Engineering at MindLink

Parallelizing our CI tests

In this second “improving our CI tests” blog we’ll complete our journey by: Enabling parallel NUnit test execution at the text-fixture…

Ben Osborne
Ben Osborne
 on 05 July, 2018

Mixin that memory leak

This is a story of how, without much effort, mixins can give you memory leaks all over your shiny stuff. TL;DR Mixins share the properties…

Luke Terry
Luke Terry
 on 05 July, 2018

Improving our CI tests

This is the story of how we: Enabled parallel NUnit test execution Migrated our CI test stack to a reproduceable and self-contained…

Ben Osborne
Ben Osborne
 on 28 June, 2018

End-To-End Encryption with the Signal Protocol

What is the Signal Protocol? The Signal Protocol (formerly TextSecure Protocol) defines a cryptographic encryption protocol for secure end…

Jamie Matthews
Jamie Matthews
 on 20 June, 2018

Creating a private Ethereum blockchain and using it as a model

Recently there’s been a lot of fascination surrounding blockchains, and how they can be used to improve long-standing industry technologies…

Daniel Dean
Daniel Dean
 on 06 June, 2018

Custom content in a Skype for Business conversation

At MindLink we like to take current trends in messaging and see if we can get more out of Skype for Business (SfB) by supporting them. This…

Luke Terry
Luke Terry
 on 21 May, 2018

Leveraging Rasa to build on-premise intelligent chat bots

In this post we will explain and demonstrate how to leverage Rasa to develop intelligent chatbots and securely deploy them on premise…

Niccolo Terreri
Niccolo Terreri
 on 18 May, 2018

Why DraftJS doesn't work on Android

DraftJS is a popular open source rich text editing library for React maintained by Facebook. It allows developers to decorate input text as…

Niccolo Terreri
Niccolo Terreri
 on 22 April, 2018

Publishing to GitHub Pages from TFS

Recently we decided it was time to publish our own blog to showcase some of what our talented engineers do and find interesting. To do this…

Luke Terry
Luke Terry
 on 13 April, 2018