Puzzling over jigsaws

Team building puzzles are exercises where your team works together to solve problems.  Nothing can be as simple or effective for your team-building efforts as playing some fun games in the office. Strong company culture is built on the foundation of having great teams. Even then, for a team to work at its best, its…

The Water Tower Party

So many reasons to celebrate! It’s been an amazing year. We’ve done some amazing projects. We are starting on some interesting new ones. Myxtur completed 50k orders. We have new members in the team. It’s a new year and Mithin’s birthday. More than enough reason to celebrate. That’s why we brought out the water tower.

Diwali@Techtinium

As one of the biggest and most auspicious festivals in India, Diwali has a huge significance as far as workplace celebrations go. Most companies decorate the office and distribute sweets and gifts to the employees. Some even go as far as conducting ethnic day, Diwali-themed activities, a feast, the works. Diwali at Techtinium this year…

Do you Tenkeyless?

Musings from our Team Members Anand Raghupathy Senior Software Engineer Some of you might already know what a Tenkeyless (or 10 keyless or TKL) is. For those of you who are wondering what a Tenkeyless is, it is a compact keyboard with the numpad removed. While this article talks about TKL keyboards, the main objective…

Work in the Time of Corona

Offices allow companies to develop relationships and cultures that are difficult to replicate digitally. However the COVID-19 episode seems to have forced the way we have had to work. Even before the rest of India decided to go into a lockdown, Techtinium decided to shut down its offices and move all employees to remote working.…

Curling in Stockholm!

Curling is a centuries-old sport played by delivering heavy granite rocks down a long sheet of ice. The act of throwing a curling stone straight and the correct distance does not require brute strength, but it does demand good technique, balance and coordination.  Practice is essential for beginners and indeed for anyone wishing to improve their…