APIs

API Documentation Browser 'Dash' Returns to iOS App Store As a Free Download

Last October, popular API documentation browser Dash was removed from the iOS App Store after Apple accused the app's developer, Kapeli, of fraudulent conduct involving hundreds of fake reviews.<p>Kapeli's Apple developer account was terminated in the controversy, and with no way to sell the app on …

Apps

Twilio’s Proxy API connects people anonymously

Twilio is making it easier to connect two people anonymously through text messages and phone calls with a new API launching today. Proxy will handle the task of provisioning phone numbers to connect people anonymously instead of requiring developers to handle that process manually.<p>The service is …

Freedom of Information

Casio Pro Trek Smart WSD-F20 – Software, Battery Life and Verdict

What is the Casio Pro Trek Smart WSD-F20?<p>The Casio WSD-F20 is a watch made for active people. It looks more like a top-end runner’s watch, rejecting …

Wearable Tech

A new Google tool actually lets you search videos for specific objects

Google's computer vision technology is now so good it's able to find specific objects within a video or group of videos.<p>During the company's Cloud …

Machine Learning

The steady rise of GraphQL

Today GitHub announced that the next version of their API will use a new technology developed by Facebook called GraphQL.<p>GraphQL may eventually come …

JavaScript

An Easier Way to Manage the List of Resources Returned by Your Queries Using a New Pagination Parameter in the Resource Groups Tagging API

Today, the Resource Groups Tagging API introduced a pagination parameter to the GetResources action that makes it easier for you to manage lists of …

Cloud Computing

Overview of AirWatch REST APIs

The authorization header should hold the value in the following example format:<p>Certificate Authentication<p>Uses a self-signed certificate generated by …

Vmware

Google Releases Tool to Help Filter Out Hurtful Comments Online

Google has released a new API for publishers which uses machine learning to filter out hurtful comments online. The new tool, called Perspective, can …

Machine Learning

Calling SharePoint REST API with POST from Fiddler

This is a quick one act drama about how to use Fiddler to issue POST requests to a SharePoint REST API.<p>Act 1<p>Fiddler has a nice feature called …

Microsoft SharePoint

OEP-9: User Authorization (Permissions) — Open edX Proposals 1.0 documentation

Specification¶<p>Most authorization checks in Python code should use the standard Django authorization API, including the optional support for …

Software Development

Amazon Athena adds API/CLI, AWS SDK support, and audit logging with AWS CloudTrail

You can now run queries on Amazon Athena via the REST API using the AWS SDK available in Java, .NET, Node.js, PHP, Python, Ruby, Go, and C++. Please …

Cloud Computing

Thoughts on the serverless development experience

In no particular order.<p>This was a tweet thread that became unwieldy.<p>I could be doing things very wrong, so feedback to improve is very …

Engineering

json-api-normalizer: An Easy Way To Integrate The JSON API And Redux

As a front-end developer, for each and every application I work on, I need to decide how to manage the data. The problem can be broken down into the …

JavaScript

Google Jobs API: The Future of Intense Job Poaching?

Google announced its coming release of Google for jobs, after having closed its alpha on its jobs API we were expecting it. Where could it lead …

Employment

SweetIQ Announces Official Snapchat Partnership and API Integration

SweetIQ by ReachLocal has announced a new partnership with Snapchat. Effective immediately, clients will be able to launch, manage and measure branded Geofilter campaigns directly from the SweetIQ Hub.<p>The Snapchat tool on SweetIQ’s dashboard is multi-functional: brands can define the radius of …

Snapchat

Calling the API by Making HTTP Query Requests

This section contains general information about using the Query API for AWS Organizations. For details about the API operations and errors, see the …

Cloud Computing

Vulkan and OpenCL will merge into a single API - Software

Earlier this week the Khronos Group issued a press release concerning the availability of a finalised OpenCL 2.2 specification with SPIR-V 1.2. …

Software

Dragontail secures Roseman contract

Dragontail Systems will integrate DTS tracking capabilities into Roseman Engineering's tracking system, based on Google advanced technologies.<p>Roseman …

You'll soon be able to send money with Google Assistant

And buy things online using your Google account<p>Google's approach to money is many-pronged. There's Google Wallet, Android Pay, the open Payment Request API it's spearheading, and now the brand new "Google Payment API," to name just a few of its approaches.<p>This latest system will allow you to buy …

Google

Let’s Capture Missing or Insufficient SharePoint REST Endpoints

1 minute read<p>Today I got an alert that the SharePoint UserVoice suggestion from Corey Roth (@coreyroth) entitled Add managed metadata term store …

Software Development

One Awkward Thing About MobX: Complex Models

Let's take an example from my day job. An onboarding step for new tutors is a subject exam. It starts with this page:In this case, the applicant has …

JavaScript

Helping Standardize How We Communicate About the API Integration Possibilities

Showcasing the integrations that are possible with your API via your API developer portal is an increasingly important way to demonstrate the …

DevOps

A 21st-Century Health IT System — Creating a Real

The 21st Century Cures Act requires that certified health IT products have an application programming interface that allows health data to be …

Health Care

Apache Solr Hello World Example

1. Introduction<p>Apache Solr is a powerful tool for real-time enterprise search. It is a REST-API based open source tool. It’s main functionalities are …

Databases

New in the Congress API: Congressional Statements and More

The U.S. Capitol in Washington, D.C. (Andrew Harrer/Bloomberg via Getty Images)<p>We’ve got a few updates on our Congress API to tell you about.<p>First, …

U.S. Congress

Woodlot - A JSON logging utility that supports ExpressJS, provides multi-format output and an easy to use events API.

For details on more output formats and usage, please read the documentation.<p>Use Woodlot's events API to track log data at different points<p>Use those …

Python Programming

Enhancements to Application Insights Smart Detection

We’re happy to introduce two enhancements to Smart Detection in Application Insights, which automatically notifies you if your live web app shows …

JavaScript

APIs – the key to collaboration between fintech and traditional finance institutions

Fintech is transforming our economic world and, for financial institutions, represents a pervasive threat to their traditional business model—as well …

FinTech

Five Ways Google Tensorflow Beats Caffe

When it comes to using software frameworks to train models for machine learning tasks, Google’s TensorFlow beats the University of California …

Deep Learning

Chrome to add support for Payment Request API, allowing users to complete purchases w/ third-party apps

As we near Google I/O officially kicking off, we’re starting to see some hints emerge as to what the company has up its sleeve for this year’s event. A new report from XDA this evening details Google’s plans to adopt the Payment Request, a move that will be announced at Google I/O…<p>Essentially, the …

Google