5 reasons when group scheduling sends you running for cover

How group scheduling can make you run for cover? The number of invitees RSVPs Save the date Communication Undecided meeting time Man is a gregarious and social being. Staying in isolation and meditating are pathways for enlightenment for monks. But the need to be with others pulls many of...

3 ways to be unpopular when scheduling virtual meetings

How to be unpopular when scheduling virtual meetings?1. Ignore the impact of time zones 2. Forget to include conference details3. Don’t start the meeting on time The growth of telecom and the internet have made virtual meetings possible. COVID-19 times are seeing online meetings taking over face to face...

3 Common Meeting Scheduling Scenarios

Scheduling meetings or events can be quite challenging in today’s times. There are various scheduling scenarios that you will encounter in your daily life. You may want to schedule a birthday party, a one-on-one meeting with your client and a play date with friends at a club.  There are...

Why are we doing Oystro?

Human connections have the power to enhance happiness, create opportunities and foster progress. Our vision is to strengthen human connections by scheduling personal and professional interactions. We realize that this is a huge ideal to uphold. Fulfilling our vision is not an easy path. We have taken our first...

Schedule a meeting on your mobile

Oystro is a meeting scheduler app for iOS and Android phones. You can send a meeting request or invitation to one or more people in your phone address book.  After you download Oystro, there is a one-time login using your mobile number and then you can set your profile...

Time your opportunities and meaningful interactions

It is really surreal that an idea that popped in our mind many years go and that has found a place to stay there, is now ready to be distributed. When it comes to scheduling meetings in a corporate or business environment, you must have used email based services...

Vagaries of an App Startup

Just when we think things are moving at a healthy momentum, challenges seem to arise and make one wonder when this will all culminate to a launch. At one end, we want to launch as soon as possible to test the market and at the same time we want...

Chicken and Egg App

Chicken and egg is the state of being in a dilemma of which of two things came first or which is the cause and which the effect. This is the state that Oystro is in. Can Oystro be the cause for more users to realise the need for it...

Oystro – the app name and the journey

The first step – once the idea for a mobile number based meeting planner app occurred – was to find an attractive name for the app. With the name, it was also important to see if the domain name was available. While brainstorming the names revolved around anagrams and...

Product Idea and Concept

The idea for Oystro occurred to me in the second half of 2012. With no background in coding, I set about trying to connect with developers on linkedin and freelancer. Cannot recollect if fiverr existed during those days. Instead of Oystro, I had this app name “Buglez” in my...