The latest from Pesto

Jan 6, 2022

Performance & Stability

We've implemented some recent fixes that have significantly improved performance and stability. We wanted to share what work we're doing in this area as we know many of you have experienced performance issues. Follow along at this blog post.

Cold Winter Is Back

Cold Winter, our seasonal team building game, is back for the next few months! You and your teammates are stuck in a bitter winter landscape where one of you is secretly the evil ice mage. Discover the ice mage before they freeze your entire team!

Win 100 points to unlock the magic ice wand. Learn how to play here.

Pesto's 2021 In Review

2021 was a huge year for Pesto! We grew from 2 to 8 people, launched mobile apps and new room types, brought our infrastructures in house, and rebranded to Pesto.

Read more about all the new features we added last year.

Thoughts & Tips

  • User Wish List Avatar Pack
  • Changelog

    • Cold Winter๏ธ
    • Significant improvement to in-app lagginess
    • Changed way data is sent to the client to dramatically reduce bandwidth usage
    • Fix periodic instability from API timeouts
    • Better deploy process without associated instability
    • 2 Memory leak fixes
    • Fix unnecessary rendering causing lag
    • User wish list avatar items
    • 21 unwelcome bugs and stability issues: Please keep the bug reports coming!
    Dec 1, 2021

    Pragli is now Pesto

    Pragli is now Pesto, the digitally native, authentically human workplace.

    Yes, it's like the pasta sauce. If you're curious, you can learn more about our rebrand here.

    With the rebrand, we're changing the format of our newsletter - we'll now ship whenever we have a release. All releases are also available at

    Real time sync engine

    We recently developed our own real-time sync engine to improve the scale, stability, and performance of our product. Learn more here.

    Thoughts & Tips


    • New static site
    • New in-app appearance
    • Winter avatar items โ˜ƒ๏ธ
    • Fall avatar items ๐Ÿ‚
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