Joschik Posts

Search, Filter & Sort – Tools to navigate the Web’s Largest Database

Search, Filter & Sort – Tools to navigate the Web’s Largest Database

We might not be the largest Database yet but that is definitely the plan as you can see from the Homepage: That requires thinking very carefully about how people can find what they are looking for.  We are considering four scenarios  – You have the item in hand and it has a Barcode – use […]

Shipping Costs Kill 100,000s of Small US Businesses – We Need Shipping Neutrality

Shipping Costs Kill 100,000s of Small US Businesses – We Need Shipping Neutrality

Joschik

Online trading allowed hundreds of thousands to create their small businesses selling directly or via platforms such as hobbyDB to others in the United States and overseas. But shipping costs are now killing these businesses off, in favor of Amazon and maybe some other big corporates that are trying to copy Amazon. There are thousands […]

Why as a Collector I Invested in hobbyDB

Why as a Collector I Invested in hobbyDB

kuvakas

I’m not a financial expert or even really an investor. I’m a pastor from Central Virginia who has been car crazy since birth and collects 1/43 scale model cars. So, the world of high finance, stock offerings, annual reports and proxy voting is unfamiliar ground for me. Still, I was intrigued by a new crowdfunding […]

The State of hobbyDB & our Roadmap to document 100 Billion Collectibles

The State of hobbyDB & our Roadmap to document 100 Billion Collectibles

As many of you know, we’ve staked our claim on committing to document 100 Billion Collectibles…eventually. To do this, we are building an army of folks that care. Collectors who love hobbyDB and what it stands for, and the beginning of a community that knows that we will be able to ultimately become the home […]

Hot Wheels Super Cool Steering Rigs

Hot Wheels Super Cool Steering Rigs

Willy Washington

When I was a kid, I remember my sister buying me the first six Hot Wheels Steering Rigs before she went into the Army. She told me if I couldn’t take care of them she wouldn’t buy me any more, lol. This was back in 1982. The first Steering Rigs came out in 1981 and there were a […]