Why Smartphone Application Development stand to gain?

A Smartphone is a mobile phone like Android, Blackberry, iPhone, or Symbian which has PC-like functionality. All Smartphones run operating system software which provides a standardized user interface and platform for software applications. In fact, Smartphones are miniature computers that have phone capabilities. Applications or Apps are software products built for Apple iPhone, Android, BlackBerry… Continue reading »

What is a Tech Startup?

A Start-up, usually a newly created company, is an entrepreneurial-driven organisation formed to search for a scalable Business model. They are associated with low operating costs, high risk, and high ROI . Successful Startups are more scalable than a regular business. So, what is a Tech Startup? A Startup whose value is based on technology… Continue reading »

Why Mobile Marketing?

India is the fastest-growing Mobile phone market in the world, with more than 700 million subscribers.There are more than 300 million mobile phones for a population of 312 million people in the US. It is also reported that there are more than 5 billion mobile subscribers around the world. The rate of adoption for Mobile… Continue reading »

The Rise & Rise of Local Search Marketing

It is a fact that a lot of people have abandoned phone books and yellow pages and are now actively pursuing Google and other search engines to find local businesses. A recent survey from Pew Research says that the Internet plays an increasingly large role in providing local information for 79 % of all online… Continue reading »

South Korea’s Virtual Grocery Stores

UK-based Retailer Tesco, has embarked on a new way of Selling their goods. Albeit not in UK, but South Korea. Earlier, Tesco did all to show Koreans that it is a local operation, including changing it’s name to Homeplus. Homeplus was already the Second largest retailer in the country. However, Homeplus targeted to be no.… Continue reading »

Panda Update & Google’s Algorithm

More Social & less Search seems to be the new mantra of the Search Marketing Industry.  In this post, I will be talking about the changes to Google’s Algorithm & Panda Update. Since,  February 24, 2011 many major & minor changes are happening to the Google’s Algorithm.These changes are collectively dubbed as the Panda Updates. (… Continue reading »

History of BlackBerry

The BlackBerry is a wireless handheld device that supports e-mail, mobile telephone, text messaging, internet faxing, web browsing and other wireless information services. Developed by Research In Motion (RIM), a Canadian company, it delivers information over the wireless data networks of mobile phone companies. BlackBerry was first introduced in the year 1999.  However, at that… Continue reading »

Photography Contest- Life@work

Life@work- Photography Contest conducted in xminds

Onam Greetings

Onam is the biggest and the most important festival of the state of Kerala. It is a harvest festival and is celebrated with joy and enthusiasm all over the state by people of all communities. According to a popular legend, the festival is celebrated to welcome King Mahabali, whose spirit is said to visit Kerala at the time of Onam.
Wish U a Happy Onam festival

Straight from the tech kitchen

My thoughts on IDE’s: 1. Eclipse: (Windows/Mac/Linux) The latest version available is the indigo release. It provides set – infact a lot of tools for developing in a multitude of languages from java, php, python, mobile apps – it has C2180-276 tools for the data modeling, reporting – all most everything you will want for. As I write… Continue reading »