July 30, 2014
The WP REST API represents one of WordPress' most significant projects to date. Currently under a major rewrite, the API moves WordPress towards a full application framework.
The team that maintain the open source Spring Framework have now included first-class support for CORS in a move that aligns the framework with REST APIs and HTML5 specifications.
Zend, the provider of the most widely used PHP application development platform, is moving to apply those capabilities to several application development frameworks based on PHP.