Designing for errors. How to avoid frustrating experiences
It’s relatively easy to design for ideal scenarios where people use devices and systems as intended. But errors happen, and the real challenge comes when users get into trouble. Our UX Designer, Yolanda, shares some pearls of wisdom on how to design products and services that handle problems and create stress-free user experiences.
July 30, 2020
The value of white space in design
Quantum physicists often say that empty space has more energy than everything in the universe. Similarly, our UI Designer, Andrzej, highlights the key role that white space plays in interface design. In this article, he demonstrates how it helps to declutter surfaces, ease cognitive load, and provide website and app users with the right balance of visual clarity
July 23, 2020
Learning a new language
Our Spanish Language Teacher, Ricardo, has written this fascinating article in which he draws upon his years of experience teaching. Give it a read to find out about psycholinguistics and the combination of “brain and will” that can propel your language-learning abilities.
July 16, 2020
How to load millions of rows into MySQL without agony
It's a data dream! In this new blog article, our Database Engineer, Geo, shows us an efficient and reliable way to load tables without performance issues in MySQL.
July 07, 2020
The conundrum of security testing
Our Head of AppSec, Claudio, ponders what’s the real value of testing software without a true understanding of what we are testing for?
June 25, 2020
This year, for Pride 2020, we are especially proud to share with you this video of fellow Inventors showing their support for belonging, Pride Month and the LGTBQ+ community.
June 24, 2020
Workshop Warrior Championship Winners!
The Battle for AppSec Security returned for another thrilling year in the Workshop Warrior Championship 2020. Watch the video of the final here!
June 15, 2020
Hack to the future!
Our Sports Team Inventors have been a hive of hacktivity, in this year’s recent Hackathon! Watch the “live hacktion replay” of this exciting event.
May 27, 2020
TWS band at home - Here Comes the Sun
Here comes the sun and here come our Inventors in this great musical tribute!
April 15, 2020
How to improve the stakeholder engagement based on the VAK learning models
Have you ever thought about how to better approach or sell your ideas to your stakeholders? Learn more about the VAK types.
March 12, 2020
A pragmatic look at functional programming: The Quick Seat project (Part 3-3)
The moment of truth: what happened when our Scala micro service made it to the production environment?
March 09, 2020
Finding Inspiration in Interface Design
Inspiration is an elusive beast. The more you chase her, the faster she runs.