Traffic and Weather - API Podcast
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Hosted by John Sheehan (@johnsheehan), co-founder of Runscope and Steve Marx (@smarx), Developer Advocate at Dropbox.
||CleanEpisode 29: "That’s the kind of API podcast experience you expect from a traffic reporter and a meteorologist."||Recorded: 4/3/15 Duration: 48:19 Show Links:App Quality Bundle - Build better software with Code Climate, Runscope, Ghost Inspector, Circle CI, Sentry and Xamarin Test CloudSwagger + SmartBear! | Reverb for Developers BlogQuantifying The Community Around The Swagger API Specification ·Let’s get Swagger right | Restlet - We Know About APIsIntroducing Azure API Apps - .NET Web Development and Tools Blog - Site Home - MSDN BlogsAzure App Service API Apps with Scott Hunter | Azure Friday | Channel 9Episode 18: "This will be way easier." — Traffic and WeatherEpisode 22: "You can pick which wrong way you want to do this." — Traffic and WeatherHow many HTTP status codes should your API use? | Dropbox Developer BlogJSON in URLs | Dropbox Developer BlogNanonid/rison · GitHubRandall Degges - Why I Love Basic AuthOAuth2 Token Generator - Runscope||4/7/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 28: "Everybody likes to listen to people searching for things on Twitter."||Recorded: 3/19/15 Duration: 40:46 Show LinksLimitations of the GET method in HTTP | Dropbox Developer BlogDropbox starts using POST, and why this is poor API design. Dropbox starts using POST, and why this is poor API design | Hacker News Pushpin Episode 9: "Come on down to the speakeasy and let's do some webhooks!"singingwolfboy/webhookdb · GitHub Ned Batchelder: REST API gotcha, and webhookdb JSON API (@jsonapi) | Twitter IBM's JSONx, or how to represent JSON in XML - Side Bar WTF - What the Daily WTF?IBM Knowledge Center Micro-Services for Dysfunctional Teams | Dejan Glozic Mike Amundsen on Twitter: ""Each microservice is an independent, autonomous process with no dependency on other microservices."... http://t.co/83VouSriIF"||3/19/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 27: Spider Pirates (Live from API Strategy and Practice Chicago 2014)||Recorded: September 25, 2014 Length: 26:28 Inspired by Wait Wait...Don't tell me! Steve and John recorded this episode with the help of brave audience members at API Strategy and Practice in Chicago. Games included Bluff the Listener, API Limericks and Lightning Fill in the Blank. Video available at http://trafficandweather.io/posts/2014/9/28/video-from-traffic-and-weather-live-at-api-strategy-and-practice-chicago-2014||9/29/2014||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 26: "It's a great time to be alive, it really is."||Recorded: 8/24/14 Duration: 37:02 Show LinksTraffic And Weather Returns For APIStrat Chicago #apistratScottGu's Blog - Azure: New DocumentDB NoSQL Service, New Search Service, New SQL AlwaysOn VM Template, and moreGoogle Cloud Datastore — Google DevelopersNYT Developers | CareersThe S in RESTUber for DevelopersIntroducing the Uber API | Uber BlogBizcoder - A drive by review of the Uber API||8/29/2014||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 25: "I just write perfect code so there’s no need to test it."||Recorded: 6/3/14 Duration: 37:10 Show LinksAnnouncing Dropbox webhooks - Developer Blog - Dropbox dropbox_hook.py: a tool for testing your webhooks - Developer Blog - Dropbox A Survey of the Localhost Proxying Landscape — John Sheehan APIs.io APIs.json Format TDD your API » Balanced: Blog||6/9/2014||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 24: "I don’t really know what that’s referring to."||Recorded: 4/29/14 Duration: 26:38 Show LinksBenchmarking APIs - why it’s important, and howInternationalisation in a RESTful worldopentable / nice-cachePerformance testing our Search APIWhen to performance test in production||5/5/2014||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 23: "It's not like our show has any structure at all."||Recorded: 3/16/14 Duration: 27:14 John and Steve talk about Microservices, the meaning of names and words, and discuss the value of having browsable APIs. Show LinksMicroservicesFlynnMicro Service Architecture by James Hughes Flask APIHacker News: Flask API – Browsable Web APIs for FlaskPython Eveflask-restfulflask-restlessRequestBin||3/30/2014||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 22: "You can pick which wrong way you want to do this."||Recorded: 2/16/14 Length: 31:04 Steve and John release another iteration of a discussion on versioning (yes, again). Then we learn about safely invoking webhooks, including a common strategy for mitigating risk. Steve starts to see the light on SDKs after someone other than John starts to convince him. Lastly we discuss strategies for monitoring your APIs and how HTTP 2.0 isn't so scary after all. Show LinksTroy Hunt: Your API versioning is wrong, which is why I decided to do it 3 different wrong waysHave I been pwned? API v2How to safely invoke WebhooksHacker News Discussion: How to safely invoke WebhooksWhy I Don't Want Your SDK in ProductionHacker News Discussion: Why I avoid SDKs in productionOpen sourcing Pingpong: Latency and Uptime Monitoring for HTTP ServicesAPI Monitoring: Up Is Not EnoughNine Things to Expect from HTTP/2||2/23/2014||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 21: "Servers are people too."||Recorded: 12/17/13Length: 21:30 John and Steve say 'idempotent' a lot because it makes them feel smart and then discuss what the upcoming year holds for us all in API land. Show LinksUse PUT for Partial Updates in your REST APIAPI Predictions 2014API Commons||12/30/2013||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 20: "I'm going to punch a wall."||Recorded: 12/4/13 Duration: 24:56 The epic conclusion to our discussion on the dangers and benefits of SDKs and an overview of Runscope Radar. Show LinksEpisode 18Runscope Radar||12/27/2013||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 19: Consistently Available Pizza (Live from API Strategy and Practice)||Recorded: 10/24/13 Live at API Strategy and Practice SF Duration: 27:00 Show LinksThe Consistency Alphabet SoupWhy no one wants to use your APIJason Harmon||11/4/2013||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 18: "This will be way easier."||Recorded: October 16, 2013 Length: 36:14 Show Links When SDKs Are Better than APIs RestSharp twilio-csharp Requests for Python HTTParty request for Node.js OkHttp Is Evernote’s RESTless API Approach A Model For Other API Designs? Apache Thrift||10/20/2013||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 17: "Twentysomethingth"||Recorded: October 4, 2013Duration: 24:07 Show Links Common OAuth Security Mistakes and Threat Mitigations The OAuth Bible Parse Developer Day Video Series: How to Design Great APIs Kevin Lacker (lacker) on Twitter Making Wrong Code Look Wrong - Joel on Software Testing in go-github Will Norris (willnorris) on Twitter httptest - The Go Programming Language||10/15/2013||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 16: "I'm going to start a society of wire stewards."||Recorded: August 21st, 2013 Length: 20:13 Show LinksOAuth 2 the Hard WayJSON Compression: Transpose & Binary||8/26/2013||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 14: "Traffic and Unicorns"||Recorded: July 11, 2013Length: 34:44 Show LinksDBXDropbox ChooserDropbox SaverDropbox Datastore APIAPI Changelog Beautiful Souplxml HTML diffsDeveloper API Monitoring||7/21/2013||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 13: "1-800-I-LOVE-BRAND-NEW-CARPETING"||Recorded: 6/25/13Length: 34:00 Show LinksVerifiable Messaging over HTTP JSON Web Token (JWT) Patterns for REST API bulk operations The OAuth Bible Your API Consumers Aren’t Who You Think They Are Designing APIs for Humans Is your Web API susceptible to a CSRF exploit?||6/28/2013||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 12: "I don't know that we really wanted to be in there together."||Recorded: 6/3/13Length: 43:03 Show Links Docker 0.4.0 release note, june 3 2013Video: Building Your Own Platform Service Using Docker Levi's applies for trademarks, 49ers might be playing at 'Field of Jeans' Windows Azure: Announcing Major Improvements for Dev/Test in the Cloud Faster development, global scale, unmatched economics… Windows Azure delivers. Best Practices for Designing a Pragmatic RESTful API RFC 6648 - Deprecating the "X-" Prefix and Similar Constructs in Application Protocols Joining Dropbox - blog.smarx.com DBX - DropboxMeet Runscope Runscope Lands $1.1M From True Ventures And Andreessen Horowitz For Tools That Address The Broken API Plague Herding Code 168: John Sheehan on Runscope||6/7/2013||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 11: "I think they should call this Unicorn."||Recorded: 5/6/13Length: 32:38 Show Notes JSON API Twitter Developer Rules of the RoadHacker News: JSON APIJSON Patch (RFC 6902) URL template specification Open Data (OData) ProtocolIntroducing the API Status Board Zapier API Status Dashboard api-status.com Docker 0.3.0 release notes Docker - the Linux container runtimeLXC Google now treats .io as a gccTLD | Hacker News||5/12/2013||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 10: "You heard it here last!"||Recorded: 4/23/13Length: 31:21 Show Notes:Unicorn / UnirestIntel Is Buying Mashery To Get Deeper Inside The Data CenterCA Acquires Layer 7 Technologies To Connect Cloud, Mobile And Internet Of Things As API Market Starts To ConsolidateMuleSoft Buys Programmable Web From Alcatel-Lucent, Marking The Telco’s Departure From A Core API CommunityAPI HubSecure Your REST API… The Right WayWhy the hell does your API still use basic auth?Authentication: Don’t Be CleverStop Designing Fragile Web APIs||4/29/2013||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 9: "Come on down to the speakeasy and let's do some webhooks!"||Recorded: 4/9/13 Length: 24:42 Show Notes:The Argument for Real-Time REST APIsStripe WebhookAn HTTP Reverse Proxy for RealtimeMongrel2The 1920s||4/15/2013||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 8: "I'm going to withdraw my objection"||Recorded: 3/19/13Length: 28:27 Show Notes:APIs are Dead, Long Live APIsNetflix - Changes to the Public API ProgramPinboard API Tax Proposal - Kin LaneRequest for comments: API tax proposalcisimple - Check out our shiny new API and Pusher integration!||3/27/2013||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 7: "I went through three clichés there"||Recorded: 2/26/13 Length: 42:30 Show Notes:Traffic and Weather - Virtualized API StacksStop Writing REST API ClientsTolga Tezel Twitterunio - One REST API Client for AllAphyr - Timelike 2: everything fails all the timeNotes on Distributed Systems for Young BloodsThe power of two random choicesWindows Azure Service Disruption from Expired CertificateMicrosoft Azure overtakes Amazon’s cloud in performance testNasuni - The State of Cloud Storage 2013 Industry Report (pdf)||3/7/2013||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 6: "I'm going to take all this out."||Recorded: 1/28/13Length: 25:29 Show Notes:Haters Gonna HATEOASRichardson Maturity ModelRoy Fielding: REST APIs Must be Hypertext-drivenHAL - Hypertext Application LanguageHypermedia DNAHypermedia APIs - Jon MooreHow to Think About OAuthRunscope OAuth2 Token GeneratorThe Good and the Bad of OAuth 2.0 Authorization ImplementationsVirtualized API Stacks||1/31/2013||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 5: "Unknown if he's a Ferrari lover"||Recorded: 1/18/13Length: 26:58 Show Notes:How not to design your APIIE cross-domain errorOKCupid Blind Date App: Beware Privacy FlubOptimizing the Netflix APIEstimating the Number of Non-Public APIsSDK Bridge||1/23/2013||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 4: "The snark is strong with this one."||Recorded: 1/8/13Length: 24:24 Show Notes:2012 API Community Survey ResultsJSONPCORSPubSubHubbubFull Contact Stats APITwilio Usage APIFacebook Promises to Break Things Only Four Times a YearApp.net API MigrationsFacebook API MigrationsRunscope Private Preview (Sign up!)||1/17/2013||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 3: "If you don't do it I'm going to cry."||This episode was brought to you by:Sign up for SendGrid using this link to save 25% on any plan. Recorded: 12/21/12Length: 29:21 Show Notes:Box API v2 AnnouncementClemens’ TweetGitHub APIAPIHubAPIHub AnnouncementAPI JobsFirebase Security API AnnouncementFirebase Security API Hacker News DiscussionFirefeed: Firebase Sample AppJWT SpecJWT Implementations in various languages.NET JWT Library2012 API Community Survey||12/26/2012||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 2: "Please contact the police."||This episode was brought to you by:Sign up for SendGrid using this link to save 25% on any plan. Recorded: 12/10/12Length: 35:13 Show Notes:Introducing the AWS tools for Windows PowershellWindows Software now supported on AWS MarketplaceAWS MarketplaceS3 Lower Pricing AnnouncementWindows Azure Storage Drops Pricing by as Much as 28%Parse: Introducing The Cloud Code ConsoleAsync HTTP Responses with Response RedirectionHTTP Subscriptions Spec DraftHTTP Subscriptions Spec - Revisiting Verification DiscussionHTTP 2.0 First Draft PublishedWhy HTTP/2.0 does not seem interesting||12/10/2012||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 1: "It doesn't work on smart girls."||This episode was brought to you by:Sign up for SendGrid using this link to save 25% on any plan. Recorded: 12/4/12Length: 28:37 Show Notes:Jonathan Kressaty (He named our show, HIGH FIVE!)@TrafficAndWx@johnsheehan@smarxX-Callback HeaderJeff Lindsay @progriumPubsubhubbubWebhooks Google GroupHTTP Status CodesWebgun.ioMike KellyTemplated WebhooksZapier PlatformEran Hammer’s Realtime Conf TalkHawkOzOAuth 2 and the Road to Hell||12/6/2012||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 0: "Pilot"||Length: 52:53Recorded: 11/12/12 Show Notes: The FlatteristAditiSite44Dropbox Delta APIUsing Dropbox’s Delta API: Lessons Learned From Site44Tweetro hits Twitter token limitWebscriptTwimletsTwimlbinRespondto.itWebscript on Hacker NewsAzure Mobile Web Services ScriptsParse Cloud CodeStartup School 2011: James Lindenbaum on HerokuCloud9Wikipedia: DevOps||12/4/2012||Free||View in iTunes|
John and Steve are a great duo
Informational, relevant and entertaining all at the same time. Thanks Guys!
Best API related podcast
One of the most enjoyable podcasts concerning APIs, hosted by a pair of awesome dudes.
Only complaint - not frequent enough, but I'll let it slide :)
This podcast is 200 OK!
Terrific content, well delivered, great rapport. So many things happening in this space, and this is a great place to get up to date tips and tricks on all things API and http related.