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 »

How to develop a website

Developing a website. 1. Plan 2. Progress 3. Prototype 4. Persist Plan – Why do you want to create the website. The aim here is to identify the purpose of creating the website. Are you going to offer a particular web service or are you going to sell any particular web product. Answering this question… Continue reading »

Augmented Reality Eyes application for Android

Watch how your eyes and C4040-224 your friends eyes take different colours. With Augmented Reality Eyes no tuning of settings or post processing of images is required. It works in real-time, recognizing eyes on the fotocamera preview screen.Then when you take a picture it will replace the eyes on the photo with the type and… Continue reading »

What are the major criteria that the VC’s would be looking into before investing or rather what interests them?

As a startup entrepreneur it is highly imperative to know what type of questions or what would the VC team be asking you. If you present them with facts and figures they would be probably interested in your project. So what are they interested in? If you had a little guide you could probably be… Continue reading »