Friday, October 14, 2016

2016-10-14 Friday - The 2016 Top Programming Languages

The 2016 Top Programming Languages

http://spectrum.ieee.org/computing/software/the-2016-top-programming-languages

2016-10-14 Friday - Is REST Holding Your API Performance Hostage?

Github's recent adoption of Facebook's GraphQL has me reconsidering ways to approach API design for my own clients...
There is no silver bullet (or free lunch) to balancing the concerns of performance, complexity, and minimizing leaking-the-abstraction - but there are very powerful and compelling advantages to the GraphQL approach that are worthy of your consideration in your approach to building APIs that minimize long-term maintenance, network latency, and providing greater flexibility to your service consumers