Recent Updates from Vimeo

  • How a hackathon idea turned into an official Vimeo app

    Apr 24, 2017

    One of the great perks of working at Vimeo is that we’re given time to work on something not yet associated with a product roadmap. We call this the Vimeo Jam, and it can include research, working on a feature we wish our apps had, or even creating a new application. We have a three-day long jam session…

  • Automated type inference for dynamically typed programs

    Apr 12, 2017

    Recently, we released a tool called Psalm that’s designed to check PHP code for potential errors. We use it at Vimeo as part of our build process, and it helps us stop bugs from making it into production code.A number of similar tools exist for dynamically typed languages:Hack (created by Facebook) has…