Mobile Articles

  • documentationatscale1

    Managing documentation at scale

    April 2, 2019

    LinkedIn’s engineering teams are distributed around the globe: from California to Bangalore, our engineers are constantly taking a members-first approach to help the world’s professionals. Today, that comes with a focus on mobile, which is how the majority of our members access our platform. With that in mind, Project Voyager, the name of our current mobile...

  • calendarui1

    Open Sourcing our Day View UI Library for Making Meetings Easier

    March 21, 2019

    Co-authors: Greg Lundien, Akif Hossain, Daniel Hsu, and Hannah Cutler Our members leverage LinkedIn Messenger for a number of use cases, and oftentimes a scheduling component is an important piece of the interaction. A few examples include: A student who wants to schedule time to chat with a graduate from his or her school for career advice. A freelancer who...

  • linkedinlitept21

    LinkedIn Lite: A Server-Side Rendered PWA

    July 11, 2018

    A couple of months ago, we shared details about LinkedIn Lite's architecture, its evolution as a light-weight mobile web experience, and how it became a huge success in emerging markets. As a pure server-side rendered web app, it was fast, but it wasn’t providing a good user experience. If a member was viewing their feed and had scrolled beyond the first page,...

  • LinkedInLite1

    LinkedIn Lite: A Lightweight Mobile Web Experience

    March 22, 2018

    The opportunity in India India is a mobile-first country, with 71% of the population having only a mobile internet connection and...

  • mobilecrash1

    Mobile Crash Reporting at LinkedIn

    May 4, 2017

    Let’s start this post with a little history. In November 2015, the mobile team was looking for a solution that would give a good...

  • feature1

    Open Sourcing Dex Test Parser

    February 10, 2017

    Part of LinkedIn’s 3x3 pipeline for building and releasing mobile applications involves making the cycle for testing changes to the...