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Development

How we do Mobile QA at Made by Many

I’ve been testing for over six years now. The early days were very much desktop-based QA, but as the uptake of mobile browsing and the demand for responsiv...

Jamie Mayes  ·  Jun 15 2017

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Fear and despair in product teams (and how to navigate them)

Making successful digital products is hard. For many businesses, it’s still a step into the unknown. It requires teams to experiment with new ways of worki...

Kristof Goossens  ·  Jun 09 2017

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Development

Swallow your developer’s pride and just do stuff

Doing things the wrong way to get the right result

Łukasz Sągol  ·  Jun 08 2017

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People

Calling all interns!

Summer in London is here again and that means it’s time for us to recruit this year’s team of interns. You’ll have to be quick: applications open today and...

Charlotte Hillenbrand  ·  Jun 08 2017

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Business

Why we make

Not so long ago Jason Fried of Basecamp published a small piece called “Planning is Guessing” — you don’t need to read it to get his point but a) he’s righ...

Matt Williams  ·  May 31 2017

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Business

How we co-locate on projects at Made by Many

At Made by Many we place a huge value on face-to-face contact with our clients. It improves productivity and helps build strong relationships – if it’s don...

Peter Parkes  ·  May 25 2017

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Design

Riffing on Design

During my heady student days, I spent most of my time (and student loan) travelling up and down the country playing guitar in a pop-punk band. Rather than ...

Adam Morris  ·  May 24 2017

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Front-end London. This time without the booze

At the end of every Front-end London event we invite our attendees to the Earl of Essex pub and encourage them to meet new people, exchange ideas and devel...

Andrew Walker  ·  May 23 2017

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Development

A Year of React Native: SSL Pinning

We’ve been using React Native for over a year now and we’re loving how quickly we can create feature-rich and performant apps for iOS and Android. So far w...

Sam Murray  ·  May 23 2017

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Business

A haiku about product-led transformation

Last week we took half a day out as a company to re-state our vision for Made by Many and share some work we’ve been doing to sharpen our narrative.

Tim Malbon  ·  May 19 2017

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Business

How we present a business case to a CEO at Made by Many

One of the key outputs of our vision and discovery service package is a business case. This blog post explains how we present this to a CEO and their team.

Peter Parkes  ·  May 19 2017

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Design

A Short Thought: Design isn’t where the progress is made—learning is

About a month ago we played back our first two weeks of a discovery phase to our client. The presentation was brimming with output. Diagrams, sketches, pho...

Tom White  ·  May 18 2017

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Business

Unleashing customer magic: our upcoming workshop at The Digital Content Summit 2017

We’re excited to be running a very different type of workshop at the Digital Content Summit 2017 in London next Tuesday 23 May.

Tim Malbon  ·  May 17 2017

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Development

A Year of React Native: Styling Part 1

We’ve been using React Native for over a year now and we’re loving how quickly we can create feature-rich and performant apps for iOS and Android. So far w...

Sam Murray  ·  May 17 2017

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Development

Why Slack’s new search functionality is my favourite machine intelligence case study

Machine Learning, Artificial Intelligence, Deep Learning — I’m constantly being told that one (or all) of these will soon replace me in my job.

Łukasz Sągol  ·  May 16 2017

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Made by Many’s Research and testing shopping list

Whether we're interviewing someone about their personal finances, observing kids playing catch or testing out a new app, we spend a lot of time talking to ...

Tom Harding  ·  May 15 2017

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Process

The time travelling team: how to avoid failure before it happens

Things don’t always go to plan on projects. It comes with the territory when working in an adaptive, lean and nimble way.

Adam Morris  ·  May 08 2017

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IoT

In Google Home we trust?

In a post-truth world where to ‘Confirm Humanity’ is to tick a check-box that says, ‘I am not a robot’, the machine interpretation of ‘humanity’, ‘truth’, ...

Charlotte Hillenbrand  ·  May 03 2017