The Google Cloud Datastore Ruby Sample Code by Google demonstrates JSON architecture in requests and responses when interacting with the API. Examples allow developers to include credentials, service, and projectIDs.
Partnering with a storage vendor may not be the first thing that comes to mind for most developers, but EMC is looking to changd some hearts and minds about the strategic role storage plays in application development.
Google App Engine has adopted the mantra of frequent releases and in keeping line with that, it announced a new version of its App Engine SDK. Like other recent releases, it included several bug fixes, but much more interesting are the new features it introduced, including automatic geolocation of users.
Thirteen APIs have been added to the ProgrammableWeb directory in categories including Payments, Semantic Web, Augmented Reality, Bitcoin and Chat. One highlight featured today is the Aerospike API which integrates applications with a NoSQL database. Here's a look at what's new.