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Facebook Auto-tagging and Happy New Year!

Posted some images last week on Facebook and it suggested to tag some friends in those pictures… and, Facebook was damn accurate in recognizing those people! I was like…wow! WTF! The future flashed right in. Imagine, you are wearing a Gooogle Glass device on a busy train station and as you gaze through the crowd, […]

The Work-Gyan Balance for Bootstrapped Entrepreneurs

A lot has been written about work-life balance. However, another balance that an entrepreneur needs to keep is the “work-gyan balance“.  As an entrepreneur your primary goal is to get shit done – the work; and the secondary is to remain connected to the world – networking & keeping up with trends – the gyan […]

“Send Email” share Tweet feature now available for some accounts?

Just now spotted a new link “more…” on a tweet with option “Send Email” to share the tweet with others. Well this was reported earlier by twitter but was not available to everyone! It is still being rolled out to some users only, I guess. Would there be “more…” options later? Like, post to FB […]

Minimum Viable Blog Posts

Blogs are to books what Agile SaaS products are to Enterprise Suites. Well, everybody faces the writers block. Not because they don’t have enough ideas,  but because they don’t think it’s ripe/finished yet to be published (err… released). A blog post is like a product that you are going to release. You keep on working […]

Is Timesdeal leak story a marketing super-shot?

Just read a story about the Timesdeal Coupon leak here and followed by a quick update from timesdeal that they would honor all deals. The problem apparently was with some internal coupon that got leaked out on the Internet. At almost the same time when I was reading the news I was going through Inbox […]

Another Facebook Ad pleading for click?

Spotted one Facebook ad from some Internet company. This is amusing. Can we be plain arbitrary or even mischievous to get better CTR for Facebook Ads? Is this probably why there is so much being said about Facebook Ads lately? It won’t hard to fill in the blanks in the above ad. No connect and […]

A day with Indian e-commerce for my Inbox

My Inbox goes for a treat with India e-commerce everyday and here is a typical day with all these e-commerce deals and dealmakers! (personal mails masked intentionally in the picture. Oh yes, I do get personal mails)   It all starts with… er wait… so yesterday ends with some late night surprises from Ferns & […]

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Photo Galleries – Picasa, Flickr, Facebook… yet a lot of vacuum

There are lot of Photo Gallery services available but all of them have something missing – a big feature or important frills . Already coming from a Yahoo Photos heartbreak, I decided to do some research on features provided by these galleries. Here are the ones missing from biggies’ plates: Original Resolution/Size not retained (unless […]

Once Again, Twitter Drops Ruby for Java

Once Again, Twitter Drops Ruby for Java