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Grab a pizza this 360° Codebar video

Codebar is a great workshop designed for anyone who wants to learn or develop new tech skills. With a vision in mind; to build diversity in the tech sector 💪  Held weekly in both Brighton and London, it's free and enables underrepresented tech enthusiasts to learn in a supportive and friendly…

Codebar is a great workshop designed for anyone who wants to learn or develop new tech skills. With a vision in mind; to build diversity in the tech sector 💪  Held weekly in both Brighton and London, it’s free and enables underrepresented tech enthusiasts to learn in a supportive and…

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Ocasta help spark the next generation of inventors

The Ocastars were joined by Declan from MakerClub this week, the creative-design after school programme which teaches children how to use emerging technologies for new inventions! BrightSparks is the scholarship programme, designed to allow children aged  8-13 from lower-income families to take part in the impressive technological experience. We are sponsoring a…

The Ocastars were joined by Declan from MakerClub this week, the creative-design after school programme which teaches children how to use emerging technologies for new inventions! BrightSparks is the scholarship programme, designed to allow children aged  8-13 from lower-income families to take part in the impressive technological experience.

A BrightSparks child playing outside with lego at MakerClub Brighton A BrightSparks child playing outside with lego at MakerClub Brighton

Will the real Ocastar please stand up🕺

Some Ocastars are choosing to ditch the chair and stand their way through the day, sometimes our legs just need a good long stretch. Here at Ocasta we will try anything if it means a better working environment. As if the freshly ground coffee machine ☕️, bagels 🍩, Fika Thursdays…

Some Ocastars are choosing to ditch the chair and stand their way through the day, sometimes our legs just need a good long stretch. Here at Ocasta we will try anything if it means a better working environment. As if the freshly ground coffee machine ☕️, bagels 🍩, Fika…

Apple Search Ads hit the UK – so what’s the big fuss?

Last week saw the launch of Apple Search Ads in the UK, alongside Australia and New Zealand. So what's better about it and why should you rush to advertise there? Great news for small businesses ✊ Advertising isn't just for the large corps, here are two reasons why; With Apple Search Ads…

Last week saw the launch of Apple Search Ads in the UK, alongside Australia and New Zealand. So what’s better about it and why should you rush to advertise there? Great news for small businesses ✊ Advertising isn’t just for the large corps, here are two reasons why; With Apple Search Ads…

What’s new with review…

Yesterday saw the release of iOS 10.3, finally allowing you to reply to customer reviews! Reviews are no longer met with stone cold silence, you can now respond to all feedback good and bad. After you have replied users will be notified, giving them the chance to update their review. So…

Yesterday saw the release of iOS 10.3, finally allowing you to reply to customer reviews! Reviews are no longer met with stone cold silence, you can now respond to all feedback good and bad. After you have replied users will be notified, giving them the chance to update their review. So…

Ocasticks – Sprint Poker Stickers for iMessage

Are you so agile you need story estimates on the go? Alongside the launch of iOS 10 we've shared Ocasticks - Sprint Poker Stickers for iMessage! Ocasticks lets you quickly get an estimate on a user story from your team mates. Send over a story for a speedy planning poker session and they simply reply…

Are you so agile you need story estimates on the go? Alongside the launch of iOS 10 we’ve shared Ocasticks – Sprint Poker Stickers for iMessage! Ocasticks lets you quickly get an estimate on a user story from your team mates. Send over a story for a speedy planning poker session and they simply…

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Anyone in San Francisco miss anything British? We’ll bring you some to WWDC!

A few of the team are off to Apple's WWDC in San Francisco next week so if you fancy something British tweet us what you want and we'll do our best to bring it over! We fly Thursday so act fast if you want things like decent chocolate, the letter U, Marmite or PG…

A few of the team are off to Apple’s WWDC in San Francisco next week so if you fancy something British tweet us what you want and we’ll do our best to bring it over! We fly Thursday so act fast if you want things like decent chocolate, the letter…

Electricomics: Chapter One

Today Electricomics 1.0 launches. With 32-page showcase with four very different digital comics ready to read on your iPad. Red Horse by the mighty Garth Ennis. A moving story from World War One, beautifully digitally painted by artist Frank Victoria, whose attention to detail brings every panel to life. You can read…

Today Electricomics 1.0 launches. With 32-page showcase with four very different digital comics ready to read on your iPad. Red Horse by the mighty Garth Ennis. A moving story from World War One, beautifully digitally painted by artist Frank Victoria, whose attention to detail brings every panel to…

Free cupcakes for free WiFi

Virgin Media sent us some cupcakes for launching another update to their WiFi Buddy app - a great way for their mobile customers to get free WiFi on the go. The cupcakes were from Angel Food Bakery in Brighton - yum!

Virgin Media sent us some cupcakes for launching another update to their WiFi Buddy app – a great way for their mobile customers to get free WiFi on the go. The cupcakes were from Angel Food Bakery in Brighton – yum!…