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Don't Build a Product, Build an Experience! | John Mathew | TEDxMITS
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Added Aug 23, 2016
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What makes Taj Mahal Special? Would building an exact replica make the replica as special as the Taj? In this fascinating talk, John Mathew give insights on importance of building an experience and not just a product.

John is the CEO and Co-Founder of Riafy Technologies, one of the premier app studios in the world.

John is an entrepreneur, programmer and designer who have pure passion to make innovative ideas a reality. Along with his 5 friends he, co-founded Riafy Technologies, one of the premier app studios in the world. He is also a joint patent holder on relational intelligence - a system used to power their apps. The launch of Cookbook in September 2013 - a cooking app that let people discover recipes they would love to eat, was a milestone in his extraordinary journey. Riafy became the first company in India to be honored with both the Top Developer and Editors' Choice badges on Google Play. He and his team believe that technology makes sense only when it can touch people's lives. Hence they focus on building experiences, not just products. And that seems to work out, their apps are used by 15 Million people spanning 157 countries and 21 languages today.

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