Mobile Articles

  • After stints at a Madrid startup and a Chicago financial-services company, Android mobile engineer Jose was looking for his ideal role in the Bay Area. Now based in San Francisco, he dives into the rewarding technical challenges his team is collaborating on, and how he’s having a meaningful impact on millions of learners worldwide as a core member of the...

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    Releasing Bluepill to the Mobile Native Foundation

    June 7, 2021

    In March, LinkedIn joined the recently announced Mobile Native Foundation (MNF), a Linux Foundation project launched with the support of Airbnb, Corellium, Elotl, Flare.build, GitHub, GogoApps, Haystack, Line, Lyft, Microsoft, screenplay.dev, Slack, Solid Software, and Spotify. The goal of the Mobile Native Foundation is to disseminate knowledge and tooling...

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    Building a smooth Stories experience on iOS

    November 11, 2020

    Co-authors: Chen Yuan, Lauren Caponong, and Derrick Showers An active community is core to the LinkedIn experience because it provides the foundation for interaction and engagement among our members. As part of that experience, we began introducing Stories this fall as a meaningful way to help members connect to their professional communities. When launching a...

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    Behind the scenes: The new LinkedIn Jobs experience

    October 28, 2020

    Co-authors: Hang Li, David Huang, Shuangfei Li, and Shannon Zhang A robust hiring ecosystem is one that serves the needs of both...

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    Faster testing on Android with Mobile Test Orchestrator

    June 26, 2020

    Introduction When testing Android applications (for example, the LinkedIn mobile app for Android), thorough testing practices can...

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    Building a blazingly fast Android app, Part 2

    January 7, 2020

    Monitor, profile, optimize, and ramp. This is the cycle of performance operations that we rely on to improve our Android app. Part 1...