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By: | Date: February 11, 2014 | 1 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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By: | Date: December 17, 2013 | Write a comment

What an event! First of all, let me just say that as a newbie to the API arena, I found this conference to be full of valuable information and extremely rich in content. There were many industry-leading speakers. Jérôme Louvel, CEO of Restlet, was a speaker for the first day of the event and had […]

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By: | Date: November 13, 2013 | Write a comment

All the Restlet team is excited to share some great news today. We are announcing a large seed funding round, our company Board and new team members! Open Roots When I launched the Restlet open source project on TheServerSide in 2005 as a consultant, I didn’t know how far this could lead me, but I knew […]

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

Summer has been hot for the APISpark team. We improved the overall platform stability, fixed more than 50 issues, and added many new features. Today, we are happy to roll out a new release in production! Re-expose your backend as web APIs Today, mobile and HTML 5 applications are connected. These applications rely on a […]

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By: | Date: May 21, 2013 | Write a comment

Today we are rolling out a third release of APISpark beta. The previous releases are described in blog posts #1 and #2. If you want an access to the beta, please share your interest in APISpark on Twitter (@apispark). Also, you might want to read our latest “How much REST should your web API get?” […]

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Categories: APISpark, Restlet General
By: | Date: May 02, 2013 | 10 comments

There is an ongoing debate regarding the proper way to design web APIs. This is often related to the following terms: Hypermedia APIs (see this O’Reilly book) REST endpoints (see Roy T. Fielding’s tweet) REST APIs (see this  O’Reilly book and Roy T. Fielding’s blog post) RESTful Web Services (see this O’Reilly book) RESTful Web APIs (see our ‘Restlet in Action’ book) […]

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By: | Date: April 04, 2013 | Write a comment

Thanks to your feed-back, we have spent the past month improving APISpark with more stability and new features. Find below and overview of the changes available in production! We are also extending access to the public beta to even more users in the waiting list. Faster API deployment We have significantly reduced the API deployment […]

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Categories: APISpark, Restlet General
By: | Date: February 25, 2013 | Write a comment

After 2 years of R&D and following our announce of APISpark à GigaOM Mobilize last September, our team has been working intensly to complete and stabilize our public beta version. Today, we are very excited to launch it, starting with the initial list of persons who signed up to get an access to the beta. If […]

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Categories: APISpark, Restlet General
By: | Date: October 19, 2012 | 5 comments

Preface Early on, users of Restlet Framework asked for better and more complete documentation and it became clear that we needed to make serious efforts on this front. At the end of 2008, we started to look for a publisher that would support our idea of a Restlet book. When Guillaume Laforge, head of Groovy […]

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