This Ruby sample shows how to Integrate Simplify Commerce easily into your application. It demonstrates how you can integrate with Simplify Commerce in your Ruby on Rails application. The Simplify Commerce API is a secure platform to build payments into an app or website and allows you to add PCI-compliant payment pages to a site, control the user experience, and all of the sensitive payments data is stored on Mastercard servers. Simplify Commerce provides a way to implement all-in-one payment solution for websites, mobile apps and in-person.
To help developers increase the security of their apps, PayPal has updated its developer portal to include a self-service credential provisioning feature that allows developers to generate their own client-secret pairs, which developers use to authenticate their apps with the PayPal API.
Social data aggregator Gnip is partnering with Twitter to provide access to the microblogging giant's firehose at various levels through its Gnip API, but only for analysis, not display. Additionally, Twitter is transitioning all "gardenhose" developers--those receiving 10% of the Twitter stream--over to Gnip's service. Twitter, which has carefully chosen firehose customers in the past, now can focus on its core product, rather than directly selling access to its users' data.