Archive for September, 2008

Red Flag on Free Subtitles..

Thursday, September 4th, 2008

On October 1, eBay will begin offering the subtitle option free for items when you use free shipping. This promotion ends at the “end of the year” (which I am assuming is December 31st). I’m raising a big red flag on the use of this promotion. If you use auto-relist, have your items scheduled or [...]

Google Chrome and Vendio Browser Compatibility

Thursday, September 4th, 2008

Nothing interests those of us in a SaaS (software as a service) business more than advances and developments in browser technology.  Browser limitations can constrict our ability to provide compelling user experiences, time savings applications, and speedy services.  As new capabilities are added, we can introduce new technologies to our user interface and make general [...]

Navigating the Amazon.com

Wednesday, September 3rd, 2008

One of our senior developers recently returned from a trip to the Amazon and other points in South America. When I dorkilishiously asked if she escaped the pythons and piranha and crocodiles, she politely explained that they’re actually more scared of us than we should be of them. “The most dangerous animal there,” she said, [...]