Author: Brian van Damme

Weibo to Remove 140 Character Limit

January 22, 2016 |

Weibo has announced that it will soon remove its 140 character limit. This news comes only 2 weeks after Twitter confirmed that they are testing 10.000 character tweets. Weibo CEO Wang Gaofei has made public that paid Weibo members will have the new limit starting from January 28, while others will have to wait until…
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WeChat Developer Workshop Follow Up

April 3, 2015 |

After noticing that there was a strong desire to learn more about WeChat development in the Shanghai tech and startup community, KAWO teamed up with AKQA to host an event specifically addressing this hot topic. Speakers Aaron Chang (JING digital), Alan Stafford (AKQA) and Brian van Damme (KAWO) presented about various ways to develop for…
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Chinese Javascript String Comparison

March 20, 2015 |

Problem: Coming soon, in KAWO v5, there will be an audit trail of every change that was made to a post. In order to show the before and after differences we needed a client side string comparison algorithm that could handle Chinese characters. Solution: Step One: User Experience We started with some quick mock-ups of…
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