Monthly Archives: November 2011

Outsourcing to the Cloud

Source: SGEntrepreneurs, Nov 2011 Designing your logo and corporate identity Email and Office Software Setting up your website Web Analytics Customer Support Relationship Management Sending promotional emails and newsletters Forms and Surveys Social Media Management, Monitoring and Analysis Accounting and … Continue reading

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Innovating to Delight Customers

Source: Forbes, Nov 2011 The way to continuous innovation and sustainable economic growth In this new world, the bottom of line of business isn’t profits but rather customer delight, i.e. the provision of a continuous stream of additional value to … Continue reading

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Looking for You, Mr/Ms. SW Engineer

We are looking to hire 2 software engineers. For more information, please contact talentsearch@(the company’s name as indicated by the first word in this blog’s name).com Senior Software Engineer Description:  You will lead a small team of junior programmers to … Continue reading

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The Fancy valued at US$100M

Source: BetaBeat, Nov 2011 The Fancy is part of a new breed of startups that encourage users to clip and share their favorite images from the web. Tumblr is the originator of this behavior, and generated a lot of interest … Continue reading

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Source: IBTimes,  Nov 2011 For a long time now, both retailers and consumers have looked for a business strategy that would allow individuals to tailor products to suit their needs. Unfortunately, due to constraints in technology, such interactive programs were … Continue reading

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Facial Recognition Technology Comes to the Forefront

Source: NYTimes, Nov 2011 techniques like facial detection, which perceives human faces but does not identify specific individuals, and facial recognition, which does identify individuals, are poised to become the next big thing for personalized marketing and smart phones. That … Continue reading

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Principles of Experience Design

Source: The Next Web, Nov 2011 1. Stay out of people’s way. ” 2. Create a hierarchy that matches people’s needs. 3. Limit distractions. 4. Provide strong information. 5. Provide signposts and cues. 6. Provide context. 7. Use constraints appropriately. 8. … Continue reading

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