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The OpenAPI Specification Turns 3

Big news in the world of APIs! Today, the Open API Initiative (OAI) released its 3.0.0 version of the OpenAPI Specification. In case you missed our past coverage of this evolving specification, the OpenAPI Spec (OAS) has quickly become an industry standard method to describe web APIs. The OpenAPI Specification was transmuted from Swagger, and…

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11+ Killer Open Data Sources and Free Visualization Tools

Data makes the world go round. The ability to pull, store, cleanse, train, move, mash, and extract data can mean success to a company. Those that can identify correlations and importantly causations are steps above the rest. Compound this with ever increasing processing speeds, and analytics become even accessible. While analyzing internal data…

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Insights From the Stack Overflow 2017 Developer Survey

It’s easy to become enveloped in “paradigm-shifting” technical dogma, to the point that API providers overlo personal qualities of the developers that consumer APIs and the end consumers affected by their implementations. Thankfully, there is an “out”, so to speak, for this kind of behavior. Surveys, especially when conducted on a broad criteria of participants,…

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7 Frameworks To Build A REST API In Go

We’ve previously talked about Go – it’s a very powerful, efficient, and lean language that powers both enterprise and small group applications. While Go itself is very powerful, as with any language, additional functionality is often desired, or outright required. When those situations arise, having a solid framework with which to depend on is very important….

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