Monthly Archives: April 2013

Offshore outlook

The outsourcing industry lives in the shadow of commoditisation. This is how it usually goes: the industry launches a new service to clients, a few companies pioneer it, differentiate themselves and charge a higher rate. Overtime, all companies start offering … Continue reading

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End of an era

The buzz around the death of PC has been humming for the past few years. But it got shrill recently, thanks to a new International Data Corporation (IDC) report, which said PC shipments had declined drastically in the first quarter … Continue reading

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Future is mobile

Yahoo’s recent acquisition of a 17-year-old’s company has unsettled publishers. It paid 30 million dollars to acquire a mobile app developed by teen prodigy Nick D’Aloisio. Summly is a sort of Twitter for the news industry. Using a unique algorithm, … Continue reading

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