This Guy's Code Tracked Down Saddam Hussein. Now He's Building You A Spare Brain

Tim Meadowcroft spent two years in his London house, coding 16 hours a day to build MySpareBrain which helps you organise links and information from the Web in a visual way.

35,000 lines of code later, Meadowcroft is here in San Francisco, showing off his product at Jason Calacanis’ LAUNCH Festival.

Frustrated by the fact that everything on our computer has to be put into folders, Meadowcroft wanted a more natural way of connecting information together.

Meadowcroft showed us how you can drag YouTube links onto the website or gather profiles of people on Twitter to get their real-time feeds.

Previously, he worked on the world’s leading fraud investigation and law enforcement software, which is used by 80 per cent of the national security organisations in the world including the CIA and FBI. 

Meadowcroft is here looking to raise money because he’s been bootstrapping it so far.

Check out the demo below.

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