Monthly Archives: October 2010




The BBC’s Technology Correspondent, Rory Cellan-Jones, has written a nice blog article on the Tesco Groceries app now we have updated it to include barcode scanning. It’s always good when people I respect are enjoying the fruits of the work coming out of Tesco.com! http://www.bbc.co.uk/blogs/thereporters/rorycellanjones/2010/10/mobile_barcodes_and_smarter_sh.html

Nice review of Tesco Groceries app by BBC’s Rory Cellan-Jones



I absolutely love this info-graphic that has been created describing how our Tesco Groceries app works with the rest of our service.  Now do you see why I so enjoy working with the marketing team? A picture paints a thousand words, and us geeks should remember that a little more than we do!

Tesco Groceries for Mobile – Infographic


APPLICATION OPEN – SEE http://techfortesco.blogspot.com/2010/11/applications-open-to-join-tesco.html — I’ve joined up with my colleagues in the Tesco Electricals team to launch a nationwide experiment to transmit personal messages and useful content straight to your Freeview set-top box over the UK’s digital TV broadcast network. I’m looking for volunteers to help me with the experiment […]

Join the Tesco Freeview Broadcast Experiment












Justgiving have just emailed me to say that they have now closed the page of donations made for my reecnt 10K run in London. Techfortesco readers donated nearly half the money raised so thank you very much for your generosity alongside viewers of London Landscape TV who raised the other half (thank […]

Thanks to you my 10K run raised £596.92







Yes we’ve made a Tesco Groceries app for Windows Phone 7!Designed by Ribot, built by our newly formed mobile development team (well done guys and girls). Watch the live webcast here – the Tesco app is part of the demo in this webcast.http://www.microsoft.com/presspass/presskits/windowsphone/liveEvent.aspx I’ll update the link to archived footage […]

Tesco Groceries – for Windows Phone 7