Eric Wittman, the CEO of Songbird talks about what went wrong and what led to the sudden death of Songbird, an open source music player which had over a million users.
Before plunging deeply into any implementations, get in touch with your target audience. Get some surveys done. Ask them questions about what they think of your idea and what more can be done.
Your team actually starts using it, very diligent initially with all the filing, commenting and tagging. But within a few days, something happens. Everyone seems to be getting lazier with the filing, commenting and tagging. And in a week, it all stops, with everyone going back to what they were using earlier – Email!
Guess you got the point: you can easily fool user-agent based fingerprinting and security setups (which most use today in the market) and can get into the network and can do whatever your device was originally not allowed to do so and without leaving a clue to the IT.
Implicit data such as user location, age and location can be used to tailor products based on demographics, whilst explicit personalisation, based on past purchases and searches for example, can be employed once you’ve been able to capture who they are.
The novelty in a loyalty program is limited only by human creativity and imagination – however, businesses creating loyalty programs in India need to ensure that they are not in violation of India’s competition law.
Guest article by Jubanashwa Mishra, a 28 year old from Orissa who is experimenting with a new job every week for 28 weeks in 28 states. When I first decided to embark on this journey of 28 jobs, across 28 states in 28 weeks, I hadn’t expected the overwhelming reception from the media as I…
Linux marked the end of Atul’s programming career but also the start of a new one, as the rallying force behind a new community, and as a well recognised figure in technology consulting, helping companies across the country grapple with the new world of the internet and open source.
There is one thing that sets these creative “startups” apart is their ability to produce good content, consistently. They did not run after money early on and now that there is traction, money shouldn’t be a problem.
The use of responsive web design techniques ensures your website can work seamlessly across diverse device screens of varying sizes and resolutions.