Sourcelabs Blog

Meetup: GitLab pipelines

Many of us use gitlab in our current project but do not truly understand the basics. For this meetup we decided to investigate how building a pipeline works by building …

Meetup: Rust

Being a company that specialises in building software for the JVM using mostly Kotlin (but still Java at times, we still love Java), doesn’t mean we do not have an …

Meetup: gRPC

For the first internal meetup of this year we decided to have a look at gRPC (https://grpc.io/). From their website: “gRPC is a modern open source high performance RPC framework …

Meetup: Project Loom

The year 2020 has been one of a kind. Work life was characterized by communicating with colleagues exclusively through messaging and video calls. No physical get-togethers at the office, in …

Meetup: Kotlin Flow

The last internal meetup of the year normally ends with an awesome company event and a great dinner where we get to enjoy the finest food and maybe a glass …

Meetup: Android

In October 2020 we had our meetup about Android basics. Development for Android is a bit different than regular JVM development. Android developers have been stuck with Java 1.6 via …

Java Completable Futures

On September 25th we had our monthly meetup, this time about Java CompletableFutures. CompletableFuture was introduced in Java 8 as a concurrency API improvement to the Future interface (of Java …

Tech day at bol.com

bol.com, the Netherlands largest online retailer, has been a client of Sourcelabs for many years. Recently we had the opportunity to co-organized a tech day for one of the product …