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Submission + - Software Startups, What Worked and What Didn't

holden karau writes: "Starting a software company is more than just having excellent code. Economist professor Larry Smith recently gave a talk on the parts of software startups which Computer Science people often forget about. The talk covers how to get market information, finding customers, etc.

I especially enjoyed the suggestions on how to find out what features your customers actually want."

One good reason why computers can do more work than people is that they never have to stop and answer the phone.

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