Human Behaviour & Friendship

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Today was just another hot day with temperature 43° C which feel like 50°C till one of the whatsapp group starts buzzing.  And I realise that there some bigger fire which is contributing to today’s heat. CBSE declare the result for class XII for year 2016 which is a milestone in a student’s life in our education system. Oh! here’s my all time favorite image on the education system.  And coming back to whatsapp conversation. As … Continue reading

21. May 2016 by Amit Gupta
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Why I Deactivated My Facebook Account

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OMG ! 9 years on Facebook. It all started with a simple update “is downloading i/e 8.1” , I mean really IE even it’s year 2008. But that also means orkut account was still active and testimonials were “THE” thing. But there were “no friends” and then Zynga launched Farmville. Farmville to Facebook was like talking tom or angry bird to Android. Perfect example of a add on driving the larger product. They both fuelled each others growth … Continue reading

17. May 2016 by Amit Gupta
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Pehle App – Mobile First

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Eer kahen chalo app banayen Bir kahen chalo app banayen Patte kahen chalo app banayen Hum kahaa chalo hama’o apni app banayen Here’s a baby step in the world of personal app https://goo.gl/4eWHBQ

09. November 2015 by Amit Gupta
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Unsung heroes of online shopping

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GOSF (Great Online Shopping festival) promoted by Google served as India’s version of cyber Monday which brought a continuous three-day shopping frenzy for Indian online shoppers. There were close to 450 participant and some interesting participants were from very unconventional sectors including Two Wheelers and Housing though the poster boy of Indian eCommerce industry Flipkart didn’t join the party. During GOSF 2014, India’s most popular online shopping festival, Google decided to thank the nameless, unsung heroes of the … Continue reading

19. December 2014 by Amit Gupta
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Decoding ALS Ice bucket Challenge

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ALS Ice Bucket challenge is getting viral like crazy, Infact people worldwide has donated over $79M to the ALS foundation. But this put me thinking what make it go viral . So I tried to decode this with use of BJ Fogg’s Behavior model. According to this model when people are persuaded to perform a  behavior, then three factors have come together at once:  Motivation, Ability and a Trigger.   Let’s evaluate the challenge for ABILITY of the … Continue reading

26. August 2014 by Amit Gupta
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