Posts Tagged ‘ technology ’

What Lewis Carroll can teach us about Web Architecture

Jun 18th, 2015 | By | Category: architecture, design, Featured

“Why it is simply impassible!

Alice: Why, don’t you mean impossible?

Door: No, I do mean impassible. (chuckles) Nothing’s impossible!”

– Lewis Carroll, Alice’s adventures in Wonderland and Through the looking glass

Yahoo & Microsoft – The Search (for the best alliance ??) is over??

Jul 30th, 2009 | By | Category: Uncategorized

It is amazing that within a few hours of my talking about the unwieldiness of big companies, there was an announcement made followed by widespread market reaction, which served to illustrate one of the points I was making in that post. I am alluding to the Yahoo! – Microsoft merger and the reactions that it […]

Class Dichotomy

Apr 14th, 2009 | By | Category: design

In the beginning was the Class. The class had fields (or instance variables or members ) and methods (or messages or member functions) . The programmer created the class and said “I created thy from nothing. Thou shalt exist and breedeth instances of thyself which would be objects”. And the class was happy and the […]

Business Model vs. Revenue Model

Feb 19th, 2009 | By | Category: management

Even code geeks know that a company needs a business model to survive. A busines model tells you about why the company exists, what does it do and how it makes its money. Traditionally, a business model was combined with the revenue model i.e. it has to talk not only about what the business does […]

The Search Problem

Feb 8th, 2009 | By | Category: design

In almost every application, there exists some kind of ability to execute a search for information. In fact, an application without a search screen is probably too trivial to even be justifiably called as an application. A search screen allows the user to look for “some stuff” by entering some criteria for searching. A new […]