AngularConnect 2017

On the 7th and 8th November, Mortimer Spinks attended AngularConnect 2017 which took place at the ExCel, London.

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We are had a great time hosting the stand and met some amazing people of the JavaScript community from all across Europe. As well as getting to see the amazing speakers from the jam packed agenda for the two day conference, we wanted to tell people about our new JavaScript community.

We are working with industry partners to develop a collaborative JavaScript community; our aim is to deliver insightful content and engagement with JS experts, encouraging interaction with peers and networking with some of the best technology businesses in Europe. Our team within the JS community who are also technical talent partners for some of the most cutting-edge technology businesses based here in London.

Check out the page here.

As well as ourselves there to greet visitors we had a couple of fun challenges to get the competitive spirits flowing.

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Who managed to #BeatTheRubiks? 

A massive thank you to everyone who took part in the Rubik's Cube challenge. After two days of fierce competition and some very impressive completion times, we are happy to announce the two winners!

Day one's winner was Ronald M who managed to complete the Rubik's Cube challenge in a blistering 37seconds! Only 33 seconds behind the world champion.

Day two's winner was Pawel K with an equally impressive 3 mins 32 seconds completion time.

Both winners are now the proud owners of not only some super kudos but also a Rubik's Soundcube Bluetooth LED Speaker with a built-in 360 degree light show. Woooo.

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Angular Code Challenge

We have teamed up with Geektastic to offer all developer attendees of Angular Connect the chance to win an awesome new Das Keyboard and receive a FREE peer reviewed code assessment by one of their expert developer community.

Using peer reviewed code challenges Geektastic are changing the way software engineers find a new job. Each review provides you with a portable, independent, skills validation reducing the need for endless 'tech screens' during your future job application process.