Founder & Developer


Hi, I am Louw Hopley...

And I'm the founder of Falkon Apps. I'm a software developer based in Stellenbosch, South Africa. I have built apps for iPhone's & iPad's, created web apps with Ruby on Rails and I love hacking away at small electronic projects. I have a passion for creating new, more efficient, things.

Falkon Apps

I'm the founder and CEO of Falkon Apps.

We help companies that rely on pen & paper become more efficient and more productive by building them mobile app solutions.

Visit Falkon Apps



A pilot assistant app helping pilots navigate easier and flying more safely. It covers from taking notes, making flight calculations to routing inflight. View in AppStore.


Turn your iPhone, iPad or iPod Touch into a public announcement system with iMic. This was my first app on the AppStore. View in AppStore.

Time Studies

An app for observing and timing tasks efficiently and effectively. It eases up the process for industrial engineers, logistics people, and the like. View in AppStore.


A Gumtree for secondhand textbooks. This web service was initially created as part of a [successful] attempt to enter an entrepreneurship contest and have grown a lot since. Visit Rebooks.


Custom online scheduling software to organize and schedule shifts & working hours for MultiCross Medical Doctors.


Lapa is an online real-time audience participation web app offered as a service. I built Lapa in collaboration with Petrus Theron. It was first tested at ScaleConf in 2012. [Under construction]


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South Africa