Podcast 313: What Makes For A Great API?
tl;dr: "This week with chat with Matt Biilmann, CEO of Netlify, who has been building developer tools, content management systems, and web infrastructure for more than 30 years and is recognized for coining the term “Jamstack.” He opens up about what, in his opinion, makes a great API."
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10 Lesser-known Web APIs You May Want To Use
tl;dr: "In this article, I am going to talk about 10 more web APIs that are not so popular."
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How Should We Build The APIs Of Tomorrow?
tl;dr: "The global shift in internet traffic, plus the realities of the laws of physics, will start to challenge how we build APIs." Tomer ponders on what the future holds for API architecture.
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Best Practices For Managing And Storing Secrets Including API Keys And Other Credentials
tl;dr: "Secrets management doesn’t have a one-size-fits-all approach so this list considers multiple perspectives so you can be informed in deciding to, or not to, implement strategies."
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The Only Type of API Services I'll Use
tl;dr: Three pricing models are discussed - usage based, bucket based and enterprise. Randall strongly advocates for the first as "it heavily incentivizes both the customer and the service provider to act in everyone’s best interest."
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Why API Responses Should Be Signed
tl;dr: In an era of misinformation, Terence calls for APIs to be signed, and runs through why and conceptually how to implement this.
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