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    Trends in AI: NeurIPS 2018

    January 16, 2019

    Co-authors: Gungor Polatkan and Romer Rosales   In December, we attended the artificial intelligence and machine learning conference NeurIPS 2018 in Montreal, Canada. In this post, we share our personal observations from the event, explain the trends in artificial intelligence research, and provide an overview of specific hot topics in addressing the problems in...

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    How LinkedIn Uses Data to Improve Video Performance

    January 14, 2019

    At LinkedIn, we use data to improve our members’ experiences while using our site. On the video team, we value metrics that yield insight on how long our videos take to load, why certain videos draw more attention than others, and how our members tend to interact with videos across web, iOS, and Android. In short, the various data points collected during video...

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    Introducing ThirdEye: LinkedIn’s Business-Wide Monitoring Platform

    January 9, 2019

    At LinkedIn, we have many different monitoring systems—each with its own role and granularity— ranging from quarterly reports about the business as a whole to the lowest levels of system-specific latency and availability. However, these systems don’t operate in vacuums—sometimes, issues or changes that are flagged by one system will go on to cause problems in...

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    Scaling Machine Learning Productivity at LinkedIn

    January 3, 2019

    Co-authors: Joel Young, Bee-Chung Chen, Bo Long, Marius Seritan, and Priyanka Gariba   The rate at which artificial intelligence (AI)...

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    Improving Member Productivity with In-Product Help

    December 27, 2018

    LinkedIn’s Help Center boasts a personalized experience aimed at getting our members the help they need, finding the answers to their...

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    Coding Conversations: Interviews on Replacing...

    December 18, 2018

    LinkedIn’s infrastructure has grown remarkably over the years, and that has kept the Production Infrastructure Engineering teams on...