This Node.js SDK is for use with the Hacker News API. Use this SDK to retrieve the top 500 stories, the 500 newest stories, or Show, Ask, and Job stories on Hacker News. See the project page for code samples and full method descriptions. The node is offered under an MIT license.
As the amount of processing power that can be affordably invoked via the cloud continues to increase, applications that were once thought too impractical to build are suddenly quite feasible. A good example of that is AppStream, a new service that Amazon is beta testing that allows graphically and resource-intensive applications to be extended out to any number of devices that previously would not have had the processing capabilities to run them.
TribeHR, a software-as-a-service human resources solution, is bringing powerful API integration into the HR industry on multiple fronts. TribeHR co-founder Joseph Fung explained to us at SWSXi how APIs fit into the company's overall strategy: