There is an interesting discussion at LtU about difference between DSL and API. I think the difference is less technical and more semantic, in scope and in the role that each of them play. Considering what they mean the difference is on two levels – domain/application and language/interface. [Continue]

Providing Web API

The challenge in designing an API is to provide flexibility but also hide the irrelevant information. Alex Bosworth provides a nice list of rules for providing a Web API with some examples. What are a few simple rules for providing a web API? [Continue]

API Reference Heaven

This post has already been published on code::gallery blog which now has been merged into this blog. Found a very useful site for API reference – gotAPI (via Curt’s Comments). It is simply great to get all the searchable documentation for scripts and programming languages at one place. [Continue]



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