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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.

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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.

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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

Example App: Twitter Clone Built With Django & Stream

A Twitter-clone example application built with Django & Stream. Check it out!

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.

Company

5 Brilliant Articles About Newsfeeds & Activity Streams

Highlighting some of the best articles out there about newsfeed and activity stream development.

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Stream Beta & Techstars NY

We are excited to announce that Stream is participating in Techstars NY.

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REST Documentation

As a tiny step towards supporting more languages we have released our internal REST documentation.

Engineering

Scalability as a Service, Guest Post on HighScalability

Thierry wrote a guest post on HighScalability called Scalability as a Service. It explains the trend how development is moving towards a hosted component based approach.

Company

Multi Region Support

We are shipping the first iteration of multi-region support. We now replicate part of our infrastructure in four regions.

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Teams, Organizations and Topics

The most basic pattern in social networking is to follow other users. However, many apps will also allow you to follow more complex concepts such as teams, organizations, topics, sites, and more.

Tutorials

Parse Cloud Code, EmberJS & GetStream.io

We have released a small example app, which shows you how to integrate GetStream.io with Parse cloud code.

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Easier Integration with New API Clients & Data Browser

In the past days, we have updated our API clients for numerous languages and taken your feedback to make the API easier to use.

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Call For Contributors: Stream-Framework 1.1

We have released Stream Framework 1.1 – and we are looking for your contributions!

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Introducing stream-django, Our First Framework Integration

We are proud to announce the first release of Stream-Django, a python package to add activity feeds to Django applications. This package comes with built-in integration for Django models, out-of-the-box feed management and some template helpers to presenting feeds to your users. …

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How Stream’s Entry Plan Compares to In-House Solutions

Stream’s hosted newsfeed API gives you several advantages over an in-house solution.

Tutorials

Example App: Python & Django on Heroku

We are excited to announce the first of our GetStream example applications – Python/Django on Heroku.

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Introducing the Stream Framework

Introducing version 1.0.0 of the Stream Framework!