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Architecture & Design Follow 471 Followers

Aspects and Services - an Important Distinction?

by Mark Little Follow 4 Followers on  Mar 19, 2017

Arnon Rotem-Gal-Oz believes that something is either a monolith or a microservice is nonsense. He also believes that more and more implementations which claim to be microservices will not live up to all of the principles. However, he does not discount the need for semi-independently deployable software components and discusses an approach he has found useful, which he call Aspects.

Web API Follow 66 Followers

Google Makes Public Their API Design Guide

by Abel Avram Follow 4 Followers on  Mar 10, 2017

Google has made public an API Design Guide for creating HTTP or RPC APIs. These design principles are recommended especially to developers creating gRPC APIs connecting to Google Cloud Endpoints.

Web API Follow 66 Followers

Advertising in a Snap: How Snapchat’s New APIs Are Increasing Their Ad Presence

by Margot Krouwer Follow 2 Followers on  Mar 06, 2017

Snapchat has released key new self-service features into its advertising API. These updates include the ability for companies to purchase ads in a self-service capacity, as well as take advantage of advanced ad targeting.

Web API Follow 66 Followers

Stormpath Launches Client API to Simplify Mobile and Frontend Authentication

by Benjamin Young Follow 1 Followers on  Feb 20, 2017

Stormpath, a provider of authentication, authorization, social login, and other user management related API services, recently launched a new Client API with the aim of simplifying mobile and front-end authentication and registration.

Cloud Follow 42 Followers

Google Cloud Endpoints is Now Generally Available

by Sergio De Simone Follow 4 Followers on  Feb 16, 2017

After three months in beta, Google has announced the general availability of its Open API-based Cloud Endpoints (GCE) API management system, which aims to make it possible to build efficient, ready-to-scale API platforms, says Google.

Cloud Follow 42 Followers

Microsoft Adds Team and LUIS Support for Flow

by Kent Weare Follow 7 Followers on  Feb 11, 2017

Microsoft has recently announced changes to its cloud workflow service, Flow, to enable teams to contribute and manage flows centrally. This new sharing capability is also available to SaaS and custom API Connectors. In addition to these collaboration features, Microsoft has also announced support for Gmail connectivity and integration with additional Microsoft Cognitive Services APIs.

Web API Follow 66 Followers

JPMorgan Chase and Intuit to Securely Share Data Through APIs

by Karthick Viswanathan Follow 0 Followers on  Feb 08, 2017

JPMorgan Chase and Intuit announced a partnership to share bank financial data easily and securely through APIs on January 25. With this partnership, JPMorgan Chase customers can now authorize the bank to share their account data with Intuit’s financial management applications like Mint and TurboTax.

Web API Follow 66 Followers

Oracle Acquires Apiary to Strengthen its API Integration Cloud

by Karthick Viswanathan Follow 0 Followers on  Jan 31, 2017 1

Oracle announced plans to acquire Apiary, the API management company with a focus on API design and collaboration, on January 19. Apiary is best known for API flow, its API management platform.

Web API Follow 66 Followers

The OpenAPI Spec, Based on Swagger, Reaches 3.0

by Abel Avram Follow 4 Followers on  Jan 27, 2017

The Open API Initiative has announced the preview of the OpenAPI 3.0 with an Implementer Draft scheduled for the end of February.

Web API Follow 66 Followers

eBay Announces New Buy and Sell APIs

by Margot Krouwer Follow 2 Followers on  Jan 26, 2017

eBay recently announced the release of two brand new buy and sell API’s.

Development Follow 100 Followers

Atom 1.13 Brings Benchmarks, Project History, and Keystroke Resolver API

by Sergio De Simone Follow 4 Followers on  Jan 12, 2017

Version 1.13 of Atom, GitHub’s Electron-based open source text editor, adds a host of new features and improvements for users and developers, including a benchmarking tool, a Reopen Project menu option and API, and a custom keystroke resolver to map Chrome keyboard events to Atom-style keystrokes.

Web API Follow 66 Followers

Amazon Adds Finer Granularity of Control to Their Voice Recognition API

by Margot Krouwer Follow 2 Followers on  Dec 04, 2016

Amazon’s Alexa Voice Service API, the NLP (natural language processing) API that powers Amazon Echo, has a new update that allows for developers to use Alexa to turn any device into a “smart” device through the use of the API’s voice recognition features.

Culture & Methods Follow 131 Followers

Technologies for the Future of Software Engineering

by Ben Linders Follow 8 Followers on  Dec 01, 2016 4

The Cloud, infrastructure as code, federated architectures with APIs, and anti-fragile systems: these are technologies for developing software systems that are rapidly coming into focus, claimed Mary Poppendieck. Systems are moving towards the cloud, and APIs are replacing central shared databases and enable the internet of things. We need to develop anti-fragile systems which embrace failure.

.NET Follow 81 Followers

Google Releases .Net APIs for Google Cloud

by Pierre-Luc Maheu Follow 1 Followers on  Oct 25, 2016

Google recently announced .Net support for Google Cloud APIs. This includes C# bindings and PowerShell cmdlets. A Visual Studio extension is also available, allowing to browse Google Cloud resources and to deploy Asp.Net applications on Google Compute Engine.

Web API Follow 66 Followers

GitHub Adopts New GraphQL API

by Margot Krouwer Follow 2 Followers on  Oct 12, 2016

GitHub recently introduced at their Github Universe conference the alpha release of their new API, written in Facebook’s GraphQL (a query language that allows for self-service API contracts). GitHub writes in its engineering blog that its main reason for switching API paradigms is lack of scalability with their existing RESTful contracts.

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