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Open Data: How to Make it Work For Your Business?

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If you have a large amount of information, you might consider releasing it to others who can also benefit from it. This is an especially important consideration if you are already providing a public API, but are not offering easy access to your full dataset. Read more

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API Security: Deep Dive into OAuth and OpenID Connect

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OAuth 2 and OpenID Connect are fundamental to securing your APIs. To protect the data that your services expose, you must use them. They are complicated though, so we wanted to go into some depth about these standards to help you deploy them correctly. Read more

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Designing APIs for Machines

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The number of Internet-connected devices is growing at an astonishing rate. According to Cisco, in 2012, there were about 8.7 billion connected devices! In 2013 alone more than 280 thousand new devices were connected every hour, on average. This year, that number grew to more than 360 thousand new devices per hour. Read more

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Designing APIs for Humans

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One of the most discussed topics at this year’s NordicAPIs Platform Summit was API Design and how it can affect the way APIs are consumed. The discussions focussed on how design might affect the end users’ perception of your product. A number of speakers considered this a very important topic, and several discussions occurred throughout the event. Read more

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