Entries by Claire Christmas

Electromagnetic Field 2024 – The best yet!

Every two years since 2014 employees from Dogsbody Technology have decamped to a field to attend Electromagnetic Field (EMF Camp). And this time we brought……..broom handles?!?! But more on that later.. Now settled in Eastnor Castle, Herefordshire, Electromagnetic Field is “Glastonbury for Geeks” (but it is so much more than that)! Featuring super fast 40 […]

Dogsbody Technology Charity Donations 2023

Dogsbody Technology every year donate a percentage of our profits to good causes. For the last three years we have let our staff pick the charities that are important to them. We are honoured to support their chosen causes… We hope you agree it is a great mix of charities and wonderful charities to support. […]

Supporting Coding Adventures in Schools

Back in December 2022 a chance introduction lead to Dogsbody Technology partnering with  Get with the Program and sponsoring Coding Adventures in Schools. Their values and mission very much aligned with Dogsbody’s own and we love to give back to our community. But what does that mean? Get with the Program run tech learning events […]

apt-get a Career at Dogsbody

A career can mean very different things to different people, some want to climb the corporate ladder, others want to pursue more adventures, of their own, outside of work – most do a combination of everything 🙂 Your career goals may look very different to your friends, families and colleagues but along the way you […]

PHP 8.0 will go end of life – 26 Nov 2023

PHP 8.0 goes end of life on the 26 November 2023. Known security flaws will no longer be fixed and sites are exposed to significant security vulnerabilities. It is important to update them to a newer version. We would recommend updating to either: 8.1 supported until 25 November 2024 8.2 supported until 08 December 2025 […]

2022 December Holiday Cover

Dogsbody Technology will be closed for a few days in December as the UK celebrates Christmas. We hope you will join us in giving our staff a well earned break. This year we will be open on the working days between Christmas and New year but with reduced staff numbers. Responses to emails and phone […]

Team away day 2022

On a, surprisingly, warm day in September, in the beautiful New Forest, Dogsbody Technology had a long overdue team away day. A chance to get away from our desks and a thank you to our staff for all their hard work. We were rather smug when we complete the first team challenges in record time, […]

5 options for Ubuntu 18.04 EOL

Ubuntu 18.04 goes end of life in April 2023. Our usual EOL blog posts tend to be quite short and sharp, making sure that people are aware of software becoming insecure. When an operating system goes EOL there is usually a lot more to think about. Here we look at your 5 options for Ubuntu […]

Electromagnetic Field 2022

As people enjoyed the 4 day Jubilee UK Bank holiday with street parties, parades and union jack bunting, Dogsbody Technology staff spent the weekend in a field at Eastnor Castle, Herefordshire for Electromagnetic Field 2022 (EMF Camp). The event is every 2 years and Dogsbody are no stranger to it having attended three previous EMF’s… […]