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Assisted Token Flow: The Answer to OAuth Integration in Single Page Applications

OAuth is an incredibly popular internet standard for granting apps and web services access to the information available on other websites. Though the implementation is complex, the premise is simple: you tell a website you want to access its data, you log in with the user’s details, and off you go — but without some…

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Benefits Of The DevSecOps Approach

If there’s one takeaway from the recent data security issues, it’s this — security is a paramount concern for any organization, large or small. That’s why it’s so confusing, then, to see so many organizations taking a lax approach towards security. It’s often seen as a secondary consideration, a last step, and because of this,…

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Case Study: How Square Automates SDK Generation

A Software Developer Kit, or SDK is perhaps one of the most important things a web API can have. SDKs are a helpful system of libraries and frameworks to support the API, often including documentation and other guiines. What can’t be argued are their significance to developers. According to Tristan Sol of Square, “If you…

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Is REST Still a Relevant API Style?

What kind of API style should you be using? From SOAP, to REST, GraphQL, and new styles like gRPC, there are many competing standards for designing APIs and the way consumers interact with them. We’ve written about each before, but as the industry changes rapidly, there are always new concerns and opportunities for comparison. In…

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