Archive: Startups

Lyft customer acquisition costs decrease as Uber stumbles.

As Uber’s legal and public relations problems increase, Lyft has to spend less and less money acquiring customers. Uber has had many public relations disasters in the past year. Their CEO was ousted amid allegations of company-wide sexual harassment problems, and their ongoing search for a new CEO is fraught with drama. They are also […] Continue reading.

A CleverPhone for your Smartphone. What does that even mean?

The FOX mini 1 is branded as “The CleverPhone for your Smartphone”. That tagline immediately caught my attention. First because that sounds intriguing (whatever it is), and second because “CleverPhone” has a capital P but “Smartphone” doesn’t. I can provide answers to the first of these riddles. It’s difficult to tell what it does from […] Continue reading.