Uncanny Owl’s first product, Grade Hacks, went live this morning. Our experience suggested that schools focused too much on teaching information rather than teaching students how to learn and succeed, so we created Grade Hacks to address this learning gap. Using interactive e-learning lessons, videos, downloadable tools, calculators, progress tracking and much more, we’ve created […]
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About Ken Young
Ken Young has delivered complex learning, internet marketing and product management solutions for everyone from Google to startups to financial giants. Now he wants to help you.
Entries by Ken Young
Uncanny Owl is working on several new projects, and as a small startup, the Minimum Viable Product (MVP) model certainly has appeal. By creating and launching a basic product, companies are able to assess market interest, leverage the community to shape its future into something marketable, and minimize their risk exposure. It’s an inexpensive way […]
Yahoo’s captcha system is broken. Horrendously, tragically broken. Today, my colleague (who holds a Master’s degree) tried to sign up for a Yahoo/Flickr account. On the last page of the registration process, he ran into a captcha. After about five attempts to successfully enter the code, he started to laugh and called me over. But since […]