How NOT to send a bank account statement to the customer

I have a few bank accounts and there is this particular local bank called City Union Bank, that is more than hundred years old.

I received an email from that bank which has a list of different new features that they have added for the benefit of the customers, using latest technology that they could get their hands on – like self service branches, mobile banking using android apps, missed call balance enquiry, and many more.

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Programmer productivity vs Salary

Disclaimer: Persons/organisations mentioned in this story are based on real-life. Any resemblance to persons/organizations living/dead is intentional.

Imagine you run a startup called Super Duper Software Inc and you have a decent dev team. You now need to hire programmers and you see two fresh off the college programmers applying.

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Ideas vs Time

The other day I was consolidating all my ideas in my Evernote and I found that I have noted down a lot of projects/ideas for products. Some are so trivial and simple that if I could sit down I will be able to get a prototype or MVP out in a few hours or maximum a day. But I can’t seem to find the time or the resolve to do it. [Read More]

Idea: Realtime Chat for visitors on a webpage

Here’s a crazy simple idea that someone can build over a weekend.

A Web Service with a browser extension where anyone visiting a webpage (page, not the site) would be able to chat with other visitors of the same page in realtime.

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