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The (Not So) Hidden Cost Of Sharing Code Between iOS And Android

- Eyal Guthmann tl;dr: Writing code once sounds like a good idea but doesn't factor in the additional costs associated with it. The Dropbox team doesn't share code via C++ but writes in platform native languages.

featured in #150


Looking Inside The Box

- Vincent Berg tl;dr: Reverse engineering the Dropbox client, "breaking its obfuscation mechanisms, de-compiling it to Python code as well as modifying the client in order to use debug features which are normally hidden from view."

featured in #141