In the latest developer survey of StackOverflow, React is the most loved framework and JavaScript is the most popular language.1 I hear the words New Hotness thrown a lot. Surprisingly, former Hotness CoffeeScript has now been relegated to the most hated list. Backbone nostalgia aside, it does make me raise...

In Quipper, we use Brightcove to host our video contents. In most cases, the only time we need to show the video duration is when the user watches the video. For this, showing the video duration in Brightcove’s video player itself is enough. We have a recent update in which...

ReactJS by Facebook is one of the most popular Javascript libraries nowadays. Many developers love it for many reasons, from efficiency to even its tools. I personally like it because of how components are built in jsx. In one glance, one can easily see 3 very important things: how it...

Quipper provides some products that consist of different infrastructures (AWS VPCs) and we use Terraform to build them. Also, our team manages Terraform files (.tf and .tfvars) for a product as a GitHub repository such as quipper/product1-terraform and each repository uses different versions of Terraform. For example, one product uses...

A funny thing happened one night as I got home and started to get settled for bed. A devsupport ticket from our github issue tracker has caught my eye. The title went something like “Strange Characters on Qlink”. Something about strange things has always fascinated me, and this was not...