How Online Marketplaces Build Community

Humans are social creatures by nature. And if the explosion of social media has taught us anything, it’s that we’re willing to give up a lot to connect with others, including personal information. Once upon a time, we gathered in town squares, and the marketplaces grew up around us because that’s where the people were. […]

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Adding new features is (not) hard

The software being built to approve your healthcare plans is unable to handle variations in billing premiums based on a person’s age, if that person is a smoker. Earlier this week a request came in from a potential Handbid client; the ability to charge tax on a per item basis. The catch was, the […]

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