Tweets: August 2010

RT : Product Management Made Easy - Part 1

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Kelkoo appoints new marketing director to “regenerate brand”

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Kelkoo hires Simpson as it launches brand review

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Connaissez-vous Olivier David et François Larvor from Vannes ? Une shopping barre de derrière les fagots…

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“Mobile SERPS & Usability” Interesting hints at one-index strategy by Google

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I like this SLICE-B framework to define user experience

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Gap@Groupon | Commentary Roundup

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New blog post: An awesome iPad application by Become.com

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RT : Emotional Design: Defining Emotion, Personality and Relationship -

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The history of paid search: “Bubble Blinders: The Untold Story of the Search Business Model” Very interesting read

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“User behavior in SERPs. Eye tracking study July 2010” Of the importance of crafting search snippets

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E-Commerce: is Europe behind or just different?

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“I’m Split Testing … Why Haven’t I Doubled My Revenue Yet?”

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Whaou amazing design for this Polish architecture company (via )

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“Google knows about search trends, but doesn’t do a good job of matching that down to a SKU”

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“Amazon knows more about product demand and supply than any other company on the planet”

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“Fruugo Moves On - Merges With UK Based DTL”

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“Dear Google: Big Brands Aren’t Enough” I mostly agree with this analysis on search intent

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New blog post: How Peryskop harnesses the power of product reviews to enhance product selection

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“Fruugo Posts Net Loss Of 11 Million Euros in 2009 - Aims For Growth” Tough situation for Fruugo, but still a good idea

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Talking about Bing alliance, Yahoo! compares itself to boeing or airbus outsourcing key components. Not convinced.

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RT : Yahoo’s Former Chief Data Officer On Their $800 Million Mistake (TCTV) via

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“Preempting Search” Very nice analysis of the challenges ahead for Google (Groupon and Amazon cited as competitors)

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“Google and Its Yahoo Style Acquisitions” Analysis following Like.com acquisition from Google

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RT : TheFind debuts at on the INC 500 list of America’s fastest growing private companies

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Free results on Yahoo! Search now powered by Bing on the US and CA markets -

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Not Brands but Entities: The Influence of Named Entities on Google and Yahoo Search Results

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RT : A patent application by Google describes how related entities can be used to improve Search

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ravstyczen Persykop is storming - I wanted to write about facebook new initiative f8 and its huge consequences, but…

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“Hunch Tries Local Recommendations” Logical step

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Love those posts from Anders Ramsay about Agile & UX. Last one: “Designing Ahead: The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly”

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Google Buys Like.com

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Just bought my VIP pass to concert in Paris (October). Steve, can’t wait to hear you play your new album live :)

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RT : NexTag CEO raising profitable shopping site’s profile - San Francisco Business Times

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thks for the link. Findability is not that great, a bit darker for me, but some good ideas on product pages & similar products

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“One Site to Search and Sort All Flights: You Must Try Hipmunk” Interesting viz of flights schedules

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Google Search Results Dominated By One Domain via

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RT : Twenga launches a beta site in Japan - Travel section available, Product section coming very soon -

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“GoodRelations & RDFa for Deep Comparison Shopping on a Web Scale” Very interesting…

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Yahoo Kills SearchMonkey, Rolls Back BOSS, Says YQL Will Live

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Applying Hunch’s taste graph on a shopping engine could be great to build recommendations ! Can’t wait to see what will be the 1st partner

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“We will be announcing a nr of partnership deals soon where Hunch’s taste graph will help personalize other websites”

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RT : Online shopping on iPad: Become.com’s iPad App is now available on AppStore - check it out!

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Clever deal RT : TheFind and Magento Partner on Better Data and More Leads for Online Merchants

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“Naspers buys another price comparison site” [PriceCheck in Sud-Africa] via

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Preview of the upcoming Google Chrome Web Store And now NACL and embedded Flash makes sense (via )

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Top 10 Reasons for Weak Product

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mccartneyproj The Paul McCartney Project featured on the official Macca blog…

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RT : Why Information Architects are not Ontologists: Taxonomies, Hierarchies and other elts of IA -

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RT : Blog Post: Google Rumored to be Acquiring Like.com:

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Google: “The thing that makes newspapers so fundamentally fascinating — that serendipity — can be calculated now”

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Top Google Chrome Shopping Extensions

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“Google To Acquire Like.com” More than technology, it seems Google is after innovative shopping sites…

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Doubleclick Founder’s New Search Engine [FindTheBest] Powered By - Gasp - Humans

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eBay Launches Cashback Program With PayPal

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How iPad Could Transform the TV-Watching Experience

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RT : Twenga, sorry Tangou, launches beta site in China - Check !

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“Jon Glick Interview” About SEO, search engines and shopping engines

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“Why I Still Hate Rel=Canonical” “I don’t trust client-side software to resolve problems on a website, ever”

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“All of the shopping engines are going to have to get a lot more aggressive in building a better user experience”

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Expedia flies in to power Yahoo Travel across major European markets

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Google Chrome uses the golden ratio in its design: Wonder how important golden ratio is today for web designers…

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“Arrivée de Google Shopping (Google Product ? Froogle ?) en France ?” Rumor about Google Shopping in France.

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Nice “UX” slashtag on Blekko!! Google is still my primary search engine, but I now use Blekko for advanced search

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“Make Smart Data-Based Decisions” I really like the “Verify” app by Zurb - see examples in the article

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“Use Google Reader & Chrome? You’ll Like the New Postrank Extension” indeed really nice!

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New blog post: Two UI tidbits at Zappos/Amazon

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The Art of an Agenda-Led Meeting “[…] Nothing gets people more excited than leaving a meeting early!” :)

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FinanceAcar launches car finance comparison engine

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Google Agonizes on Privacy as Ad World Vaults Ahead

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Cross-border shopping announcement by ChannelAdvisor : support of Amazon FR / DE for UK merchants

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“Reward the passionates” (This “52 weeks of UX” blog is really awesome!!!)

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Grenoble in the NYTimes: “battleground” or “robocop gear” may be too much, but quite balanced article I would say

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Shopzilla Q2 2010 Revenue down 8.6% Y/Y

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: et l’inspiration est au top! RT Top10 des raisons de se réjouir de l’arrivée d’un nouveau né

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“Loyalty is not the opposite of dissatisfaction. […] The bottom line: Don’t just eliminate dissatisfaction.”

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Interesting multiple-photos browsing per product on Zappos: not easy at first glance, but light in terms of UI

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The Psychology of Prices & Percentages in Promotions

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Kelkoo, Appliances Online, Wikipedia win white goods searches

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“A Powerful Analytics Tip Every Website Should Employ” Obvious but well described

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Jeff Bezos On Amazon’s Fashion Strategy

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RT : IATV: Great article: “Planning Your UX Strategy” by Renato Feijó

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“Please, let me redesign your airline for you”

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RT : Interview MD Europe Shopzilla about user reviews:

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Metrics-Driven Design

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RT : Interesting article - I like the parallelism with signage. =)

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How Online Retailers Can Leverage Facebook’s Open Graph

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Google To Launch Deals Site?

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Mapping People to Products: Hunch & GetGlue

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RT : Discovering LESS. LESS extends CSS with variables, mixins, operations and nested rules. Great!

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Error Message: Google Research Director Peter Norvig on Being Wrong

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“Google Products ouvrira t’il en France en septembre ?” une des questions du quizz estival de :)

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stevelukather God Bless Jeff Porcaro. Not a day goes by I dont miss him and his 1 of a kind groove and his love and light! 18 years. Damn..

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RT : Reading “Social Shopping Draws Teens” by (via )

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“Visualizing Facets” Another great article on the Endeca blog…

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Visa Announces Rightcliq: Like Evernote, but for Shopping

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“Pivoting” to be related with Hunch re-focus ( & ) (via )

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New example of MS Pivot: It’s nice when the dataset is loaded… but loading times seem too long for mainstream usage

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Received a newsletter from Shopping.com entitled “Your Reviews Can Help Stop Animal Cruelty!”. Weird tactic to engage users to write reviews

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fflick’s Sentiment Engine Turns Twitter Into A Crowdsourced Movie Critic

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ok that was quick :) Blekko invite gone :)

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I’ve got a 2nd invite for Blekko search engine - who wants it ?

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“Shopkick Teams With Best Buy To End Fake Retail Check-Ins” Smart but scary?

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No One Nos: Learning to Say No to Bad Ideas

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Seems the sound came from a plane according to LeDauphine :)

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Today I’ve realized the power of realtime. Explosion heard in Grenoble: only Twitter is talking about it even if the cause is still unknown

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“The history and evolution of SEO” Nice infography of 15 years of SEO (yes, 15! :) )

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New blog post: Measy, a quiz-based decision engine for shopping

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Writing a blog post about Measy. Searching “measy / techblogs” on Blekko and got results difficult to get so easily with Google. Impressed!

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Also, very nice introduction video at FindTheBest.com

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The camera lens comparator of FindTheBest.com is pretty good : what is better than pure dashboard to compare features?

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DoubleClick Founder Launches Structured “Decision Engine” FindTheBest.com

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I really like the “Lightbox” tool on Pixmac.com. Could work well on a shopping site… (via )

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The Coupon Network: Everything You Need To Know About The Web’s Hottest Business Model

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