Livongo has been partnering year over year with Kleiner Perkins’ Silicon Valley Fellows program. Lauren has joined us as software engineering intern through this program for the summer of 2018. This post is about one of Lauren’s summer project to automate email template deployment. Her work is currently being used as part of our production deployment.
As Livongo expands its services beyond diabetes, it’s a good time to look at the technology that makes blood pressure monitoring possible. A proper scientific name for a blood pressure monitoring device is sphygmomanometer, which I personally find hard to pronounce, so for the rest of this post I’ll use more common, albeit unscientific name blood pressure monitor or BP monitor for … Continue reading “How Do Blood Pressure Monitors Work?”
Traditionally, we have utilized a normal file upload for user profile pictures, where we automatically center then crop after upload. This has a list of drawbacks. User can not edit the photo, and have no idea how it looks until image is uploaded. We don’t know how big the picture is until it is transferred to server-side. If image is … Continue reading “Canvas and Fabric.JS”