Marco Arment

Marco Arment (born June 11, 1982) is an American iOS and web developer, as well as a technology writer and magazine editor, living in Hastings-on-Hudson, New York. He is known for co-founding Tumblr and creating Instapaper.
Posts about Marco Arment
  • Pinterest Acquires Instapaper; App to Continue On

    … Pinterest has clicked the save button on Instapaper, announcing its acquisition of the application, which will continue to operate as a separate app. Instapaper said in a blog post that its team will relocate from the New York offices of current owner Betaworks to Pinterest’s San Francisco headquarters, adding that its Instaparser developer…

    David Cohen/ AllTwitter- 10 readers -
  • Freedom, control and good ideas

    … the work that earns a commision for an iconic building makes you into a great architect. Michael Graves and Zaha Hadid didn't wait for someone to offer them a great project. They went and got it. [If this resonates with you, I might have precisely the right gig for the right programmer. You can read the details here. If you know someone, please share.] …

    Seth Godin/ Seth Godin's Blog- 6 readers -
  • Publishers want out of Apple’s Newsstand jail

    … finally had a way to better stand out from other non-magazine apps. But three years later, publishers say that Newsstand is holding them back and, in some cases, actively hurting them. Last week, The Magazine, a small publication founded by Instapaper creator Marco Arment, announced that it was folding, just two years after it was first published…

    Ricardo Bilton/ Digiday- 5 readers -
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