- Posted by Mary Anne on June 8, 2021
The CFEngine product development, product management and community team used Overleaf to help improve the collaboration surrounding the creation of a very important technical white paper. The white paper compared CFEngine to Ansible in the ways both solutions address the scalability challenge in server configuration.
The white paper was co-authored by Vratislav Podzimek, Ole Elgesem, Nick Anderson and Cody Valle. Vratislav describes the process of authoring this white paper on behalf of the team.
- Posted by Sven on May 31, 2021
We are extremely proud to share the exciting news that Paulo Reis (Overleaf), John Lees-Miller (Overleaf), and Sven Laqua (Digital Science) have been awarded the SIGCHI Best Case Study Award at the ACM CHI2021 Conference for their case study on “Merging SaaS Products In A User-Centered Way - A Case Study of Overleaf and ShareLaTeX”.
- Posted on May 27, 2021
In this guest post, Daniel Naber explains how the free LanguageTool browser add-on can be used with Overleaf to check your spelling and grammar.
- Posted by Mary Anne on April 27, 2021
We’re pleased to announce that Overleaf Server Pro 2.6 is now available!
You can find further information in the official release notes. Please note that we went straight to a 2.6.1 release, version 2.6.0 has not been published.
- Posted by Simon on April 6, 2021
As a fully remote company, we have always looked for ways to keep people working together. One thing that works well for us is to run remote hackathons, where our engineers get together to work on something unusual. These have been successful enough that we have made them a quarterly event.
We have posted previously about our process on our first blog post about how we got this started and our one in October 2020. We’ve refined our process over this time, and I’d like to share some advice on what we’ve learned from running them successfully over a year and a half.