Thomas Suarez

Thomas Suarez is a 16 year old iOS developer prodigy. [+]  He taught himself to code at the young age of nine and began publishing apps on Apple Inc.'s app store that got him recognition in the developer community especially for such a young age. He started a mobile app company called CarrotCorp [+] , which sells mobile applications on the iOS platform. [+] Thomas has given a TED talk about the importance of computer programming and helps others learn to code as well. [+]

 

Recently, he has been focused on the development of applications for the iPhone, and establishing his own company, CarrotCorp. CarrotCorp sells four mobile applications for the iOS platform – two are free and two others sell for $0.99 each. His most successful ap is one he terms “an anti-Justin-Bieber game” called “Bustin Jieber”. Tom explains that this game is like Whac-a-Mole. The game lets users “whack Justin Bieber” when he moves to a different random location on the screen – he moves every fifth of a second. The gave allows more than one player to play over Game Center, and players can talk together while playing via Voice Chat. [+]