API Digest #35: The Last Gems of 2015 in Review
Though it’s three days of the new year behind already, sparing a couple of minutes to groove on some of the gems of the last few weeks of 2015 could still be very enjoyable! That’s what you can do with the first API digest of this twelvemonth.
Speaking of grooving, Guillaume Laforge invites you to take 90-minute a Groovy REST. Hear him talking about APIs, how Groovy and REST services interact, and how to test such APIs with Spock to be “enterprisey".
Getting socially acceptable involves dressing up a bit. Taking your API out in public is just the same, but how fancy should the clothes be? Lorinda Brandon, Senior Product Manager at Capital One, has a few API fashion tips as well as a couple of words on what things to figure out before taking your API public.
The most amusing witty talk you might be very unlucky to have missed is “A Quest for Simplicity” by Arnaud Lauret. The depths of ISs, the heights of APIs, and ROAST API recipe are what you can catch up on in the latest API Handyman blog post.
Yogeshwar Srikrishnan believes documentation tools used to support REST are similar to REST itself -- both suffer from the lack of standards. But he knows what could save the first ones mentioned, and that’s the secret he reveals in REST API Documentation – Part 1.
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