With offices in Germany, the UK, the Netherlands and Sweden, Testbirds are a very international team. That is why when it comes to Christmas, everyone has different traditions and celebrates in their own way.
For this blog post, we picked out some special traditions in the Testbirds countries, which you may not have known before. Enjoy!
For many, Christmas is a time to celebrate with your family. Days are spent in front of a crackling fire while fresh snow wraps the world in a unique blanket just outside your window. There’s a sense of secretive serenity as you sit with hot chocolate in one hand, Christmas songs hanging softly in the air… and the white light of your smartphone assaulting your eyes as you frantically search for last minute gift ideas. Let’s face it, technology is everywhere today. In fact, I’m convinced Santa’s workshop now consists solely of entire dev teams with an extensive QA department. After all, how else would he ensure that Rudolph’s GPS is calibrated? For this reason, we’re today bringing you a way to digitally enhance your holidays with:
5 of Testbirds’ Favourite Christmas Apps
As Recommended by our own Employees
The winter season, marked by warm fire places and over sized blankets that shield us from cold, snowy weather, holds a very special, very festive time of the year. Christmas time, where you dedicate the days to family and relaxation, where you overeat to the point of comfortable obesity. Christmas time where the faint glow of fairy lights create mesmerizing patterns on your walls and ornaments lazily rotate on pine trees. Regular life, for a few days, seems to come to a stand still. Until you realize you forgot to purchase a present for your brother, sister, mother, well, your entire family. You start feeling the pressures of last minute shopping in stores that resemble a post apocalyptic future with empty, messy shelves granting glimpses into the frenzy that took place days before.
How Amazon Stole Christmas
Testbirds love Christmas. Especially here in Munich, with all those beautiful christmas markets in the city and winter festival Tollwood just around the corner. And the season fun continues in the office, where we have a lovely advent calendar, made by two very special secret santas. So everyday at noon, the hall is decked with Testbirds eagerly waiting to open their presents. Only a few more left. But even though it is the season to be jolly, it does impact some things concerning community support.