Posts in software

Free Software

Software must be one of the few (or the only) industry that gives out its products for free. People have gotten used to free software. They will pay $3 a day for their cappuccinos every month, but will think hard to subscribe to a $30 app which can greatly improve ...

Software should be like Zite

Last week, my friend Manish referred me Zite. He told me to go meet her once. I told him that I am currently with someone named Flipboard - she is extremely good looking and I love the way she turns. He still insisted that I go meet Zite atleast once. ...

Being resourceful - thoughts on being a developer

There is much more to programmers than just knowing how to develop code. This skill can be acquired over time. Though, what should come naturally to the dude is problem solving and resourcefulness cause time in money. The faster he searches and finds a solution the faster you roll.  Lets ...

Build niche apps

Recently read Jonathan Rochelle’s (the guy who sold his web spreadsheet company to Google in 2005) interview where one point jumped out really well. He was asked what business opportunities does he see for would-be software entrepreneurs? Niche apps. Business software is going through a platform shift to ...