Posted by Uri Gilad

Performance – show it if you got it!

Performance – show it if you got it!

I have discussed, in the past, that performance is to be measured and tracked, especially in a world where consumer attention wanes after a few seconds (so bad performance means losing customers). Well, I have found a tremendous example: Heathrow is one of the most expensive airports in the world in passenger charges, as well … Continue reading

The story of the stranded POC

The story of the stranded POC

[Ninja Tel – a fantastic cellular tower POC by defcon.] …It all began with the following conversation [artistic liberties abused]: “Operations Gal“: We need to delete all those freeloader free accounts using our service. “Director of Products“: Sounds great, do that. [time passes] “Operations Gal“: We are deleting the 50,000 free accounts not marked as … Continue reading

Saas – consider CRM from day two

Saas – consider CRM from day two

While most startups do not have CRM initially, many do have a lead-based automated marketing machine from day one. Very often, the technology is developed first thing and later on, comes the marketing organization. A good marketing process today works off lead generation and tracking, leading likely opportunities to the site using a combination of … Continue reading

Kindle vs. iPad redux – distractions

Kindle vs. iPad redux – distractions

In his book, The Shallows: What the Internet Is Doing to Our Brains” Nicholas Carr explains how hyperlinks alter our experience of media: “links don’t just point us to related or supplemental works; they propel us towards them.” This came to mind as I was reflecting on my recent move from Amazon’s device to Apple’s. … Continue reading

Partner ecosystem – foster growth by sharing

Partner ecosystem – foster growth by sharing

Working in Online Video, I am enlightened daily by the amount of innovation going on in this space, and how much inter-company collaboration is going on. In the video industry, co-innovation is ingrained. Consider how much technology is involved in taking the output of your HD cam and streaming it to your iPad: content must be … Continue reading