[maemo-community] maemo.org Products karma

From: Andrew Flegg andrew at bleb.org
Date: Wed Aug 19 00:22:25 EEST 2009
On Tue, Aug 18, 2009 at 20:45, Alexey Zakhlestin<indeyets at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Tue, Aug 18, 2009 at 1:59 PM, Andrew Flegg<andrew at bleb.org> wrote:
>> Right, since this is "app karma" (rather than "user karma" or "news
>> karma") I'd include 't' = time since last release (this information is
>> in the midgard db for an app).[...]
> I am not sure we should include it, as new release of app will get a
> lot of new downloads from other listings, which will result in growth
> of "Cool factor" automagically

This is the question of which came first, the downloads or the
highlighting. A lot of people will download it through the Application
Manager as an upgrade but this is a lagging indicator (as I understand
your approach) and so will mean we're *dependent* on people upgrading
to get the app bumped slightly.

> I will publish "raw data" tomorrow.

Cool, thanks.



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