Author Archives: Amanda

Showing up – Where are my ladies at?

Showing up – Where are my ladies at? In case it somehow escaped your attention, there are zero women represented in this panel on Leadership in Software Development. As the primary organizer, and as a woman, this is a source … Continue reading

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Our celebratory year-end gift: 50% off AppOrchard development

Tipping Point Partners company, AppOrchard, had an amazing inaugural year in 2011, then grew revenues nearly 3x in 2012, so we are giving back. Assuming we are all around on December 22, we are offering our iOS and Rails development services … Continue reading

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Real-time data in the pilot’s lap; announcing the flyTab SDK

As released on the wire earlier today, we have a truly spectacular announcement about work we have been doing for the past year+ on some genuinely ground-breaking technology with our partners…   New SDK Enables Real Time Flight Data into … Continue reading

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1st day of school, but all new

Tonight is the very first night of class for the Advanced Software Development Program at CUNY. As someone who helped weave the program together with input from technology insiders, brilliant developers, faculty members, elected officials and our team here at … Continue reading

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Join the Code for Change Hackathon

Tipping Point is thrilled to be participating in the NYU Wagner Code for Change Hackathon! On Friday, September 28th, at NYU’s Wagner School, we kick off the competition with an afternoon and evening of team matching and gathering, giving technologists, designers, innovators, … Continue reading

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Fair Use, Gotye and Star Wars

Back in August of 2011, my girlfriend sent me a link to a charming music video that had just dropped. Within the next year, this video received several hundred million views, and propelled two young artists — Gotye and Kimbra — to international … Continue reading

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Changing software education with some help from our friends

On July 18, City Council Speaker Christine Quinn visited Tipping Point Workspace to join with CUNY, Tipping Point Partners and the Coalition for Queens in announcing the launch of the Advanced Software Development Program. The partnership will offer advanced software … Continue reading

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