Twitter breaks third-party apps

April 30, 2013

Yesterday morning, I got a brief email saying “Twitter integration does not work. Otherwise, it is a cool app”. The writer was referring to Economy for iPad
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cEconomy: A new iPhone Twitter app for economic tweets; Economy news with the #cEconomy hashtag and OAuth login

December 4, 2009

Now, you can post economic tweets with the iPhone Economy app. Version-2 of the app (can be downloaded from here and it) can auto-generate Twitter post-text about the latest economic news and it lets you post these tweets with the tap of a button.

The iPhone Economy app provides a snapshot of the US economy. Read the rest of this entry »

Usage Scenarios: How users can surprise product developers and why to ship early

June 17, 2009

From my own product-experience, I’ve noticed that users sometimes use products in scenarios that product-developers hadn’t necessarily considered or thought of as potentially popular usage scenarios. Read the rest of this entry »

Civic Software, Twitter and the Moldova and Iran elections

June 17, 2009

Very few companies focus exclusively on civic software. Cascade Software Corporation is one of them (though that will change soon). A lot more non-profits and foundations work for social good and the country and world are better off because of their work.

However, in many different ways, Read the rest of this entry »