APIs

Script Lab - an Office add-in

Experiment with the Office JavaScript API without ever leaving Excel, Word, or PowerPoint! You can use Script Lab to:<p>Create and edit code snippets …

JavaScript

Learning to code might be the best (and cheapest) career choice you could make

Just to let you know, if you buy something featured here, Mashable might earn an affiliate commission.<p>If you've found yourself in a career rut, the best choice may just be to start from scratch and learn to code — no matter how many years of job experience you may have.<p>There’s so much new and …

Programming

SmartSoft Adds Email Address Validation API

SmartSoft Inc. has added a new feature to its address validation service. The Email Verification REST API validates the deliverability and quality of …

Advertising Industry

Arduino-Neopixel Traffic Map

This project displays live traffic conditions between two locations on a physical map, using an Arduino device that gathers data from the Google Maps API and then sets the color of a string of NeoPixels — green for good traffic, yellow for slower traffic, and red for bad traffic conditions, just …

Arduino

From Monolith to Microservice Architecture on Kubernetes, part 1 — The Api Gateway

In this blog series we’ll discuss our journey at Cupenya of migrating our monolithic application to a microservice architecture running on …

DevOps

Looking to the future of apps in Slack

Improving the way Slack apps are built, installed and distributed<p>When it comes to the future of our APIs, we want to share with you early and often. …

Software Development

A Massive Guide to Building a RESTful API for Your Mobile App

We build apps of all shapes and sizes here at Savvy Apps, but a common element is that they communicate with servers. Very few apps today operate …

Software Development

Creating a Static Blog with Gatsby

Gatsby is an incredible static site generator that allows for React to be used as the underlying rendering engine to scaffold out a static site that …

JavaScript

Postman offers free (small-project) API developer tools - Open Source Insider

Not exactly labelled as open source, but free nonetheless… API specialist Postman is offering its Postman 5.0 version with many of its paid features …

Software

Earnings Preview: What To Expect From Ebay On Thursday

Ebay is scheduled to release earnings after Thursday’s close. The stock just hit a record high of $37.20/share and is currently trading near that level. The stock is prone to big moves after reporting earnings and can easily gap up if the numbers are strong. Conversely, if the numbers disappoint, …

Business

React and Redux Testing with Jest: How Some Jokers Learned to Take Snapshots

TL;DR<p>We rewrote a large chunk of our tests using Jest. Snapshots replaced a whole slew of Enzyme expect statements and allowed us to more easily test our Redux actions and store. In the future, we hope to make use of some other features of Jest, such as the Multi-Project-Runner.<p>Old Tests<p>To …

JavaScript

HPE Exposes REST API Across Data Protection Suite

The Adaptive Backup and Recovery Suite consists of HPE Data Protector backup and recovery software, HPE Data Navigator monitoring tools and more.

Vmware

Audiomack cofounder on SoundCloud's financial woes: 'They turned their backs on their core audience'

This week, news of SoundCloud’s financial troubles came to light. Reports of 40% layoffs and an 80 day doomsday countdown have left artists and listeners wondering, “What went wrong?” and “Where will our music go?”<p>Audiomack (one of SoundCloud’s longtime competitors) took to Twitter on July 13 and …

Music

RAML for Designing APIs

What Is RAML?<p>RAML stands for <b>RESTful API Modeling Language.</b> RAML is generally used to design APIs to consume a web service. Designing an API is easy, …

DevOps

Which Spark machine learning API should you use?

You’re not a data scientist. Supposedly according to the tech and business press, machine learning will stop global warming, except that’s apparently …

Machine Learning

ergastR – R Wrapper for ergast F1 Results Data API

(This article was first published on <b>Rstats – OUseful.Info, the blog…</b>, and kindly contributed to R-bloggers)<p>By the by, I’ve posted a first attempt at …

Data Science

How LilGadgets Built an Ultra

When you’re two years old and going on a multi-country trip across Hong Kong and Southeast Asian from the USA …<p>The nearly twenty-hour flight from the …

eCommerce

Yahoo's Bullet looks ahead in querying streaming data | ZDNet

Yahoo is open sourcing a new query engine for streaming data that eliminates the need to cache data, and therefore can "look ahead" in querying data …

Big Data

With APIs, Mastercard Looks To A 'World Beyond Plastic'

Share Email<p>Could APIs be the great payment equalizers? One major payment company is ready to take that chance in an effort to expand the reach of its …

Banking

How To Fully Automate CI/CD - Even Secrets

Imagine a world where your continuous integration/continuous deployment environment is 100 percent automated, including the passing of …

Cloud Computing

Toward Go 2

Introduction<p>[This is the text of my talk today at Gophercon 2017, asking for the entire Go community's help as we discuss and plan Go 2. We will add …

Programming

Public preview

The connectivity check feature in Azure Network Watcher is in public preview. You can use Network Watcher to test a direct TCP connection from a …

Virtual Machine

Fans Geek Out Over ‘Game of Thrones’ Data - WSJ

Some people express their passion for “Game of Thrones” by binge watching the HBO series, posting plot theories online or perhaps dressing up as mother of dragons Daenerys Targaryen. Others write code.<p>Joakim Skoog built an application programming interface using quantified and structured data for …

Game of Thrones

Get your fake Yeezys: Counterfeit ads are all over Instagram - Digiday

<i>The Digiday Content Marketing Summit is coming up next month in Vail, Colorado, and we’re opening up a limited number of complimentary passes for</i> …

Advertising Industry

Bing Entity Search API and Project Prague

<i>This blog post was authored by the Microsoft Cognitive Services Team.</i><p>Microsoft Cognitive Services enables developers to augment the next generation …

Bing

Build Intelligent Robots with EZ

What if a robot could tell how you are feeling?<p>Microsoft Cognitive Services is a set of APIs and SDK services that can enable developers to easily …

Robots

Real-World Angular Series - Part 5: Animation and Template-Driven Forms

<b>TL;DR:</b> This 8-part tutorial series covers building and deploying a full-stack JavaScript application from the ground up with hosted MongoDB, Express, …

JavaScript

Divi Theme Update Changelog

version 3.0.62 ( updated 7-10-2017 )<br>– Enhanced the Static CSS system to allow for the creation and implementation of global CSS resources.<br>– Posts and …

Web Development

Everything new in iOS 11 beta 3

A third beta of iOS 11 for the compatible iPhone, iPad and iPod touch devices was released earlier today to Apple’s registered developers and members …

iOS

Asynchronous API calls with postlightmercury

Here is how the package works<p>Installation<p>Since the package is on cran, it’s very straight forward to install it:<p>Load libraries<p>We’ll need the …

Python Programming