddy as a partner and customer.” - Adam Sah, CEO, Buyer's Best Friend (Former Tech Lead, Google; early team, Inktomi)
    Customers / Partners
  • Next-generation oDesk meets Heroku Investors Real Need Real Team 500 Startups Real Technology Derek Sivers Real Disruption Barney Pell Dave Jeske Joe Gatto Dan Gould [email_address] 415-462-0678