Why Flipkart Is Wrong To Hijack Crossword’s Name Using Sponsored Ads

FlipKart SEO Infringe Crossword

Some folks at Flipkart decided to piggyback on the “Crossword Bookstore” term and bid for this key word at Google’s Adwords. Did Flipkart really need to do this? I don’t think so and I feel this is a case of Blackhat SEO. So what prompted Flipkart to do this? Only they can answer but the folks at Flipkart team who bid for this keyword must have surely known what they were doing and the eventual consequences (see the update). Going by the similar instances it appears many brands do indulge in such practices and deactivate such “gray” or unethical paid listings upon notice by the victims! . . . → Read More: Why Flipkart Is Wrong To Hijack Crossword’s Name Using Sponsored Ads

LinkedIn’s Auto-generated Congratulatory Message

Linkedin Auto Messaging

Today, I saw an ex-colleague of mine join another company as manager. So I thought of sending him a congratulatory message and also have few casual interaction. I just clicked on the “send message” link under the update and boy! the following happened. A neatly worded message including the subject was automatically generated in a pop-up window. For a second I was zapped but then after reading it, it felt pretty happy! Truly a very intuitive feature by LinkedIn, almost perfect, but only my signature was missing. . . . → Read More: LinkedIn’s Auto-generated Congratulatory Message

Is This Plastic Container Microwave Safe?

Microwave Safe

Very often we put the plastic containers in the microwave without even realizing if they are microwavable or not! This article aims to educate users whether or not their plastic containers are microwave safe. . . . → Read More: Is This Plastic Container Microwave Safe?

Axis Bank Introduces Debit Cards With Custom Images

MyDesign - The Axis Bank Image Debit Card

Launched for the first time in India by Axis bank, “MyDesign – The Axis Bank Image Debit Card” allows you have your own image on the debit card instead of the usual bank logos. You can have your own image or select images from Axis bank’s image galleries that includes Travel, Wildlife, Sports, and even Zodiac signs! Sounds cool, and definitely a novelty factor and hey these are not the regular photo debit cards! . . . → Read More: Axis Bank Introduces Debit Cards With Custom Images

Use Banking Ombudsman For Unresolved Issues With Your Bank

Banking Ombudsman RBI

Banking Ombudsman scheme is set forth by Reserve Bank of India and provides a platform or forum to bank customers for resolution of complaints relating to certain services rendered by banks. Learn how to use this facility. . . . → Read More: Use Banking Ombudsman For Unresolved Issues With Your Bank

Simple Script to Limit Computer Usage By Your Kids

Operating System for Kids

If you are a parent to a young child like I am, chances are that you are wanting to know how to control your kids’ computer usage. Although there are lot of applications and addons that will help you accomplish this, I figured out a simple and free way to switch off the computer after a certain amount of time. . . . → Read More: Simple Script to Limit Computer Usage By Your Kids

Is Sky The Limit For India’s 35$ Android Tablet Akash

Akash India-35-dollar-tablet

After prolonged skepticism over the announcement of a cheap computing device aimed for students, Government of India kept its promise and launched today the world’s cheapest computing tablet called Akash. Initially dubbed as Sakshat, it was later rechristened as Akash (Akash means Sky in Hindi/Sanskrit). . . . → Read More: Is Sky The Limit For India’s 35$ Android Tablet Akash

Fixed Deposit Rates of Leading Banks in India

Fixed Deposit rates of Various Leading banks of India. . . . → Read More: Fixed Deposit Rates of Leading Banks in India