Category Archives: Miscellaneous

TensorFlow.js

Greetings! This is Jun and I’m a front-end developer at LINE. Recently the front-end development scene is booming with new technologies and it’s becoming difficult to catch up with all those new things. Personally I’m onto machine learning (ML). As part of today’s topic as “implementing machine learning in front-end web development”, let me share …

Wrapping a native SDK for Unity: our challenges and choices

I am Wei Wang from the LINE SDK development team. Last year at LINE Dev Day 2018, we released our new open source LINE SDK for iOS and Android. The SDK provides a modern way to integrate LINE Login and several APIs into your app, helping you create an engaging and personalized user experience. In addition to app …

LINE with OpenJDK: From compatibility check to things to watch out for

Good to see you all! I’m YongChan Kwon, an SRE (Service Reliability Engineer) at the Service Engineering Team. As you can guess from the team name or my role, I’m more like a generalist, filling in the gaps between various stages in service life cycle such as infrastructure, development and service technology. As Oracle announced its new …

conflr: Publishing R Markdown documents on Confluence

I’m Hiroaki Yutani from Data Analysis team, Data Labs. Today, I’m happy to announce conflr (pronounced as confl-R), an open source R package for publishing R Markdown documents on Atlassian Confluence. In this post, I’ll briefly explain the motivation; why we need this, and how to use conflr. A gap between R Markdown and Confluence Confluence is one of …

Introducing Rekcurd for Clova

Machine learning (ML) is getting more and more popular these days. You probably are using it already at your work, or have been encouraged to have a go at it. Thanks to its popularity, we see more tools and frameworks for machine learning emerging. Not only that, anyone can learn linear regression, logistic regression as well as various deep learning algorithms such as Perceptron, Adaboost, Random Forest, Support Vector Machine and XGBoost. Although we are seeing growth in tools and frameworks for learning, there are not enough tools or frameworks for operating machine learning modules. Which brings me to introduce a machine learning management platform, Rekcurd, we use for the LINE’s AI platform, Clova.

How to use E-ink with LINE Things

Hello again! This is Ukrit Pongsathaporn back with another post about LINE Things. This post will be going over the capabilities and features of the demo device to be used with LINE Things. Today, we’d like to introduce you to LINE Things’ latest device, LINE Things E-card (Bluetooth Low Energy Electronic Display)! It is a …

Have you heard of LTO (Linear Tape-Open) drives?

Hi there, this is Tamaki (@r_ralph_h) from the LINE Android app development team. I’d like to share my tryout on LTO drives with you, which is not commonly known by the general population of consumers. What is LTO drive? The official name of LTO is Linear Tape-Open which is a magnetic tape storage technology. Audio …

The Agile + DevOps EAST 2018

The Agile + DevOps is one of the software conferences TechWell Corporation holds. The conference focuses on seeking to accelerate the delivery of reliable and secure software applications. Also on how the practice of Agile & DevOps brings cross-functional stakeholders together, to deliver software with greater speed and agility, while meeting quality and security demands. This conference give you an opportunity to …

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 …

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 …