The Secret Recipe of Amazon

Before you proceed with the amazing recipe of the world leader e-tailer Amazon’s recommendation engine check out the video of Hunch. For those people who don’t know about Hunch, you should definitely check out Hunch.com which is one of the biggest recommendation engines depending on its own way of collecting data from its custom designed surveys.…

The Journey of Amazon.com

Amazon is the oldest and largest online retailer in the US. It initially started life in the mid 90′s selling books but now sells a variety of products from DVD’s to toys and even furniture. Below is a graphical representation of their growth and success over the last 15 years. But before proceeding to Amazon’s…

Mobile by Numbers

Gartner’s mobile market report says 428 million mobile devices were sold in the first quarter of 2011, representing a 19% increase year-over-year. A lot of that growth is due to smartphone sales, which were at 100.7 million, a 85% year-over-year increase. The big winner in this quarter was Android, which soared past Symbian to capture…