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By: | Date: March 02, 2015 | 5 comments

Several years ago, while networking within the Open Source ecosystem in France, I met Jérôme Louvel with his Restlet Framework.  I’ve been following what he’s built on the theme of APIs ever since. Recently, I was blown away by what the amazing APISpark platform and the Restlet Studio have to offer to developers, as well […]

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By: | Date: March 02, 2015 | 5 comments

I’m pleased to announce that Guillaume Laforge, well-known Java Rock Star, and project manager for Groovy, has joined Restlet to help accelerate the evolution of API tools that are critically needed by software developers. The Groovy ecosystem and community are extremely vibrant.  In 2014, Groovy was downloaded 4.5 million times.  Restlet plans to use Groovy […]

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By: | Date: February 20, 2015 | Write a comment

Justin Karneges, CEO of Fanout, stood up in front of 50 developers at a recent API Craft meetup in San Francisco and painted a picture of a world where APIs pushed data to recipients in realtime.  In Justin’s vision, news, stock information, chat, collaborative tools, and games will all be handled with a realtime API […]

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Categories: General
By: | Date: January 14, 2015 | Write a comment

Happy New Year. I’ve been involved with professional API development for 15 years and have never seen more excitement in the API Economy. If you’re an API developer, congratulations. Your skills will be in high demand as businesses offer more jobs at higher salaries. If you’re new to API development, I suggest it’s time to […]

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Categories: General, Restlet General
By: | Date: December 04, 2014 | Write a comment

Integrates Visual IDE, Open Source Framework, and Platform-as-a-Service for Web APIs Palo Alto, Calif., December 3, 2014 — Restlet, creators of the most widely deployed framework for APIs, today announced the general availability of their API platform, that consists of Restlet Studio, the world’s first browser-based IDE for APIs, APISpark, Restlet’s recently launched Platform-as-a-Service for […]

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Categories: General, Restlet Releases
By: | Date: July 30, 2014 | Write a comment

We’re excited to announce that APISpark has just won the DataWeek + API World 2014 award for Most Innovative API Infrastructure Solution! APISpark was selected by crowd vote, where thousands of DevNetwork community members voted on the top Data + API technologies of 2014.

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Categories: APISpark, General
By: | Date: July 09, 2014 | Write a comment

New weekly competition alert! Win prizes worth up to $250. Sparky, our APISpark mascot, is already on his way to the API Strategy & Practice conference in Chicago and is sending us some pics along the way. Help us find him in these pics using your API skills!

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By: | Date: May 02, 2014 | 1 comment

David Linthicum is an internationally known cloud computing visionary, technology innovator, and agent of change. He has been working with GigaOM Research for several years now.  In this report, he puts the spotlight on the PaaS market connections with web APIs, BaaS (Backend as a Service) and DBaaS (DataBase as a Service).

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Categories: General, Restlet General
By: | Date: February 11, 2014 | Write a comment

Kin Lane, API Evanglist, has been in the technology space for over 20 years and wants to help the world understand the great value and potential that is growing in the web API market.

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By: | Date: December 23, 2013 | Write a comment

The APISpark team is happy to report the launch of its public beta. The access is no longer restricted and you can sign up today to create your first API on APISpark.com! The launch was announced during the APIDays Conference (December 4th – 5th 2013) in Paris and feedback so far has been very encouraging. […]

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