May 22, 2012 On Our Blog

12 GOLDEN RULES TO DESIGN AWESOME APPS FOR CHILDREN

Francesca Cavallo is the Co-Founder and Creative Director of Timbuktu Magazine. She’s a prizewinner playwright and a committed educator specialized in Creative Learning Strategies. She has founded “Kilodrammi” theater company and “Sferracavalli“, the first International Festival of Sustainable Imagination. She loves Southern Italy, wii ping pong, donuts and cappuccino. Daniel Kondo is a Brazilian illustrator working in publishing and advertising in Brazil and abroad. He was chosen to represent Brazil at the Bologna International Children’s Book Fair, the most important event of the world for book illustrators. His clients include Sony, Nestlé, Brasil Telecom, MTV and Timbuktu Magazine. A year and a half ago, we started working on Timbuktu, the iPad magazine for parents and children. We launched two issues (one from …


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May 9, 2012 On Our Blog

The Funding Games

They came from districts afar – Mexico, Brazil, the UK, Slovenia, Italy, Japan, Australia, Canada, India, Philippines, China, Austin, NYC, DC, Chicago. For the next 3 months, these 27 startups will fight to gain customers, revenue, and investor dollars. Welcome to the 4th Annual FUNDING GAMES. The chosen ones, in alphabetical order: ActivityHeroYelp for kids activities. AngelList: http://angel.co/activityheroFounders: Chandini Ammineni, Shilpa Dalmia, Peggy ChangFrom: Hacker DojoFun Fact: We don’t hire interns, we hire momternsTheme songs:  Phineas and Ferb – 104 days of Summer & Phineas and Ferb – Squirrels In My PantsSuperhero/villain: Activana. Her mission is to save the world from child boredom, and guide frazzled moms on their way to achieving activity nirvana. More here: http://blog.activityhero.com/about-me/   Bluefields Intelligently …


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