On the first day of the 2020 new year, Alipay engineers did a special annual GEEK inventory and found that in the past year, Alipay added 400 million lines of code. What kind of concept does this mean? Strung together, it is said that “the number of base pairs in an ant’s DNA is equivalent”!
To give a more intuitive example, the code length of an APP on the iPhone is currently 40,000 lines, and the code length of the classic online game World of Warcraft is only 5.25 million lines. In other words, Alipay added the equivalent of 10,000 Apps, or 80 World of Warcraft.
Of course, these codes will not be completely packed into Alipay APP, but through the chain, small programs and other ways to associate with Alipay, take-off, which is also the basis of Alipay can solve people’s food and clothing services.
Alipay also said that at Ant Financial, 63% of its employees are technical people. Over the past year, they have developed intelligent systems to help you identify garbage, use blockchain to ensure that your baby eat safe milk powder, real-time wind control to ensure the security of your account, but also took a few “world champions” … 2020, technology GG said: they are willing to left the keyboard right code, continue to work for a more convenient and better life.