The team behind Experiment 8 – Guess It has a terrible name and a simple idea: Guess the price of any product on its website correctly and get a deep discount. Come close and get a smaller one.
Their vision is to gamify the shopping experience and breathe new life into the moribund model that existing daily-deal e-commerce websites currently use (including the team’s own).
See, the hack from Experiment 8 – Guess It also answers the question, when is a hack more than a hack? As the name “Experiment 8” implies, this is the eighth attempt from the team at Daily Steals to find a way to increase engagement with their company’s site. They came in to the hackathon yesterday with little more than their seven months of working together as a team with the desire to do something to improve the way shoppers bought goods online. It’s unclear what…
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