Author Archives: Dylan Etkin

Bitbucket’s SSL certificates are changing

On April 9th at 01:30 UTC, we’ll be updating our SSL certificates as a response to the Heartbleed bug. This change is the final step in ensuring that our systems are not vulnerable. We apologize for the short notice. It’s likely that you won’t notice any …

Updated Status Site

We are happy to announce that we’ve updated our status.bitbucket.org site to contain a whole heap of improvements. Accountability We understand that when Bitbucket is unavailable that you, our users, can’t get your work done. We take this responsibility very …

Become a leader on the Bitbucket team

Bitbucket is growing in leaps and bounds; we passed our one million user mark back in June! Expanding the service means expanding the team, so we’re hiring for a number of SF-based leadership positions: R&D Team Lead – Run the team that drives the architectural …

Finnovation™ brings you a heap of new features

Here in Bitbucket-land we practice innovation week, a time for the team to work on whatever they desire. Now, we’ve taken the concept even further with our first Finnovation™ week. Why? Well, after the last three innovation weeks, we had a number of really exciting …

Innovation week launches several new features

On the heels of our big UI release we decided it was time to let the Bitbucketers sow their wild oats – we call it Innovation Week. What’s Innovation Week? We set aside one week for developers to work on whatever they desire – feature enhancements, new features, …

Use Custom Regex to Link Anywhere On Bitbucket

A few weeks ago we introduced Bitbucket Links, which among other things makes it possible to integrate Bitbucket to your JIRA issue tracker by using issue keys in your commit message. We have just rolled out an update for this feature that allows you to specify custom …

Action shortcuts are x-citing

A little while back we launched keyboard shortcuts on Bitbucket. A few of us on the Bitbucket team have become quite used to using them and found ourselves sad when we wanted to fork a repo or make a pull request and had to reach for the mouse. We are sad no longer. The …

Bamboo, Grove, and AgileZen. Oh my!

Bitbucket has added three new service brokers for your post-commit enjoyment. The  Bamboo CI service broker for Bitbucket services lets you integrate with your Bamboo builds. Simply punch in your build server details, and Bitbucket will ping your Bamboo CI server …

Label your SSH keys

We are happy to announce that you can now add labels to your SSH keys. This makes managing multiple SSH keys much simpler. Lets be honest, this blog should have happened a while ago and for that we say, thanks for your patience. If you want to update your existing keys …

Repository navigation made easy

We recently rolled out a little feature that’ll please those who like to get around without leaving the keyboard. The global site search, which can be focused with ‘/’, now has a repository autocomplete which will allow you to quickly find and then navigate …