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By: | Date: May 27, 2015 | Write a comment

Last week Restlet and Sparky were at Gluecon, in Denver (CO) and had a blast! There were exciting industry talks. This one was given by our Chief Geek, Jerome Louvel: How REST APIs can glue all types of devices together. We showed cool demos and had very interesting talks about our API products: APISpark, Restlet […]

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Categories: General, Restlet General
By: | Date: May 21, 2015 | Write a comment

Jérôme Louvel, our chief geek at Restlet, was speaking at the GlueCon conference about Web APIs, and presented two sessions. The first one was about REST Web APIs, and how they are more and more becoming the glue that ties all the services and devices together. The second one explored ways to expose useful data […]

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Categories: General, REST
By: | Date: May 21, 2015 | Write a comment

May 23rd, is a special day: it’s Java’s 20th anniversary! Born in 1995, initially called Oak by its inventor James Gosling from Sun Microsystems, it was initially targeting interactive television, but progressively moved to greener pastures, with the (in-)famous Applets, and its motto “Write Once Run Anywhere”!

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

With his Groovy hat on, Restlet Product Ninja & Advocate, Guillaume Laforge, will be speaking at the GR8Conf Europe conference in Copenhagen (Denmark), early June. And Restlet is happy to announce it is sponsoring the event! Guillaume will be giving three presentations: State of the Groovy Nation: to update the Groovy community with the latest […]

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Categories: General, Groovy, News
By: | Date: May 15, 2015 | Write a comment

Let’s start with a shameless plug, with Restlet being proud to announce that Gartner named Restlet a Cool Vendor in specialized PaaS! Go, team, go!!! And I’ve also posted a new article on deeper domain models with APISpark’s composite properties. Happy birthday to Runscope for their 2nd anniversary! Arnaud Lauret, aka API Handyman, asks if […]

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Categories: Ecosystem, General, News
By: | Date: May 01, 2015 | 2 comments

Last week took place the API Strategy & Practice / APIDays Berlin conference. In this new edition of your API weekly news, I’ll start by covering all the great presentations that were given, hence why I’ve called today’s post the Berlin edition!

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Categories: Ecosystem, General, News
By: | Date: April 24, 2015 | Write a comment

Jérôme Louvel interviews RAML creator Uri Sarid for InfoQ and talks about the API industry, governance, technology and acquisitions. Kirsten Hunter is writing a book called Irresistible APIs, and you can follow the book progress with Manning’s Early Access Program. And if you’re interested, you can use the code “mlhunter” to get a discount (valid […]

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Categories: Ecosystem, General, News, REST
By: | Date: April 17, 2015 | Write a comment

InfoWorld’s Serdar Yegulalp writes about Twitter’s firehose shut-off as a hazard to the API economy. Kin Lane comes back on the topic as well. Nordics Apis explains that APIs are part of the “creative palette” mentioning the case of Absolut Vodka’s drink API! Bruno Pedro, in part 3 of the API lifecycle development stage speaks about […]

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Categories: Ecosystem, General, News, REST
By: | Date: April 10, 2015 | Write a comment

Ole Lensmar of SmartBear authored a guest post on 3Scale’s blog on Swagger for the masses, covering SmartBear’s plans for Swagger and the governance of the Swagger specification. With all the buzz around Swagger, I’d like to highlight a recent addition to APISpark: built-in Swagger UI support, to quickly try out your APIs directly from […]

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Categories: Ecosystem, General, News, REST
By: | Date: April 03, 2015 | Write a comment

Happy Easter everyone! Our little Sparky mascot here at Restlet is having fun with Easter bunnies and eating some chocolate eggs! And speaking of Easter, there’s a fun little API game where you have to wade through a maze to find some Easter eggs — I even created a little Groovy script to explore the […]

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Categories: General, News, REST