Profile picture

Written by Adrian Gray who's bootstrapping an EdTech startup in Sydney, and loves to chat with like minded people. Find him on Twitter

  1. December 16, 2021

    For years I’ve been listening to Startups For the Rest Of Us podcast. He’s super smart and experienced and I place a lot of trust in what he…

  2. December 15, 2021

    I’m well into burnout territory now. Working a full-time job, having two kids I want to be there for, doing a startup on the side, doing…

  3. December 14, 2021

    The Stoics were brilliant at finding meaning in life. Just not mine, For a number of years, I read the Stoics pretty thoroughly and was…

  4. December 13, 2021

    EdScreening was accepted into a startup space. Now I need to figure out why I applied. When someone mentioned the idea to me, I couldn’t…

  5. December 12, 2021

    I randomly came across an e-commerce opportunity yesterday, and I’m not sure I know what to do with it. While listening to a podcast with an…

  6. December 11, 2021

    An episode of NPR’s Throughline came my way via the Invisibilia podcast this morning and it gave me a realisation. I have a complete lack of…

  7. December 10, 2021

    I’ve been working on EdScreening for over a year now. Every night and weekend. I’m overworked, exhausted, and close to burnout. And now I’m…

  8. December 09, 2021

    The sooner the better. I wish I’d learned that earlier. When I was young I was very entrepreneurial. I’d buy out the favourite lollies at…

  9. December 08, 2021

    Neurodiversity is a term used to describe the wide spectrum of differences in human brains. Each one of us has a unique brain, Judy Singer…

  10. December 07, 2021

    I’ve read a few books on habit formation, starting with James Clear’s Atomic Habits, which was tremendously insightful. Using the steps of…

  11. October 10, 2021

    I’ve been gone from the blog for a while. For years I’ve cycled through a process of setting a blog up, writing a few posts, and then…

  12. August 04, 2018

    I hit a few speed bumps with the Japanese spaced repetition app, which ironically, I think I have solved through another side project - An…

  13. March 08, 2018

    I’ve been a bit busy over the last few months nights and weekends. I’m working on an app for english pronunciation with an expert in that…

  14. October 18, 2017

    Oops, I screwed up with that previous SEO update. Let’s hack the sitemap module for a quick and easy custom sitemap I ran into and SEO thing…

  15. October 16, 2017

    TLDR; Try to have your keyword focus before you make the page, and be prepared for surprises. I think I’ve done a fairly decent introductory…

  16. October 12, 2017

    TLDR; It seems SEO has to be my primary channel, but I don’t really understand SEO. Time to change that. I’ve been making things online a…

  17. October 10, 2017

    TLDR; Don’t remove a site from Google’s index if you want it in seach results :) The mystery of not being in Google, solved? I’ve been busy…

  18. October 01, 2017

    TLDR; By early stuffing around with DrLingua.com, I borked Google and Bing… Google and Bing are taking a long time (well, it seems like…

  19. September 29, 2017

    TLDR; HTML5 game developer blogging about making Japanese language educational games for kids. Hey, I’m starting a new thing with kids games…