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Thursday, 12 July, 2018 UTC

Takeaways on Building a React Based App with Electron

Takeaways on Building a React Based App with Electron

Earlier this year, Stream launched Winds 2.0, an open-source and native application for macOS, Windows, and Linux, which provides an entirely new way to consume RSS feeds and Podcasts. It was our first time building a native application, so we chose ... more


Tuesday, 10 July, 2018 UTC

Building an End-to-End Deep Learning GitHub Discovery Feed

Building an End-to-End Deep Learning GitHub Discovery Feed

There’s hardly a developer who doesn’t use GitHub. With all those stars, pulls, pushes and merges, GitHub has a plethora of data available describing the developer universe. As a Data Scientist at Stream, my job is to develop recommender systems for ... more


Thursday, 5 July, 2018 UTC

Testing Node.js in 2018

Testing Node.js in 2018

Stream powers feeds for over 300+ million end users. With all of those users relying on our infrastructure, we’re very good about testing everything that gets pushed into production. Our primary codebase is written in Go, with some remaining bits of ... more


Wednesday, 4 July, 2018 UTC

Winds 2.1: Building Touch Bar Support for macOS in Electron with React

Winds 2.1: Building Touch Bar Support for macOS in Electron with React

One of the newest and coolest innovations in the tech/hardware world as of late is the touch bar that Apple released on its MacBook Pro last year. As these machines have become more and more popular, more and more applications are utilizing the touch ... more


Monday, 18 June, 2018 UTC

React Fragments – the end of the wrapper div

React Fragments – the end of the wrapper div

Hi there! I’m Ken. I’m a Developer Advocate over at GetStream.io, where we build personalized and scalable activity feeds. For the last several months, I’ve been working on Winds 2.0, an open-source RSS reader and podcast listening app. It’s built in ... more


Thursday, 24 May, 2018 UTC

Try out the Stream API with Postman

Try out the Stream API with Postman

As many developers are aware, Postman is a fantastic tool for developing and testing RESTful web-services and APIs. Since its inception, Postman has evolved beyond simply sending HTTP requests into a feature-rich product with support for automated testing ... more


Tuesday, 17 April, 2018 UTC

Winds 2.0 Beta – Now Available for Download

Winds 2.0 Beta – Now Available for Download

In case you haven’t already heard, the devrel team at Stream has been working on a really exciting project over the past couple months called Winds 2.0! Tl;Dr Winds is an open-source RSS reader and podcast player built with React & Stream. It’s not ... more


Thursday, 7 December, 2017 UTC

Generating Waveforms for Podcasts in Winds 2.0

Generating Waveforms for Podcasts in Winds 2.0

As developers at Stream, an API for building scalable newsfeeds and activity streams, my colleagues and I have been hard at work on creating Winds 2.0. This version of Winds is an open-source desktop app with support for RSS feeds and easy podcast listening, ... more


Wednesday, 25 October, 2017 UTC

Announcing Winds 2.0 — an Electron App with Support for RSS & Podcasts

Announcing Winds 2.0 — an Electron App with Support for RSS & Podcasts

In late 2016, we announced the release of Winds, an open-source RSS reader built with React, Redux, Sails, and Stream. The application was published on GitHub, accompanied by a fully hosted version on the GetStream.io domain. The project became so popular ... more


Thursday, 12 October, 2017 UTC

JavaScript Frontend Framework CLI Showdown

JavaScript Frontend Framework CLI Showdown

Many modern JavaScript frontend frameworks are complemented by a standalone Command Line Interface (CLI) program that assists with setting up a suitable development environment. Since many developers who work with Stream also use one or more of these ... more


Thursday, 7 September, 2017 UTC

Experimenting with React Native & Expo’s Audio API

Experimenting with React Native & Expo’s Audio API

Here at Stream, we’re all about exploring the latest trends around popular technologies. Doing so allows our team to better understand what is happening in the open-source community, a community that our company DNA is largely comprised of. Last year, ... more


Tuesday, 5 September, 2017 UTC

Adding TypeScript Type Definitions to the Stream JavaScript API Client Library

Adding TypeScript Type Definitions to the Stream JavaScript API Client Library

TypeScript is a language that Stream has been interested in for quite some time. Over the past year, we’ve had an increasing number conversations with TypeScript and Angular developers. So naturally, it’s been our ambition to eventually distribute Type ... more


Friday, 1 September, 2017 UTC

Cabin – A Fully Functional React & Redux Example App (Updated)

Cabin – A Fully Functional React & Redux Example App (Updated)

Last year, Stream set out to build a fully functional application to demonstrate how to architect real-time social applications with React and Redux that leverage Stream’s powerful API for building scalable news feeds and activity streams. And, thus, ... more


Friday, 1 September, 2017 UTC

Cabin – A Fully Functional React & Redux Example App (Updated)

Cabin – A Fully Functional React & Redux Example App (Updated)

Last year, Stream set out to build a fully functional application to demonstrate how to architect real-time social applications with React and Redux that leverage Stream’s powerful API for building scalable news feeds and activity streams. And, thus, ... more


Friday, 7 April, 2017 UTC

Creative Developer Marketing

Creative Developer Marketing

If your inbox is anything like mine you get an endless amount of promotional spam. The worst offenders are recruiters, companies selling explainer videos and offshored development shops. The marketing departments at those companies have a serious lack ... more


Wednesday, 22 February, 2017 UTC

In Depth Guide on Building a REST API with Node.js, Restify & MongoDB

In Depth Guide on Building a REST API with Node.js, Restify & MongoDB

With the multitudes of JavaScript frameworks available these days, there are countless options for building APIs. This also means things can get cloudy and many users lose sight of the most important factors when it comes to building a REST API – speed, ... more


Thursday, 9 February, 2017 UTC

How We Onboard Users at Stream

How We Onboard Users at Stream

Intro Building an easy-to-use API is hard, but onboarding shouldn’t be. It’s important that we, at Stream, make the onboarding experience as painless as possible for developers. Many of you have told us that our 5 minute interactive API tutorial helped ... more


Thursday, 26 January, 2017 UTC

Algolia – A Hosted Search API Reviewed

Algolia – A Hosted Search API Reviewed

Today we’re reviewing Algolia. This blog post is part of our review series where we uncover best-of-class SaaS solutions for developers. Reviewing other API services helps us come up with ideas for improving Stream, our API for building scalable and ... more


Tuesday, 27 December, 2016 UTC

Winds – An Open Source & Personalized RSS Reader

Winds – An Open Source & Personalized RSS Reader

Over the past few years, Stream has made scalable feed technology widely available to all developers. Today if you want to build a Twitter or Instagram-style app, you don’t need to reinvent solutions for scalable, personalized feeds. Personalized feeds ... more


Monday, 19 December, 2016 UTC

In Depth Guide on Building a REST API with Node.js, Restify & MongoDB

In Depth Guide on Building a REST API with Node.js, Restify & MongoDB

With the multitudes of JavaScript frameworks available these days, there are countless options for building APIs. This also means things can get cloudy and many users lose sight of the most important factors when it comes to building a REST API – speed, ... more


Tuesday, 7 June, 2016 UTC

Cabin – React & Redux Example App – React

Cabin – React & Redux Example App – React

This is the 2nd post for Cabin, the React & Redux Example App Tutorial series - which is all about React. Learn the history, philosophy, how React works, JSX, React components, and more. ... more


Thursday, 28 April, 2016 UTC

Stream JavaScript & Node Client (V3)

Stream JavaScript & Node Client (V3)

Version 3 of the JavaScript & Node library adds support for new Stream API features, reduces the size of the distributable JavaScript file, creates library documentation pages, and improves browser compatibility of our client. ... more


Monday, 4 January, 2016 UTC

Building news feeds & activity streams with Meteor

Building news feeds & activity streams with Meteor

Today we are happy to announce stream-meteor. This integration library makes it easy to build scalable newsfeeds and activity streams for your Meteor app. It’s powered by getstream.io and scales to millions of users. In this tutorial we will demonstrate ... more


Wednesday, 28 October, 2015 UTC

Stream Javascript/Node client v3

Stream Javascript/Node client v3

Today we have released a new version of our Stream JavaScript client. In this version we have added support for new Stream API features, reduced the size of the distributable JavaScript file, created library documentation pages, and improved browser ... more


Wednesday, 26 November, 2014 UTC

Parse cloud code, EmberJS & GetStream.io

Parse cloud code, EmberJS & GetStream.io

Today we’ve released a small example app, which shows you how to integrate GetStream.io with Parse cloud code. The example is based on EmberJS and listens to changes in realtime. The demo shows a simple Facebook/Twitter style network where you can Share ... more


Monday, 17 November, 2014 UTC

Easier integration with new API clients and data browser

Easier integration with new API clients and data browser

In the past days we’ve updated our API clients for Python, Ruby, Node and PHP. Thanks for the great feedback which helped us made the API easier. Client improvements One thing which confused many new users was the syntax for getting a feed object. In ... more