Self Made archive

  • Self Made: Lucas Buick and Ryan Dorshorst, founders of Hipstamatic
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    Self Made: Lucas Buick and Ryan Dorshorst, founders of Hipstamatic

    By 12 October 2012

    Hipstamatic was the first retro camera app to take the iPhone by storm. Arriving on the iTunes App Store late in 2009, it successfully caught the digital version of a photographic wave started by the likes of the film-based Lomography brand. Less than...

  • Self Made: Polly Gowers OBE, CEO of Everyclick
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    Self Made: Polly Gowers OBE, CEO of Everyclick

    By 5 October 2012

    Polly Gowers already had an international equestrian career when she started a site called Everyclick from her garden shed back in 2005. Seven years later, and it’s raised more than £2.7 million for UK charities, earning Gowers accolades such as “Entrepreneur...