- Anthony Ha, TechCrunch: DrawChat’s Creators Are Auctioning Off The App So They Can Focus On Their ‘Billion-Dollar Idea’
- Eliza Kern, GigaOm: Want to acquire a gaming app? DrawChat could be yours for a few thousand.
On Saturday, I was at the SF Ferry Building Farmers Market and was nibbling on some of Primavera's Chilaquiles. That's when I got the email.
[Pusher] Your account is getting close to its usage limits
We are using Pusher for DrawChat to send chat messages to their recipients in near-real-time. Pusher's Sandbox plan allows for 100k messages a day. This seemed to have been some sort of bug.
When I got home, I started investigating. I looked at Flurry and Localytics, and it looked like our numbers were just through the roof. But there was no press, no email from Apple, no explanation. I tweeted out my puzzlement, and a follower replied:
@gabor your app is in the Featured section (at least in the UK)And there it was:
— Simon Woodman (@sjwoodman) November 10, 2012