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Keeping up with ever-changing web development trends

Web Directions, a conference founded by John Allsopp and Maxine Sherrin in 2004, covers all facades of web and digital professionals such as web design, front-end and back-end development, information architecture, interaction design, product design, accessibility, product management, and other interesting topics. Most of the conferences have been held in Australia with the Web Directions …

Let’s Play with Reactive Streams on Armeria – Part 1

What is Reactive Streams? In this post, I’d like to introduce the basic concept of Reactive Streams, and how to use Reactive Streams with Armeria, the open-source asynchronous HTTP/2, RPC, REST client/server library. Let’s begin by examining what Reactive Streams is. The official homepage of Reactive Streams defines it as follows. Reactive Streams is a standard for …

Developing the Antman Project

Cloud storage services for media have greatly risen in popularity over the past couple of years. Services such as Google Photos and NAVER nCloud are such examples. LINE also provides its users with a service named LINE Album, a service that lets users permanently store and view their photos on a cloud server. LINE Album …

Working as a New Graduate Engineer -A December to Remember-

Hi there! I’m Yuki Taguchi, and I joined LINE as a new graduate in April 2019. I currently work as a member of the Network Development Team at our Verda Dept. Verda is a large-scale private cloud platform for LINE services. Of the many tasks involving Verda, I’m in charge of developing its network components. …

LINE Android & iOS Engineer Workshop and Hackathon 2019

Hello everyone, I’m Aldo, an Android developer at LINE. In this article, I’m going to share my experience in attending LINE Developer Workshop and Hackathon 2019. The aim of the event was in “closing the distance” between LINERs; since for the most part, we usually only communicate through online platforms. Android and iOS developers from …

LINE at COSCUP 2019

What is COSCUP COSCUP is one of the biggest open source conferences around Asia. It is an annual conference that has been held by the open source community since 2006 and acted as the major advocate of the free open-source software movement (FOSSM) in Taiwan. COSCUP is composed of talks, sponsor and community booths, and BoF (Birds of a …

UIT Global Workshop 2019

LINE offers various services in the global scene, ranging from its famous instant messaging, content delivery (e.g., news, music, and video), and financial services (e.g., LINE Pay and personal finance app). The UIT team at LINE is responsible for the web front-end technology of these services, working hard across different time zones from Korea, Japan, …

NAVER x LINE AI RUSH 2019 – My Experience of the Final Round

At the LINE DEVELOPER DAY 2018 conference held in Tokyo, LINE Corporation CTO Park Euivin announced “Next LINE” as LINE’s vision in the development of technology. In this vision, AI (Artificial Intelligence), blockchain, and fintech would play a pivotal role. “Connect” and “Mutually Beneficial Ecosystem” were touted as significant keywords that would lead the organization …

LINE Things automatic communication

The long-awaited “Automatic Communication” functionality has finally been released. This new feature will allow Bluetooth LE communication even if the LINE Things app is not launched. LINE Things-compatible IoT devices will be able to work closely with a LINE bot in an instant with this feature.

Make your GitHub contributions calendar greener (featuring Armeria Sprint)!

Hi, there! Do any of you need to make lots and lots of commits to turn your GitHub contribution calendar into a pastureland? If that’s the case, I proudly present Armeria Sprint! Let me give you some ideas on what Armeria Sprint is and share reviews from our enthusiastic participants. You’ve probably come across a sprint at technical …