Why being good at Mario Kart Tour might make you a great tester

Introduction The new Mario Kart Tour game has turned into the next big fad in our office, taking all of the basic themes of the classic Mario Kart games and bringing them to mobile. General chat around the office has centred around the different features of the game, what you can unlock and any cool … Continue reading Why being good at Mario Kart Tour might make you a great tester

Experiments with serverless

Just tech hype? These days serverless computing is all the rage - most cloud providers cater for it one way or another. But what use is it? Is it here to stay or is it going to be another one day wonder? The internet is full of such ideas which have fallen by the wayside … Continue reading Experiments with serverless

Rainforest QA and our continuous integration journey

What is continuous integration?  “In software engineering, continuous integration is the practice of merging all developers' working copies to a shared mainline several times a day.” In simple terms, continuous integration means having code changes, environment changes or any computer-based process be self-sufficient.  So, the main question is, how does that affect us here at … Continue reading Rainforest QA and our continuous integration journey

The power of great intranet design

Introduction Historically, intranets haven’t exactly been at the cutting edge of design and user experience. Issues such as confusing layouts, cluttered elements and 2000s-era stylings have been common, and this has led to a general lack of excitement whenever your Comms, IT or HR team have announced that they are bringing in a new intranet. … Continue reading The power of great intranet design

An Introduction to Invotra Labs

How Invotra utilises its APIs to build a world-class user experience... Invotra Labs is an exciting new venture for Invotra. It makes up part of our User Experience (UX) strategy to deliver a world-class user experience. Essentially, we are replacing parts of our product gradually as individual applications with a brand new interface and user … Continue reading An Introduction to Invotra Labs