October 20, 2016

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Improving the Office with Nerd Projects

Thought DevOps was fun? How about OfficeOps?!

Turning your programming and design-minded staff towards solving your own office problems is a great way to both solve those problems and mix things up for those nerds.

Over the last few years, we’ve thrown a handful of issues at our staff with some impressive results. They're fun, interactive, and (usually) helpful. It also flexes those “create-this-ASAP” muscles that don’t get much attention in your standard work environment.

Pointless Projects

Community Thoughts on Improving the Office with Nerd Projects...

  1. 1. Project Mercury A Swift Mac OS X app, a Node.JS server, a couple of Raspberry Pis, and an innovative Slack integration ensure that there’s more to these technological experiments than just bathroom humor.
  2. 2. PAW (Puppies At Work) Slack-integrated IoT tracking system to keep tabs on your dog in the workplace.
  3. 3. 40+ Epic DIY Gadgets To Build For Geeks Today we want to help you out and point you in the right direction with some of our favorite geeky DIY gadget projects we have seen so far.
  4. 4. Is the Toilet Free? Provide an at-desk indication of whether a toilet is free in an effort to remedy that laborious walk to the loo only to find that they’re all engaged. Begone queues and awkward pre-poo chit-chat.

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