31 March 2014 • by marat

Estimating Projects. Part II – Accessing Web Services


If you worked with APIs for quite a time, creating mashups / social campaigns / mobile apps, you know that they don’t always work as well as expected. For example, latest twitter API (1.1), has some troubles with real-time updates for websites (not to mention the whole controversy with 1.1 API update). Common API Issues [...]

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31 March 2014 • by marat

Estimating Projects. Part I – Communication Delays


This is a first article from “How to accurately estimate incoming projects” series, aimed to help you see the possible future pitfalls. This includes both outsourcing projects and the ones where different teams around the world are involved. IT industry is dynamic. Companies change APIs, IDEs, upgrade hosting servers software, raise new compatibility issues. Of [...]

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05 December 2012 • by marium

LeWeb 2012, 10 years on and still going strong


LeWeb’s main theme around the ‘The Internet of Things’ seems to be an appropriate way to draw 2012 to a close and welcome in what is likely to be an incredible era for forthcoming innovation. Nurturing a community of innovators and developers,  has succeeded in propelling some of the largest digital platforms today into a stratosphere [...]

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14 May 2012 • by admin

Instagram by Numbers

The $1 billion Facebook acquisition made Instagram hit the headlines all around the world. In only 2 years the application has acquired more than 50 million users and heading to 100 million users milestone already. Here are some fun stats about the users and the usage of Instagram. – Each day on Facebook 300 million [...]

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28 March 2012 • by admin

Brand Pages, Facebook Timeline Will Increase Your Engagement Rate

Countdown has started. There is only days left for Facebook Brand Pages to update their profits to Facebook Timeline. But is this change going to affect the brands positively as expected? Current research on this topic by Simply Measured shows, Facebook Timeline increases the brand pages’ engagement rate. The research is done with the 15 [...]

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21 March 2012 • by admin

Happy 6th Birthday Twitter!


21st of March is not only the beginning of spring but also the birthday of the first tweet that is tweeted by Jack Dorsey, the founder of Twitter. With 500 million registered user, Twitter is one of the milestones of social media. Today half of the 100 million active Twitter user login to their Twitter [...]

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17 February 2012 • by marium

Get Ready! Facebook Timeline for Brands is Coming Soon!


Yes we knew it was only a matter of time before Facebook would launch the new timeline profile for Brands and  its expected the announcement will be made at the forthcoming fMC event taking place on the 29th of Feb in NYC. fMC will be Facebook’s first event targeted to Marketers and according to AdAge [...]

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07 February 2012 • by marium

Protect Me From What I Want


Frumatic will be presenting at the forthcoming Social Innovation Roundtable #3 – to discuss open innovation, open source platforms, and information challenges of Web 2.0! The event will be taking place on Wednesday the 8th of February 2012 and will be hosted by the Hub Istanbul in conjunction with Frumatic. “Protect Me From What I [...]

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07 February 2012 • by marium

Zendesk Launches Partner Program in Europe


Now More Than 4,000 European Customers can Benefit From the Growing Zendesk Ecosystem Zendesk, the cloud-based help desk support platform, is today announcing the launch of a series of partner programs in Europe allowing customers who refer additional customers to earn a referral fee. The program, called Zendesk Ambassadors, is open to anyone, from a [...]

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31 January 2012 • by marium

Zendesk Launches New Tools for Google Chrome


As authorized partners of Zendesk we’ll be keeping you regularly updated with all the new releases and features from Zendesk. This week Zendesk announced the launch of new tools for Google Chrome. Google Chrome users are a bunch of forward-thinking, extension-trying, app-happy users that deserve the latest and greatest tools. So Zendesk are adding one [...]

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