Bootstrapped

Bootstrapped, Episode 5, “Let’s all go to the movies!”

Episode Summary

[Download this episode](http://www.buzzsprout.com/15622/107187-bootstrapped-episode-5-lets-all-go-to-the-movies.mp3 "Bootstrapped episode 5"), in which Ian and Andrey talk about a gauntlet of client work, consulting, competitors, talking about your product early, stock options and bonuses, a little bit on wall street programming, hiring, contributing to open source, life after programming, and movies! Links: [Bitsplitting Podcast](http://bitsplitting.org/podcast/episode-2-erika-hall/ "Bitsplitting Podcast episode 2") - episode 2, with Erika Hall of [Mule Design Studio](http://muledesign.com/ "Mule Design Studio"). [Shipping an Empty Box](http://www.andreybutov.com/2013/04/08/shipping-an-empty-box/ "Shipping an Empty Box") - Andrey's blog post about supporting large companies. [Helpspot](http://www.helpspot.com "Helpspot") - Ian's product. [Snappy](http://besnappy.com "Snappy") - Ian's newest product. [Uberdeck](http://www.uberdeck.com "Uberdeck") - Andrey's upcoming product. [Snappy on Dribble](http://dribbble.com/tags/snappy "Snappy on Dribble") [Bill Cosby, "Himself"](http://youtu.be/-hZ6PsZOlk4 "Bill Cosby, ") - full stand-up special [Code Rush](http://youtu.be/u404SLJj7ig "Code Rush") - full documentary [Jamie Zawinski](http://www.jwz.org "Jamie Zawinski") [Viola web browser](http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/ViolaWWW "Viola web browser") [Eric Sink](http://www.ericsink.com/Browser_Wars.html "Eric Sink") - wrote the browser that eventually became Internet Explorer [DNA Lounge](http://www.dnalounge.com/ "DNA Lounge") - nightclub owned by Jamie Zawinski [DNA Pizza](http://www.dnapizza.com/ "DNA Pizza") - pizza joint owned by Jamie Zawinski [The Living Room](http://livingroomny.com "The Living Room") in NYC [Comedians In Cars Getting Coffee](http://www.comediansincarsgettingcoffee.com "Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee") - Seinfeld's online show [Startup.com](http://youtu.be/ibuiUXOTE4M "Startup.com") - full movie [12 Weeks with Geeks](http://youtu.be/0NRL7YsXjSg "12 Weeks with Geeks") - full movie [Pirates of Silicon Valley](http://youtu.be/m8YL6aufrd0 "Pirates of Silicon Valley") - full movie Triumph of the Nerds, [Part I](http://youtu.be/CFL9IyJ_qHk "Triumph of the Nerds Part I"), [Part II](http://youtu.be/IbRmaIzGTOM "Triumph of the Nerds, Part II"), [Part III](http://youtu.be/JG4-Nz6GMK4 "Triumph of the Nerds, part III") - full documentary in 3 parts. [Good Eats](http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Good_Eats "Good Eats") [Bill Nye the Science Guy](http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bill_Nye_the_Science_Guy "Bill Nye the Science Guy") [John Carmack's QuakeCon 2012 Keynote](http://youtu.be/wt-iVFxgFWk "John Carmack's QuakeCon keynote") - full video [Swamp Loggers](http://dsc.discovery.com/tv-shows/swamp-loggers "Swamp Loggers") [Wall Street](http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wall_Street_(1987_film) "Wall Street (movie)") [Scarface](http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Scarface_(1983_film) "Scarface (movie)")

Episode Notes

Download this episode, in which Ian and Andrey talk about a gauntlet of client work, consulting, competitors, talking about your product early, stock options and bonuses, a little bit on wall street programming, hiring, contributing to open source, life after programming, and movies!

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