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By: | Date: August 19, 2015 | Write a comment

Interested in the Summer of APIs virtual hackathon? Then we’ve got good news! In order to help you build and launch your API project, we’ve started hosting Office Hours with Kin Lane, API Evangelist and jury, so you can ask questions and get valuable feedback. These Office Hours will be hosted every Thursday from 11am to 12pm PT […]

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By: | Date: August 17, 2015 | Write a comment

Last June we hosted our first internal hackathon near Nantes, where a lot of our engineering team is based. We had a lot of fun and they made real progress with the Restlet platform! Here are the results of their efforts: 16 pull requests in the APISpark backend console 5 pull requests in the APISpark front-end console 2 pull requests for the Restlet […]

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By: | Date: August 03, 2015 | Write a comment

Restlet Framework now has a new mailing-list on Google Groups! We have moved the last bit of our venerable Tigris infrastructure that was still hosted there. Subscribers of the old mailing-list should have been migrated to this new group, but if you haven’t seen yet a post from that group, be sure to check if […]

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By: | Date: July 21, 2015 | 4 comments

As you may have noticed, at Restlet, we are fond of the bees. Our mascot, Sparky, is a big part of our company and so we decided to do something good for the bee community: we sponsored a hive! What does that mean? Well the concept is pretty simple. Every month, we give a little something ($$, […]

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Categories: General, Restlet General
By: | Date: July 08, 2015 | 2 comments

Partnership enables real-time data streaming for any RESTful API, decreasing bandwidth requirements by up to 66 times Palo Alto, Calif. and Grenoble, France, July 8, 2015 – Restlet, creators of the most widely deployed framework for building web APIs, and Streamdata.io, a technology company improving the user experience with real-time data, today announced a partnership […]

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Categories: General, Restlet General
By: | Date: July 07, 2015 | Write a comment

An API contains lively data, as new content is added and updated when calls are made. However, unless you poll the API regularly, you might not see how lively that data can be. How can you visualize what’s changed, to give the user a real-time view of what’s going on? Furthermore, how can you do […]

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By: | Date: June 23, 2015 | Write a comment

Joint customers provided with ability to seamlessly expose data and application integration pipelines as RESTful APIs June 23, 2015 – SnapLogic, an industry leader in enterprise integration platform as a service (iPaaS), and Restlet, creators of the most widely deployed framework for creating web APIs, today announced a strategic partnership that aims to simplify the […]

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By: | Date: June 22, 2015 | Write a comment

‘Summer of APIs’ virtual hackathon sets out summer-long timeline, rewarded by cool connected prizes for building and promoting APIs exposing open data Palo Alto, Calif., June 22, 2015 — Restlet, creators of the most widely deployed framework for APIs, today announced a summer-long API development contest focused on exposing useful and interesting Open Datasets worldwide. […]

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By: | Date: June 19, 2015 | Write a comment

Vim vs Emacs has always been a rather fun debate (but ultimately Vim will always win, of course), and the proof of the pudding is that there’s a REST console plugin for Vim! Under the hood, it’s using cURL for interacting with those Web APIs. But just as I tweeted about this REST support in […]

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Categories: Ecosystem, General, News, REST
By: | Date: June 12, 2015 | Write a comment

Should every company consider providing an API wonders Arnaud Lauret (alias API Handyman), yes he answers, on Nordics API blog, debunking common myths around APIs, and detailing what companies have to gain by opening up APIs. Mike Amundsen interviews Swagger founder Tony Tam on InfoQ. Manfred Bortenschlager shares one of the last posts of his […]

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Categories: Ecosystem, General, News, REST, Swagger