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Webservice vs API

To understand Web services clearly, one has to understand what an API is. API stands for Application Programming Interface. It is basically a set of functions exposed by an application/module to be used by another application/module. 170 more words

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Late night Thoughts on #API Engineering

It is only a few months ago when I decided to embark on the serious journey of blogging about technology and mainly about APIs. I have to admit that it is not always “sunny”, and I am getting more rarely in the mood of writing anything related. 335 more words

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True MOZ's Will Intelligent Personal Assistants Replace Websites? or your website was an api to your business

Intelligent Personal Assistants (IPAs) are capable of radically disrupting the way we search for and consume information on the Internet. T

he convergence of several trends and technologies has resulted in a new interface through which people will be able to interact with your business. 212 more words

Operational CRM

Scaling Celery #Heroku Workers with Hirefire.io

Recently I had to heavily use background workers because of the increasing traffic on Orfium. This caused me a little bit of panic because I am mostly an API/Rest guy and not of such a favour of MQTT. 1,011 more words

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Why It Could Be a While Before Apple Can Open Stores in India - India Real Time - WSJ

India’s finance ministry has rejected a government-panel recommendation to exempt Apple Inc. from local sourcing requirements, two government officials said, in a decision that could effectively block the technology company’s plan to open its own retail stores in the country. 140 more words


UX Excellence Through Understanding Archetype

May 19 Presentation to the INNOV8COLLECTIVE in Vancouver British Columbia, Canada. 20160519.0712.Xcellencepresentation

Gordon Moore, chairman emeritus of Intel Corp. predicted in 1965 that the amount of processing per square inch of computing would double at a predictable rate ongoingly. 3,145 more words


Archetype in Digital Design, 3

In previous articles we introduced the concept of archetypal design in machine interfaces. Today we take a deeper dive into the four native human archetypes that might also be inferred into machine mechanics, therefore providing a bridge into our topic: the machine-human liaison: interface design. 568 more words