The insider story on Lobangclub’s Angel’s Gate appearance

I am somewhat amused that I am writing this post, since I've gained some notoriety for my performance on Angel's Gate(see Silicon Straits, Derrick Ko, TechinAsia). I had hoped that we would get the attention of the community through our unmatched organic traction, superstar founding team, awesome marketing/distribution. But alas, "Be not afraid of greatness: some are born great, some achieve … [Read more...]

So is our name “lobangclub” any good?

When anyone starts a web business these days, they are automatically faced with an unpleasant truth, option A for their company/product name is already taken.  100% of great domain names have already been registered. Take any great startup from the mid naughties and onwards, they've either launched under a placeholder name like facebook was thefacebook.com, twitter was twttr.com, foursquare … [Read more...]