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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 …

EuroSTAR Conference 2018

What is EuroSTAR Conference 2018 EuroSTAR is an annual Software Testing Conference hosted in Europe, in November. The topics of the conference covered vary from improving software development process, like DevOps and Agile, or AI related automation testing, and also the mindset building-up to overcome recognization biases. For the details of this yearly Software Testers Festival, …

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.