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Building team happiness through company-wide developer retrospectives

Learn how team happiness issues can be identified and fixed with in-house retrospectives for teams, and how retrospectives can improve teams.

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Complex web application project gets cost-effective solution

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Technical debt and entropy: what the laws of physics teach us about refactoring code

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Life Education leverages Agile development to keep kiwi kids healthy

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AnyQuestions: Helping kiwi kids thrive in the information age

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Boost website accessibility and build traffic – 12 tips for website owners

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International appetite for Supplejack metadata aggregator

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Boost joins new government Web Services Panel

Boost has been appointed to the new government Web Services Panel. Learn what this means for government agencies and how they can use the WSP.

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Boost’s 5 trends for 2017

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Cutting-edge app stirs up more business for Streetwise Coffee

Add a touch of new technology to Streetwise Coffee and you create a cartload of new customers, sweeter-than-ever sales figures … Continued

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How reducing your batch size is proven to radically reduce your costs

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3 top tips to set up your project for success

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Te Papa changes tack to deliver their flagship website

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CSS Calc: Creating fluid layouts with more precision

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Building for mobile first

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Ringing out the red – making the most of the Boost blog

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What does Lego and building high quality software have in common?

All the way from Poland and after a stint with NZ Customs, the Lego blocks we ordered a while ago … Continued

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The new Boost website is live

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The Boost website evolution

It has been a while since we last posted an update on the progress of the Boost website. There have … Continued

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5 steps to better value for money in web application development

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Boost Website progress

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Scrummaker: The project kick-off

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Scrummaker: The technical discussion

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Scrummaker: The experience mapping workshop

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Scrummaker: the customer validation process

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Scrummaker, or, building a new Agile product in two days

Boost closed its doors for an all-hands two-day product development workshop, to build a new tool for teams running Agile retrospectives that we’ve named Scrummaker.

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Scrum and the Boost website, the evolution continues

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Test Driven Development and Agile

Why Test Driven Development? Test Driven Development (TDD) approaches the production of code in a different way, it enables the developer to consider the … Continued

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Behavior Driven Development and Cucumber, embracing agile development

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Pair programming: When and why

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Jeff Sutherland on the History and Structure of Scrum

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Jelly at Boost: Friday co-working for free

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Friday links: design, development, usability and more

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Working with Git

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DrupalSouth Presentation

DrupalSouth, an annual gathering of Drupal people from around New Zealand, happened over the long weekend here in Wellington. The venue … Continued

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Scrum and Kanban – a developer’s perspective

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Drupal linked themes

We’ve released our first public Drupal module – linkedtheme. This modules gives you the ability to link themes together so … Continued

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Scrum and Kanban – less is more

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How the west was clustered

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What should break the test?

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Squirrel and the custom nut matcher

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Choosing which database indexes to add

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Using Litmus to integrate cross-browser testing into our workflow

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Making your site Pixel Perfect

Here at Boost we lovingly handcraft our HTML and CSS when implementing our designs. We use text editors rather than … Continued

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Flex radar chart component

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JRuby presentation for WellRailed

On the 25th of February ’09 I did a brief JRuby presentation on JRuby and how we’re using it at … Continued

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