uLasoo is Closing Down

scotty on 24/07/2012 at 1:45 pm, filed under Website

Remember uLasoo, the deal sharing Salmat-backed deal sharing website of Australia’s biggest online catalogue that I have blogged about almost 4 years ago? Just got an email from “The Lasoo Team”: Thanks for your support of our social experiment that was uLasoo. A place where we began a community where members truly owned part of […]

How to pronounce Huawei?

neil on 20/07/2012 at 9:00 am, filed under Mobile

Hoo-ah-way? Hoo we? For those who wish to skip the video, it’s apparently pronounced “Wah-Way”. Huawei phones are quite popular on OzBargain with 43 deals posted with most of those postings occurring in 2011. The majority of Huawei phones are priced below $100 dollars. Top 5 Popular Huawei phones: X3 Deals: 6 Avg Vote: 23 […]

How to remember deals that start in the future

neil on 11/07/2012 at 9:00 am, filed under Website

There have been many deals posted that didn’t start until a date in the future. The most notable one was the IKEA eat your discount deal posted on September 5 but not starting until December 12. How can users remember a deal that far in the future? Hit the Add Reminder link and get a […]

The death of voucher sites?

neil on 04/07/2012 at 9:00 am, filed under Group Buy, OzBargain, Stats

The first voucher (group buy) site appeared on OzBargain around the beginning of January 2010 in the form of Ouffer. One by one, the market became saturated by these voucher sites. So has the bubble burst and  are these sites days numbered? Just by looking at the amount of voucher sites, one could make the […]