The GitHub Ruby Library is available on Git to access the API. In this case, developer Wynn Netherland intends to offer Octokit.rb, a project that acts as a wrapper to the API following Ruby conventions. This approach could benefit Ruby developers who have the goals to fork projects, send pull requests, and monitor development.
Nearly every app starts as a monolith. But as the codebase grows, the app can become hard to understand for new developers and one small change in one part of the system can have unexpected effects in other places. This is where having a service-based architecture can help.
Stormpulse, a weather intelligence company, has launched a risk management solution (i.e. Riskpulse) which includes an API that third parties can integrate with existing systems: the Pulse API. Riskpulse moves beyond weather related risks to business. Riskpulse constitutes a comprehensive risk management solution that delivers insight into crime rates, travel alerts, environmental risks, and more.