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Tips to game the mobile app store rankings

Both Corporte & developers in mobile app business have the same problems - how to rank higher in mobile app stores. This article tries to find some answers.

Android – Selected by omission

Today we are all looking at Android as the next big thing on mobile not because of its merits, but because all the other platforms barring iPhone aren't geared up for the future. And iPhone is way too costly to be the underdog!

Group Deal Sites are pure fiction. Or are they?

One of the best written fiction in recent times has been Groupon’s valuation at 20 Billion. For a site that spends upwards of $30 dollars to acquire each customer, that’s a lot of valuation. Does this mean that group deals are a losing cause? Maybe. Here is what I think. The kind of products or...

Rising to the Level of Incompetence

In the 13 years I have been with corporates I have realized that unknowingly every corporate ends up making every talented individual incompetent in his/her role. Here is my theory: Corporate identify talented individuals & award them more responsibilities to raise their role within the organization till the individual reaches a stage where he/she is...

Group Messaging app makes sense for Google & Facebook

Now Google gets into the already crowded group messaging business with Disco. And as recently as March 1, 2011 Facebook acquired the Group Messaging service Bleuga. The other players already raking it in, in the group messaging domain are: GroupMe, Kik, TextPlus, and Fast Society. But if Facebook & Google are getting into it, there...

Search Divide – introducing a new theory

The digital divide refers to the eventual GAP between people with effective access to digital and information technology and those with very limited or no access at all. (Know More Here) The reasoning was simple. According to the Digital Divide theory, anybody without access to digital & information technology won’t be able to scale up...

Augmented Reality Explained

Consider Augmented Reality to be that technology that allows you to view the real world through a device (mobile for instance) and add layers of information/action only digitally available. In effect, augmenting or improving the real-life experience. For some its also an extension of intensions & increased chances of discovery. Here is an example of...

Social Media in plain English

In a way Social Media is like marriage…everybody is talking about it but few know how to handle it …leave alone exploit it. Here is a video that could be useful if you are interested in social media.