Abhishek Desai

My, myself and the Internet

Month: June, 2016

If you could only take one or two software products to market, what would they be and why?

I came across above questions on Quora. My first reaction was to mention some cool well-known products, which I wish I could have taken to market. But that would have been a shallow answer. Thinking about it for some more time, I came up with following. The scale at which software products (and thus a software […]

A way to get people’s passwords (not phishing)

Create an interesting concept page, which looks like yet another “cool-app-you-can’t-live-without”, for e.g. An app to find your “past crush” Ask people to login using email and password upfront. Keep some annoying password rules so that people have to enter complex passwords (optional). Store those passwords as plain text in your database! (or simply email […]