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Our journey navigating the techosphere


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How sketching sessions make your team more collaborative

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Sketching sessions can be defined as a get-together where ideas are shared through visual means. They often take place after some research and are done in the form of ‘blue-sky thinking’, allowing a team to tackle the research findings without constraints. Th…

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How I setup my Mac

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Before Getting Started: These “knowledge pills” are mostly aimed at Placement Year students that are just starting to move their first steps into the real world. If you are already a professional, you can probably skip all of this! If you are a recent graduate…

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Blue Green Infrastructure

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Introduction In the computing world, blue green is an established model of deployment usually associated with software applications. The idea being you can run two versions of code side-by-side and switch traffic to a new version without downtime, leaving the…

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Can we Kanban?

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We recently changed from using Scrum to Kanban for managing our work, and we’d like to share our reflections and what we learned along the way.…

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Automating how IVR call flows are tested

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I’m creating IVR Tester, a tool that automates calling IVR flows and traversing them based on what it hears. Developing this tool has been an interesting journey and one I’d like to share with you from a high-level perspective.…

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It’s time to pay attention to China's super apps

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China’s COVID-19 tracking system, ‘Health Code’ – launched in Hangzhou, Zhejiang province, in February 2020 – has been a crucial part of the country’s success in battling the virus. Health Code uses QR codes which switch between green, yellow, and red to ind…