Dom Sagolla on May 30th, 2012

Agility-based startup will become the latest in a series of strategic consolidations for Chaotic Moon’s growing stable of iOS apps and talent. AUSTIN, TX — (May 30, 2012) — Mobile development firm Chaotic Moon is pleased to announce the acquisition of DollarApp, a visionary iOS development company run by Twitter pioneer Dom Sagolla. Located in [...]

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Dom Sagolla on September 15th, 2011

After they hosted us for iPhoneDevCamp 3, I was featured last year for this Yahoo! Developer Spotlight article. We cover the topics of Twitter, iOSDevCamp, DollarApp, and 140 Characters.

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Dom Sagolla on September 6th, 2011

As one of the creators of the micro-blogging service Twitter, and author of 140 Characters: A style guide for the short form, I sat with BBC News for a brief interview on entrepreneurship. My key piece of advice is this: “The simpler you make your idea, the easier it is… to understand the market and [...]

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Dom Sagolla on April 2nd, 2010

The world’s simplest communication app just got even more simple for iPad. Big Words is now shipping with an update, bringing the critically acclaimed communication tool to the iPad’s much larger display and keyboard. Features three gestures: Swipe for more pages Rotate Double-tap to Edit In addition, the following features: Edit on launch Remembers last [...]

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Dom Sagolla on January 14th, 2010

The creative people at the Yahoo! Developer Network filmed this at my home office in San Francisco. Thanks to Tom for his engaging questions, and Havi for the opportunity.

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Dom Sagolla on January 13th, 2010

Thanks to those of you who wrote in—Math Cards version 1 has been restored to the App Store! An iTunes Staff Favorite, Math Cards rose to the #3 Paid App in Education last year. Quick quizzes in basic math for iPhone and iPod touch. Features: Add, Subtract, Multiply, Divide Cards Per-Card Grades Grade-as-you-go 25 Problems [...]

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Dom Sagolla on November 18th, 2009

The Hypertext Edition of “140 Characters” is a new book format that is constantly updated with fresh content. Twitter Co-creator Dom Sagolla covers all the basics of great short- form writing, including the importance of communicating with simplicity, honesty, and humor. This is the first writing guide specifically dedicated to communicating with the succinctness and [...]

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Dom Sagolla on November 13th, 2009

As co-founder of iPhone Developer’s Camp, I maintain contact with developer communities all over the world. One very passionate group has formed in the Netherlands, and has invited me to sponsor, organize, and speak during two great events. The first is a daylong hackathon: iPhoneDevCamp Amsterdam November 25th, 2009 11am-4pm (with lunch break) Westergasfabriek Attendance [...]

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Dom Sagolla on November 10th, 2009

(Left to right: Duran Rose, Stephen Lynch, Jahanzeb Sherwani, Edward Marks, James Anthony, Farah Memon, and Dom Sagolla. Photo courtesy of Michael Margolis.) It was a thrill to present Big Words at the first ever App Store Showcase at the Apple Store in Downtown San Francisco. I was in august company, where we presented in this [...]

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Dom Sagolla on September 20th, 2009

I’ve uploaded my FITC Mobile presentation to Slideshare, entitled The Dollar App. View more presentations from Dom Sagolla. As soon as I can, I’ll include an audio commentary to explain some of these slides. I’m happy to present this at any iPhone or Mobile Design / Development event near you.

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