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  • seetranslation1

    Dynamic Machine Translation in the LinkedIn Feed

    June 28, 2018

    Co-authors: Angelika Clayton and Bing Zhao The need for economic opportunity is global, and that is represented by the fact that more than half of LinkedIn’s active members live outside of the U.S. Engagement across language barriers and borders comes with a certain set of challenges—one of which is providing a way for members to communicate in their native...

  • postinspector1

    Post Inspector: A Tool to Optimize Content Sharing

    June 19, 2018

    The Content Ingestion team at LinkedIn primarily focuses on discovering content across the web and ingesting it into the LinkedIn content ecosystem. Not only do we ingest content whenever a member shares a URL, but we also proactively search for interesting content that our members could enjoy. Given the team’s focus, we’ve created a tool—called Post...

  • Building a Native Video Player Library for Android

    August 2, 2016

    At LinkedIn, we recognize that video has become a popular medium for people to communicate and share information. We recently launched a feature where members can hear directly from Influencers on timely and thought-provoking topics through the rich experience of video. In this post, we will discuss some of the technical challenges involved in developing a...

  • Media infrastructure with Ambry

    Introducing and Open Sourcing Ambry

    May 16, 2016

    Media content has become ubiquitous around the web and almost all of Linkedin's new features interact with media in some form or the...

  • Predicting Primaries, What it’s Like to Work at LinkedIn...

    February 26, 2016

    LinkedIn Engineers are asking big questions and sharing their personal answers. From words of wisdom to geopolitical strategy, our...

  • Year in Review: Publishing Platform Roundup

    Year in Review: Publishing Platform Roundup

    December 23, 2015

    The beauty of LinkedIn’s publishing platform is that it gives professionals a way to share their personal opinions about topical...