Twitter Finally Provides The Ecosystem With Good Direction

When I first read the announcement about the API changes and recommendations I was shocked and angry. Like many developers, I had yelled when they stopped whitelisting applications, and I thought this new announcement was going too far. Thankfully, my family obligations did not allow me to write this post immediately following the announcement. So,… Read More Twitter Finally Provides The Ecosystem With Good Direction

The Problem Is Not JSON Or XML, It Is About Data Context

There is an interesting discussion occurring regarding data transfer in web applications. The discussion has centered on the differences between JSON and XML in the¬†JavaScript heavy sites. It started with Norm Walsh commenting on Twitter and Foursquare removing support for XML in their APIs. The basic idea of his post was that if you are… Read More The Problem Is Not JSON Or XML, It Is About Data Context