Coupons.com Acquires Eckim To Advance SEM Technologies

Coupons.com has been around for over a decade and a and half, since 1998 to be exact. It came well before many coupon competitors. RetailMeNot, heck BugMeNot, wasn't even a thought at the time. But as far as online couponing goes, it is still rather new. It's core focus…

5 Apps To Replace Your Hukkster

Many felt the Hukkster shut down was out of no where... probably because it was. Lots of twitter buzz. And equally as sudden, other price alert services coming out of the woodwork. Let's see how they stackup. Today I'll be comparing a few of these services, focusing on ease of…

Breaking Down The Hukkster Shutdown

(8/4, 8/12 - SEE bottom of post for updates) With so much positive buzz from Hukkster, how could they shutdown? I have no insights into how their business was run in terms of spending, but what I can analyze is what I'd estimate they were bringing in in…

Best Micro-ORM for .NET?

I used Rob Conery's SubSonic project for a long time. Now I'm looking for a .NET ORM written in C#... Here's what I've come across so far. Dapper Massive Simple.Data Peta.Poco Some newer, perhaps less known ones DrivenDb SauceDb SqlFu, Related Posts Insight.Database Resources Small is Beautiful…

Markdown For What! I've Moved to Ghost

Well this is the first post on Ghost. Enjoying it so far. Really simple, clean, able to just focus on writing... finally! Oh, and yes, it is installed... on IIS. MDFW! also TDFW Koala? …

Integrating Mixpanel with ASP.NET MVC server-side and JavaScript client-side

This post is a quick tip, just some notes on an issue I encountered and the work around I found... To integrate Mixpanel server-side you need to call their REST API. For integrating Mixpanel in .NET there is a library here (currently it isn't listed on the main Mixpanel page…