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You might have read recently that we added merchant auto completion to some parts of our product.

Merchant Auto completion

Merchant auto completion on the new expenses dialog

This “simple” addition required some thinking on how people are using our product and what would be the best experience for them.

Like every product change, it is crucial to define how important this feature is and how important the flow supported is. Editing the merchant name of an expense is part of the expense editing flow. While important, this is kind of a secondary flow for us. We are optimizing the usage of our SmartScan and bank import technologies to automate the process of creating expenses in an user account. By using these two technologies in conjunction with Expense Rules, Continue Reading…

This week we’re releasing version 4.3.0 of our mobile app on iPhone and Android. In addition to the many small bug fixes and other improvements, this release includes the ability to use Wingman on your phone. With Wingman, you can give someone full access to your account full access to your account without having to share your password. Expensify will continue to keep a paper trail of each user’s actual actions. So when your Wingman performs an action on a report, we record that it was them, not you.  Continue Reading…

This month marks the sixth anniversary of Expensify. In may 2008, David Barrett got the idea of a world where expenses reports don’t have to suck. With this idea in mind he rallied the troops and founded Expensify, and for six years we’ve been experimenting with countless ideas on how to make expense reports not suck.  Continue Reading…

Working in Croatia

Thomas Genin —  November 21, 2013 — 7 Comments

Some shots of us working (I swear we’re working) in Croatia from various, random locations.

Outside Dubrovnik

Outside Dubrovnik ( Credit Robert Chen )

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Bangkok HQ 1 found

Thomas Genin —  October 2, 2012 — 3 Comments

The majority of the team has arrived in Bangkok. Today is our first official day of work for Offshore 2012.

Thailand Bangkok work spot 1

Thaild Bangkok work spot 1

Garrett leaked the information: we are going to Thailand this year.

Everybody is really excited. Some of us are so excited that we are already on our way.

Hong Kong skyline

We are all going to meet in Bangkok, before moving south. With more than 20 people going, it is our biggest offshore so far.

PS: the picture is a view of Hong Kong. My flight to Bangkok is doing a layover there so I took the opportunity to explore the city.