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Prioritizing resources for a faster app startup

by Patrick Gotthardt 19. August 2016

We’ve prioritized the resources that our users need to load and gained an impressive boost on our JavaScript application startup. In this article, I will explain how we’ve used Webpack, adjusted our handling of SVG icons and prioritized user needs to achieve up to 4.5 times faster startup.

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trivago Tech GetTogether 2016

by Thomas Bartel 02. August 2016

With engineers spread across four offices, collaboration and communication in trivago’s IT is a challenge. Additionally, new engineers join the company all the time, which makes it even harder to figure out who to talk to about certain products, packages, and technologies.

Luckily, we are privileged to have an outstanding T&O (Talents and Organization) team who worked hard to establish a wonderful tradition called Tech GetTogether. This year, they invited us to the Dutch coast for three days packed with knowledge exchange and team building.

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