Jason Loia came in to talk about gamification and how to make our products engaging and fun. His presentation was full of tips and tricks that left everyone with a goldmine of ideas to pursue. He also mentioned that these tricks can produce dopamine, a chemical in the brain that will cause an addiction to keep playing.
Sherman Lee is a full stack developer and plays many roles in his startup. He talked about how he has been able to get a stable income from blogging and targeting the teenage market.
Our teams went up to the BrightStar office in San Carlos to talk with CEO Marcelo Claure. He was interested in learning about the teams and what problems we are solving.
Afterwards, we got a tour of their new office space.