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In addition to the professional and personal experiences of our cooperative members, you can find articles on cooperative practices on our blog.

 

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Working Code vs. Clean Code

Working Code vs. Clean Code

Clean coding: Clean coding has recently become among the most popular threads of the software world. Well, it deserves to be so. We, as programmers, generally hear below expressions (or complaints): - I took over a mess. - That is a very complicated code - Why did...

It Seems That We Haven’t Come a Short Way

It Seems That We Haven’t Come a Short Way

I was so excited. I had written an attentive open call email. It was the first time I had designed a poster. I even made an effort for the word cloud on the poster; although not as much for the choice of color. Luckily, my companion was always with me along the way,...

Cooperatives in the Time of Pandemic

Cooperatives in the Time of Pandemic

We are in the mids of a pandemic. We have suspended physical contacts. Production has stopped in several sectors in many countries, although to a lesser extent in Turkey. Like frightened children, we are waiting under the blanket for the darkness to end. Although we...

Albatros Camp!

Albatros Camp!

We went up hill and down dale Dear friends, without boasting too much, we’d like to say that we had a camp. We came together face to face, talked, ate and drank before winter came. Some of us had never seen the others in person. As we got so used to looking at the...

Albatros Diaries #1

Albatros Diaries #1

As the Albatros Tech Cooperative Initiative, we want to share with you all of the major turning points of our story, including the fun and challenging parts. That’s why we’re starting an online journal titled Albatros Diaries. This way, we’re hoping you will get to...

Albatros Diaries #0: Our Story

Albatros Diaries #0: Our Story

Towards the end of 2018, we came together as a group of IT specialists. We realized that the problems we talk about in daily conversations surrounding our working lives were similar (inefficient processes, undemocratic working environments, the precarious conditions...

Radioalbatros

Radioalbatros Episode 1: Meet the Team

Radioalbatros Episode 1: Meet the Team

3...2...1... and we're on air!  With the dream of "Solidarity for Technology" and aiming to create a fair, equal and collective working environment, Albatros Tech Cooperative is uttering its first words. In the first episode of our podcast series "Radioalbatros", we,...

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