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Search user experience on Twitter – improvement

October 17th, 2015

Categories: Design | Observations | Product

A suggestion to make twitter search user experience better. Twitter search suggestion is split into two parts- first four suggestion are keyword suggestions followed by 6 user suggestions matching the keyword. I’m sure people at Twitter have done research to show that more people search for tweets containing their keywords than for user names that […]

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The mark of a good leader

September 20th, 2015

Categories: Learning | Observations

One of the most essential characters of a good leader/manager is the willingness to nurture & grow others and not being afraid of losing the ‘Pedestal place’. When I read this text in James Herriot’s ‘All creatures great and small’, I came across this exact characteristic being displayed by Mr. Siegfried. Context of the below […]

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Wallet payment is more than just one step less

July 18th, 2015

Categories: Observations | Product

I love to take my own car when I visit any nearby cities (less than 1000 km) and one of the main reasons I love driving my own car is the convenience of NOT having to haggle with auto people after getting out of the Railway station or Bus Stand. When Uber came along, I […]

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The woes that come with an Amazon Kindle

July 2nd, 2015

Categories: Observations | Product

I have been using an Amazon Kindle 6” Touch for the last 4 years. A friend of mine brought it for me from the UK. Over the last 3 years, I have recommended this device to a lot of my friends and some of them bought it and use it even now. I did not […]

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Medium and Hacker News, what’s the difference?

June 9th, 2013

Categories: Observations

I love reading people’s opinions & views on technology start-ups, usability, common sense, interesting observations. I’ve been reading Hacker news for over a couple of years now. Couple of months back I bumped into Medium, which(according to their About page) is: Medium is a new place on the Internet where people share ideas and stories […]

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