Hackathons to fight COVID-19

The public tech society is on the rise to help mitigating the devastating consequences of the global pandemic COVID-19. How? In the form of hackathons: WirVsVirus, CodeVsCOVID19 and VersusVirus mobilize masses.…

Tech Stew - Issue #4

Welcome to the somewhat longer-than-life 4th edition of the traditional TL;DR Tech Stew newsletter! In this edition you can expect scary beautiful highlights, eery scary downlights and beautiful eery nolights. Everyone can decide for her-/himself what is what. So: light off, spot on and sunglasses on! URME SURVEILLANCE…

Tech Stew - Issue #3

Another round of cool tools and services found its way into the Tech Stew newsletter. Hopefully, you may find one or the other useful, too! Animate.css – Just-add-water CSS animations?https://daneden.github.io/animate.css/ Animate.css Github pageMicro-Animations bring a page to life. A little animation here and…

Why UX matters

My experience with the GetSmarter platform while taking an Executive Education course at the MIT Sloan School of Management and what role the user experience played in there.…

Tech Stew - Issue #2

The next issue of the Tech Stew was definetly overdue, but I finally managed to send it out yesterday. I hope you will find some of the tools, services and posts as interesting as I did when I stumbled over them. TestingTime - Who still tests it?https://www.testingtime.…

Tech Stew - Issue #1

Every month or so I write an e-mail "newsletter" to all employees within our Wunderman Zurich office, no matter whether they are from HR, backoffice, consulting, creative, ad tech, interaction design, strategy, UX, system- or software engineering. Part of our culture is the Co-Creation principle, which combines the creative minds…

Why every developer should have a creed

As a developer we rarely have time to think about the nature of our work, how we actually want to work together with our co-workers and mates and what we wanna stand for. In short - our work ethics. We are stucked between meetings, daily standups, reviews and all kind…