APIs

APIs are mechanisms that enable two software components to communicate with each other using a set of definitions and protocols.

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APIs

Understanding REST API? Do they Rest?

Welcome to the world of RESTful APIs, the unsung heroes of our online experiences. As seamless as ordering a pizza with a tap on your screen might seem, there's a complex dance of data and commands happening in the background, choreographed by REST APIs.

By Rahul Khinchi
2 months ago
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Takeaways From 5 Terrible API Breaches

APIs power our digital world but often face security flaws, leading to major breaches and data leaks. This article explores significant API-related incidents, their causes, and impacts, offering insights for enhancing API security to prevent future vulnerabilities.

By Bill Doerrfeld
2 months ago
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How to Build a Perfect API Description

To improve OpenAPI specs, adopt YAML and OpenAPI v3.1.0 for clarity and compatibility. Follow strict naming conventions for consistency. Leverage graphical editors, AI assistance, and validation tools to simplify and enhance the development process, ensuring accurate and efficient API documentation.

By Phil Sturgeon
3 months ago