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By building from an API as part of a decoupled project, clear, human-readable API documentation can facilitate clear communication across the project for everyone involved.
Using Google Maps Web Services APIs, Chicago's Department of Transportation implemented sophisticated GIS management software to improve efficiency of civic construction projects.
Twitter’s introduction of the API limit drove many developers away from the platform. At a recent conference in Aspen, Twitter founder Evan Williams expressed regret over the move.
The strategic use of various Twitter platform products for sourcing information and publishing content has helped Bleacher Report become the number 1 sports publisher on Twitter.
With an engaged online community already in place, World of Warcraft creators have incorporated Twitter APIs to allow the broadcasting of in-game experiences to a wider audience.
Level 3 REST APIs expose hypermedia controls that incorporate links into resource representations. Content negotiation can be used to reduce link bloat and dev time within REST.
As a great example of how APIs can drive business success, Hilton Hotels is leveraging Google Maps APIs to improve guest experience by providing detailed local information.
In an innovative move, Nasdaq will launch the pilot test of the new Nasdaq Private Market using Bitcoin’s blockchain technology thanks to Bitcoin startup Chain’s API.
With SAST and DAST scanning tools designed for early 2000’s web applications, it may be time you looked for a more current solution for maintaining your application’s security.
Pixel Labs leveraged three web platform features of Microsoft Edge to create Flight Arcade, a realistic, browser-based flying experience inspired by the original Flight Simulator.
In just 18 months, back-end service provider Playblazer has grown its user base to 23 million game players, who have generated over 2.3 billion API calls on Azure.
Ember.js announced the release of version 1.3, along with 2.0 beta, deprecating some APIs as the framework takes a step toward introducing its improved development model.
When creating an API, consistency and longevity are two important factors that often get overlooked as devs often seek immediate solutions that don’t benefit long-term performance.
In the wake of the notorious "Fappening" hack of celebrities’ private photos in 2014, the FBI stormed the Chicago home of one suspect and seized multiple electronic devices.
Forrester Research has announced the findings of a study it conducted, predicting that international spending on API management solutions will exceed $1 billion per year by 2020.