Category Archives: User experience
At any fuel station now a days there are two options. You either pay for it fuel at the pump itself. Or you pay at the kiosk. Paying at the kiosk is the good old way. You put the fuel. Walk to the cashier inside a store. And can buy some refreshments or car related […]
A long read about critical ingredients which are necessary to build a company. Lenny Rachitsky does a splendid job and gives an actionable plan to all the budding leaders.
Above is a Microsoft pop-up. I am reading this on the 2nd Mar 2019. The date format (highlighted in red box) does not give a clear picture. It creates confusion and creates frustration because of the way you read the date, it is either 3rd March or 6th June! Is it [3/6/2019] 3rd of June […]
I use a Garmin 735XT watch as a fitness tracker. It was at the right price at the right time, and Amazon’s search algorithm did a good job to point it out. I am happy with the device; it works like a charm, and 5-day battery life is class leading. There is one annoying little […]
The lines below define how the subscription model works; you pay for the convenience and the fact that is on-demand “putting YOU in control.” What happened is that Spotify dragged the record labels into a completely new business model that relied on Internet assumptions, instead of fighting them: if duplicating and distributing digital media is […]
On a recent trip to Stockholm I spotted this door with a difference (see the picture below). A toilet door, where the direction the door opens is marked on the floor. The design, elegance and benefits are so obvious. And yet in all these years this idea never crossed my mind. Good design is always […]
Business is part of the community. So when it takes a stand and attaches itself to a particular cause, its OK. What matters is, have they thought it carefully? A lot is at stake, brand value, profits, purpose; they all can be affected if you do not think through. Second-order thinking, scenario tests, etc. need […]
YouTube has become a stable channel for consumption. With the democratisation of content generation, I am able to see videos on investing, how to Excel videos whilst at times killing times with cat videos. 🙂 Now, YouTube can also be consumed via the Sky satellite box. Whilst watching a video, I wanted to like it, […]
Whilst reading National Geographic digital magazine, I spotted this advert to the Valley of the Booms. Sounds a fascinating story and would love to watch it. NatGeo programme has high production values and I like the story they tell. I am reading this on the 4th. The programme airs on the 13th. Any programme 7 days […]
I’ve learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel. Maya Angelou.