• HackDayFollowup3

    Recap from LinkedIn’s Intern HackDay

    August 11, 2016

    On July 15-16, LinkedIn held its sixth Annual Intern HackDay at our headquarters in Mountain View, California. More than a thousand college interns from tech companies around the Bay Area applied to attend the 24-hour event, which included a video game lab, a nap lounge, midnight food trucks, an interactive graffiti wall, and tons of pizza! LinkedIn’s VP of...

  • IPv6

    IPv6 Inside LinkedIn Part II

    August 9, 2016

    Coauthor: Tim Crofts In Part I of this series, we explained why we decided to move our internal network over to IPv6. The LinkedIn site has been available to the public over IPv6 since 2014, and our employees have been able to browse the internet over IPv6 for even longer. While many parts of our network have been IPv6 for a while, until recently our internal...

  • Getting to Know Neha Jain

    August 8, 2016

    LinkedIn wouldn't be the company it is today without the engineers who built it. We have no shortage of talented individuals in technical roles across the company. They are the ones who create, build, and maintain our platform, tools, and features—as well as write posts for this blog. In this series, we feature some of the people and personalities that make...

  • Android Test Butler

    Open Sourcing Test Butler

    August 4, 2016

    Automated testing is a key component to LinkedIn’s 3x3 strategy for releasing mobile applications. As we developed the new LinkedIn...

  • Introducing and Open Sourcing Shaky

    August 3, 2016

    At LinkedIn, we release incremental versions of our apps internally first, in order to deliver a better experience to our members—a...

  • 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...