Looking deep into how an android app can help in growth and survival of early-stage startups. About 2 weeks ago, I was invited to give a talk on Technical Entrepreneurship at PAF-KIET University, Karachi to their students. Usually my talks are about either Android development or open source. But this one was different. Organizers asked me to talk something about entrepreneurship. And after doing some research and thinking, I decided to focus on Android as the growth tool in startups’ early days.

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Postmortem of My First Startup Like all the programmers or developers, I have also been inspired from the glorious techno-preneurs or web-preneurs or entrepreneurs like Steve Jobs, Mark Zuckerberg, or Larry Page. This inspiration led me to start my own startup and try my part of luck in this world called as Silicon Valley. #carbonads { font-family: -apple-system, BlinkMacSystemFont, "Segoe UI", Roboto, Oxygen-Sans, Ubuntu, Cantarell, "Helvetica Neue", Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif; } #carbonads { display: block; overflow: hidden; max-width: 728px; position: relative; background-color: hsl(0, 0%, 99%); border: solid 1px #eee; font-size: 22px; box-sizing: content-box; } #carbonads span { display: block; } #carbonads a { color: inherit; text-decoration: none; } #carbonads a:hover { color: inherit; } .

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Key Difference Between Developer & Entrepreneur As a developer and programmer, I like to create things. I like to change things and I like to customize things. These things could be any software program, or any electronic machine, or any video game, or even some movie I am watching. But, when it comes to startup, it changes almost in reverse. As a startup founder, I don’t think to create things, rather I would like to delegate it and try to get the work done from my team.

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Wajahat Karim

Android Developer. Open Source Contributor. Writer. Speaker

Senior Android Developer

Karachi, Pakistan