Without the dot, "cardio" is Rule #1 in Zombieland. With the dot, card.io is PayPal's latest acquisition: the startup formerly known as Lumber Labs, whose technology allows developers to integrate credit card payments into any iOS or Android app with no additional hardware.
DeepEarth, a new map control that integrates Microsoft's Virtual Earth mapping service (our Virtual Earth API Profile) with the Silverlight 2.0 framework, is now available as an open source project on CodePlex.
In times of beyond-peak traffic volume, API calls can be the factor that breaks a website. Savvy web teams will itemize the functionality of their websites and evaluate their priorities for what they need. Web teams should follow three tips to deploy their APIs and avoid website disasters.