July 21, 2008
The initial buzz at drinks for the end of day one of API Strategy and Practice was: “Our minds have been blown.” The audience response is evident from three talks yesterday at API Strategy and Practice in Amsterdam. Presentations aimed at developers moved from a global rethink of what coding actually is (Mike Amundsen) to how to think and manage APIs as the core unit in distributed systems (John Sheehan) to a best practice daily toolkit for developers writing code and integrating APIs (Bruno Pedro).
This tutorial shows you how to scrape data from a dynamic Web page and then build an events database using the ParseHub API, Python & Flask.
The Internet of Things promises to bring many challenges with it. Node.js is suited to meet those challenges from scalability, low resource requirements, and easy code maintenance.