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Understanding Real-time Conversations on Facebook

Posted by Janet Wiener  on  Apr 17, 2016

Janet Wiener discusses using a data pipeline and graphic visualizations to extract and analyze the Chorus – the aggregated, anonymized voice of the people communicating on Facebook - in real time.


Life of a Twitter JVM Engineer

Posted by Tony Printezis  on  Apr 10, 2016

Tony Printezis presents how services are deployed and monitored at Twitter, the benefits of using a custom-built JVM, and the challenges of the use of the JVM in an environment like Twitter.


Flying Faster with Heron

Posted by Karthik Ramasamy  on  Apr 03, 2016 1

Karthik Ramasamy presents the design and implementation of Heron, the new de facto stream data processing engine at Twitter. Ramasamy shares Twitter’s experience of running Heron in production.


How we Have run Agile Tour Osaka?

Posted by Yasuo Hosotani  on  Mar 29, 2016

Yasuo Hosotani presents how the Agile Tour Osaka has been organized without face-to-face or online meetings but only by using “Like” on Facebook.


A Spring Developer's Guide to Social Integration

Posted by Craig Walls  on  Mar 04, 2016

Craig Walls discusses how to use Spring Social, Spring Boot, and Spring Integration to expand the reach of an application to those services, effectively injecting the app into their social graph.


Securing Code Through Social Engineering

Posted by Christina Camilleri  on  Dec 23, 2015

Christina Camilleri shows how social engineering can change the way security is woven into testing, operations, and development workflows to better secure code against human threats.


From Hackathon to React Native @ Facebook

Posted by Christopher Chedeau  on  Sep 20, 2015

Christopher Chedeau walks through the challenges, both technical and people management related, involved in bringing the React JavaScript UI library to iOS.


Analyzing Social Networks with F#

Posted by Evelina Gabasova  on  Apr 22, 2015

Evelina Gabasova explains how to run a social network analysis on Twitter and how to use data science tools to find out more about followers.


Functional Programming on the Front-end with Facebook React

Posted by Dustin Getz,Daniel Miladinov  on  Mar 21, 2015

Dustin Getz,Daniel Miladinov demonstrate using Facebook React to build a CRUD editor, highlighting React's application of functional programming and immutability to manage complex application state.


Remote Access Made Easy and Fast with Haskell

Posted by Simon Marlow  on  Mar 12, 2015

Simon Marlow explains how to use Haxl to automatically batch and overlap requests for data from multiple data sources.


Scalable Big Data Stream Processing with Storm and Groovy

Posted by Eugene Dvorkin  on  Jan 18, 2015

Eugene Dvorkin provides an introduction to Storm framework, explains how to build real-time applications on top of Storm with Groovy, how to process data from Twitter in real-time, etc.


Functional Systems @ Twitter

Posted by Marius Eriksen  on  Jan 09, 2015

Marius Eriksen explains Twitter's experiences with functional programming (with Scala) @ Twitter: where functional techniques worked and where not. Also: how the Scala language has scaled with Twitter

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