API Alchemy

API Alchemy – Education and Learning Resources for APIs

UPDATE: API Alchemy is now API Codex – where you’ll still find all the API magic you need. Thanks for helping us build the definitive, ultimate collection of API resources.  […]

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A Cambrian Moment – but not Just for Startups

The Economist this week released a 16 page special report (PDF directly here) on the extraordinary boom in startups around the globe. The article is excellent and well worth reading […]

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APISTRAT Comes to Europe – Proud to Announce APISTRAT Amsterdam 2014

We’re really happy that after two successful events we can now announce the first European edition of the API Strategy & Practice Conference, which will be held next March 26-28, 2014 […]

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Predictions 2014

API Predictions 2014

2013 has been an impressive year for API technology both in terms adoption, technology and investment. The number of APIs listed in the ProgrammableWeb directory crossed 10,000 for the first […]

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UNDATA

Reviving the Unofficial UNData API

The UN has an amazing repository of data hosted at data.un.org and back in 2009 we set up quickly built system to turn the zip-file archives of data into a […]

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Out of the Box API Developer Portals with More Style

Creating a good experience for your developers is must have for your API. To make this easier we’ve been working hard to update the out-of-box developer portals available automatically in […]

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More Thoughts on an API Commons

At Defrag this week got together with Kin Lane at API Evangelist to talk about something we’d been working on together for a while – an initiative to try to […]

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The Age of Context and the API Economy – One can’t exist without the other

At the APIStrat conference last week there was a great panel on the API Economy and we were lucky enough to have Craig Burton speaking (thank you Craig). As a […]

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Building Great APIs (Part III) – The need for API Management and Infrastructure

In previous parts of the series we covered the need for APIs to be be valuable, have business models and be easy to adopt. In this post we’ll cover the […]

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Free eBook on the Joining the API Economy

APIs have been growing in important steadily over the last few years but growth this year has exceeded even our high expectations and it is truly becoming the case that […]

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