April 10, 2015
Single purpose API
APIs enable incredible customization. No longer are customers locked into a specific interface or feature set: they can modify and augment core functionality as they see fit. It is incredibly liberating, but just deploying any old API isn't enough. You need to really understand how people use your API. Luckily, you can group most API usage into one of two buckets: reading and writing.
As much as mobile backend-as-a-service (BaaS) platforms free up developers from having to worry about the infrastructure that support their applications, they do generally come with a downside; most of them lock the developer into a particular cloud platform. With that issue in mind, FeedHenry created a namesake BaaS platform that took advantage of Node.js to create a BaaS platform that developers could deploy and ultimately move to any cloud platform of their choice.
Option trading can be quite a tricky business, and an investor can spend countless hours sifting through reams of un-impressive trade options before coming across any good ones. PowerOptions is an online options information and trading site that exists to make the process of option investing a lot less laborious and time consuming, and in effect, more lucrative. PowerOptions' API provides a simple solution for interacting with the company's patented suite of tools.