Start your business with nearby shops. Preserve your freedom, autonomy and Independence.
Due to software being open-source under a liberal MIT license. Any third-party organization or a person can customize and adapt the software. You are not locked in to a particular vendor. You can approach anyone when you need help and support !
We use open - street -maps instead of a commercial mapping service. This will reduce your operating cost because open – street – maps is a low cost option compared to a proprietary mapping technology. Nearby Shops delegates the responsibility of delivery of items to the shop owners. Therefore as a service provider you don’t have to invest your money for developing your own delivery infrastructure and hiring delivery people. This helps you to lower your initial investment.
Steve Jobs was fired from his own company. Travis Kalanick was fired from UBER. This is what potentially can happen to any founder when you are giving away your share of ownership to other entity. Even if as a founder you are not fired from your company you are still expected to make compromises with your freedom because you are not the sole owner of your business. Due to low cost of starting and running your business you dont have to approach a venture capitalist for funding. So why to approach a venture capitalist when you may not even require it.