Tag: api

Meetup Talk on Building APIs

I spoke on Building APIs, focusing mostly on the upfront design of APIs, at the most recent Las Vegas PHP Meetup. Overall this was defiantly one of my better talks with lots of good feedback. One key things helped I

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Michael Tsai – PDFpen and iCloud

My largest long-term fear of OSX is that Apple will slowly turn off the ability for applications to be useful without using the App Store and thus some Apps may just not exist anymore (SuperDuper is the easy example).

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The Official Google Code Blog – Making money with Google In-App Payments for the Web

Apple’s cut is so out of portion to everything else comparable is the real problem.

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Lendle – Amazon revokes Lendle’s API access Update

Let’s hear it, good job Amazon on getting in touch with Lendle and coming to a reasonable solution.

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Twitter – Lendle – Amazon has revoked Lendle’s API access

It’s downright awful, Lendle was a great site where you could lend your Kindle books with people you wouldn’t even know.

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furbo.org – Twitterrific firsts

Third party clients have been at the forefront of the Twitter experience for many years, that differentiation and unique spin on the Twitter stream is what drove many of Twitter’s core functionality today.

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httpstat.us

Incredibly useful when building a front end to an API.

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Google Cloud Print – Introduction

It’ll probably work better than Apple’s half-vaporware AirPrint.

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The Typekit Blog – Type rendering: operating systems

It’s important to know as a designer how your text will render on different platforms.

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Dropbox – Developers

Dropbox launches a REST API.

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