Tala is a mobile technology and data science company that is opening up financial access for underserved people around the world.   Tala is a leading mobile technology and data science company that is working to change the way credit scoring and financial services work around the world. Through its Android mobile app, Tala… Continue Reading >

Harvard Business School Open Knowledge

Harvard Business School needed a collaborative blogging solution. With only six weeks until the start of the school year, Reaktiv Studios built a minimum viable product for HBS Open Knowledge to determine its feasibility across HBS courses. A Quick Timeline After some quick discovery meetings to determine the most critical needs for the site, Reaktiv… Continue Reading >

Massachusetts Educational Financing Authority

Most of our crew here at Reaktiv has a background in the financial sector, and at times, that experience and knowledge becomes an asset. Recently, we partnered with the immensely talented folks at Mule Design on a new site build for the Massachusetts Educational Financing Authority (MEFA). We could probably write a few case studies… Continue Reading >

The Wirecutter

The Wirecutter is a list of the best gadgets — like cameras and TVs — for people who don’t want to take a lot of time figuring out what to get. Consider it a Billboard for electronics and everyday things. The point is to make it easier for you to buy some great gear quickly… Continue Reading >


Back in March of 2012, I responded to a tweet from Sam Spratt asking for a developer to handle a simple HTML landing page for something he had designed. Even though it was not going to be handled with WordPress, I jumped at the chance to work with an artist whose work I knew and… Continue Reading >