Occasional posts about what’s going on at Figure 53 and in our industry.

Ten Years

Chris AshworthMay 26, 2016

Ten years ago today I walked down the street from my Baltimore apartment to form Figure 53, LLC.

Why is it named QLab?

Chris AshworthJanuary 22, 2016

In which Chris settles a beer bet.

Farewell from Tixato

Chris AshworthNovember 20, 2015

After six years working to build a better box office, Tixato will be closing in August 2016.

Our Second Handbook

Chris AshworthJune 10, 2015

The IOU of iOS

Chris AshworthJanuary 26, 2015

Anyone Who Wants

Chris AshworthDecember 31, 2014

Go Button Joins Figure 53

Brent LordAugust 1, 2014

Tony can you hear me?

Chris AshworthJune 15, 2014

Stupid in Public

Chris AshworthMay 30, 2014

Sometimes it's your job to (maybe) look stupid.

Working for a Unicorn: A Gender Aware Office

Lola PiersonMarch 27, 2014

If we all think about gender more now, then in the future we can all think about it less.

What's in a name?

Chris AshworthMarch 7, 2014

David and Goliath

Chris AshworthFebruary 4, 2014

Three interesting things about startups in small cities

Chris AshworthOctober 28, 2013

Something Useless

Chris AshworthOctober 27, 2013

Just because.

A Few Thoughts on Startups, from a Company That Isn't One

Chris AshworthSeptember 20, 2013

We just set our salaries by... voting?

Chris AshworthAugust 30, 2013

The fun (and terrifying) thing about running a company is that you're allowed to do... anything.

The Blog is Dead, Long Live the Blog

Chris AshworthAugust 19, 2013