February 21, 2015
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Octoblu aims to be a connector for the Internet of Things. Appy Pie offers new API for food ordering Apps for restaurants. Plus: Amazon Web Services growing 90% YoY, and FireFox beta API add-ons.
Rather than getting caught up in a religious debate about the best method for integrating applications, it's best to accept the fact that depending on the age and the use case of the application, every integration scenario is likely to be different. Recognizing that reality, Informatica this week unfurled its Informatica Cloud Winter 2014 cloud service that, in addition to providing more business process controls, now includes support for RESTful APIs.
The W3C moved beyond its initial Web of Things Interest Group into a Web of Things Working Group. The Working Group will work towards creating official W3C Recommendations for the IoT industry. Building on emerging standards, the Working Group will standardize APIs, security, definitions and more.