The Confluent KAFKA Java Sample Code provides a directory with examples to use Kafka. Developers can start Zookeeper and the Kafka server and for a simple consumer demo, developers can`run bin/java-simple-consumer-demo.sh`
Twitch made API news this week with new endpoints and a developer invitation to discuss rate limit increases. The new endpoints allow developers to get and create clips, and retrieve the top games on Twitch. Twitch opened a dedicated email box specifically for fielding rate limit increase requests.
Facebook implemented new features for its Live API to answer common concerns voiced by the publishers. The automated encoder configuration ensures auto tweaks to quality settings throughout the stream, and the frame-accurate start times informs a publisher of the exact frame a video is live.