Always Icecream – This awesome hangout is FOR GIRLS ONLY!.
Always Icecream is a website for girls only. It originated because the founder, Johannes Ziegler, searched for a safe and instructive website for his three daughters; he couldn’t find one and started to work on Always Icecream.
Always Icecream – a social network with a value
The site is targeted at girls between 8 – 13 and it is launched in the US and Germany at the same time. In contrast to the big social networks, Always Icecream claims to have a real value for its users and customers; in consequence they charge a monthly fee. (Read more about social networks having no real value.) Always Icecream has a free first month and then charges $ 2.99 per month or alternatively you can pay $ 29.99 per year.
What can girls do at Always Icecream?
The main target of Always Icecream is, that girl can learn and have fun at the same time. Because of that Always Icecream has a lot of games where they learn skills like math, touch typing and geography. The games are made with the girls in mind and they reward you for learning.
Who is behind of Always Icecream
Besides the founder, Johannes Ziegler, the people behind Always Icecream consist of multi-national team:
- German and American designers
- German and American programmers
- and a lot a young girls from both sides of the ocean.
Watch the video and sign-up you daughter for Always Icecream!
Brilliant Interview with DHH. He is fighting for his way of running a Startup. Doesn’t matter if you like his point of view, the video is definitely worth your time. Great entertainment if your are into startups.
Via TWiST #46 with David Heinemeier Hansson.
The Aufschwung 2010 will take place in Frankfurt, Germany at Wednesday. The Aufschwung is the leading fair about entrepreneurship in the Rhein-Main-Area, maybe in Germany.
The location is the wonderful new campus Westend of the Goethe University in Frankfurt.
If you in Frankfurt next Wednesday, try to come to the Aufschwung 2010 – I will be there too, at the booth of the Wirtschaftsjunioren Frankfurt (Junior Chamber Framkfurt). See you there!
Ever needed to find a new name for your startup oder your new produkt? Try WORDOID – Creative Naming Service. Really love to play around with this. It also test for free domains. Great Tool!
Really cool Guitar Hero concept, that helps people learn the guitar. You have with playing Guitar Hero and learn how to play the guitar along the way – ’cause in the end the original is way more cool.
Vision the DIY learn it yourself guitar and guitar learning game by Tyson Leslie » Yanko Design.
Mr Blank brings Customer Development to the world of Web Startups.
If your interested in Customer Development, compare the diagramms to the the ones of The Four Steps to Epiphany.
Customer Development for Web Startups « Steve Blank.
The Roachpost has an interesting article about writing an Executive Summary. Never thought about an ES as a single document instead of a part of a business plan.