Rumour has it… What to expect at MWC 2018

Which smartphones will be announced at this year’s MWC? That’s THE question for the mobile-savvy community and currently, the rumours are heating up. One thing is for sure: We will see some brand-new devices with exciting features. But which ones will it be? We dug into the latest reports and rumours to present you our top predictions for Mobile World Congress 2018.

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Building a start-up: What characteristics do you need to be a successful founder?

In my last blog post, I wrote about our experiences when starting Testbirds and what I’ve learned from evaluating business ideas. You obviously will need a really good idea if you want to found a company. But another important aspect you have to consider is asking yourself if you have what it takes to be a founder. In this post, I will talk about the top 5 characteristics that, from my perspective, make a good founder.

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I’m Felix and this is my role at Testbirds

My Role at Testbirds is a series of blog posts that gives insights into the daily life at the office. Every so often, one of our employees will introduce you to his or her line of work and share some helpful tips.

This week features our team member Felix Buchner who is responsible for making Testbirds famous in the DACH market as PR and Marketing Manager in the Munich Office.

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The History of the @: From Medieval Monks to the Early Days of the Internet

The chronicle of Constantine Manasses from 1345 including an @-symbol. Source: Wikimedia Commons

In this edition of “terms from the world of IT explained “, I will not talk about a term in particular, but about the history of a sign we all use daily: the at-sign or @. We use it in e-mail-addresses or on social media platforms for our handles, but why is it one of the most important symbols on the internet? Continue reading

Top Employer 2018 – How We Live Up To Our Name

Everyone knows that feeling when you receive a lot of praise and you ask yourself ‘What did I do to deserve this?’

Testbirds is “Top Arbeitgeber Mittelstand 2018”, which means that we are one of the best medium-sized employers out of 13,000 companies according to the German business magazine FOCUS. We know exactly why we deserve this award and therefore we are very happy to have the chance to share this news not only with our employees but with you, our readers.

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