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Why I Deactivated My Facebook Account

OMG ! 9 years on Facebook. It all started with a simple update “is downloading i/e 8.1” , I mean really IE even it’s year 2008. But that also means orkut account was still active and testimonials were “THE” thing.

But there were “no friends” and then Zynga launched Farmville.… continue reading...

17. May 2016 by Amit Gupta
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Pehle App – Mobile First

Eer kahen chalo app banayen
Bir kahen chalo app banayen
Patte kahen chalo app banayen
Hum kahaa chalo hama’o apni app banayen

Here’s a baby step in the world of personal app https://goo.gl/4eWHBQ… continue reading...

09. November 2015 by Amit Gupta
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Unsung heroes of online shopping

GOSF (Great Online Shopping festival) promoted by Google served as India’s version of cyber Monday which brought a continuous three-day shopping frenzy for Indian online shoppers.

There were close to 450 participant and some interesting participants were from very unconventional sectors including Two Wheelers and Housing though the poster boy of Indian eCommerce industry Flipkart didn’t join the party.… continue reading...

19. December 2014 by Amit Gupta
Categories: Google, Internet & Mobile | Tags: , | Leave a comment

Pledge to Vote – India Election 2014

Independent India’s first polling station  was set up at Kalpa in Kinnaur district of Himachal Pradesh.  As these areas of Himachal Pradesh are snow bound it was decided to hold polls in advance here on October 25, 1951.

Google India under its Pledge To Vote campaign has created a truly inspirational musical video about the story of Shyam Saran Negi, 97  First Voter of Independent India and now one of the the oldest voters in India and a believer in democracy since 1951.… continue reading...

02. April 2014 by Amit Gupta
Categories: Google, India Insight & Beyond | Tags: , | Leave a comment

Why I would recommend Flipkart

My personal online shopping is more or less restricted to travel, web products, movie booking , Bill pay etc which are very standardized products/services. I have made most of my online product purchases on non indian ecommerce sites (google, amazon , bestbuy etc) though I have few transactions in my name in erstwhile baazee.com (now ebay.in) way back in early 2000.… continue reading...

24. September 2011 by Amit Gupta
Categories: Internet & Mobile | Tags: , , | 6 comments

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