Archive
Collection of stuff I have done.

Freelance projects

HowFactory

In development

May 13, 2016 - Present

Platform for medium/large companies to capture know-how from current employees to train new employees. Offline-first Android/iPhone app to view and edit your company's know-how documentation.

BeraTek Industries

Paused

January 22, 2016 - May 24, 2016

Connect an Arduino hardware device to Android app for prototype of new product by BeraTek.

Aplyr

Not active

December 4, 2015 - February 22, 2017

Hire a personal career counselor to find your dream job. Have your counselor help you discover your passions, find and apply for job applications for you.

Products

Online courses for indie app developers.

Paused

June, 2017 - Present

As a startup founder and freelancer, I am drowning in todo list tasks. I have developed techniques and tools to write better code with less bugs in less time.

Your Circle

Active

January 2, 2014 - Present

Virtual support group mobile app for patients and their families.

Services

Curiosity IO

Active

August 24, 2015 - Present

Freelance Android and iOS app development for startups.

LB Mods and Repairs

Graveyard

October, 2010 - June, 2011

Video game modification and repair services. Red ring XBox 360 repair, controller modifications, retro gaming console repair.

Get in the Net!

Graveyard

May, 2008 - May, 2013

Get your small business online with website development, SEO, and social media provided by Get in the Net!

Publications

Fabric.io blog

August 17, 2017

Learn from app makers- How Levi Bostian used Fabric and fastlane to scale

Open source projects

Shutter-Android

Active

July 21, 2017 - Present

It's finally easy to take photos/videos via camera or get photos/videos from gallery on Android. No more dealing with ContentResolvers, Intents, Uris when taking pictures/videos or getting photos/videos in an Android app.

LifeFeed

Paused

January 16, 2017 - Present

Share your daily life with the world. Send out tweets when you exercise, sleep, work, etc to keep you held accountable.

Twitter-ReplyBot

Graveyard

November 15, 2016

Twitter bot that watches for certain tweets and replies to them. I ran this in production once to sell t-shirts. The bot got banned from Twitter within hours.

Writing

Startups

Lessons I have learned as a startup founder.

Software

Build software? These are for you.

Opinion

Blog posts from my opinion.

Mentoring

Iowa City Area Development Group

Active

October 2016 - Present

Mentor for startups in the Iowa City Area Development Group co-working space.

John Pappajohn Entrepreneurial Center at The University of Iowa

Active

June 2016 - Present

John Pappajohn Entrepreneurial Center at The University of Iowa

Iowa Startup Accelerator, powered by NewBoCo

Active

August 2015 - Present

Mentor for startups in the Iowa Startup Accelerator cohorts.

Tutorials

Add unit testing to existing CocoaPods Library.

April 25, 2017

Add unit testing to existing CocoaPods Library.

Create Android library Gradle

February 27, 2017

Create your own Android library project you can install via Gradle.

Create iOS Cocoapod library

January 2, 2017

Create your own iOS library project you can install via Cocoapods.

Internships

Banno

Not active

March, 2013 - December, 2014

Built and maintained v1 and v2 of Android native mobile app with Banno from startup to getting acquired by Jack Henry and Associates.

John Deere

June, 2012 - September, 2012

Developed and maintained SQL .NET MVP web application for the maintenance department.

Talks

Side Project Marketing

May 3rd, 2017

EntreFEST entrepreneurial conference - Iowa City, Iowa, USA. Build side projects to drive traffic to core product.

I love meeting new people passionate about startups and apps.

Please, feel free to contact me anytime.