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How Well Do You Really Know Your Customers?

Remember the still-maligned Windows Vista operating system upgrade? What about Google’s Lively 3-D virtual world simulator and Allo instant messaging platform? While it’s easy to have missed those short-lived or misconceived products, it’s much ...

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Joseph Noonan  

|  September 06, 2019   |   Product Management

Q&A with Johanna Rothman on 5 Major Agile Product Traps

Revulytics sponsors a series of Product Management Today webinars featuring innovative ideas from top software product management thought leaders. In these blog posts, we ask the presenters to share their insights - we encourage you to watch the ...

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Keith Fenech  

|  September 05, 2019   |   Product Management

6 Software Piracy Myths

As long as there has been software, there has been software misuse: both pirated use (companies using pirated versions of software with cracked licenses) and overuse (legitimate customers exceeding the legal use defined in a license agreement). ...

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Victor DeMarines  

|  August 29, 2019   |   Software Piracy

Q&A with Nir Eyal, author of Indistractable: How to Control Your Attention and Choose Your Life

We recently shared a Q&A with Nir Eyal about a webinar Revulytics sponsored that covered some of the ideas in his New York Times best-seller, Hooked: How to Build Habit Forming Products. Now, he’s written a new book, Indistractable: How to Control ...

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Michael Goff  

|  August 23, 2019   |   Product Management

What is Software Piracy?

What is Software Piracy? Software piracy is the use of unlicensed software where the user has never paid the software vendor a licensing fee for the application. It can be contrasted with “license overuse” where the user has paid a software vendor a ...

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Victor DeMarines  

|  August 21, 2019   |   Software Piracy

Catch Software Pirates with Honey, Not Vinegar

Consider it a compliment that a company wants to use your software product, even if it’s an unlicensed version. After all, despite the financial hit, the culprit could have chosen a competitor’s product.

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Victor DeMarines  

|  August 14, 2019   |   Software Piracy

Q&A with Steve Johnson, VP of Products, Pragmatic Institute

Revulytics sponsors a series of Product Management Today webinars featuring innovative ideas from top software product management thought leaders. In these blog posts, we ask the presenters to share their insights - we encourage you to watch the ...

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Keith Fenech  

|  August 08, 2019   |   Product Management

Four Data-Driven Ways To Combat Software Piracy

Piracy has long been a thorn in the side of the software industry. A 2018 survey found that worldwide, 37% of software installed on personal computers is unlicensed, with the commercial value of that unlicensed software coming in at $46.3 billion. ...

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Joseph Noonan  

|  August 06, 2019   |   Software Piracy