Soundwave office

4 Lessons From Working at a Tech Startup for One Week

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From time to time, we open up our Soundwave offices to young work experience students. This week, we had the delightful 2nd year business student Conor Hughes join our ranks to see how the magic happens. Here’s what he had to say on his time with us! Over the past week, I’ve been in the Soundwave office in Dublin getting some work experience. I must say that this office environment is quite different to anything I’ve experienced before! Rather than the incessant drone of the printer copying off endless pages of ink, or the mundanity you […]

Soundwave brand ambassadors

Need advice on how to discover great new music? Meet the Soundwave Roadies!

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Over the last two years, we’ve been lucky enough at Soundwave to have so many wonderful people representing the Soundwave name across the globe! We affectionately refer to these people as the ‘Soundwave Roadies’. And they are back with a vengeance this year as we prepare to launch some amazing new features on the app! Meet the Roadies 2015/16 We currently have over 16 returning roadies to the brand ambassador program based in different countries all over the world. You can always find them tracking great songs to their profile, chatting with other users in groups […]

Teenage Mobile Behaviours – Part 1

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A Three Part Series on the Results of Hundreds of Hours of Interviews with ‘Actual’ Teenagers Written by Craig Watson and Roisin McCormack Can you remember those beautiful seven years between the ages of 13 and 19 when everything seemed possible? When no experience was to be missed? When pretty much everything in life revolved around an infatuation with the opposite sex (or being as equally confused by them)? Those were the days… In the Autumn of 2014, my colleague Roisin McCormack and I decided to spend three months vicariously reverting back to this glorious […]

Soundwave 2.0 launches on iPhone and Android

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  Fresh off the developers lap at HQ is Soundwave 2.0. Yes, today (July 17th) marks the release of a brand new Soundwave app for iPhone and Android. Over the past six months, Team Soundwave have been working behind the scenes talking to users, researching, guzzling coffee, designing, coding and listening to some inspirational tunes to bring you what we hope you’ll agree is our best release ever! What’s more, we’ve been attentively reviewing your suggestions and requests to make sure you stayed at the heart of all decisions in the lead up to this exciting release! So what’s […]

The life of interns at Soundwave HQ

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Ever wondered what intern life at a start up is like? Our stellar interns here at Soundwave HQ are giving you an insight into intern life and what it’s like to work for Soundwave. You’ll hear from Roisin ex Marketing/Community intern – now Community Manager, Colm our Marketing/Community intern and Kilian our Data Analyst intern. We hope you enjoy! Until next time, Team Soundwave