Tag: Internet & Mobile

  • Life in T20(20)

    Last decade ended on a high note but it took a decade to write about it 🙂 And here we are into the first couple of months of 2020 and its already a roller coaster. (In case you missed, here check out my throwback of last decade) 2020 brought in a global pandemic (covid#19) and…

  • What changed on the OYO’s Detail Page

    God is in the details, they say. So the team at OYO worked to bring a whole new experience to the hotel details page on the OYO apps and mobile web platforms. So, What has changed? Actually alot. Information Architecture User interface and UX  Personalised widgets and many under-the-hood changes to improve latency Update your…

  • 7 Management lessons from Games of Throne

    Game of Thrones, a TV show on HBO based on based on the book series “A Song of Ice and Fire” by George R. R. Martin has captured the imaginations of millions across the globe. Here are few lessons in business management & strategy, I interpreted and tried to adopt in real corporate life, from some of…

  • Consistent UX across Web & App is hygiene

    Being intuitive and having a simple learning curve is a big win for any product.  As a user we keeps on moving across platform (web & apps) and screens. Having a seamless and consistent UX across all platform should be part of basic hygiene. It is more so important in case of transactional products. I had a totally different experience with Zopnow…

  • 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…

  • Integrating FB social Plugin Like and Comment

    Facebook has made integrating of ‘Like’ , ‘Send’ and comments really a simple process with social plugin. I have implemented all three of them without using any plugin in my wordpress blog or creating an application ID on Facebook. You can find the complete documentation of the three social plugin on Facebook developer’s Page for…

  • Google +1 for your blog

    Google launched +1 recommendation button for publishers yesterday. This could possibly be the turning point in the Google vs Facebook war to control the web. Facebook has taken a lead by share and like button but google +1 is a bigger counter to all this. With Google controlling the major portion of publishers organic traffic…

  • upgrading of my blackberry 8520 firmware

    Few months back I joined the Blackberry train and bought a 8520 for myself. I found the phone quite handy and feature loaded even without subscribing to blackberry plan. The handset works smoothly using the standard mobile internet (GPRS) connection except for the push mail. Following application are seamless on blackberry 8520 on GPRS ,…

  • one year at indiatimes

    29 September 2010 oh  just realized it’s been a year i have logged out of makaan.com and signed into times internet limited.  The year has been full of excitement and challenges.  I pulled my self out from a state of non working and retirment and had a stupendeo fantabulous time working with team communities.  Its been an amazing…

  • Installing canon sx200 IS zoom ex browser without CD

    Hard disk crash or OS re installation is a nightmare I have gone through innumerable times 🙁  And the worse part to it it restore the all the previously installed software (and off course the saved password on browsers). Anyways most recently I have gone through this last fortnight. Now there are several of the softwares available…