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Date: 11/15/11 07:29 AM

26 Responses to 12-Year-Old Show-Off Is An iPhone App Developer

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    Fancys_Asst Female 18-29
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    November 14, 2011 at 3:54 pm
    Link: 12-Year-Old Show-Off Is An iPhone App Developer - And yet, I-Am-Bored STILL doesn`t have an app. (BUT, Fancylad was in a meeting with a dev team yesterday.)
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    Ripper398 Male 18-29
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    November 15, 2011 at 7:49 am
    No wonder it seems all of these crappy apps are made by retards. It`s children!
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    edana42 Female 50-59
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    November 15, 2011 at 7:54 am
    I wanted to smack him 30 sec. in
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    Gerry1of1 Male 50-59
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    November 15, 2011 at 7:56 am

    I-Am-Bored STILL doesn`t have an app.
    Why does IAB need an ap? If you phone or pad accesses the web what
    would an ap do for you?
    Not jokin, really wondering.

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    LillianDulci Female 18-29
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    November 15, 2011 at 7:56 am
    I looked at the Bieber app and it looks horrible, definitely not worth $1 :P But whatever, it`s good that the kid is ambitious :3
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    Digital_Babu Male 30-39
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    November 15, 2011 at 8:06 am
    Why o why didn`t the parents point out to the kid that the Android environment has an open and free distribution channel with no licensing fees. And it allows to control more of the hardware.
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    rogue_knight Male 40-49
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    November 15, 2011 at 8:09 am
    geeks beget geeks.
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    McGovern1981 Male 30-39
    14194 posts
    November 15, 2011 at 8:32 am

    The answer is money to make money from iHeads.
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    Fml Male 30-39
    199 posts
    November 15, 2011 at 8:52 am
    @gerry I know what you mean I visit The Chive often on my ipad & iphone, they recently made an app and it works horrible. If thy want traffic from mobile devices they should just make a mobile device friendly site
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    evanbartlett Male 30-39
    559 posts
    November 15, 2011 at 10:15 am
    Gerry- A well-designed iPad app uses the tools inherent in the system to make an interface that bests the click and load system associated with web browsers. An example would be Flipboard, which turns information into something akin to a magazine, where page turns are coupled with point and zoom to make the experience feel like the best of both a magazine and the internet. I-A-B, with a good team, can create an app that is even better than the browser experience. And Fancy: I look forward to seeing it!
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    pmarren Male 40-49
    4574 posts
    November 15, 2011 at 10:17 am
    I already hate the little bastard.
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    xerch Male 18-29
    195 posts
    November 15, 2011 at 10:41 am
    I`d love to see pictures from fancy`s hard drive as an app :)
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    SethDog Male 18-29
    768 posts
    November 15, 2011 at 12:33 pm
    iPhone development isn`t that hard, alot of the simple GUI components are drag and drop. Only gets tricky when you start doing real backend stuff like network comm and controlling some of the hardware like the GPU graphics pipeline.
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    NOCASH Male 18-29
    423 posts
    November 15, 2011 at 2:31 pm
    Its a mini apple sales man, who cant remember his sales pitch.............
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    diggierolls Male 18-29
    151 posts
    November 15, 2011 at 3:08 pm
    @pmarren "little bastard" indeed
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    FAKEBACON Male 18-29
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    November 15, 2011 at 4:19 pm
    @sethdog "iPhone development isn`t that hard"

    On the other hand you`re not 12 years old.
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    MightyPeanut Male 30-39
    411 posts
    November 15, 2011 at 4:28 pm
    steve jobs illegitimate love child?
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    markust123 Male 40-49
    3876 posts
    November 15, 2011 at 6:16 pm
    There are a lot of dicks on this thread. He`s 12 years old. What were you doing at 12?
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    connor53 Male 13-17
    207 posts
    November 15, 2011 at 9:03 pm
    An app club? Brilliant. My high school had a million different classes on how to draw, but not one of them taught programming and not one club was really based on it. To all the people hating on this kid, he`s going to be the next Steve Jobs, so shut up and play with the apps that people like him have already made for you.
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    skullgrin Male 18-29
    937 posts
    November 16, 2011 at 12:12 am
    "What were you doing at 12? "

    teaching myself how to program with out the help of an SDK
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    Mrpoo Male 70 & Over
    141 posts
    November 16, 2011 at 2:43 am
    What a grotesque little boy.
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    manderm17 Male 18-29
    6 posts
    November 16, 2011 at 3:26 am
    glad your mom helped you rehearse every syllable of that speech. not falling for the well spoken teen techno-nerd bit. my little brother makes pooty apps too, he just googled the instructions. post a video when you build something that`s relevant to anything.
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    francineMs Female 18-29
    2 posts
    November 16, 2011 at 7:58 am
    I already hate him.
    Way to go mom & dad! You have created a little know-it-all fake genius who`s gonna be hated on his whole life. Kudos.
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    xCYBERDYNEx Male 18-29
    4903 posts
    November 17, 2011 at 3:03 am
    He`s a douche
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    choonma Male 18-29
    142 posts
    November 17, 2011 at 3:57 am
    Ya, that was so incredibly rehearsed. No little boy talks like that. It`s probably written on that pad he`s clutching so desperately.
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    DrCribbens Female 18-29
    102 posts
    November 18, 2011 at 9:33 am
    Some laughable comments on here. God forbid that some kid should stick his head above the herd and actually try to achieve something. Would you find it more appealing if he just sat on the couch watching X-Factor and stuffing burgers in his mouth?

    And as for the comments about `he`s just reading a script` and `his mother wrote it for him`... you mean this 12 year old child might have prepared for the speech he gave to a convention? What a disgrace...

    I`d be proud if that was my kid.

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