Phlock, My Hardware Startup That Disappeared

Phlock 1.0, The beginning of the journey

An early Phlock Prototype.
An early Phlock Prototype

Prior to starting, my previous startup was a company called Phlock. A device that let you unlock doors using your phone and share keys with friends in real time. Phlock didn’t actually fail, it did something much worse, it simply disappeared.


Why We Chose Angular over React and Django Over Ruby on Rails for How to Choose A Software Startup Tech Stack

Atila’s Software Tech Stack

At Atila, we’re trying to provide all students with access to funding for a quality education. This is a big problem with many moving parts and the challenges can be very complex. This article will give you an idea of the software stack we use to solve this problem and some advice on how to choose a software stack for your company as well.