Archive for the ‘Web Technology’ Category

What’s all the fuss about Uber – game changer or breaker?

Hardly a day goes by where Uber is not in the news, mainly under some controversy or the other. I haven’t seen so much fuss over a company since the old Microsoft anti-trust days. ¬†Uber is now quickly becoming a verb¬†like Google. The ‘Uberification’ of an industry is quite routinely used in business media now. […]

3 Thing we want Indian Credit Card Gateways to really improve

As a web developer in the midst of the e-commerce storm it falls on us to integrate all kinds of payment gateways for our clients. Many of them are Indian. And let me tell you the experience has been terrible. 1. First and foremost please improve the documentation! I have received documentation from Indian credit […]

Mayday! Indian e-commerce portals switching to app only. Right decision?

Almost sounds like an April fools joke but it isn’t. Web designers get worried when they hear such news although technically there is not much for them to worry about. From May 1st, Indian e-commerce portal Myntra.com will be app only. Flipkart will follow suit soon which is a big pain for me personally as […]

How the ‘internet of things’ will impact your business. Nothing will be offline anymore.

After the ‘cloud’ and ‘big data’ its now time for the ‘internet of things’ to take centre stage in the technology world. And like any new technology there is as much hype as there is reality. The truth is that the internet of things is already here in many small ways, is growing at a […]

What you should know when changing vendors for your website maintenance.

A prospective client wrote to me with this request: “Please assist us in assisting by informing that what documents are must for website maintenance and development activities, in context of shifting of vendors from one to new or technology platform.” Here was my response to the query. It is something all website owners should keep […]