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Gamification | Coursera | Assignment 3

[15 June 2013] In continuation of the second assignment, here’s the third and final written assignment which was part of the class on Gamification on Coursera offered by University of Pennsylvania‘s (The Wharton School) Prof Kevin Werbach. Post 1 – … Continue reading

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Gamification | Coursera | Assignment 2

[9 June 2013] In continuation of the first assignment, here’s the second written assignment which was part of the class on Gamification on Coursera offered by University of Pennsylvania‘s (The Wharton School) Prof Kevin Werbach. Post 1 – Definition. Cereals … Continue reading

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Gamification | Coursera | Assignment 1

[1 June 2013] This post is still mostly a draft. I’ve been postponing it for a while, but since there’s no better time than NOW – but then I have to get back to this prototype I’m working on (the … Continue reading

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Visual User Training and Feedback

Just put up two new posts on Coderwall “If you’re instructing the user with text, you’re probably doing it wrong” Visual User Training Which illustrates using images/animation instead of lots of text to explain train a user to use a … Continue reading

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Passport Seva Kendra Appointment System

[Posted in Oct 2012: Screenshots and information might be out of date.] …or what their website/video doesn’t tell you about booking an appointment. For the impatient not looking for a story – sync your clock with the server’s clock (open … Continue reading

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Comparing Positions

…or even just floats. [Also on coderwall: https://coderwall.com/p/v3priq%5D This one’s got nothing to do with the Derivatives sessions from last weekend. This may be obvious to some, but I seem to have shared with different people on multiple occasions to, … Continue reading

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CSS Custom Filters

A month or two ago, a few of us went to watch a movie at a local theater. Before the movie begins, apart from showing trailers, they play the national anthem as well. While it plays, the screen shows an … Continue reading

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