Category Archives: Miscellaneous

An overview of 2018 language models

Hello, this is Tung from Clova team. Clova is our AI platform that comes with the first generation smart devices as Clova Friends and Clova Wave. You can find more information on the products here (Sorry, the site is in Japanese). Today, as we start 2019, I want to invite you to reflect on a very hot topic …

When do GitHub pull requests get closed automatically?

This is Ohara(@kory1202), I am currently working as an engineer for the server side at LINE. The way we handle our code on Git is this; we create pull requests with the master branch as the base branch. We’ve seen pull requests getting automatically closed when merging them, but weren’t aware the precise condition for …

Automatically inspecting and testing with Google Analytics

Abstract Google Analytics testing for TODAY Using Google Analytics (GA) is a common way to track traffic on websites. With GA, you can learn important information such as the number of visitors on a specific page and even sort them by device model or country, so that operations team can use these data to analyze the visitors’ behavior. After analyzing, operations team can strategically optimize the …

Test Automation Workshop 2018 Tokyo

Welcome to Test Automation Workshop It’s a great pleasure for me to share our latest event with you all. I am Moses Kim from the Software Engineer in Test team at LINE. Last October, test automation teams from LINE’s global offices gathered at LINE Tokyo office for a workshop — Test Automation Workshop 2018 — …

Trying out LINE’s IoT Platform through LINE Things Developer Trial

Have you heard of LINE’s latest IoT platform? Ever wanted to connect your Bluetooth LE device to LINE? LINE Things can do just that! A Developer Trial program has recently been announced at LINE Developer Day 2018, held in November 2018, which allows all developers to easily integrate their Bluetooth LE devices into LINE’s ecosystem through LINE Things. This article will walk you through the procedures to create your very own device to connect to LINE. We will be using the ESP32 sample code in this tutorial.

LINE Things (IoT platform) at IFA, Europe’s largest consumer electronics exhibit

Hello, this is Jose from the Developer Product department. I’d like to share my visit to the IFA held in Berlin from August 31 to September 5. Introducing IFA IFA, Internationale Funkausstellung, is the largest consumer electronics exhibition in Europe, held annually around September in Berlin, which started off as a global exhibition on broadcasting technology. In the midst …

LINE engineer wins third place in the biggest global IT contest in the world, Imagine Cup 2018

Hello you all, this is Kunihiko Sato, a member of the LINE AD Platform. Imagine Cup, an IT conference organized by Microsoft was held in Seattle from July 23–25 2018, which I attended as a representative of Japan. I’d like to share my experience there and story on winning third place. Imagine Cup is open to students, …

Interview with MEB

This article is an interview conducted by Jirawat Karanwittayakarn, a technology evangelist at LINE Thailand, with MEB Corporation. MEB Corporation is a well-known leader in the e-book industry in Thailand. We had a chance to meet them and ask how they integrated their service with LINE Pay.


Interview with Double A

This article is an interview conducted by Jirawat Karanwittayakarn, a technology evangelist at LINE Thailand, with Double A Corporation, a company servicing cloud-based printing. Double A Corporation has integrated their service with LINE Pay, and we asked how they were going with it.

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