The ride-hailing company Uber opened its API for 11 launch partners back in 2014. The results were stunning; companies like Starbucks, Google Maps, OpenTable, and Trip Advisor implemented an Uber call-button into their software products, bringing increased customer satisfaction and many new business opportunities. Read more
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We recently sat down with GraphQL co-creator Lee Byron to learn about the history and future of GraphQL. Hope you enjoy!The Origins and Future of GraphQL
Ten years ago Lee Byron was a graphics engineer designing interactive news graphics at the New York Times when a friend approached him to join a small social media startup based in San Francisco, California. Read more
Build it and they will come. That might work for ghosts and baseball fields but, sadly, it’s not true for APIs. There’s nothing worse than spending months developing an API, or any other product for that matter, only to see it flounder after launch. Read more
While most organizations have matured in developing the glue between their information and application systems via APIs, many often overlook how to deliver and expose those APIs to their respective consumers.
Reusability and adoption are the driving factors for a healthy ROI from an API, but they are harder to obtain than you may think. Read more
Have you noticed that your API sometimes feels a bit misunderstood, seen as a sideline or a purely technical solution?