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Case Study – Sportlobster & Stream

The No.1 Online Sports Community Sportlobster is the platform that fuels your passion for sport. It allows you to join the conversation with fellow sports fans, discussing the hot topics around the teams and sports stars that matter to you. Being on Sportlobster keeps you informe…

Case Studies

Case Study – Bandsintown & Stream

Feeds for 25 Million Users The Customer Bandsintown simplifies concert discovery by allowing you to track your favorite artists, receive alerts when they are touring near you, keep track of which shows you have RSVP’d to, and share concert details with your friends. Bandsintown w…

Engineering

Fast Recommendations for Activity Streams Using Vowpal Wabbit

The problem of content discovery and recommendation is very common in many machine learning applications: social networks, news aggregators and search engines are constantly updating and tweaking their algorithms to give individual users a unique experience. Personalization engin…

Engineering

React/Redux – Best Practices & Gotchas

This is a bonus post in the Cabin tutorial series created by getstream.io. Visit getstream.io/cabin for an overview of all the tutorials, as well as a live demo. The source code can be found on the Stream GitHub repository for Cabin, and all blog posts can be found at their respe…

Open Source

Cabin – React & Redux Example App – Mapbox

This is the 8th post in our tutorial series created by getstream.io. The final result is your own feature-rich, scalable social network app built with React and Redux! Visit getstream.io/cabin for an overview of all the tutorials, as well as a live demo. The source code can be fo…

Open Source

Cabin – React & Redux Example App – Algolia

This is the 7th post in our 8 part tutorial series created by GetStream.io. The final result is your own feature-rich, scalable social network app built with React and Redux!  Visit getstream.io/cabin for an overview of all the tutorials, as well as a live demo. The source code c…

Tutorials

13 Tips for a Highly Engaging News Feed

Getting the user experience right for a newsfeed is quite the challenge. Many apps end up showing completely irrelevant content to their users. Companies like Instagram, Quora, Etsy, Linkedin and Facebook have shown us a few tricks about providing an engaging newsfeed experience.…

Open Source

Cabin – React & Redux Example App – Keen

This is the 6th post in the 8 part tutorial series created by getstream.io. The final result is your own feature-rich, scalable social network app built with React and Redux! Visit getstream.io/cabin for an overview of all the tutorials, as well as a live demo. The source code ca…

Open Source

Cabin – React & Redux Example App – imgix

Photos in Cabin, the React example app, are powered by imgix. See how easy it is to implement awesome real-time image processing.

Open Source

Cabin – React & Redux Example App – Stream

This is the 4th post in the 8 part tutorial series created by getstream.io. The final result is your own feature-rich, scalable social network app built with React and Redux! Visit getstream.io/cabin for an overview of all 8 tutorials and a live demo. Visit getstream.io/cabin for…

Open Source

Cabin – React & Redux Example App – Introduction

Introducing Cabin, the React & Redux Example App and Tutorial Series. Learn how to setup full-stack, full-fledged photo sharing network.

Open Source

Cabin – React & Redux Example App – React

This is the 2nd post for Cabin – which is all about React. Learn the history, philosophy, how React works, JSX, React components, and more.

Tutorials

React & Redux Example App Tutorials

Learn React. Learn Redux. Do it while you create a scalable photo sharing app using services like Mapbox, Algolia, Keen, Stream, imgix, and DigitalOcean.

Open Source

Cabin – React & Redux Example App – Redux

In the 3rd post of the Cabin series, get an overview of Redux, learn the fundamentals, and much more.

Tutorials

Designing an Activity Stream? Yeah, There’s a W3C Spec For That

Did you know that there’s a specification for activity streams? That’s in it’s second version, and handled by the W3C?

Product

Global Citizen: A Community That Connects People

Global Citizen is a community that connects people who want to make an impact on the world’s biggest problems. Stream is providing the feed technology and hosting free of charge.

Engineering

Building News Feeds & Activity Streams With Meteor

We are happy to announce stream-meteor. This integration library makes it easy to build scalable newsfeeds and activity streams for your Meteor app.

Company

Introducing Ranked Feeds

We want to share the first Beta release of Ranked Feed. Ranked Feeds allows you to take control over how your feeds are sorted and move past the simple chronological view. Ranked feeds can help improve engagement with the feed.

Engineering

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.

Company

Stream Raises $1.75M Seed Round

Stream is excited to announce that we have raised $1.75m from Brad Feld/FGAngels, Techstars Ventures, Tahoma Ventures, Social Starts, Galvanize, Dharmesh Shah, Wayne Chang, Jud Valeski, Kyle Wild, James Powell and others.

Tutorials

How To Build a Notification Feed using Stream

A quick how-to for building a notification feed using Stream.

Engineering

Redis: Reducing Memory Usage

Before switching from Redis, there are quite a few things you can do to reduce memory usage.

Engineering

Python 3 & Stream Framework

Stream Framework now running on Python 3.4!

Company

Jobs at Stream – Techstars NYC 2015

Stream is currently participating in the prestigious Techstars NYC program and are searching for ambitious developers to join our team.

Engineering

5 Reasons to Use Cassandra For Building Your Newsfeed

Users of the open source Stream-Framework often ask us if they should use Redis or Cassandra to power their newsfeed. This article highlights five scenarios in which you are better off going for Cassandra.