Start as a service, build product later. A service business brings you immediate revenue & cash flow. So start by making your offering a service (eg. consulting) while building your product on the side.
Failed Startup Stories
Get lost in these short engrossing stories of startups which just couldn't make it
Flappy Bird was a popular mobile game that was shut down in 2014. Why was Flappy Bird taken down? The creator removed the app due to the addictive effect it had on people.
QuizUp is a discontinued mobile game originally developed and published by Iceland-based Plain Vanilla Games and later operated by Glu Mobile. The game was a mobile trivia app similar to the game Trivial Pursuit.
Popcorn Time is a multi-platform, free software BitTorrent client that includes an integrated media player. The application provides a free alternative to subscription-based video streaming services such as Netflix.
Friendster was a Social Network Gaming Site, founded by Jonathan Abrams and launched in March 2003. It can be regarded as one of the original social networking sites. Friendster allowed users to play online games, send messages, share images/videos and write comments.