The latest Codebots news, platform updates, features and events.

Introducing Codebots Generate

Christine Chien, 08 April 2021

The Codebots office has been a-buzz with excitement over the past few weeks while we prepared for the launch of a brand new product! Today, we’re pleased to introduce the beta of Codebots Generate.

Introducing custom snippets

Christine Chien, 16 February 2021

We are excited to announce the latest Codebots release which includes three major new features: custom snippets, the organisation switcher and the low-fidelity mini-map.

5 reasons you should consider working at a startup

Ayasha Jain, 22 January 2021

Working at a startup is a unique experience in itself. You may associate startup culture with Friday afternoon drinks, cool tech and flexible hours, but these perceptions barely scratch the surface. Sure, we have all those things, but there’s so much more.

Codebots 2.0 launch: new year, new bots!

Christine Chien, 12 January 2021

We are proud to announce the launch of Codebots version 2.0!

Baby, it's code outside.

Christine Chien, 18 December 2020

Twenty-twenty has been an eventful year and in many ways. From the launch of Codebots to seeing what 2021 holds, our team round up some of their highlights.

Announcing the Codebots Scholarship at The University of Queensland

Shannon England, 12 November 2020

Codebots was started with the mission to help humans engineer awesome software, and we are committed to advancing this profession with a scholarship at the University of Queensland.

Measure your company's carbon footprint with Codebots.

Indi Tansey, 06 November 2020

We put our bots to the test and built a unique and simple app that measures carbon emissions based off a company’s financial data.

Codebots BotVision wins StartUp innovation of the Year at QLD iAwards

Indi Tansey, 26 October 2020

2020 has been an unusual year but our latest innovation ‘BotVision’ has got the judges of the annual iAwards excited as we turn whiteboard drawings into apps and give codebots the gift of sight.

Plan has had an upgrade!

Tessa Holland, 02 July 2020

Take a look at the new features which are included in our latest release of the Plan section of the Platform. Plan now has acceptance criteria, status based checklists, commenting, and concurrent editing! It is now easier than ever to manage your team’s Way of Working.

Software Estimation Qualification

Tessa Holland, 27 May 2020

We’ve turned our software estimation series into an Academy qualification. Now you can learn everything you need to know about estimating your software projects successfully, all in one place!

Codebots just got faster!

Tessa Holland, 21 May 2020

Introducing some very exciting new features in platform release The bots are now faster, the app creation process is easier, and a bunch of bugs have been resolved, which hopefully should make things easier.

C#Bot Release

Tessa Holland, 23 April 2020

A new version of C#Bot has been released, bringing in File and Image upload capabilities, along with a new question tiles and validation for Forms.

Codebots at QUT's NextGen Startup Weekend

Brodie O'Carroll, 07 April 2020

QUT’s Startup Weekend invited the [Next Gen]eration of budding entrepreneurs to realise opportunities, embrace creativity, build resilience, and be courageous. In just 54 hours, experience the exhilaration of building a startup that could change the world.

Introducing Learn Codebots: Using Codebots just got a whole lot easier!

Mikaela Robertson, 07 April 2020

Learn Codebots is basically a simplified version of our training from Academy, except we’ve made it available in our side bar. This means you can quickly and easily open it for reference at any point you get lost.

C#Bot Release

Tessa Holland, 09 March 2020

The latest version of C#Bot is now live! Read more about what is included in this latest installment.

February Release

Tessa Holland, 26 February 2020

Teams have landed on the Platform! You can now control who has access to which apps on your site, making it easier than ever to manage your users.

Codebots launches product after raising $2 million

Eban Escott, 20 January 2020

Codebots is officially live and ready for you to jump in and start building your first app! Sign up today.

Workflows have landed on the Platform!

Tessa Holland, 09 January 2020

You can now easily incorporate workflows into your app for both C#Bot and SpringBot applications.

Forms are here!

Tessa Holland, 09 January 2020

The Forms extension is now live on Codebots, available for use with both SpringBot and C#Bot.

Update: Codebots Sidebar

Tessa Holland, 16 December 2019

The Codebots sidebar has been updated so you can easily navigate to your most relevant pages, without leaving the current page you’re on.

Introducing Codebots Teams

Tessa Holland, 16 December 2019

Codebots Teams allows you to easily manage the team members with access to your application; track the progress of current team members, invite new collaborators, and remove existing ones.

Introducing Codebots Dashboard

Tessa Holland, 13 December 2019

The Codebots site Dashboard is a convenient, high-level overview of your product, showing statistics that enable you to manage and improve your product more effectively.

Build an app in a day: Codebots 101 workshop

Brodie O'Carroll, 21 November 2019

Deep dive into the Codebots Platform and find out how you can plan, build, test, and launch apps 8.3x faster with bots. Work one-on-one with our platform experts as you build your first application on Codebots.

Bots that Code: The Continuous Modernisation Playbook, available now

Brodie O'Carroll, 05 August 2019

Codebots is excited to announce the official launch of Bots that Code: The Continuous Modernisation Playbook. Over the next few weeks, Codebots will be touring through Brisbane, Townsville, Canberra, Sydney, Melbourne, Birmingham, London and Singapore, presenting our playbook to the public.

A Codebots mission through London Tech Week

Indi Tansey, 27 June 2019

This month, Indi Tansey was given the opportunity to embark on a Startup Catalyst mission. Hosted by Advance Queensland and led by Eleanor Carey and Queensland’s Chief Entrepreneur Leanne Kemp, 12 female founders headed to the UK for a jam-packed week of events and networking during London Tech Week.

Brisbane startup Codebots closes series A capital raise with $1.4 million investment

Brodie O'Carroll, 26 June 2019

Codebots, a Brisbane-based mobile and web development platform, has secured $1.4 million in funding from leading North Queensland investment group Evolution Financial, and private investors. The investment closes Codebots’ series A capital raise, and launches the startup into the next phase of product and business development.

Codebots' Australian Landing Pad in Singapore wrap up

Eban Escott, 07 May 2019

Codebots has completed the Australian Landing Pad in Singapore. With 90 days to work and network overseas, we gained hands-on experience and insight into the wider business world.

A new platform for a new generation of bots

Isaac Joekong, 20 March 2019

The team at Codebots have given the Codebots Platform a massive makeover these past couple of weeks. The new platform is faster, more streamlined, and boasts a much improved User Experience (UX).

Codebots launches into Singapore!

Eban Escott, 22 January 2019

We’re now ready to kick off our campaign to rid the world of legacy systems and make continuous modernisation universally achievable, and we’re starting in Singapore!

Codebots named 2018 Startup of the Year at iAwards

Kath Escott, 29 June 2018

Codebots takes home “Startup of the Year 2018”, “Infrastructure & Platforms Innovation of the Year 2018” and a merit in the Business Service Market at the 2018 iAwards.

The Design Conference Brisbane is back and better than ever

Rhiannon Stevens, 01 June 2018

Over a two day period in May, the WorkingMouse and Codebots design teams had the opportunity to attend The Design Conference.

Women, diversity, and a bot powered future

Kath Escott, 07 March 2018

Deloitte says 50% of the things we do for work can be automated! In a future where humans and bots are working alongside each other, uniquely human traits (sometimes known as soft skills) are more important than ever. And because technology reflects the people who build it, having a diverse team becomes crucial to building a tool like Codebots.

Pause Fest and the future of work

Indi Tansey, 07 February 2018

#Pause2018 is something Australia needs more of: celebration of and support for the people and organisations who understand the future of work is technology, diversity and disruption.

Codebots platform demo: experience the fireworks.

Eban Escott, 18 January 2018

Digitally transform your business and empower your developers to engineer awesomeness alongside bots that code. Choose your tech stack then plan, built, test, and launch applications in the cloud.

Startup Weekend: Battle report

Eban Escott, 27 November 2017

Every year, Global Entrepreneurship Week ends with a bang. At Startup Weekend, tens of thousands of people across the world pitch ideas, network, create teams, start businesses and celebrate entrepreneurship.

I got 99 problems but a pitch ain't one

Yianni Stergou, 27 November 2017

If you’re lucky enough to attend a few pitching events, some common themes start recurring. There’s always that person (everyone) who thinks they have the next billion dollar idea, someone who takes 5 minutes to explain a 30 second concept, and that pitch that leaves you wondering what the idea actually is.

Startup Weekend

Indi Tansey, 02 November 2017

Global Entrepreneurship Week is designed to get anybody and everybody excited and educated about entrepreneurship. This year, more than 32,000 events are taking place November 16-22, fostering connections and innovation.

#Ventured tells the Codebots story

Indi Tansey, 23 August 2017

Recently Eban and myself were invited on to #Ventured by Film Director Hugh Whitehouse to talk about Codebots! #Ventured is a fantastic series that goes inside Australia’s Innovation Revolution. Each episode of the show focuses on a different startup and finds out about their startup journey. So if you want to hear us talk about getting investment in Australia, teaching people not to fear AI and all things Codebots, check out this video!

Deep blue leads to deep thoughts on the Venturer Program

Eban Escott, 03 August 2017

This July I was lucky to be included in a fantastic opportunity called the Venturer Program. Created by the current QLD Chief Entrepreneur Mark Sowerby and run by the man who landed the Best Job in the World gig, Ben Southall; The program is a seven-day mission to the Whitsundays designed to take 20 Queensland entrepreneurs and corporate executives out of their comfort zones and instil in them the qualities that they need to survive and thrive in the competitive world of startups.

Codebots enlists the help of Patent Protector

Eban Escott, 07 July 2017

We’re excited to announce that we now have a patent pending for our awesome platform. The Codebots story began when I started exploring novel ways to improve the software development process during my PhD at the University of Queensland. It’s this exploration that led to the (soon to be patented) technology that underpins our platform. This article will explore the concept of patents and why they’re a necessity for many startups.

Startups, sunshine + launch learnings

Indi Tansey, 07 July 2017

A big part of my role at Codebots is spreading the word by starting conversations with the humans that will most benefit from being part of our launch community. Building software can be a huge pain in the ar$e, and your chance of billion-dollar unicorn success is similar to your actual chances of seeing a mythical, one horned creature.

Codebots UX crew descends on Brisbane's iconic Powerhouse to geek out on design

Indi Tansey, 14 June 2017

The Design Conference Brisbane (#tdcbne17), hosted May 25-27 at Brisbane’s Powerhouse, delved into the lives of 12 internationally recognised creative leaders, exploring their philosophies to building successful careers, personal lives, side projects and more. Between the talks, breakouts and workshops, #tdcbne17 delivered some awesome insights and wow moments. Team Codebots had an absolute blast.

Codebots emerges from shark tank a winner

Indi Tansey, 08 June 2017

In the centre of Surfers Paradise on the Gold Coast, the Marriott hotel was the stage for another successful Edge experiences event. At 5:00pm Digital Edge and VentureTec Accelerator presented a “Shark Tank” style session.

Codebots Startup Awarded $250,000 by Ignite Ideas

Indi Tansey, 21 April 2017

Codebots is one of 80 recipients sharing in the $10 million Round 2 offering of the Ignite Ideas Fund. As a Tier 1 recipient, Codebots will receive $250,000 in funding.