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The Magic behind Fairy Tales | John Mathew | TEDxIIITDMJabalpur
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Added Sep 29, 2016
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Mr. Mathew takes us through his adventurous ride from being an avid coder to a successful entrepreneur.He talks about his failures and what he learnt from them.He is an explicit example of how can someone learn from his failures which are actually the magic that helps us learn better.

Self made Entrepreuner, programmer, designer with extraordinary ideas and skills to transform a simple task to something magical! He started off his journey with his mini project from his engineering days. Upscaled the small data engine he made into an artificial analytical engine- RIA, which identifies and unlocks pattern in data.
2012 marked the launch of 'RIAFY', his own startup with 5 of his friends. The same year, Riafy won 'top 5 most promising startup' in 2012, from Startup Village, Kerala.
Hardwork pays off! The magic of RIAFY when applied to a rudimentary cooking app, grew into an international phenomenon. ranked #1 in India and showcased by google on 51 countires! Thats just the begining of RIAFY.

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