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The Very Cool User OnBoarding Experience That Deserves A Mention [No Slacking Here]

One of the most important element of user onboarding is to reduce friction during profile completion. Making it a progressive process helps, instead of being a gatekeeper (which most of the products do)

Tracxn Wants To Be the Bloomberg Terminal For VCs

Tracxn Wants To Be the Bloomberg Terminal For VCs

The product is primarily targeted towards VC industry (especially Silicon Valley, where the competition is extremely high), PE funds and Corp developments (for M&A discovery) and is being monetisation via subscription fee.

New Zomato Homepage

Zomato Takes a U-Turn. Is No Longer A Walled Garden

The update hasn’t been rolled to apps, but we definitely applaud the company for listening to its users.

Still Don't Believe There Are Global Indian Startups? Somebody Else Does.

Still Don’t Believe There Are Global Indian Startups? Somebody Else Does.

And Indians (VCs/startup babas) are still wondering where are the global Indian startups? Zendesk has acknowledged, but not the local ecosystem.

Why I Stopped Using Zomato (And That Shouldn't Matter To Them)

Why I Stopped Using Zomato (And That Shouldn’t Matter To Them)

That is, the new design is a prelude to next set of actions, which surely involves a possible acquisition deal (isn’t Yelp already in touch with Zomato?). And Zomato needs to start preparing for the A-day (A = acquisition) today!

Nokia X : Marketing Promotion

Nokia X Promotion is More About Android Than Nokia : Good Or Bad?

Don’t you think Nokia should have played on its own strength (build quality/brand trust) rather than ride on Android to sell devices?

Consumer Experience : Create Right Chemisty

Do You Pay For Great User Experience? I Do And I Don’t

User experience is not about user interface. It’s about an experience that makes a certain action easy. The larger picure is that a great user experience brings trust for the brand.

Exclusive : Homeshop18 files for a $75 million IPO at NYSE

Exclusive : Homeshop18 files for a $75 million IPO at NYSE

Homeshop18 has booked $51 million in sales for the 12 months ended September 30, 2013. The company plans to list under the symbol HS.

The Rise of Baba-ism in Indian Startup Ecosystem

The Rise of Baba-ism in Indian Startup Ecosystem

These babas carry a heavy (social media) clout (or klout scores) and are extremely well connected. They have followers who call them ‘sir’ and won’t take anything against their ‘god’.

OneNote on Mac : Takes it All

With OneNote’s Mac Success, Microsoft (We Hope) Has Realized its iMistake

Creating services for iOS apps doesn’t sound at all like the Microsoft I used to know. Using Node.js and JavaScript doesn’t sound like that Microsoft.