Forget uploading resumes or filling out forms on some job board. Backend-as-a-service company Parse is inviting potential hires to apply via its Parse API. In what initially looks like an added barrier to entry, the company is hoping its cheeky and geeky move will attract the sort of developers who think in JSON.
Beer and Application Developers have a bond that goes back a long time. Last year we covered the BreweryDB Project, a community effort to build an open database of beers and breweries. Pint Labs, the team behind BreweryDB have been brewing for more than a year now and the result is a complete revamp of infrastructure, a brand new BreweryDB website and a version 2 of the BreweryDB API.