A year and a half ago I first did the the Joel test for StyleLounge. We had quite […]
Like every year we made things a little competitive to spice things up. Randomly assigned teams started the […]
Sam, Markus, Ansgar, Ozan and I went to code.talks 2017 right around the corner in Hamburg. I held […]
In the last few days you might recall a certain noise of something that speeds through the corridors […]
Another great year has passed and StyleLounge has turned three! As always, we love to do things big […]
The most important Job for us to get right to be a helpful price comparison platform for fashion is to find the same product in as many shops as possible. At first sight this sounds like an easy enough task to perform but structured meta data is scarce while metadata embedded in flowing text is relatively abundant.
In this post I will explore our attempt to find IDs in product names and descriptions. We based our solution on a basic machine learning technique, the identification tree; which we also made dynamic to be able to retrain it at runtime.
Ansgar, Markus, Sam, Sébastian and I decided to go to Berlin for this year’s code.talks commerce conference. We […]
Happy Monday everyone! Our hack to make a Monday morning brighter: Have breakfast together in the office!
Sam, Markus, Peter, André, Ansgar and I skipped one of the few truly sunny weekends in Hamburg for jsunconf. […]
The overall feedback from other participants was that the niveau declined compared to previous years. Not able to […]
As it’s quite hard to score a ticket to the Super Bowl, we decided to host our own […]
Thank God it’s Friday so we can do our weekly office challenge and refresh ourselves with beer […]
The day started with sports. Ok – it looks like people standing around in gymnastics balls. But I promise […]
Carnival (in german: Karneval, Fastnacht, Fasching…) is called the fifth season of the year. As we are always looking […]
Yeay, a listicle. Please note that the order of the talks in this post is completely random. Rich […]
Well, the weather was wonderful and we had a lot of fun on the Alster with the whole […]
Guess who is who?
2 years of existing already! Another good reason for us to celebrate. After starting the party at the […]
We work in a modern workplace in a prime location in Hamburg with lots of restaurants, cafes and bars […]
What is Thanksgiving without a good roast?! Exactly. That is why we decided to order a turkey, who became […]
We talk a lot about what we do here. Most people like it. Maybe some people think we’re […]