Education with Technology: Automation is Necessity

Small steps will make a huge difference. Decreasing the amount of wasted paper is the first one. But education should go further. The Medical Faculty of the University of Basel did (yes, again). This time, the University decided to create BeAxi service that would allow students of the medical faculty to pass exams remotely, using their laptops or even iPads. By doing so, the University demonstrates that it cares about its students and realizes that it is actually 21st century outside and dinosaurs are extinct.

Virtual Reality: an Unexpected Tendency

So, are you going to tell us that some big companies struggle to implement virtual reality? That bunch of over-confident people in strict suits decided that they require it? Are you serious? Yes, they decided to do so because AR and VR technologies are huge now. And by “huge” I mean HUGE.

Outsourcing Boosts UK Economy

These staggering numbers prove that outsourcing has become an important part of the UK economy. Particularly, KindGeek, despite its young age, has already contributed to the UK economy, helping to create successful...

Quantum Computing — a Schrodinger Cat of IT

Quantum Computing is the topic we’ve heard a lot about recently. However, every attempt to explain somebody what this sci-fi-ish thing is really about results in a bunch of “emmmm” and mumbling about unprecedented processing powers and complex algorithms (If you, dear reader, know more than that, props to you). Starting with...

If you want to dive into the world of finances...

You may face a lot of interesting challenges and discoveries while starting a new project in a new country. One of those was for us a banking project from Nigeria. And one more experience that reminds us all the necessities of a discovery phase. So we gonna have a little talk about Kindgeek’s discovery experience with financial services. The first question will be: “how to choose ‘right’ money transfer service to integrate?”. We decided to share some conclusions of our discovery.

Reminder for a team player

Are you a manager of a team, or an employer, either way, you are a part of a squad. Any list of personal skills requirements includes such point as a team player. In fact, this is great that you are really good at whatever you do, or you can be absolutely right, it won’t matter with wrong communication though. Here are few thoughts how to improve the communication in your team.

What have we faced this year with?

2017 was pretty saturated: new technologies, new projects, new challenges. So which top-trends have we faced this year with?

What the Machine Learning?

Self-driving Google car, online recommendation offers, spam detection, a vast understanding of the human genome and a lot of other great non-stop updating features owe such technology as machine learning.

5 "to check" points before conference

If you are going at a conference to represent a startup, you have to be as a scout - always prepared to be ingenious and flexible. In spite of grand preparation for events, there are no limits for improvement.

Why go with software company instead of employing a few developers

Software development is a complex process, which is not just coding. It is planning, managing, teamwork, design, back end, front end, deploying the software, checks performed for many times and with various approaches applied - and this is only the simplest software you may need to be delivered. As for me, it doesn’t sound like a “few people to employ” situation.

Location matters

Although location lost its value nowadays, especially for those working in IT, there is a lack of information and a deep abyss of stereotypes about Ukraine and Lviv in particular in the world's outlook. For this reason, we created such project as LvivLand, which would like to become your personal videopedia about Lviv...

6 Tips to make your StartUp special and doomed to succeed

As long as we work with startups, we see its start, growing and success stages, we are taking a part in this process and we want to share few tips to you. What are the main points to define for your good start (up)?

What makes users happy today

While a huge amount of users (and the Earth’s population) are joining the iPhone 8 and iPhone X announcement, we also enjoy the news’ atmosphere. But what about development and upgrades for your apps?

So what's special about ICO

Initial Coin Offering (or ICO) is kind of crowdfunding used by startups to raise money for some short period. It is similar to IPO (initial public offering), but with cryptocurrency and unregulated state. So, that’s a great and fast way to raise big money for the startup, but a little bit risky. ICO’s create liquidity and growth equity without giving up equity in most cases.

Time to save you from Spam

Spam affects our lives all over the internet. Sometimes you don’t even know that this is spam in front of you. So, what spam actually is? How are we going to detect it? What can we do next?

You don't need a special environment to start your business

In occasion of Independence Day of Ukraine the business edition delo.ua collected success stories of people which are coevals of Ukraine. They were born and growing up “side by side” with our motherland and they made their own way, with none favorable environment.

Blockchain. The infinity of opportunities

Blockchain is immutable distributed database. It is like a spreadsheet that is copied across a network of computer thousands of times. Since the participating in blockchain hackathon KindGeek was improving expertise in BlockChain, especially in Ethereum. We have developed smart contracts using following technologies...

Dream and Act, the way to implementation

The main topic is incredibly powerful and simple “Dream and act”. Anton Skrypnyk is KindGeek’s CEO, Lviv Business School’s MSc in Technology Management program alumni and father of two kinds, lecturer in Lviv Polytechnic National University. “It is great to perceive that in my class above 75% of students are working already, while in another one - only 10%, and I personally and KindGeek want to be the ‘wave”, which makes good viral initiatives and push the action.”