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Why we're leaving our office behind

How is it possible that after five years in Vantage Point, we’re leaving behind a space that reflected our values for so long? I thought I’d take a few moments to explain our thinking and what might be next.

Our new team member Rob Culture
10 minutes with Rob

Meet Rob. The latest edition to our team.

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Top Posts

Swift basics 001 iOS
Control Flow Statements - If/Guard | Swift Basics

There are many control flow statements in Swift, far too many to cover in 1 post. Here we'll just briefly look at the if and guard statements.

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Rhys working at his desk in the Brightec office Our Code
Secure Secret Storage using Google Cloud Platform

A simple solution to securely storing client and application secrets when using Google Cloud Platform

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Elle sitting at a table thinking Culture
A-Z App Development Jargon Buster

A glossary of common app development terms explained

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Latest Posts

People
10 minutes with Josh

No one could forget our Creative Director Josh

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Swift basics 003 iOS
Mapping, Filtering and Reducing | Swift Basics

These are some of the common ways of working with arrays.

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Swift basics 002 iOS
Enums | Swift Basics

A standard feature of most programming languages is enumerations, allowing you to define a group of related items.

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Alistair and Rhys working alongside each other Android
Introducing Vectordrawable-Seekable

Using the new and improved AnimatedVectorDrawable to pause and seek your animations.

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Alistair and Rhys working alongside each other Android
Introducing Vectordrawable-Seekable

Using the new and improved AnimatedVectorDrawable to pause and seek your animations.

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Culture
How to look after our mental health while working from home

WFH. Social distancing. Furlough. These are some of the terms that have become the new normal in this strange time.

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Culture
How to look after our mental health while working from home

WFH. Social distancing. Furlough. These are some of the terms that have become the new normal in this strange time.

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Andy sitting at a desk with one of the Brightec team Our Code
Refactoring with Empathy

Is it just me or do the words ‘refactor’ and ‘rearchitect’ fill you with dread?

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Alistair holding Android character Android
Education through motion

Educating Android users can be subtle by using motion

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Andy sitting in the Brightec office smiling as he thinks about leading a remote team Organise
How I'm adapting to manage a remote team

Like many, I have been thrust into the completely new situation of leading our team remotely.

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