Posts in the Miscellaneous category

Badoo Coding Challenge - Finalists and Winners

Thank you to everyone who took part in the Badoo Coding Challenge. We are very happy to announce the names of our finalists and winners below. We will be in contact with all finalists and winners via email very soon.

Badoo Coding Challenge

Welcome to our first edition of the Badoo Coding Challenge! Below, you will find all the relevant information about the challenge. We hope participants will enjoy solving the problems as much as we enjoyed designing them.

Is it easy to teach a robot to pass a programming test?

This article will teach you how to write a test-passing robot and will stretch your brain a bit regarding probabilistic theory, as we explore why, in the face of the tasks’ apparent complexity, an automatic brute force attack quickly arrives at a solution. Warning: half the article is maths. #Introduction…

Localising into 46 languages

Localisation done right will earn your app loyal users in new countries. Done badly, it becomes a nagging pain like half the apps on my computer trying to correct the spelling of localisation to localization. The purpose of localisation is not only to make your app available in other languages,…

The technology of billing - how we do it at Badoo

There are many ways to monetize your project, but all of them have one thing in common – the transfer of money from the user to a company account. In this article we will discuss how this process works at Badoo.

AIDA - Badoo's journey into Continuous Integration

It’s hardly news to anyone that product development and testing involves a lot of boring routine work, which can lead to human error. To avoid complications stemming from this, we use AIDA.