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100 growth hacks 100 days | 1 to 10

This is the first SlideShare adaption of Timothy E. Johansson's 100 Growth Hacks in 100 Days. The growth hacks that's included in the slide are 1 to 10. Timothy is the front-end developer at UserApp (www.userapp.io).

Big Data is our generation’s civil rights issue, and we don’t know it

Alistair | Posted in Perambulation | Tagged Big Data, civil rights, government, privacy, quantified society, redlining |<p>Data doesn’t invade people’s …

Big Data

Marketing Psychology: 10 Revealing Principles of Human Behavior

Psychology

Whey Too Much: Greek Yogurt's Dark Side

Whey Too Much: Greek Yogurt’s Dark Side<p>Greek yogurt is a booming $2 billion a year industry — and it's producing millions of pounds of waste that …

JustDial IPO Subscribed 11.3x; Proof that Market Likes the Internet & Tech

Despite all the skepticism around, local search company JustDial has done it. Its Initial Public Offering, which sought to raise up to Rs 950 cr, was …

Venture Capital

Mum talked down Woolwich terrorists who told her: 'We want to start a war in London tonight'

Exclusive: A cub scout leader confronted terrorists just seconds after they had beheaded a soldier asking them to hand over their weapons and warning them: "It is only you versus many people, you are going to lose."<p><b>Woolwich machete attack: latest</b> <b><br>Woolwich 'beheading' is straight out of al-Qaeda's</b> …

Extremism

Travel needs Technology needs Real Travellers!

We recently got back from a 2 week long summer vacation to Kurseong, Darjeeling and Sikkim. Three families, with kids, across 5 locations, with 4 …

Android Phones

Ashwin Mahesh

Political bigwigs are quiet about IPL scam. Everyone knows why - they are themselves part of the cricket racket. Every cricket association in the …

WibiData gets $15M to help it become the Hadoop application company

Advertisement<p>2 Comments<p>Credit: Christophe Bisciglia (left) and Aaron Kimball (right)<p>WibiData — the big data startup from Cloudera Co-founder …

Flickr's redesign makes it a service worth sharing

I’ve been a paying Flickr member since late 2009, but this year was going to be my last. I believed this even after I forgot to change my billing …

Indian 3G subscriber Access 3X More Data Than 2G Users. Consume 434 MB Data Per Month

There was an increase of 92% in mobile data traffic generated by 2G and 3G services in India between December 2011 and December 2012, according to a …

Mobile

Memo to this year's YC class: It's damn hard to build an enterprise company

Among VCs and entrepreneurs like myself, there’s a lot of talk about the recent pivot from consumer startups to enterprise software. It seems that …

My Secrets: How I Became a Prolific Writer and Learned to Get Beyond School Essays

Some people think I am a journalist. My friends ask how I can possibly write as much as I do, given all the responsibilities that I have. I write for</i> …

London: In an imaginary homeland, the English jihad rises

It takes a special kind of hate to do what she did: for the slight young woman to walk into the office of a man she had never met; to reach out to …

Terrorism

The Economics of The Formula One Grand Prix of Monaco

Formula One

How Myanmar will connect up Asia

POLITICAL reform and the opening up of Myanmar will change the economic geography of the region. A frenzy of port, road and pipeline building will …

Writing As a Competitive Advantage

Yesterday an email exchange between the late Steve Jobs and some executives at book publisher Harper Collins made the rounds. Tho most commentary, …

Clay Christensen takes closer look at how online learning will disrupt K-12 education

Advertisement<p>13 Comments<p>Credit: Shutterstock<p>When you first hear disruptive economics guru Clayton Christensen’s prediction that by 2019 half of all …

The Curse of Reading and Forgetting

Recently, a colleague mentioned that she had been rereading Richard Hughes’s “A High Wind in Jamaica,” which was first published in 1929 and is about a group of creepy little kids who become the unwanted wards of sad, listless pirates. She praised it, and her recommendation sent me to Amazon. The …

Inactive bank accounts to be seized

After legislation was rushed through parliament, the government will from May 31 be able to transfer all money from accounts that have not been used …

Finance

Octogenarians Compete to Set a New Record on Mount Everest

Sherchan, back in 2009 at the age of 77. Photo: Mogens Engelund<p>It’s been 60 years since Tenzing Norgay and Edmund Hillary made history as the first …