(Also the last time I wore a suit for work)
Lesson: You can achieve a lot with just a few people and a little money.
Lesson 1: You have to be good, and lucky.
Lesson 2: The YC network is 💯
Lesson: Start your pitch by explaining, in simple terms, what you are making.
Turns out they were sharing photos...
Lesson: As @paulg told us, “Talk to your users. They’ll tell you what they want.”
Lesson: Sometimes it takes a while to understand what problem you really ought to solve.
Lesson: Being scrappy can be great for team bonding.
Lesson: You need a reason for your first few users to want to use your product, and a reason they’ll tell their friends.
It was never released, but many of the ideas would later come back in the form of Google Photos.