Let’s face it; the current approach to building APIs is busy. We want to deploy everywhere, scale quickly, and automate as much as we can. No doubt, this presents some new challenges. In particular, how are we supposed to build against APIs that are incomplete or unstable? Read more
Posts Tagged: 2019
We interview three experts on the state of REST API design
Representational State Transfer, or REST, is a dominant architectural pattern. Since Roy Fielding conceived it in 2000, REST has become the predominant method to design robust web APIs. However, with the advent of new application demands, some question whether REST is right for every single use case. Read more
Meet Tina Huang: she’s the co-founder and CTO of Transposit, an API composition platform that makes it easy to build and deploy API-dependent applications. Having worked at tech giants Apple, Google, and Twitter, Tina has always been passionate about developer experience. Read more
We interview Noah Dietz, a Software Engineer at Google and speaker at the upcoming Austin Summit 2019.
2019 will see the growing popularity of plenty of new and powerful approaches to building great APIs. Between growing amounts of data, a 21st century need-for-speed, and ever-tighter regulations, secure and effective API design is more important than ever — and we find that observing trends can be the best way to identify what’s working for others. Read more