UX & Design Sari Griffiths

Good design is accessible: top tips

But, but... accessibility makes design less creative…?

Well, no. Good design is inherently accessible. Saying it stops you being creative is a bad excuse for NOT doing a good design. I’m going to take you through why it is so, purely from a visual…

UX & Design Jun Taoka

Apple Watch – a sceptical badger's experience

It’s been one month since I have started wearing the Apple Watch. From the outset I was a sceptic; my general lack of faith stemmed from seeing a former colleague use the watch on a phone call. Awkwardly speaking in to the device, he would…

technology Monika Ferencz

TestExpo 2015: fragments of a dream

Too often in my career I have found that testing is exactly like water, gravity or Google: you don’t realise how important it is to your life, until you suddenly lose it for some reason. But to the people behind the yearly TestExpo conference,…

UX & Design Joe Dollar-Smirnov

Staying Lean in Complex Organisations

There’s been loads of writing about how operating models vary from business to business. Since Agile was a thing (from 2001) it has grown to become a buzzword that many organisations see as a silver bullet. This is not a new phenomenon. We often see…

technology Monika Ferencz

Ghostlab - This won't hurt a bit!

I always thought cross-browser testing on multiple devices was a lot like going to the dentist: it is unpleasant even if you are not deathly afraid of the process (which I am), but an absolute necessity to do from time to time, otherwise the…

Tiago Azevedo

Badger Academy Week 3

The third week of Badger Academy has passed, and with it ends the first cycle of seniors helping interns. For this thursday we were paired with Joe Stanton. We ran into a lot of problems during the week, which left us somewhat frustrated but also…