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Comfort Zones

In case, if you haven’t really been following my blog, I generally tend to write about tech, games, some personal thoughts, some thoughts about my work at 13 Llama and some analytics. What I do not write about is Design … be it any design. Systems design, Visual Design, Brand Design … even solutions design. […]

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Careers Personal

Why does a non-football fan like me still watch the World Cup 2018?

I am not a football fan. I get why a lot of people are and believe me I have tried when I was in college. However, I just am not a football fan. I am a fan of ordinary humans doing extra-ordinary things, however. This is pretty much why I am watching the World Cup. […]

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Business Web

Marketing for India2

As someone who has been in the area of Digital marketing for the past few years (close to a decade now), it’s interesting to note and see how it has evolved. Right from the open market economics that AdWords grew upon to the game theory dynamics of Search Engine Optimisation, the way the entire industry […]

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Books foo Movies

Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep?

As a child, I had seen Blade Runner … in fact that was when I first came across the phrase Android. Yes, back then android did not mean an operating system for a smart phone. The title of this blog post is a book by Phillip Dick, this book was adapted as the story behind […]

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Movies Technology

A relic in a new age

Another day, another James Bond rumour. Of all the great franchises out there, 007’s—perhaps appropriately—seems to play its cards the closest to its chest. Eon Productions always rations information about where their legendary character is going right up to the point they are ready to announce his destination, and for what looks to be Daniel […] […]

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Analytics

Blind spots in Analytics

April 10, 2018. Dark social, even though we can’t see it or know what it is, is here. And we should fear it. via Dark Social is Dangerous — Gareth Roberts Read through the post, and realized that the title is a bit off. It’s not that Social Media is sending some dangerous traffic, but that […]

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Technology

Technology is not a silver bullet

As someone who has led the technology function in multiple start-ups, sometimes as a founder, sometimes as a consultant (a consulting CTO), one of the key learnings that I have seen is that whenever technology is viewed as a silver bullet to all the problems of the business, then that start-up is bound to face […]