We’re still a few weeks away from the Android version of Our Malibu Beaches. Even so, the iPhone app reached a notable milestone just before Labor Day weekend.
A great piece on All Things Considered shows how the Malibu app fits into a bigger fight over coastal access that happening right now in the California Legislature. Reporter Daniel Hajek ties Malibu’s new parking rules to AB 976, which would give the Calif. Coastal Commission the ability to enforce the Calif. Coastal Act –
The quote from Richard Mendoza at top of the piece says a lot about why we did this. “We thought it was just private, so we wouldn’t even go for it,” he said. “But now we know the app. The app is useful for sure.” 23,207 downloads as of yesterday. Link: Mobile App Maps Malibu’s Hidden
Awesome tech / news site The Verge sent Trent Wolbe – awesome writer and generally great guy – to cover our Malibu beach party, marking the official launch of Our Malibu Beaches. It was a great day and Trent got what a lot of reporters have missed about our work on this app – it’s much more than