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iPad in India : Apple isn’t doing it right

I am an Apple fan, not just in terms of keeping track of what’s happening within the company but also actually buying its products and using them. I bought an iPod during one of my visits to Hong Kong, when Apple was not even officially present in… Continue reading

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Leadership change at Google, and what it means

Being a business professional myself, it interests me a lot observing leadership patterns among corporations. In my blog post Is Steve Jobs indispensable to Apple?, I had analyzed how leadership has panned out at Apple. With Larry Page taking over… Continue reading

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Tata Nano’s Comeback

Tata Nano, the world???s cheapest car ($2,200, ???1,490, ?1,186) had been experiencing a bumpy ride in the Indian domestic market, with sales plunging consistently since July 2010 and touching a bottom of barely 509 units in November 2010. However… Continue reading

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Is Twitter unable to address customer complaints?

Twitter is an amazing medium, with millions singing paeans of and thronging to it. We have seen refinements and enhancements that have made the Twitter experience of its users even better over a period of time! However, I am forced to write this p… Continue reading

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Microfinance At Crossroads : The Shifting Paradigm

Definition : Microfinance is the provision of financial services to low income clients who traditionally lack access to banking and related services. Objective : of this blog post is to understand in very simple terms how the Microfinance industry… Continue reading

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Twitter can stem its decline in India

A few days ago, I came across an article tweeted by @imadnaffa ??? What really is happening to Twitter growth in India? [On a decline]. If you see the graph carefully, the number of unique visitors to the site has actually declined marginally in the… Continue reading

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Apple, Steve Jobs and the threat of Antitrust Probe

Background : Apple has been growing from strength to strength, with the last quarter financial performance far exceeding expectations. However, success has been accompanied with controversy, with Apple being accused of adopting unfair trade practi… Continue reading

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