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Unboxed Roundup: Our links for w/c 27th February 2017
March 3, 2017
Structuring and managing CSS
March 1, 2017

Managing CSS has always been a bit of a free-for-all. We have complete freedom as to how we structure and organise our project’s stylesheets. This is both good and bad. For quick and disposable projects, you just need something to work and you hav...

Unboxed Roundup: Our links for w/c 20th February 2017
February 24, 2017
Unboxed Roundup: Our links for w/c 13th February 2017
February 17, 2017
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Welcome to the team: Lawrence Richards
February 17, 2017
Hi, I’m Lawrence. I’ve recently joined the Unboxed team in London as a service designer. Originally from Portsmouth, I’ve lived in London for seven years, studying Design at Goldsmiths and Service Design Innovation at LCC. I love exploring ne...
Unboxed Roundup: Our links for w/c 6th February 2017
February 10, 2017
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Scaling Rails through 650 million requests in 5 days: The Donald Tr...
February 7, 2017
Parliament Petitions is a Rails app which we built in collaboration with GDS during the summer of 2015. Andrew is the lead developer and lead support of the platform, working alongside Pete Herlihy - the Product Owner. Since last Sunday, our team...
Unboxed Roundup: Our links for w/c 30th January 2017
February 3, 2017
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Taking action to combat health inequalities in Lambeth’s Portuguese...
January 31, 2017
The London Borough of Lambeth is a very diverse community, with an estimated 1 in 6 residents across this Borough speaking Portuguese as their native tongue. Following an annual report compiled by healthcare leaders in Lambeth and the completion o...
Unboxed Roundup: Our links for w/c 23rd January 2017
January 27, 2017
Unboxed Roundup: Our links for w/c 16th January 2017
January 20, 2017
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Digital Customer Programme: Show & Tell #12 with Newham Council
January 17, 2017
Here we are - Show & Tell #12 with Digital Team, and the first of 2017. With a room full of refreshed attendees from the festive break, it’s time to see what’s been happening across the lastest sprint of the Digital Customer Programme with New...
Unboxed Roundup: Our links for w/c 9th January 2017
January 13, 2017
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The five day design sprint with Guy’s & St. Thomas’ NHS Foundation ...
January 11, 2017
At Unboxed, we are constantly running various workshops. But that doesn’t mean we know everything. We are always up for trying something a bit different if this will ultimately allow us to serve our customers better, so we never stop reading or ex...
Unboxed Roundup: Our links for fortnight commencing 26th December 2016
January 6, 2017
Unboxed Roundup: Our links for fortnight commencing 12th December 2016
December 22, 2016
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Bridging the gap between Discovery and Alpha: Show & Tell #11 with ...
December 20, 2016
The first Show & Tell since the completion of the initial Discovery Phase, and the final of 2016, with the Digital Team at Newham Council. With the Digital Customer Programme now entering into the Alpha Phase, it’s a very exciting for the tea...
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Unboxed Hackathon #2 - All in an innovation day’s work
December 19, 2016
Following the success of our last Hackathon day, we decided to make this a recurring event, spending more innovation days together as a team. Last week, a group of six of us (Charlie, Chris, Elena, Jack, Neil and Tom) headed back down to Campus L...
Unboxed Roundup: Our links for w/c 5th December 2016
December 9, 2016
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Welcome to the team: Boris Divjak
December 8, 2016
Hello, I’m Boris. New to the team, I’ve recently joined Unboxed as a Designer. With over 12 years of experience in creating digital services, I’m a Service Designer with an interdisciplinary background (BA in Graphic Design, MDes in Service...
Unboxed Roundup: Our links for w/c 28th November 2016
December 2, 2016
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Faster than Lightning: November's Developer Event
November 30, 2016
Interesting code snippets, insightful discussion, story sharing and good company - it’s November’s ‘Faster than Lightning’ developer talks at Unboxed. Here’s a selection of the submissions from this month: Charlie Interestingly; it’s p...
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The designful movement
November 29, 2016
“Their value proposition was, ‘Make it whatever you want. You can choose whatever color you want,‘…I believe that’s abdicating your responsibility as a designer.” - Jonathan Ive on Moto Maker For me this statement sums up the way ...
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Welcome to the team: Elena Tanasoiu
November 28, 2016
Hi there - I’m Elena! I recently joined the Unboxed team in London as a Ruby on Rails developer. Originally from Romania (no, I’m not a vampire, but I do have friends called Vlad), I lived in Denmark for five years, during which time I st...
Unboxed Roundup: Our links for w/c 21st November 2016
November 25, 2016
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Digital Customer Programme Discovery Phase: Show & Tell #10 with Ne...
November 25, 2016
The Digital Team have reached a milestone Show & Tell in their Digital Customer Programme Discovery Phase with Newham Council - Sprint 10. With a buzz across the room, spirits are high as it reaches 11am – the time for the Show & Tell kick...
Unboxed Roundup: Our links for w/c 14th November 2016
November 18, 2016
Unboxed Roundup: Our links for w/c 7th November 2016
November 11, 2016
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Digital Customer Programme Discovery Phase: Show & Tell #7 with New...
November 9, 2016
It’s been two weeks since I attended Show & Tell #5 at Newham Council, so back along I came for the next weekly session to see the progress the Digital Team have made across Sprint Seven of their 10-week Digital Customer Programme Discovery Ph...
Unboxed Roundup: Our links for w/c 31st October 2016
November 4, 2016
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