The Nest during the holiday season

Merry Christmas from Testbirds!

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.

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Round Table “Moderne Arbeitswelten 2.0 – Neue Arbeitsformen im digitalen Zeitalter”

Wie verändert das Internet unsere Arbeitswelt? Welche neuen Formen des (Zusammen-) Arbeitens ermöglicht die Vernetzung unabhängig vom geographischen Standort?

Begriffe wie Share Economy, Crowdsourcing und Internet-Nomaden sind heutzutage in aller Munde. Aber welche Chancen bieten sich durch das Web 2.0 für den Einzelnen und mit welchen Gefahren geht diese Entwicklung einher?

Am 26. November 2014 möchten wir diesen Fragen mit einem ausgewählten Kreis an Vertretern aus Wirtschaft, Politik und Gesellschaft in München gemeinsam auf den Grund gehen.

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Tweeting Birds Are the First Sign that Spring has Sprung

Spring is the time of the year when everything comes to life. At Testbirds, the spring came early!

In mid-March, Testbirds received a round of Series A funding worth €2.1 million. The leading investor is the French venture capital firm Seventure Partners. TechCrunch, among other publications, featured an article on the investment based on their interview with Philipp, one of Testbirds’ co-founders and CEO.

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I’m Ferdi 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 Ferdinand Willburger from the Sales Department of Testbirds in Munich. Ferdi, as he likes to be called, focuses on the German market along with his Business Administration studies at Kempten University of Applied Sciences.

 

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Dream as if you’ll live forever. Live as if you’ll die today.
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I’m Laura Chung 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 Laura Chung, the UK Business Development Assistant. Laura is part of the International Team at the headquarters of Testbirds in Munich.

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Testbirds fly out sometimes…this time to Barcelona!

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At the start of next week, more than 70,000 people from around the globe will be flocking to Barcelona for Mobile World Congress, the world’s largest exhibition and conference for the mobile industry. As a partner of GSMA, the organizer behind the event, Testbirds is proud to be exhibiting at MWC for the second year in a row. Therefore, with  MWC coming up, Testbirds seized the initiative to test the official MWC app to assess the app from the end-user’s point of view.  Continue reading

Don’t Let the IT Language Scare You

You don’t need IT skills to become a software tester!

Testbirds is an IT-based enterprise providing crowdsourced software testing services.

Seems complicated, right?

If you do not consider yourself tech-savvy and think that everything related to IT (Information Technology) is beyond your knowledge, you might mistakenly think that Testbirds is not for you – just by reading this one sentence description. Continue reading

Testbirds Starting the New Year with a Kick-Off


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All around the world, the New Year was welcomed with spectacular fireworks. Testbirds, however, welcomed 2014 with a big bang.

What is a Bird without a Tree to Nest In?

We kick-started 2014 by moving our office ‘nest’ from Guerickestraße to Radlkoferstraße, making it Testbirds’ third office in Munich. Over the course of three weeks, Testbirds has built its office ‘nest’ under the lead of dedicated Decoration Managers, Mariana and Martina, and the Kitchen Supply Manager, Frank. As a result, Testbirds’ office has become an inviting and creative working space. Continue reading