The app success story of Jonas Downey, a web-developer turned appreneur from Chicago, USA who turned his fun side-project with 2 friends into a mobile app making $600/month while working full-time. Learn how his dissatisfaction with the available weather apps led him to learn mobile app development and create a beautiful weather app that got rated as the best weather app on iPhone.
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How much does it cost to develop a mobile app? This is one of the most pressing questions asked by new app entrepreneurs. Yet you never get a clear answer for it. The most repeated answer is ‘It actually depends’.
This is so frustrating! How am I supposed to build an app for my awesome idea, when I don’t even know how much would it cost?
The problem is there is no correct answer for the above.
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“It is very easy to be a student because the student is searching knowledge. He gathers knowledge, he becomes more and more knowledgeable. Finally, in his own turn he will become a teacher, but all that he knows is borrowed, nothing is really his own.
A disciple is a totally different phenomenon. A disciple is not a student; he is not interested in knowing about God, love, truth – he is interested in becoming God, in becoming truth, in becoming love. Remember the difference. Knowing about is one thing, becoming is totally different. The student is taking no risk; the disciple is going into the uncharted sea. The student is miserly, he is a hoarder; only then he can gather knowledge. The disciple is not interested in hoarding; he wants to experience, he wants to taste, and for that he is ready to risk all.
The word ‘disciple’ is also beautiful – it means one who is ready to learn. Hence the word ‘discipline’ – discipline means creating a space for learning. And disciple means being ready to learn. Who can be ready to learn? Only one who is ready to drop all his prejudices.… A disciple is the rarest flowering of human consciousness, because beyond the disciple there is only one peak more – the master. And one who has been totally a disciple one day becomes a master.” Continue reading