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Launch of the Bristol 24/7 app!

Alumni: Charlie Harman,

We’re very proud to be working alongside the brains behind the original Bristol 24/7, Bristol Listings and Venue Magazine. We were the chosen developers for Bristol 24/7’s dedicated iPhone and Android app. Aiming to be the first port of call for news, culture, what’s on, food & drink, and lifestyle…

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Android 5.0 Lollipop is revealed!

Alumni: Charlie Harman,

Who had Lollipop? Suggestions such as lemon drop, liquorice and even lava cake have been floating around our office  – but yesterday Google announced that the latest version of Android 5.0 is called lollipop. Confectionary speculation started in June at the Google I/O as to the name of the update…

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AppFurnace Player Updated

Alumni: Charlie Harman,

Researchers from IBM have discovered a vulnerability in Android apps built with the Cordova framework (also know as PhoneGap).  As you may know, we use Cordova in AppFurnace and in some of our custom apps. The issue has been resolved in the latest version of Cordova and we have released a new version of the AppFurnace player into…

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Creative Technology Day – Calvium’s Quilting App

Alumni: Charlie Harman,

Calvium are very happy to be hosting a ‘show and tell’ session at the Creative Technology Day at Central St Martins in London on Thursday the 2nd of October. Lead by Jo Reid, Creative Director of Calvium, participants in the 11am ‘Show and Tell’ will be adding their own section…

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Winners at Bristol Media’s Brand You Awards

Alumni: Charlie Harman,

Congratulations to our very own Tom Melamed (left) who went home a winner at Bristol Media’s Brand You Awards 2014. The Calvium team attended the ceremony where Tom beat the competition in the ‘Games & Apps’ category. Also another special mention to Jo Reid, Calvium’s Creative Director who made the…

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App Insights

7 Simple Tips for Marketing Your App

Alumni: Charlie Harman,

So you’ve got your app designed and underway and you can’t wait to see it on the App Stores. But hold up, don’t leave the marketing of your app until the last minute! The biggest triumph in app developing is convincing people to go to the App Store, somehow find…

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App Insights

But what does it all mean? – Jargon Buster Blog

Alumni: Charlie Harman,

Like most specialist areas, there’s a whole world of words, phrases and acronyms associated with app development. While in other jargon filled sectors you may feel like your having to learn a new language, when developing in concerned… you actually are! To help out, here’s our list of lingo we…

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Mobile Technology

iOS8 – What’s new and what do our developers think?

Alumni: Charlie Harman,

iOS7 brought with it a complete design overhaul and interface revamp that arguably was the most drastic update iOS has seen. By comparison at first glance, iOS8 may not seem all that different. So what does iOS8 entail? Read our blog to find out about some of the new features…

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…And we’re in!

Alumni: Charlie Harman,

As you may be aware, last week Calvium upped sticks from our old home at the wonderful Pervasive Media Studio to move on to pastures new. After an extremely busy week of furniture assembly, internet installing and arguing over who sits where – we’re in! Our new office is in…

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Calvium are flying the nest and heading to a new abode…

Alumni: Charlie Harman,

August 2014 was our last month working from the Pervasive Media Studio in The Watershed, Bristol. After almost five glorious and happy years working from the Studio, we have outgrown the nest and have had to make the difficult decision to move into our own dedicated office. The Pervasive Media…

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