When Red Badger first started working with the NHS on the next version of their collaboration platform, FutureNHS, we were incredibly excited by the opportunity to have an impact on one of the nation's most beloved public services during a critical…
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How do we make agile technology choices – especially those ones where we have relatively little information to use as input but our decision is likely to have a big impact on what we’re building? Here are 8 guiding principles.
Winter winds are setting in, dry Januaries are beginning to feel the itch, and the discounted Christmas chocolate boxes in supermarkets are becoming all the more tempting. To help you stay on track for a little while longer, here are five…
In between taking down the fake cobwebs and trying to remember the fifth of November, have a gander of some of the top articles from the past week.
We are proud to announce that we have been appointed to redesign the Sun Savers app. After a competitive start, we are set with the tasks of improving usability and making features more user-friendly.
We worked with Pride in London to build an open source platform for their new app, allowing the community to celebrate and contribute all year round. Read how we used React Native to deliver a fully functioning mobile app across two platforms…
This week has seen soaring temperatures and soaring English patriotism (in case you missed it- football's coming home). In between tanning and matches we’ve read up on a few things. Five of our favourites are below for you to enjoy.
This week has seen Germany’s shocking exit from the World Cup, glorious weather and some spicy turns in Love Island. But we’ve delved deeper into the news to find five articles that we think are worth a read this week.
One of the goals of creating the Pride app was to develop it as an open source project. Right from the start, we decided to make the repository for the source code public on Github. By making the development public we hoped to encourage the tech…
One of the key reasons Red Badger chose to take on the Pride in London App was to give us the opportunity to gain more experience with React Native. React Native is an interesting choice for us. It complements our experience building web…
What’s branding got to do with it?
We decided early on that we’d need to do some brand thinking around the app. The Pride in London brand is well established, but it has not been designed specifically with digital applications in mind. We knew that…
In between football matches and substitutions, we’ve managed to read up on open source, chatbots, and the new wonder of ‘DesignOps’.
We are very proud to be working with Pride in London on their events app to be in user's hands in time for the forthcoming festival. We've been working closely with the Pride team through workshops, regular face-to-face catch-ups and over Slack.
Karma Tracker is an internal project at Red Badger, implemented in Clojure, that tracks contributions to OpenSource projects by the members of an organisation. It allows us to keep track of Red Badger's contributions to the OpenSource world. What…
Recently, I had one of those moments where someone asks you a question that exposes a lack of knowledge you didn't know you had. The question concerned accessibility and best practice in this area. It's possible that I once knew the answer, but if I…
Red Badger are always looking at new ways of working with regard to our tech stack as well as our process engineering methods. Our focus is on helping our clients to realise benefit as quickly as possible.
To avoid repeating what has been said in previous posts, I’m going to keep this blog as short as possible.