February 3, 2015
Single purpose API
Sorry, No followers
Do you know what it means to be "brogrammer?" Can you tell the difference between a real hackathon prize and a lame attempt to patronize developers? Meet Brandon Wirtz who recently participated at some hackathons and has some constructive feedback for the people who organize them.
The New Media Consortium (NMC), "an international not-for-profit consortium of nearly 250 learning-focused organizations dedicated to the exploration and use of new media and new technologies," highlighted data mashups as an important emerging technology in its 2008 Horizon Report.
Today at the official opening of the APIcon 2014 conference, Uri Sarid CTO of MuleSoft (parent company of ProgrammableWeb), challenged developers to think more about the great API unknown than perhaps better-known issues that are well on their way to finding resolutions.