Brief History of Logquacious

Logquacious (lq) is an open source, fast, and simple log viewer written at Cash App. It supports reading structured log entries directly from an Elasticsearch log store. It is available...

Improving Animations on iOS with Stagehand

Adding animations to your app turns a fairly routine interaction into a more enjoyable, exciting experience. These animations make a straightforward design into something that feels polished and professional. Unfortunately,...

Wire 3: gRPC meets Kotlin

Wire is our open source implementation of Protocol Buffers. Today’s release supports Kotlin, gRPC, and Gradle. Kotlin In addition to Java, Wire now generates Kotlin: class Dinosaur( /** Common name...

Tuning Elasticsearch Index Settings for Logs

Indexing logs in Elasticsearch is resource intensive, and a poorly configured log configuration can make for brutally slow log queries. There are surprisingly few guides on how to address the...

OkHttp 4 Goes Kotlin

Today’s release changes everything and nothing. Everything? OkHttp is an HTTP client for Java and Android. Until today the library itself was all Java. With version 4 we’ve switched to...