The Eventful Ruby library was created by the Eventful team to interact with the API features that include users, calendars, groups, speakers, performers, venues, and events. API key available. This Ruby library uses YAML instead of XML for data exchange. Objects can be used like hashes instead of REXML.
Today at The Ultimate Developer Event, Chad Pytel is leading a workshop on building client-side web applications with Backbone.js and CoffeeScript. Chad is CEO of thoughtbot, a web and mobile design & development firm that has locations across the globe.
Every year a lot of "web professionals" go talk about very important things in the restaurants, bars and streets of Austin, Texas. Then, during the day, some of them go to panels at the SXSW Interactive conference. Voting in August for talks in March is part of the tradition. Each year we've tried to encourage APIs to take a larger role in the festival and it's working. There are more API-related proposals than every before and they're all listed below for your voting consideration.