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November 6th, 2017 by TheBritishAreComing

Development Blog: Week 31

I’ve done my best this week to get as much of the iPhone app finished as possible, it’s very close i’m cleaning up and testing now. It’s got more features than I intended to release with including messaging, push notifications, discussions and will have basic profiles. Website / General Upgraded push notifications code to ...

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October 30th, 2017 by TheBritishAreComing

Development Blog: Week 30

Lot’s of client work this week, but still some bits done 🙂  Website / General Fixes to the content sharing system Migrated blog back to live server Argued with teabot about the benefits of kale Got Secret Santa code ready Started building Chat 2.0 Cried because of AWS

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October 21st, 2017 by TheBritishAreComing

Development Blog: Week 6 – 29

Evening everyone 🙂 This post is well over due, I got a little overwhelmed. I have a day job and that coupled with closing my business, picking up left over projects and a string of server emergencies meant working on SoSa has been very difficult. Things are back on track now and I thought it

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April 23rd, 2017 by James

Development Blog: Week 3

Week 3 :), our UK meet was this week so didn’t have a great deal of free time outside of client work, mostly fixes. Fixes Uploading of profile pictures due to cross origin bug Can’t vote for polls on poll page Matt (TheSire) can’t access games because his subscription is unlimited like his love for

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April 16th, 2017 by James

Development Blog: Week 2

Lots of changes this week, the most prominent is the new login system on the homepage which you can read more about [here] Site version: 1.2 Chat Version: 1.1 New things Adjusted chat sizing slightly Added more homepage videos and removed inline styling Added user login and registration system Added forgotten password system Added ...

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July 25th, 2016 by James

Two weeks of Sosa – July 25th 2016

It’s been a fun two weeks here on Social Savanna, we’ve had a bunch of newbies, we played SoSa hide and seek (You can watch it here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=A1Qxm2dO6BE) and the mobile site is almost rebuilt! finally! This Sunday we’ll be playing Cards against humanity and possibly some other web based games, if you want ...

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June 11th, 2016 by James

Two weeks of SoSa – Things You Might Have Missed

Every week, we’ll be posting a “Community Digest” like this to the blog so every know what’s going on, see discussions and blog articles they might have missed 🙂 Over the next few weeks, these will include great members, conversations we enjoyed, things inside the community and even meetups! A more personalized version of this

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June 7th, 2016 by James

What’s Next For Social Savanna?

I pitched! it was scary and fun at the same time and I was part of a World Record. Unfortunately it wasn’t enough and we didn’t get through to the semi-finals,  we’re still waiting for for feedback and as soon as I have the video I’ll post it for you to see but in ...

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May 28th, 2016 by James

We got through! Also Kickstarter and Games!

We did it! Last week, I asked you all to vote for us in the VOOM competition. Well guess what? We’re through! and now in just a few days, I get to pitch to Peter Kelly (MD of Virgin Media Business), Andy Fishburn (Head of Investment at Virgin), Julie Deane (Founder of the Cambridge ...

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March 15th, 2016 by James

A little more discussion.

Chat can be a bit fast sometimes right? and discussions a bit lacking. Well, I have great news for you! We’ve updated the discussions area 🙂 The biggest revamp has been the design and it now has much more focus on discussions. You can now comment to your hearts content (previous a limit of 3 levels),

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March 7th, 2016 by James

SoSa Credits

A little while back I spoke to some members about introducing credits on Social Savanna. Something that would let you give back to the community and something that would reward you for amazing comments, discussions etc. Also as a way for those who can’t afford a subscription to still be able to support ...

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February 22nd, 2016 by James

CS:GO Server is live!

We’ve finished our basic testing of the CS:GO server. The server is free for everyone to use for a month or so whilst we tune things and get the service decent. You need to login to sosa and sync your IP, if you’re on IPV6 it might not work – we’re working on this 🙂

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