The latest news on the API economy
You know APIs have hit the big time when even the Kardashians have them. And have them they do, along with the headaches of securing them and their, uh, adoring fans.
API Science enables API developer-consumers to monitor usage of APIs in their apps, and gives API providers insight into what their dev community is experiencing.
See how Kocomojo enabled marketers with the Google Maps API and beacons to create geo-targeted and hyper-local boundaries that trigger campaigns on customer smartphones.
One gap in Google's Cloud Platform had to do with the performance and cost of bandwidth hungry apps. Now, Google is partnering with CDNs to offer better options for developers.
The rise of the API economy is supported by the documentation, yet many devs place little importance on this aspect despite the perils of providing poor or obsolete documentation.
Like Apache's Thrift, Google's Protocol Buffers gives API developers an option for binary payload serialization. This article explains how to enable .NET Web APIs for ProtoBuffers.
This article uses a real-world example from a talk by Dimitri van Hees to help you understand what Linked Data is and how it can be applied to your business.
Automating API discovery and integrating APIs into management workflows is becoming easier with a new generation of tools like AWS’s API Gateway Swagger Importer Tool.
On Friday, Twitter cut off API access to Diplotwoops and Politwoops, services that bring to light tweets deleted by politicians, diplomats and embassies.
Few companies have fully leveraged the benefits of machine learning until the rise of companies making such APIs available. We look at the business value offered by such APIs.
SmartBear Software has updated its API tools, part of the API Readiness platform Ready! API, ServiceV for API service virtualization and LoadUI NG for API load testing.
With job openings increasing by double-digit percentages every year, it has seemingly never been a better time to be a developer, but salary and work environments can vary.
A software engineer is urging Facebook to implement additional security measures to help prevent hackers from using one of Facebook’s APIs to harvest users’ personal data.
IT development continues to struggle to keep pace with demand. To address that, application development needs to embrace not only experts but everyone. Here is how that can happen.