Zan Thrash introduces Spock, a Grails testing framework that includes mocking, parameterized tests and an extension API.
Bobby Warner discusses the pros and cons of the available options that Grails developers have for creating RESTful APIs.
Raymond Chen tells the story of Windows’ API evolution from the beginning up to its latest version, WinRT.
Michael Brunton-Spall shares his experience re-architect The Guardian’ Content API from a system based on Solr to a message queue cloud service based upon Elastic Search, without any downtime.
Ben Christensen explains how Netflix optimizes server’s interaction with more than 800 client devices by creating customized concurrent service endpoints with RxJava and Hystrix.
Bijan Vaez discusses building large-scale cross-platform mobile apps with HTML5 including offline support, real-time interactivity, and device APIs (camera, GPS).
This panel discusses things to do and to avoid in building APIs for mobile apps, and answer attendees' questions on the topic.
Amit Jotwani, Adam Duvander, and Swift advise on creating and promoting APIs.
Chris Haddad, Pat Cappelaere, Asad Khan provide advice on successfully managing APIs throughout their life cycle as products.
The panelists discuss their approaches in using APIs and open standards and data in the education sector.
Mike Reich, Chris Metcalf, Gray Brooks discuss the challenges and benefits of using APIs in government and non-profit organizations.