It is an interactive courseware which enables on real world components like navigation controllers and tabs and it has asynchronous processing tasks and alerts for error handling. The CEO of Treehouse, Ryan Carlson said that it is a fun built professional standard application which connects the back-end through the web. They even have a code tool for the iPad users.
In the process of expanding, Treehouse planned to venture into the business and career development sector and in teaching sector, and they have an exclusive portal for those who are seeking for jobs. Many companies recruit their employees based on the performance in the Treehouse.
On October 2014, UrbanClap started their business and now it is the leading service marketplace in India. They operate their business in major cities in India like Chennai, Delhi, Bengaluru, Mumbai and Pune, with twenty thousand service professionals less than seventy five categories and process five thousand customers request each day through its online and mobile application. Varun Khaitan is the co-founder of UrbanClap said that the main goal of his business is that UrbanClap must be the other name for the service. Unlike the other service industry, it helps the customers to sort the professional from a large number of lists covering the service providers from the entire country. And helps the service professionals get good leads. In recent times, they request the customers to fill in a form regarding a requested product, and verify the ratings and performance of the service providers. And they also analyze and differentiate the customers who require the immediate service and the customers who research details.
Timehop is a mobile application that helps the users to share their past memories from three to four years with their friends and family. The user can add their social media account like Twitter, Facebook and Foursquare and iPhone photos to this app. The famous social media Facebook that connects the user with their family and friends, and it enables them to share like, comment, and share the photos, video and posts. They added a new feature to the user profile that reflects the past.
On This Day is a Timehop clone that shows the past events that happened on the current date, and replays the past memory. About sixty million users visit this feature and one hundred and fifty five users subscribed for the notification this feature, which will show the posts, updates and photos uploaded in the past on the same date. When Jonathan Wegener the CEO of Timehop was asked about the new feature on Facebook he said that if Facebook cloned his app only because of its popularity and worth. But the Facebook users of Timehop will no longer use the app because of the new feature in their Facebook profile.
Facebook spent a lot of time in updating their new feature, so a user can select the viewers who can see the posts, photos or updates show in the On This Day feature. They personalized the feature according to the users past usage and they rank the post according to the artificial intelligence. It also filters the memories of the people who you have blocked.
Yo is a social app for the Android, Apple and Windows smartphone users, in which the users of the app can send the word ‘yo’ as a text message or as an audio notification to their friends. After gaining popularity, the app enabled its users to attach locations and links to their friends. And due to its further enhancements of the app, it attracts the companies and brands to do business with them. The Yo was the inspiration for the social apps. HackPlan application development startup‘s Sun Liang developed a clone app of Yo for entertainment purpose. The HackPlan is a startup that has open source developers from South Korea, Canada and China. They developed the ClipInTheBox and Pomotodo applications.
Liang said that they developed Hehe to make fun of the people who make clone app, he read about Yo and wanted make fun of the app by creating a clone. Hehe is a simple app in which you have to use a different communication form to get another person’s Hehe ID, and you cannot invite your friend from the social media. The only thing that you can do is that you can send a Hehe notification to your friend by touching against their name in the app. Several Apple and Android users have used the Hehe app since its release in the market. Sun Liang and his team members are not interested in upgrading or adding new features in this app because they developed the app only to tease the clone app developers. And they said that they will not compete against the leading mobile messaging app WeChat.
The catchy headlines and possibly, liberal use of adjectives and expressive sentences to catch the attention of internet users is common. This all began with Upworthy a website for promoting viral content on social and political issues. They create those catchy two phrase headline which are emotionally manipulative and over sensationalized. The website does not use comment sections but rather expects to be shared over social media. They have created the distin Today there are several other sites which operate in similar manner to Upworthy. These clones do not restrict to social or political issues, they provide sensational headlines for articles on pets and fairness creams.
These sites are more or less “click bait” they generate revenue for page views obtained. These clones survive on two forces the first is the power of facebook in spreading and the ad system. The user base for Upworthy shot to 70 million users in a span of 2 years. Even CNN has adapted to Upworthy like headlines for its site. Though there are numerous sites which clone it all of them have managed to garner their set of users. Some of the popular websites in this line are distractify which has 46 million users and uses sensational headlines for promotion. The number is impressive given most of the photos and videos posted from other sites. There are several examples of such sites like ViralNova, LiftBump and Faithit are popularizing based on this marketing strategy. The interesting thing is these sites do not employ more than 10 to 15 people to create its content.
Rocket Internet is a company that develops and invests on online entities that focus on service sectors like fashion, food and groceries, Travel, Home and living and general merchandise.Jack Drosey, the CEO of Twitter developed Square a mobile payment company that maintains the overall point of sale of small confectioneries to retail stores around the world. The Rocket Internet developed a clone payment service similar to the Square. They split the domain names for all the Asian countries like Hong Kong, Philippines, Vietnam, Singapore, Malaysia and Indonesia.
The Rocket Internet decided to name it as Zenplay, later they reported that they changed the name to EvoPay.But when they opened evopay.de, the website showed an error message, thus they finalized the payment service with a new name called PayLeven. The payment service is available for both the Android and Apple users, and the website Payleven.de is available in English and German version. Reports said that the company registered its name as PayLeven Singapore, because the other ventures of the firm are in Singapore. Unlike the Square, which has a magnetic strip that recognizes the digital cards, the PayLeven has an embedded chip.
The PayLeven Singapore in the publicly available business profile listed itself as the provider of digital, logistic and payment service. Apart from these services it also provides assistance in internet services, management and development. In the research, within a period of one year PayLeven’s online marketing raised up to two hundred and fifty nine million US dollars only in Singapore and they target for the year 2015 was US$2.45B.PayLeven has outstanding records of payments by providing customer friendly experience tackling the underserved part, and providing innovative technology. This in turn helped them to achieve customer payback within 6 months, which is new to the financial industry.
There are several scripts available to set up spotify clone with tunes pulled from YouTube. They can let the users create accounts find famous albums and create playlist. The services created with these scripts are soon to become illegal. The clone scripts are sold for just $38! Wefre is a similar service which uses the API of spotify and YouTube videos play in the background. The site owner Vera was unaware that the operations were illegal. Wefre obtained the code from CodeCanyon which sells several cloned codes.
It is illegal to set-up a music service that uses YouTube content since it is against the terms and conditions of the website. The company strictly states that modifying the audio and video components of YouTube is not permitted. It is not just Wefre but there are several other clones currently operating in a similar path. When YouTube learns this, the company will close access to the contents of its site to them. Wefre after learning its mistake has pulled off the kickstarter campaign it launched to create android and iOS application.
Clone scripts of famous websites are popular. There are codes available even for facebook, twitter etc. These products save time and resources for the site owner as devolping sites from the scratch are tough. They can be easily customized and used. They are extremely cheaper than web development services. However it is not illegal to develop or buy clones but exact usage of copyright content or the exact code of other products is illegal
The LG G4 clone for the budget buyer is G4 stylus. The company decided to use the stylus as ad-on feature for its trimmed version of G4 released in the year 2014.The stylus product is for buyer who wants the best features of G4 but at reduced price. In early touch phone devices stylus was a necessary then came the iPhone and android devices which eliminated its need. The Samsung note series brought back the sleek-natured stylus back to fashion. They also came with lots of uses for creative minds for making notes and doodles. The stylus model from LG has better than price spec costing 21,000. This sales pitch has become quite common with many makers releasing quality products to catch the attention of buyers for their brand.
The one aspect where Stylus shines brighter than G4 is in battery life, 3000 mAh. The rest of the features are in-par or less than G4. The display of stylus does not stand out in the price segment it belongs to. It has a resolution of 720X1280 pixels and 258 Pixels Per inch(PPI) .With 13 MP camera and optical image stabilization, clear low light photography the camera aspects are good for the price. The front cam selfies are good enough. The RAM is limited 1 GB however this does not slow down the device. There is 16 GB internal memory expandable up to 128 GB .other features are, it is a dual sim 4G supporting phone.
Roamsoft released the clone of Thumdtack, a consumer service website. It is a platform where the customers can get their requested service done. It is best suited for the job providers and service professionals regarding technical support, business, legal issues and web designing. BrowsenFind is a platform where the service providers and the consumers can meet each other and get their jobs done. The main objective is to provide on-screen service for the clients and the resource through the online marketplace. The details about the service professionals for specific tasks, or concerts or events are available on the webpage. The service providers can also find the customers for their jobs like management activities, transportation service or vacuuming.
The Thumbtack clone is available with essential features of the service business; the customized platform resolves the customer’s task in an efficient way. The customer can either use the direct or indirect method to select the service provider. In case of the direct method, the customer can review the service profile and the rankings of all the service professionals. The customer can choose their required professional to assist their task. In the indirect method, the customer can select the service professional by filling the form provided on the webpage. The customer requirement is sent to the service professionals who match the demands. Then the interested professionals respond to the customers and discuss the entire details, including payment with the customer. It also enables the administrators to gain benefits from several advertising options and earn by displaying the advertisement. There are several advertising networks like the Clicksor, Google Adsense, Adcash, Propeller Ads, etc; the webmasters can get funds through their network.
Lazada is currently present in 6 nations in South East Asia. Singapore is the most developed among them with high potential for ecommerce business. The other 5 Indonesia Philippines Thailand Malaysia and Vietnam are early tech environment and promising growth in the future.Lazada was launched by rocket internet, famous for bringing up several tech start-ups far from original. This ecommerce business is also the clone script of Amazon can be found in zoplay visit www.zoplay.com/. Though many of rocket internets launches have failed, like easytaxi, this venture has proved successful given its timing in the rising market. Lazada has 5.7 million active users and it had 1.4 million in 2014, a fourfold rise in customer base. Alibaba is the clear winner in Chinese market with sales double than its nearest competitor.
The company is looking to expand and capture new markets. Lazada has managed to penetrate into the most difficult markets of Southeast Asia. The difficulty with these markets comes from poor infrastructure, lack of internet connectivity, transportation, payment methods, local laws, custom clearance and different languages. And it is easier to invest than venture in these rough waters. Despite all the shortcomings this region is filled with potential for growth. The population here is around 618 million and the middle class population is expected to reach 400 million in 2020. Sellers on Alibaba can now reach shoppers across Southeast Asia thus increasing its sales amid the economic slowdown in China