I live in south Delhi and work in Gurgaon, it is nearly 25km of commute one side. I like several thousands of people have to make this commute everyday. Driving 50 km daily is not a big issue, however, the traffic congestion gets to you even before you have started for office. There are options from company provided shared cabs to taking a metro ride to driving. I most often drive as my timing is not fixed for a company cab and the last mile connectivity of the metro is not that great. … [Read more...] about Why UBER is needed for India . . .
A few days back I saw this ad for Samsung S IV, it was about a particular feature that the new phone has - they call it Sound and Shot. The feature is simple yet extremely powerful. It allows one to record a short sound clip while taking a picture. Different occasions and people will use this in different ways. I believe it is a great addition to the picture taking capability of the device. Somewhere in June 2009, I had thought about a similar approach to digital cameras, including … [Read more...] about Clicked in 2009, now it’s Sound and Shot
Another messaging app . . . ? Well no, Hike is different and it's different from the word go. Messaging is as basic as it gets with a mobile device. In fact voice calls and messaging were the most predominant use cases on mobile. In the early part of my career, I have spent years doing messaging products - chat, sms, instant messaging etc on feature phones with every message being charged. It sold across continents with millions of users and millions of $ in revenue. Things have moved on a … [Read more...] about hike – brilliant design and execution !