I think Lucre is an interesting idea. Create a single serving page to let a person receive money. But I think he's missing the point, as there is no incentive to give him the money. This seems to be the issue I see with certain technologies and companies as well. Sure you've made a cool technology, but the reason to use it is missing or nonsensical.
Nerd World Problems: Launched a debug binary of a project I was working on, couldn't figure out why when I hit it, it returned 502. Thirty minutes later, realize it's running on a different server.
Two nice little web development hacks.
Startups are weird. Or maybe just corporate America is weird. I'm not sure. I feel bad for this guy.