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Email: Getting Back to the Basics

Author: Christine Spang

Introducing the Nylas Email Expert Series

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Nylas Webhooks: Now Available for Email, Calendar, and Contacts

The new Nylas webhooks system sends webhooks 2-10x sooner, and includes triggers for email, calendar, contacts, and events! 
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How to Tackle the Learning Curve of your First Major Engineering Project

Author: Annie Cook
A closer look at the 16 week-long Contacts API project and the learnings that came from engineering fullstack systems at scale
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Lessons Learned Syncing 800 Million Contacts To Our Database

Author: Annie Cook
We recently upgraded our Contacts API to v2.0. Here's the why and how we did it, and a few major takeaways that Software Developer Annie Cook came away with.
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Developer Success Engineering: Teamwork Makes the Dream Work

Everything you want to know about developer success engineering from Slack,, BugSnag and Nylas.
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Raising the Limits on Developer Speed

Raising the Limits on Developer Speed

Author: Halla Moore

How we used React/Redux, Jest, and automation to rebuild our dashboard in only three months

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Making a Faster API

Author: Evan Morikawa

Techniques and Tools for Tuning API Performance and Response Time on a Large Python Fleet

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Collaborative Debugging: A Tale of Two Bugs

Author: Jackie Luo
Sometimes problems aren't technical—they're human-centered.
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Why Consistency Matters When Building Reliable Systems

Author: Karim Hamidou
We recently faced what could have been a serious outage thanks to a 12-year-old MySQL bug. Here's how we fixed it & what we're doing differently now.
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Billions of Emails Synced with Python

Author: Christine Spang
At PyBay 2017, Nylas CTO Christine Spang explains the ins-and-outs of how Nylas uses Python.
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Open-sourcing the Nylas Employee Handbook

There comes a time in every company when you need to open-source your employee handbook. We're excited to finally share ours.
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How Do We Even JS? (The Components of Nylas's Javascript Stack)

Author: Juan Tejada
What we learned from trying out all of the latest tools and practices the React community has been shifting towards.
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