The API Economy

The Five Axioms of the API Economy, Axiom #5 – Organizations Must Consume Core Competences of Others Through APIs

This is a joint post by Guest Author Craig Burton who writes at http://www.craigburton.com/ (craigburton) and 3scale’s Steven Willmott (njyx on twitter). The original axiom approach was dreamt up by Craig and we’ve iterated together since. The Five Axioms of […]

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APIs and the Connected Home – Panel at Connections 2014

As connectivity reaches more and more elements of our lives, the home is one of the key places where consumers experience the combination of APIs and devices. We participated in a great panel at the Connections 2014 in San Francisco […]

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Copyright

On Copyright and APIs, reflecting on Oracle vs Google

Yesterday’s Court Judgement in favor of Oracle in the Oracle v’s Google Java Lawsuit has caused a lot of debate online (CNET [Twice], FOOSPatents, Wired, Vox, GigaOm). Part of the coverage focused on the potential implications for Google. However, the […]

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The API Economy

The Five Axioms of the API Economy, Axiom #4 – Organizations must provide core competence through APIs

This is a joint post by Guest Author Craig Burton who writes at http://www.craigburton.com/ (craigburton) and 3scale’s Steven Willmott (njyx on twitter). The original axiom approach was dreamt up by Craig and we’ve iterated together since. The Five Axioms of […]

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Bitcasa Launches New CloudFS File System API

Bitcasa today announced a new dimension for the their powerful storage APIs. Launching CloudFS, developers can now access a full filesystem API for storage applications to create branded and non-branded secure high performance storage solutions. The CloudFS APIs provides storage […]

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The API Economy

The Five Axioms of the API Economy, Axiom #3 – APIs are an Economic Imperative

This is a joint post by Guest Author Craig Burton who writes at http://www.craigburton.com/ (craigburton) and 3scale’s Steven Willmott (njyx on twitter). The original axiom approach was dreamt up by Craig and we’ve iterated together since. The Five Axioms of […]

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The API Economy

The Five Axioms of the API Economy, Axiom #2— APIs are core to any cloud, social and mobile computing strategy

This is a joint post by Guest Author Craig Burton who writes at http://www.craigburton.com/ (craigburton) and 3scale’s Steven Willmott (njyx on twitter). The original axiom approach was dreamt up by Craig and we’ve iterated together since. The Five Axioms of […]

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APIStrat

Towards 1 Million APIs – Mulling over the Future of APIs: APIStrat Video

The APIStrat Amsterdam event had an amazing mix of content and it’s been hard to digest but videos help a great deal! One of the panels that stood out was the final panel with Adam Duvander, Mike Amundsen, Mark Boyd, […]

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The API Economy

The Five Axioms of the API Economy, Axiom #1— Everything and Everyone will be API-enabled

This is a joint post by Guest Author Craig Burton who writes at http://www.craigburton.com/ (craigburton) and 3scale’s Steven Willmott (njyx on twitter). The original axiom approach was dreamt up by Craig and we’ve iterated together since. The API Economy is […]

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Refelctions on the 25th Anniversary WWW Web Panel: Equality and Neutrality are Key – Even as Programmability Increases

This morning’s 25th Anniversary W3C’s panel on the next 25 years of the web was fascinating, with some great people up on stage including Tim Berners-Lee. The panelists covered key topics including: Don’t take the Web for granted. The Web […]

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